Lenovo Vibe S1 is a good looking, and quality android smartphone which comes with 5.0 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display powered by 1.7 GHz Octa-core processor along with 3 GB RAM. The device runs on Android V5.0 (Lollipop) operating system which is upgradable up to Android V6.0.1 (Marshmallow). If you own this smartphone and looking for a way to root it, then you are in the right page as I have given a tutorial to root Lenovo Vibe S1 here.
You can be able to root Lenovo Vibe S1 smartphone by using the following tutorial given here and get the ability to custom-built Android applications, install custom ROM firmware’s, custom-made recoveries (TWRP or CWM recovery) and do a lot more.
WARNING: Rooting your Lenovo smartphone will void your device warranty, and you won’t be able to claim it until you unroot it. So, think well before processing with the rooting procedure.
Step 1: Although this rooting process is not a data-loss process, it won’t hurt to have a backup of your personal data in your device. So, take a complete backup before getting started with the rooting tutorial.
Step 2: Make sure that your device has at least 50% to 60% of battery backup, as the rooting process is always a time-consuming one.
Step 3: Next, enable “Unknown Sources” in your device by following this path: Settings -> Security -> Device Administration -> Unknown Sources. Without enabling this option, you won’t be able to install apps from other sources apart from Google Play Store.
Step 4: Now, download Lenovo Vibe S1 USB Driver and install it on your computer. By doing this, you will be able to connect your device with your computer.
Once you have finished all these prerequisites, you can move on to rooting tutorials given below.
Tutorial To Root Lenovo Vibe S1 Without PC:
Step 1: To get started, download iRoot (formerly vRoot) and install the application on your computer. Once done, launch iRoot in your PC.
Step 2: Now, connect your smartphone to the computer using an original USB data cable. If you have installed the USB driver of your device in the computer properly, then iRoot will identify your device.
Step 3: Next, click on the green “Root” button to begin the rooting process. Once the rooting process gets completed, your device will automatically reboot.
Step 4: Now, click the “complete” button and unplug your smartphone.
That’s it. Now, you have successfully finished rooting Lenovo Vibe S1 smartphone using the iRoot One-Click Rooting tool. For confirmation, install Root Checker for Android in your device and confirm your device’s root privileges.
If you own a smartphone or tablet other than Lenovo Vibe S1 and would like to get rooting tutorials for the same, kindly visit our Rooting Tutorials page.
If you encounter any issues while following this rooting tutorial, drop a comment below.