Lava Pixel V2 is a mid-range Android smartphone, which comes with 5 inch IPS LCD touchscreen display powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core processor along with 2 GB RAM and the device runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system. If you are using this smartphone and looking for a way to root it, you are in the right page as I have given a step by step tutorial to root Lava Pixel V2 here.
By following the rooting procedure given here, you will be able to root Lava Pixel V2 and get the ability to install custom ROM firmware’s, custom recoveries (TWRP or CWM recovery), uninstall unwanted pre-installed system applications, etc.
WARNING: Rooting your Lava smartphone will void its warranty and you won’t be able to claim it back unless you unroot your device. So, think well about it before getting started with the rooting procedure.
1) Before getting started with a rooting procedure, it is important to take a backup of personal data in your smartphone. So, take a complete backup of your smartphone’s data before getting started with the rooting process.
2) Next, download Lava Pixel V2 USB driver and install it in your computer. Only by doing this, you will be able to connect your smartphone with the computer.
3) Now, enable Developer Options in your device by following this path: Settings -> About Phone -> Build Number (tap on it for 5-7 times). Once done, enable USB debugging mode by following this path: Settings -> Developer Options -> USB Debugging.
4) Next, ensure that your device has at least 50-60% battery backup in it before getting started with the rooting process as it is a time-consuming one. Also, make sure that you have uninstalled or deactivated antivirus programs in your computer as they tend to disrupt the rooting procedure.
Once you have finished all these prerequisites, you can move forward with the rooting tutorial given here.
Tutorial To Root Lava Pixel V2 Device:
1) To get started, download Kingoroot for Windows and install it in your computer. Once installed, launch its window.
2) Next, connect your smartphone to the computer using the original USB data cable. If you haven’t installed the USB drivers of Lava Pixel V2 in your computer, Kingo Root will automatically download the required USB drivers and install it.
3) After the installation of USB driver, you will get the following message: Lava Pixel V2 Normal Mode. Root Status: No. Now, click on the “Root” button to begin the rooting process.
4) It will take a minute or two for Kingo Root to finish the rooting process and once it is finished, you will get the message “Root Succeeded!“.
That’s it. Now, you have successfully finished rooting Lava Pixel V2 Android smartphone. For confirmation, install Root Checker for Android in your device and confirm its rooting privileges.
If you encounter any issues while following this rooting tutorial, do let me know via comments.