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Hi, im new to sony user...i was switching from samsung to Z1 and i wanna root my phone. i tried using vroot and 360 root and all failed...so i dug up its all because i update my firmware into 257 version.so is it posible to root it on 257 or i need to downgrade it again?....and which firmware should i download.....thx in advance
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Hi, im new to sony user...i was switching from samsung to Z1 and i wanna root my phone. i tried using vroot and 360 root and all failed...so i dug up its all because i update my firmware into 257 version.so is it posible to root it on 257 or i need to downgrade it again?....and which firmware should i download.....thx in advance
Follow any of the several guides in the general section

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so downgrade and then root?
 
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Maybe trying to actually read would help!

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Yes, that's what those threads say.


If you are unsure, then read this.
If you are still unsure, watch this.

 

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