We all know about rooting and many of us would have a rooted device too. The flagship device from Gionee powered by the Snapdragon 800 chipset, Gionee Elife E7 comes with some excellent specifications internally and is powered with two good cameras.
Announced in November 2013, the Smartphone was recently launched and comes with the Quad-core Snapdragon 800 chipset powered by Qualcomm and there is a support by 2GB RAM for 16GB variant and 3GB RAM for 32GB variant which is quite good. However there will be people who will not be satisfied with this and will be thinking of rooting this device. The rooting procedure for the Gionee Elife E7 is simple but you need to keep in mind that rooting of the Elife E7 would void the warranty of the Smartphone. The process of rooting is given below.
Warning – Rooting will void your device’s warranty.
Step 1: You should fully backup your Android device before rooting it. Backup all your SMS, Backup/Export Contacts, Backup APN settings. You can take help from our article on Tutorial for creating backup of Android device without root access.
Step 2: You should Backup all apps on your device, unrooted users can follow this method procedure to backup apps. If you have already rooted your device then use Titanium to Backup and restore apps and cache data.
Step 3: You should enable USB debugging on your device, to activate USB Debug go to “Settings>Developer options” and check the USB debug option box. Problem enabling USB Debugging you can follow article on How to enable USB debugging on Jelly Bean, Ice Cream Sandwich and Gingerbread.
Step 4: There should be 50% or more amount of battery juice on your device. To know how much charge your device is having you can use our tutorial on how to get battery percentage on Status bar.
Step 5: You should disable security apps and programs like Antivirus and Firewall on your Android device as they may interrupt the procedure.
How to Root Gionee Elife E7
Step 1- Download the vroot application for your computer and install once you have downloaded it.
Step 2 – After the installation, open the program on the computer and you will see a window welcoming you with the Chinese language. It’s still easy to understand as all you need to do here is to connect your Elife E7 to the computer with the USB connectivity.
Step 3 – After connecting, you will see the model number of the phone confirming that the phone is identified, and then click on Root button (green in color) to start with the rooting process.
Step 4 – When the procedure is going on, you will see some warning for an app installation on your Elife E7, which you will have to accept for rooting process to begin.
Step 5 – It might take a few seconds to few minutes for the rooting to be completed, and you are advised not to do anything while the process is going on.
Step 6 – At last you will be prompted once the rooting of the Elife E7 is completed.
This is all what you have to do to root your Gionee Elife E7. After rooting this device you can play root access requiring apps on it and can also do many other things like flashing custom ROMs to change the using experience.