Root Sony Xperia VL SOL21 in Minute – Sony has introduced the latest variant of the Xperia family this time they are specifically marketed for the Japanese market. SONY Xperia VL present before the end of 2012 with a price range of $ 380. Sony Xperia VL launched in Japan with special features similar to the Xperia AX including 1-Seg TV tuner, infra-red and a mobile wallet.
VL has a screen measuring 4.3 inch HD Reality Display type that has the support of SONY Bravia Engine 2 to increase the sharpness. Features include chipset MSM8960 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, 13MP camera, VGA front camera, LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, MHL, 1700mAh battery and microSD memory card support. Xperia VL has dimensions of 129 x 65 x 10.8mm and weighs 120g. This phone is available in four colors (black, pink, turquoise and white). As quoted from XperiBlog, Xperia VL (SOL21) released by power Waterproof and anti-dust.
In this post Smartphone Clinic will provide a tutorial on how to root the Sony Xperia VL SOL21. This tutorial works from 9.1.D.0.395, 9.0.F.0.226, and 9.1.D.0.401 firmware. This will works on Both Locked/ Unlocked bootloader device! Root your device at your own risk.
Make sure the battery is at least 70%
Enable USB Debugging, by open Settings > Developers Option > USB Debugging If Developers Option is hidden, go to Settings > About Phone > Built Number (tap on it for 5-8 times)
Enable Unkwon Sources from Menu > Settings > Security > Enable Unkwon Sources
Necessary USB drivers for Xperia VL should be installed on the computer (including ADB drivers).
Connect USB cable to your device and then connect to PC
Run the DooMLoRD tool by double-click on runme_win.bat(for Windows),runme_linux.sh(for Linux),runme_mac.sh(for Mac).
Follow the on-screen instructions and wait for the process to be complete.
After rooting is over the device will restart
If the SuperSU App exist on your Application Menu on your smartphone it means you’ve succesfully rooted your device.
For more details, please watch following video:
Congratulation! Now your Sony Xperia VL SOL21 was rooted. You can verify that your Sony Xperia VL SOL21 is successfully rooted or not by downloading Root Checker App on Play Store. Hopefully the article of Root Sony Xperia VL SOL21 in Minute useful for you.