Do you own the latest flagship device from Google and want to root Pixel Phone Verizon or root Google Pixel XL to unlock hidden capabilities? If yes, then you are at the right place. Here, we are going to provide a verified method to root Pixel Phone Verizon and Google Pixel XL with Chainfire SuperSu.
The all-new Pixel and Pixel XL are the two flagship smartphones from the Google’s factory. Earlier, we have much popular Nexus series, but this time Google came up with a new series named ‘Pixel’ series. Undoubtedly, these newly released devices own commendable high-end specs running on Pure Android OS, i.e., Android 7.1 Nougat.
Root Pixel Phone Verizon and Google Pixel XL with SuperSu
We know that Google smartphones are quite different from other ones. Beneath, you can find stylish design, powerful hardware, pure Android experience and better security. Nevertheless, one can unlock many hidden features just by rooting it. Well, to root Pixel Phone was not the easiest task because of the weird and never seen partition structure. However, the well-known Chainfire developer has found out a most simplest way to root Pixel Phone Verizon and Google Pixel XL with SuperSu.
Surprisingly, the traditional way of flashing ‘SuperSu.zip’ using CWM / TWRP Recovery will not root Google Pixel XL. Indeed, it wasn’t an easy task to find out root for Verizon Pixel, so here is the new way to do it. Get ready to root Pixel Phone Verizon and Google Pixel XL with SuperSu using fastboot boot the boot-to-root image.
Let’s find out what’s the new way to root Google Pixel / XL. Using this method, you can also root Verizon Pixel / XL smartphone.
- Your device must possess at least 50% of charging for a flawless process.
- Enable USB debugging on Google Pixel / Pixel XL using this guide.
- Also, make sure that you have unlocked Google Pixel / Pixel XL bootloader. To unlock Google Pixel Verizon bootloader, please follow this guide.
How to Root Pixel Phone Verizon and Google Pixel XL with SuperSu
Step 1) Get the appropriate ‘SuperSu’ and ‘Fastboot and ADB Drivers’ files from the below link.
Step 2) Unzip downloaded files on your desktop.
Step 3) Navigate to the folder where you have extracted “Fastboot and ADB Drivers“.
Step 4) From there, open the command prompt by pressing “Left Shift + Right Click” and choose “open command window here“.
Step 5) Now connect your device with your PC using original USB data cable and make sure, you authorize “USB Debugging Mode.“
Step 6) Once your device is successfully connected, reboot Google Pixel / Pixel XL to fastboot / bootloader mode by typing below command in the command prompt.
- adb reboot bootloader
Step 7) Once you are in bootloader mode, you have to type below command to root Pixel Phone Verizon and Google Pixel XL with SuperSu.
- fastboot boot boot-to-root.img
Step 8) Wait for few minutes and your device will be rebooted several times.
Step 9) Once the device is completely booted, you can see that your Google Pixel / Pixel XL is rooted.
So, this is how you can easily root Pixel Phone Verizon and Google Pixel XL with SuperSu. In case, if you are facing error in following above steps, then do tell us vai comments.