Rooting is the process of allowing users of smartphones, tablets and other devices running the Android mobile operating system to attain privileged control over various Android subsystems. According to Wikipedia.
Except you have something important that requires rooting on your device, otherwise i will advice you not to root your android phone in order not to lose your warranty. This is a simple guide that will show you how to root device running on Android 8.0/8.1 Oreo.
- Must have about 95% battery charge
- Must have an Internet connection
- Back up everything on your phone
- Must have a working USB
- Must have a Computer (PC) or Lend from a friend
How To Root a Smartphone Running On Android 8.0/8.1 Oreo
Rooting Using Your Smartphone
Step 1: Download KingoRoot.Apk (If chrome pops-up a warning about the KingoRoot, Tap “OK” to proceed
Step 2: Install the KingoRoot (Installation is blocked by device, Go to phone Settings > Security > Unknown sources > Check the box and allow download from unknown source.)
Step 3: Once the downloading and Installation is completed! Launch the KingoRoot app and click “ONE CLICK ROOT” to start.
Step 4: Wait for Result (Wait for the rooting to complete 100%. If fail to root, please try with the KingoRoot PC version below, for its higher successful rate of rooting than APK due to some technical reasons.)
Rooting Using a Computer (PC)
Step 1: Download KingoRoot For PC
Step 2: Install the downloaded app and make sure you are still connected to the internet.
Step 3: Double click on the desktop app of the Kingo root to launch it
Step 4: Plug your Android device into your computer via USB cable and enable the “USB Debugging mode“.
Step 5: Click “ROOT” to Begin Rooting
NOTE: KingoRoot will employ the exploits of your Android phone. During this process, please do not touch, move, unplug your device. Then exercise patient for the process to complete and your device will be rooted successfully.
How Do I Know, If My Phone Is Rooted Successfully?
To confirm the root privileged, Then simple download Super SU from playstore to verify.
I Hope It Helps?