[How to] Root Sony Xperia Z3 on Android 5.0.2

Xperia Z3 was the flagship device of second half of 2014. Xperia Z3 runs on a 2.5Ghz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, 3GB of RAM, 16GB internal storage and a 3100mAh battery. The 5.2″ IPS LCD display has a 1080p resolution and utilises Sony’s Triluminuous backlighting technology. The Xperia Z3 is also IP65 and IP68 compliant, meaning it’s good for those dusty or wet environments. Z3 also has a new impressive camera, featuring a 20.7MP.

Sony rolled out the official Android 5.0.2 update for Xperia Z3 in May. Now a root package is available for Z3 which will help you gain root access. Rooting the device has many benefits but it will void your warranty. In spite of that, if you want to root Xperia Z3 on Android 5.0.2 build 23.1.A.28, you can follow the tutorial below.

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[How to] Root Sony Xperia Z3

Sony Xperia Z3 was recently released as Sony’s flagship device for the second half of the year 2014. Although it was not released long ago, a lot of development support is available for this device. Previously we saw how to install TWRP recovery on this device. Now we will see the steps to root the phone. Rooting will allow you to do many things – install apps which require root access, install mods, remove bloatware and much more. Follow the guide below to root the Xperia Z3.

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