How to root Sony Xperia T (LT30p) on Android Jelly Bean [Guide]

stGot a Sony Xperia T (LT30p)? Want to root it? This guide will show you how! Follow the simple steps below and your Sony Xperia T will be rooted in no time flat.

Disclaimer: This guide is intended as a helpful “how to”. dotTech and its writers are not responsible for any gain or loss (including but not limited to bricked devices) incurred as a result of following this guide. Root your device at your own risk. Rooting may void your warranty.


This root guide is for the Sony Xperia T running Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean. It is specifically for the LT30p model.

Before We Begin

Before we can root, do the following:

How To Root Sony Xperia T (LT30p)

To root your Sony Xperia T (LT30p), do the following:

  • Connect your Sony Experia T to your PC with USB cord.
  • Run the RunMe.bat file from the folder on your PC that you extracted the root package you downloaded earlier.
  • A command prompt window will open after you double-click RunMe.bat. Type 3 on your keyboard in the CMD prompt window on your PC.
  • Now wait. Your phone will be rooted. You need to do nothing except wait. Rooting may take a while, please be patient. Do not unplug your device. You will see your Xperia T’s screen flash a couple times, don’t worry this is something that is normal.
  • Wait for the ‘You can close all open command-prompts now!’ message to appear on your computer’s screen.
  • Your device will reboot and when it is finished. Once your phone has finished rebooting, open up the Google Play Store and install BusyBox.
  • Once installed, open BusyBox and it will prompt you for root access. Grant BusyBox root access. Once you’ve granted BusyBox root access, you’ve successfully rooted your Sony Xperia T-LT30p


Enjoy a rooted Xperia T- LT30p.

[via trickytweaks]

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  • yaaya

    [@akakaaa] did it work for you?

  • yaaya

    mine is taking forever but i will let you guys know if it worked :D

  • akakaaa

    did you finish? how long did it take?

  • adam026

    How to root after upgrade on 4.3 Jelly Bean ??

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  • Dave

    Can an Xperia t be rooted without PC access

  • Josh

    [@Marizu] hi, did yours finish rooting? If so, long did it take?

  • Marizu

    Hi, i just want to know how long it takes for the root to be completed? . i just started like 30 min ago.. it is normal to take that long?