In this article, we shall understand how to root LG Optimus, and as we know, rooting gives us access to the core of the Operating System of the phone, thus helping us to do more with you device. Basically, the idea of rooting is to get the performance of a device to its peak. However, it is convenient to note that almost android devices are having identical rooting procedures. In the following article, we shall fixate ourselves on LG Optimus.
Please note rooting your device would void or null its warranty forever. Having said that, you can reinstate the warranty if you are able to find a method that helps to undo the process you have otherwise carried out through rooting.
Now, that is a fairly asked question. Why are we going to extreme lengths to trouble ourselves with the rooting of LG Optimus in the first place? Well, it is certainly worth your time as you get many facilities after rooting the device. One gets numerous free tools that were otherwise unavailable, and along with that the freedom to use the SIM Card in the manner your desire. The applications that were not possible to uninstall can now be removed, thus saving your device from meaningless burden. With the availability of custom ROMs, installation on the device is made possible. More memory can be deducted as the processes running in the background cease completely. Also, rooting gives the users the option to increase the clock speed of their device’s processor. After discussing the process to root LG Optimus in the following sections, we shall highlight few more reasons for you to root LG Optimus.
Here are a few things that you must keep in mind.
1) The phone’s battery level should be above 75%. If your device loses its power during the rooting process, your phone would be rendered useless.
2) You must save a copy of all your important data, media files, messages, contacts, and other stuff, and use an online service like Google Drive to do the same. External memory card can also be used for the same purpose.
3) Enabling of the USB Debugging option is compulsory.
Root LG Optimus:
Step 1 To begin rooting LG Optimus, we first go to the ‘Settings’ option, follow the ‘Security’ option and then access the ‘Unknown Resources’ option and check it.
Step 2 The next step involves going to the web browser in your LG Optimus device (in this case, Google Chrome), and going to the website ‘Towelroot.com’.
Step 3 The red symbol you see in the screenshots is to be tapped on. This leads to the download of an .APK file. Once the download of the file is complete, open the file.
Step 4 Upon clicking of the downloaded file, you’ll be presented with the option if you want to install the file or not. Accept the installation option and wait as the installation progresses.
Step 5 Open the application after it has been downloaded. Click on the orange button that says ‘Make it rain’. After a couple of minutes you must go to Google Play Store, look for SuperSu. Install the free version of the application.
Step 6 Once the installation success message displays on the screen, you must reboot your device. Go to ‘Settings’, ‘About Phone’, and then check for the rooting status which would display ‘Rooted’.
Step 7 The rooting process is complete.
Step 1 Start with installing the ‘Unlock Root Tool’ on your PC. It can be downloaded here.
Step 2 You are then required to install the LG Mobile Connectivity Drivers on your system that will be used during the rooting process.
Step 3 Access the ‘Unlock Root Tool’ application.
Step 4 Using the USB Cable, connect your device with the PC.
Step 5 After a few moments, the application would display your phone.
Step 6 You are then required to click on the ‘Root’ button.
Step 7 This initiates the rooting process on the application end.
Step 8 Once complete, you must then detach the device from the PC.
Step 9 Finish the process by rebooting LG Optimus.
Step 10 For the ones who experience hanging in their phone, removal of battery is recommended.
Step 11This should complete the process of rooting your device.
Before concluding the article, let us discuss an alternate route to rooting your Android Device.
Talking about rooting alternatives, it would be improper to leave Wondershare TunesGo out. Before we get into the technicalities, it is worth mentioning that TunesGo is an all-round manager that helps users download, manage, import, and export their multimedia content with a single click. For the ones who wish to manage their growing app collection, wish to send messages from their desktop, and are looking to enhance the performance of their devices, Wondershare’s ‘TunesGo’ has everything, and that’s not all.
Serving as a popular mechanism to root android devices, TunesGo is known for its simplified version that has appealed to countless users. With a single click, users have the luxury to root their devices successfully. For everyone who is running an Android version 2.2 or later, TunesGo offers an impeccable compatibility, not to forget its general compatibility for 3000 devices. While discussing it is an alternative, we take an example of a Samsung Device to show you how TunesGo can help you with the rooting process of your Android Device.
Step 1 Launch Wondershare TunesGo root software anc connect your LG Optimus android phone to PC.
Step 2 On the ToolBox tab, select One-click Root section and take full control of you LG android phone
Step 3After reading the warning message and click Root to start the process.
Step 4Please wait while TunesGo is getting root access. Your LG Optimus android phone root success.
The above steps offer you a comprehensive understanding as to how to root LG Optimus. For the ones who are still looking for reasons to root their android, the above section offers enough reasons for you to go ahead.