How to root LG G3 on Android 5.0 Lollipop

Hexamob | Alberto Mulas 12/27/2014

We introduce you a new rooting method for LG G3 on Android 5.0 Lollipop, the new phone from LG, the South Korean company specialized in electronic products, mobile phones, and petrochemical products production.

Apart from the new rooting method, there are some new features and specifications for LG G3, among which are its 5.5 inches screen with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels with a pixel density of 534 ppi, Multitouch technology and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, which means this is a very large screen with high resolution and great pixel density; it incorporates a Qualcomm MSM8975AC Snapdragon Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400 processor, which means that this is a Smartphone with a very powerful processor, since the 2.5 GHz are a very high wave amplitude, while the four cores processor is reflected in the ability of processes that can perform in a given time. In this case, it performs four times more processes than a single-core processor, what is known as MIPS; it has a RAM memory ranging from 2 GB to 3 GB, depending on whether the memory storage has 16 GB or 32 GB, respectively and depending of the phone version, expandable up to 128 GB via microSD. Memory storage is the equivalent to the hard drive comparing in terms of PC; it is also accompanied by a removable 3000 mAh battery with wireless charging; 13 megapixels rear camera with 4160 x 3120 pixels, laser autofocus, optical image stabilization, dual-LED flash (dual tone) and a multitude of tools to enhance photos and video recording, and also a front camera of 2.1 megapixel with 1080p at 30fps; incorporates the Android 4.4.2 KitKat operating system already updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop, it comes with a card slot for mircoSIM, has dimensions of 146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm and weighs 149 g. The LG G3 is definitely a top range, being its display one of its impressive if you are comparing to other competing models.


Method 1:

  1. Download the latest drivers for the LG G3.
  2. Enable USB Debugging. Go to Build number in Settings > General > About phone > Software information.
  3. Connect the LG G3 to the computer via a USB cable.
  4. Download the tool -One Clic Script- and run the .bat file called LG Root Script.
  5. Follow the script’s instructions till the device will restart alone.
  6. After restarting the script will recognize the device, or the program itself will warn you.
  7. After a few minutes enable the Download mode to track the root process. To do this, turn off the phone, disconnect the cable and reconnect it while pressing the volume up button at the same time. Then the script will continue its work until the end.

Method 2:

1. Download TWRP on the phone to boot in TWRP mode.

2. Once into the TWRP mode, do a factory reset.

3. Next, download and install (always on the phone itself) the following files in the same order in which they appear here: ROM, SuperSU, Kernel and finally Modem KK. You can find all available in the “Download sources” section at the end of this article.

4. Reboot your phone and check that your LG G3 on Android 5.0 Lollipop has already been rooted successfully.

If you are looking for other rooting methods, you can visit our section called “How to root: Root your Android phone tablet. What is root?” where you can find all the rooting methods for smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices including the latest and most popular phones of the moment.


Check if your LG G3 is rooted correctly using our app “How to ROOT”.

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How to root LG G3 on Android 5.0 Lollipop