How to root Sony Xperia Z3

Hexamob | Alberto Mulas 07/13/2014

New rooting method for the Sony Xperia Z3, the new Android phone developed by Sony, the Japanese multinational corporation headquartered in K┼Źnan Minato, Tokyo (Japan).

One of the world’s leading manufacturers of consumer electronics: audio and video, computers, photography, video, mobile, and professional products. The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact is now available for purchase and here we bring you a simple method to root it.

Sony Xperia Z3 will be presented to the world as its new flagship soon, but for now the latest news coming from a leak. This smartphone, which is still a bit unknown, will feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor (letting for the Sony Xperia Z4 the Snapdragon 805 or Snapdragon 810 version), a resolution of 1080 x 1920 for the screen instead of a 1440 x 2560 qHD, which probably has been postponed for the Sony Xperia Z4 too.

How to root Sony Xperia Z3


  1. Connect your mobile device to your computer and then enable airplane mode on the phone.
  2. Download and open the file (from “Download sources”) and extract it on your computer. Click the install.bat file and follow the instructions on the screen.
  3. If all goes well the device is now rooted.

If you are looking for other rooting methods, 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: LG G PRO 2, HTC One Plus M8, Xiaomi MI3, Nokia X / X+ / XL, Sony Xperia ZR, Samsung Galaxy S5, Huawei Ascend P6.


Check if your Sony Xperia Z3 is rooted correctly using our app “How to ROOT”.

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