How to root Sony Xperia S LT26i on Android ICS firmware

Simplest Way : How to root Sony Xperia S LT26i

Got a Sony Xperia S LT26i running on Android ICS 4.0.4 firmware with some great features. But, due to old version of Android it lacks in customization and speed. In order to update you device, firstly you have to root Sony Xperia S LT26i. Since the beginning, Xperia devices are difficult to root but I will show you the simplest method to root Sony Xperia S LT26i.

How to root Sony Xperia S LT26i on Android ICS firmware

Today, in this article I will show you the easiest way to root Sony Xperia S LT26i. As you will traverse below, we will surely guide you through the complete process on How to Root Xperia S LT26i. But, before that please read the prerequisite, disclaimer and other important notes. Let’s start our journey!

Disclaimer: Rooting will void your phone Warranty. We are not responsible if anything happens to your phone. This article is purely for root Sony Xperia S, applying these steps on another device may gets damage  Don’t miss any of the steps, firstly read and understand the whole tutorial then go for the actual process.


1. Make sure your mobile should possess 70 to 80% battery

2. Enable USB debugging mode (Menu (app drawer) > Settings > Manage Applications > Development > USB Debugging – check box)

3. Ensure that you have backed up your all important data.

4. Your phone Bootloader must be unlocked.

5. Install USB Drivers. (Download Sony Xperia USB Drivers)

Step by Step Guide on:

How to root Sony Xperia S LT26i on Android ICS

Step 1: Download Rooting Package and extract it on the desktop. (Note: This rooting tool is in Chinese language, no need to be worry just follow the below steps carefully)

Step 2: Now, open “ERoot-1.0.14.exe” file from the extracted folder.

Step 3: Connect your device via USB cable to your computer and you will notice that device is detected by Rooting Tool.

Step 4: After that, you have to simply press  “一键Root” button to start the rooting process. Wait for few minutes.

Step 5: When you receive something like “恭喜您,获取root 权限成功“, it means your device is rooted successfully. Isn’t it simple?

So, this is the most simplest guide on How to root Sony Xperia S LT26i on Android ICS firmware. If you encounter any problem while rooting your device, then put your problem/queries below via comments and we will surely help you! Also let me know, if it works for you or not? Happy Rooting 😀