If you are using an Android device, then you might be very well aware of the rooting method that can help you unlock all the features and give you complete control over your device. If you don’t know how to root your smartphone or tablet, then you don’t need to worry as we are going to show you a simple method that can be used to root Android phone without computer. That’s right! You don’t need any computer or laptop because we can root our Android smartphones without them.
You might have heard about the Framaroot app. It is a one-click root tool that can help you root any Android device that is compatible with the application. With Framaroot app, you can root any Android smartphone without the need of a computer. This particular feature makes it quite useful because not every one knows how to rooting process work. The Framaroot app was developed by alephzain, a senior member on XDA Forums. So, let’s see how you can use the Framaroot app to root your Android device without using computer.
How to Root Android Phone Without Computer?
There are normally 2 types of Android users – one who don’t want to root their phones and other who root their phones as soon as they get their hands on them.
If you are still thinking about whether to root your Android phone or not, then I would say that there’s nothing wrong in rooting it. When you root your phone, it will give your complete control over the working on your phone. You can customize your smartphone or tablet as you like, install various apps and games and install various scripts and tweaks to improve the performance of your phone.
However, when you root your phone, it will void the warranty so if you can, then do the rooting process once the warranty period is over. Otherwise, you can go ahead and root your smartphone whenever you want.
Since, you are here to know about the method to root any Android phone without using a computer, we will be sharing the steps to do that. But before that, we want you to know that the root app might work on your device and it might not.
We have shared a complete list of the compatible devices at the end of this article so that you know which devices are supported and if your device is present in the list, then go ahead and root it by following the steps.
IMPORTANT: Rooting your Android device will VOID it’s warranty! Do this at your OWN risk. We are not responsible for it in any way.
Steps to Root Your Android Phone Without Computer
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To successfully install the rooting application on your Android phone, you will need to go to “Settings > Security” and tick on the Unknown Sources to enable the installation of the application.
Step 1: Download Framaroot app on your computer (or download it directly on your phone).
Step 2: Copy Framaroot app from your computer to your phone’s memory.
Step 3: Now install the Framaroot APK file on your Android device.
Step 4: Open Framaroot and choose “Install Superuser” option inside it.
Step 5: Select any one of the exploits that appear in the app and then wait for some time for the process to finish.
Step 6: If you see a messages that says “Success … Superuser and su binary installed. You have to reboot your device”, then your device has been rooted successfully.
Step 7: If you see a message that says “Failed … Try another exploit if available”, then the rooting process has failed. Select one of the other exploits and try the process again.
Once the process is successfully completed, you can download Root Checker application from Google Play Store on your device and check whether your smartphone is rooted or not.
NOTE: If your Android device is in the compatibility list below, then Framaroot app will work on your device but it depends on your firmware version. The latest firmware versions have less chance to be rooted. But you can try it out and see if it works.[/sociallocker]
List of Compatible Android Phones
Compatibility for Qualcomm devices (Gandalf exploit only):
Compatibility for Omap36XX devices (Gimli exploit only):
Cliq 2 MB611
Coolpad Quattro 4G
Droid 2 (a955)
Droid 2 Global (a956)
Droid X (MB810)
LG Marquee LS855
LG P970 Optimus Black
Motorola DEFY+ (MB525 / MB526)
Motorola Droid PRO
Motorola Droid X
Motorola Milestone 2
Parrot ASTEROID Smart
Check out the (updated) complete list of compatible Android devices – Click Here!
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