Today, I bring to you my list of free Software-apps to root any android device with or without a Computer. They are best for rooting & unrooting any android phone or devices.
It is necessary to understand what rooting an android device means and does to it before attempting to use any of the under-listed solutions. Note also that most manufacturers will void your phone warranty if rooted.
There’s no risk at all trying out these software as they aren’t gonna brick your devices. You are free to try another if the first one doesn’t root your phone and/or devices.
You just need do us a favor by reporting the model of your phone/device and what software among our list that was able to root it.
Preparing to Root your Phone/Device
This is the first steps to take in order to prepare your phone for rooting/unrooting.
- Charge your phone battery to at least 50%
- Install proper ADB (Android Debug Bridge) drivers for your phone / devices (links for android ADB drivers download)
- Enable USB Debugging on your phone/device by going to ==>Settings ==> Applications ==> Development ==> USB debugging (for older operating system (OS)) or ==> Settings ==>Developer options ==> “USB debugging”(for newer OS), also check the “stay awake” option.
- Enable unknown sources (if you want to root without a pc)
The 9 Best Software-apps to Root any Android
After preparing your phone/device for rooting, you need decide to go with the method of using a computer (best if you have one) or by installing an app on your device.
Either ways, this nine apps below will root and unroot your phone/devices within few minutes.
This is the best software for rooting any android phone, judging from the wide range of coverage and deep support for older operating system, I will most recommend you try it first before the other ones in this list.
Vroot software root/unrooting solution can root almost all android devices running on the 2.2 (Froyo), 2.3 (Gingerbread), 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich), 4.2 (Jelly Bean) and newer OS.
Download link : http://vrootdownload.info/ or http://www.mgyun.com/en/getvroot
2. kingoapp Root Software
kingoapp root software solution is just as effective as Vroot although I have recorded more success with the former, I still rate it as highly as any other all_in_one root solution for android devices.
kingoapp is a big player amongst computer software to root and unroot any android phone.
Download Link : http://www.kingoapp.com/android-root/download.htm
3. SRSRoot Software
SRSRoot software solution was of my favorite for rooting android devices before Vroot came to the scene. Although I haven’t used it for a while now, I can still recommend it for persons that didn’t have success with the previous two.
Download Link: http://www.srsroot.com/
4.Framaroot (apk) App (Roots without a PC)
Framaroot is is the best app so far for rooting and unrooting android without a computer. It has support for even the latest android OS.
Rooting and unrooting with Framaroot is as easy as installing the app ==>launching ==> and choosing from the list of available exploits.
Wide range of success have been recorded already with this little wonder-app; even newer devices such as Samsung Galaxy, Tecno R7, Nokia XL android, Huawei Ascend and several others has been rooted with the Framaroot apk app.
For all tested devices and the exploits used, refer to http://framaroot.net/devices.html. Note also that Tecno, Gionee and most MTK based phones will normally use the Barahir exploit.
Download Link: http://framaroot.net/
5. Unlock Root Software
I had success with this software in the past but can’t vouch for it now since it isn’t fully available for free any longer. You should be thinking of it as an alternative only when the Vroot and/or kingoapp root software solutions fails to root your device.
Download Link: http://www.unlockroot.com/download.html
6. Root Master (apk) App
Root Master will root your phone or devices without the need of a computer, you should think of it an alternative only where Framaroot fails.
Download Link: https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=Root+Master+latest+version+download+
7. z4root (apk) App
z4root is one of the oldest apps for rooting android devices without the need for a PC. It has support for wide range of devices and can root older phones as well.
Download link: https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=z4root+latest+version+download+
8. Universal Androot (apk) App
Universal Androot is also very popular among apps that can root several android devices without the need of a computer.
Download Link: https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=Universal+Androot+latest+version+download+
9. Easy rooting toolkit (apk) App
Easy rooting toolkit; an app developed by DooMLoRD can root most android phones without a PC.
Download Link: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1321582
These apps and software should root and unroot your android powered devices within minutes. Our guide on how to root all android devices with Vroot should serve as a reference for using the computer programs.
Do not forget to leave us a feedback if there be any challenges, help us also by dropping the list of devices you were able to root using any of these solutions.