How to root Sony Xperia z1
Rooting your Android devices gives you lots of options extra to enjoy your Android device and not stay bound to only what the manufacturer provides to you. So for that rooting the device is maybe the best bet for you all to get the real feel of Android on your phone. So let’s limit the blabber and get straight to rooting the device
First of all make sure to get the entire backup of your device like the contacts, logs, messages, apps, etc. after that also make sure to take the backup of your current Android which is also known as NanDroid backup just in case something goes wrong and you want to revert back to the factory settings. Also download rooting software known as vroot that you will need for this from right here. (http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=2439328)
This rooting technique works only for the Sony Xperia Z1 and not for any other device, so please do not try this on any other device please. Also do note that when you root the device the warranty of the device is voided, so bid goodbye to the free repairs and updates. But you can still avail the warranty of you have any method by which you can unroot the device. Also this rooting procedure can take place only on windows supported systems. Now we can get to the task.
Steps 1. Download the software known as vroot and install it on your desktop.
Steps 2. Then run the software which will open and then connect your phone via USB cable.
Steps 3. Then simply hit the root button on the screen on the software.
Steps 4. This is automatically start the rooting process and will be done in sometime.
Steps 5. After the rooting is completed a confirmation process will be flashed.
Steps 6. After the confirmation message is flashed, then you are all done.
Now that you have successfully rooted your phone, you can very easily enjoy all the functions of the phone on the root version and also you are free to install all the custom ROMs that you want to on the phone. So enjoy your new Sony Xperia Z1, just make sure you don’t damage any part of the phone, else since the warranty is voided, you might have to pay a hefty sum of money for fixing it.