LG Volt is a mid range phone, with good hardware and camera. The following LG Volt phone come with Android KitKat software version of Android and if you want to try out some customization and tweaks with your phone then you should root your phone before that. And today I will tell you a very easy way to root your phone.
Rooting is a process in which we offer system file to some special apps do they can alter them and work smoothly. As the process of risky and it also voids your phone warranty which means you can not get any type of help is your phone by card executives. But you can do some cool time with your rooted phone like customize your phone, boost it’s performance and much more. I do suggest you take very special care while routing your phone to protect it from being bricked.
To root your phone you need some tools. You need a Windows OS-based PC with internet connection to download for packages and software for rooting process. Also you need a USB cable in good condition and your phone. Enable USB debugging on your phone by going to Settings > Developer Options > check USB debugging option.
Backup: It is important to take a backup of your data stored in the internal memory so if anything happens wrong then your data will be safe. You can take backup of your contacts by syncing them to your Google account and you can sync them back when you need them. You should also backup your media files like photos, videos and music to your PC or move them to your SD card. By this you can save your important files from getting deleted.
There are also countless option available from the Google Play Store to back up your LG smartphone. The most popular backup application we know about for the year 2015 is Helium for Android.
Steps to Root LG Volt
- First download the root package from here and put it on the desktop.
- Now remove your phone’s SD card and plug it to your PC using a card reader.
- Now transfer that root package to your SD card.
- Now reboot your phone to recovery mode.
- When in recovery insert the SD card.
- From recovery select “Apply update from SD card”, select that root package and confirm to flash.
- When the flashing is finished, come to the main menu and select “reboot system now”.
There! Your Volt phone is now loaded with root access and the internal system unlocked. You can check root access by installing any root checker app on your phone. Now you can do some customization and install apps those need root access to run.
Those looking for more to read can find plenty of valuable rooting information here: what things to do with a rooted Android.