If you are an Android lover, you would know the importance of Android rooting (or gaining root privileges in your Android device) as it will help you to improve your device performance, etc. If you are a newbie to Android rooting and don’t know how to root your Android device, well you are in the right page. Here, I have given a tutorial about how to root any Android phone using KingRoot application.
By following the tutorial given here, you will be able to root almost all Android smartphones and tablets just by installing the Kingroot application.
WARNING: Rooting your Android smartphone or tablet using KingRoot app will void its warranty and you won’t be able to claim it back until you unroot your device.
How To Root Any Android Phone Using KingRoot Application
Step 1: Before getting started with the rooting tutorial, make sure that your device has atleast 50-60% battery backup in it. Next, ensure that you have uninstalled or disabled antivirus applications in your Android device as they sometimes distract the rooting procedure.
Step 2: Next, enable Installation of apps from Unknown sources in your device by following this path: Settings -> Security -> Device Administration -> Unknown Sources.
Step 3: Now, download KingRoot app to your Android device. While doing so, you might get some warning message. Just ignore it and download the kingroot.apk file to your device.
Step 4: Once download, click on Kingroot.apk to install the application in your Android smartphone or tablet.
Step 5: Once KingRoot is installed in your device, open up the application. Now, you will see the message “Root access is unavailable“. Just click on “Try to Root” blue button in the same screen to begin the rooting procedure.
Step 6: During the rooting process, you will see a circle progress bar in your smartphone or tablet as shown in the screenshot given below.
Step 7: Once the rooting process is over, your Android device will be successfully rooted. You will also get the message “Root Successfully” in the KingRoot app.
Step 8: To finish the rooting procedure, just restart your device.
That’s it. Now you have successfully finished rooting your Android device using KingRoot android application. For confirmation, use the Root Checker app from Google Play store to check the root privileges of your smartphone.
If you would like to replace Kinguser application installed by KingRoot app with the SuperSu application, follow our guide to replace Kinguser with Supersu. If you would like to uninstall kinguser or unroot your Android device, check out our guide to remove kinguser and unroot Android device.
If you encounter any issues while following this rooting tutorial, do let me know via comments.