Got a device X that you’ve been dying to gain root access on? Say no more! This guide will teach you exactly how to gain root on your device, opening the door to being able to install custom roms and even mods! Let’s get started!
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 Wiko Cink Peax 2 running Android 4.2.1. It is specifically for the Wiko Cink Peax 2.
Take note this will void the warranty of your device. Proceed at your own risk.
Before We Begin
You’ll need micro USB cable handy.
Make a folder on your desktop called Android-root.
Download the root package and extract it to the Android-root folder located on your desktop.
Download the USB drivers to your Windows PC and install them.
USB debugging must be enabled. Go to settings, then about phone and find the build number. Tap on it 7 times. Soon, the message ‘you are now a developer’ appears. After taping, go back to settings and find developer options. In developer options, select the USB debugging box to allow it.
How To Root Device
Connect your phone to your PC using your micro USB cable. Go to the Android-root folder on your desktop and find run.bat. Right click on run.bat file and select ‘Run as Administrator‘ in the Windows context menu that appears.
When run.bat starts up, instructions will be displayed inside the program. Follow them carefully to gain root on your device. This process may take a few minutes (give or take). When the rooting process finishes, restart your phone. When you’re back inside Android, you’ll have root access!
Enjoy a rooted a Wiko Cink Peax 2.