How to Root An Android Phone Without a PC

As an Android phone user, you must come across lots of tutorials on How to Root Android Devices. But if you not a tech savvy individual, you might find it a difficult task to follow the whole process of downloading, running patches and others to root your phone.


Here is a simple Android Application that would help you Root your Android Phone simply installing and running it, without using a PC. Isn’t this great? Let’s move on to the tutorial.

I bring to you Universal Androot App for Rooting Android phones.

Using Universal AndRoot to Root Android Devices

  1. On your Android Device, go to Settings > Applications, click the checkbox Unknown Sources and save.
  2. Download and Install the Universal AndRoot. Get it from HERE.
  3. Launch the Application and then click on Root. (Make sure you select your Version of Android Phone).
  4. Your Android phone would be successfully Rooted

It’s a simple way to Root your Android Device using the Universal AndRoot App.

Here is a List of Android Smartphones Supported by this method of Rooting

  • Google Nexus One (2.2)
  • HTC Hero (2.1)
  • HTC Magic (1.5) (Select Do not install Superuser)
  • myTouch 3G 3.5mm/LE (1.6)
  • HTC Tattoo (1.6)
  • Dell Streak (2.1)
  • Motorola XT701
  • Vibo A688 (1.6)
  • Motorola XT800 (2.1)
  • Google G1 (1.6)
  • Motorola ME511
  • Motorola Charm
  • Motorola Milestone (2.1)
  • Motorola Droid (2.01/2.1/2.2 with FRG01B)
  • Sony Ericsson X10 Mini (1.6)
  • Sony Ericsson X10 Mini Pro (1.6)
  • Sony Ericsson X10 (1.6)
  • Acer Liquid (2.1)
  • Acer beTouch E400 (2.1)
  • Samsung Galaxy Beam
  • Samsung galaxy 5 (gt-i5500)
  • Lenovo Lephone (1.6)
  • LG Ally (2.1)
  • LG GT540 (1.6)
  • Gigabyte GSmart G1305

Here is a link to for Refernce on XDA Forums

I hope you find this Method of Rooting Android Devices Useful. Let us know using the comment box which device you used it on.

Oscar Frank

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