There are many advantages of Rooting your Android phone and there are some disadvantages also. After you root your Android phone using PC or without PC (using KingRoot), you can customize, delete system apps, optimize startup etc. But if rooting process is not done properly, your phone may show abnormal behavior also. In rare cases, you may even brick your smartphone.
This tutorial shows, how to Root Android phone without using PC (using KingRoot app). You won’t need computer to root your phone, you can simply Root your phone by installing KingRoot app on it. KingRoot can officially Root almost every Android device without using computer, so you can try it for your smartphone also. Check out this video tutorial first.
Root Android Smartphone Using KingRoot App
In this tutorial, we have used Lenovo A6000 Plus Smartphone to display root process. The download link for KingRoot app is given at the end of the post.
Step 1: Download and Install KingRoot App on Your Android Phone
First of all, download KingRoot APK file on your Android phone. Then, go to the location of downloaded KingRoot APK file and tap on it to start installation of KingRoot app on your smartphone.
A pop-up will appear showing properties of KingRoot app, tap on “Install” to install KingRoot App on your phone.
Now, you will see list of the permissions KingRoot app requires before installation. Scroll down to the bottom and tap on Install.
Step 2: Bypass Android Security to Install KingRoot App
System will start installing KingRoot app on your Android phone.
KingRoot app bypasses Android security and install itself as System App in the Smartphone. Android may detect security intrusion and block KingRoot installation. Tap on “More details” to see more options and tap on “Install anyway (unsafe)“.
KingRoot will be installed on your Android smartphone. Tap on Open to open KingRoot app. After that you can easily root your Android phone without using PC.
Step 3: Open KingRoot App and Check Root Status
When you open KingRoot app for the first time, you will see introductory slides. Just swipe up on them.
On the last slide, you will have “TRY IT” button tap on it. Make sure you have checked “Agreed KingRoot License Agreement” check box, otherwise “TRY IT” button will be disabled. KingRoot App will open and Start scanning for your device’s Root Status.
Step 4: Root Your Android Phone using KingRoot App
If your phone is Un-Rooted, you will see following screen. Tap on “TRY ROOT” to start rooting your Android smartphone without using PC.
You must have an active internet connection to Root your device because KingRoot downloads some data during Root process. If you have internet disabled on your phone, you may see following screen.
After enabling internet connection on your smartphone, start KingRoot app again and click on “TRY ROOT” button. Root process will start.
KingRoot may fail to Root your smartphone in first attempt. Don’t panic, just tap on “ROOT AGAIN” to try rooting again.
You will see a success message after the root process is successful.
Step 5: Verify Root in KingRoot App
You have successfully Rooted your Lenovo A6000/A6000 Plus Android smartphone. It’s time to verify it, tap on Options. You will see current Root status of your Device.
Download KingRoot App
You can download latest version of KingRoot app from the following link. This link is official link where you can download latest and older versions of KingRoot App.
Root Android Phone without Using PC
Now, you have Root level access of your Android Smartphone. You can now install Magisk or SuperUser on your phone to manage root access. The process is quite simple and straightforward but you might face issues on some smartphones depending upon their Android version or manufacturer. If KingRoot doesn’t work for you, you may also try other Android rooting apps like KingoRoot etc.