These are instructions on how to root any Android Device (running between Android 2.2 to Android 7.0) using the KingRoot App.

Requirements: Your Android Device should have at least 20 percent of device battery and internet access to begin the root process.

How to use KingRoot App to root any Android Device

  1. On your Android Device, Open Settings > Security > Device Administration > Unknown Source > Tap on the Checkbox to Enable it.
  2. Android Unknown Sources

  3. Download and install KingRoot App (apk) on your Android Device.
  4. Kingroot Icon

  5. Once Installation is completed, you will be able to see the Kingroot icon in the App Drawer. Tap on the KingRoot Icon to Open it.
  6. Kingroot App Drawer

  7. Once KingRoot App is launched, you will be able to see the following screen:
  8. Kingroot Front

  9. Tap on the Try to Root button to begin the root process.
  10. Kingroot Try

  11. Now, KingRoot will start the rooting process.
  12. Kingroot Rooting

  13. Within a minute or two you will be able to see the Big Green Tick, which signifies that your device is rooted successfully.
  14. Kingroot Success

    Congratulations! Your device is now Rooted. You can verify the root status using any Root Checker app from the Play Store.


[*] No data loss process: Your Android Phone Data like contacts, pictures, videos, music, etc. will not be affected by the above method.

[*] Warranty Void: Your Android Device Warranty may be Void after following the above method.

[*] How to unroot? If you want to unroot the Android Device, then head over to How to remove Kinguser App page.

[*] Replace KingUser: After Rooting the device using the Kingroot, you will get a Chinese SuperSU app called KingUser. If you are not comfortable with the Chinese KingUser App and want to replace it with the official SuperSU App, then head over to How to replace KingUser App with the SuperSU page.

[*] Credits: KingRoot Application is created and distributed by Kingroot Studio. So Full Credits goes to them for the Application.

[*] If you have tried the above tool to root your Android device, then please let us know if it works or not, along with your Device Model number through the comment box below.