How to Root Google Pixel XL without PC : Google recently launched its latest smartphone known as Google Pixel XL. It comes packed with 5.5-inch Quad HD capacitive touchscreen display with 2560 x 1440-pixel resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 4. Powered by Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor with Adreno 530. Also comes paired with 4GB of RAM, 32GB / 128GB of internal storage.
It sports a 12MP Autofocus rear camera with LED flash and also has an 8MP front-facing shooter. It supports Dual SIM with dual standby which allows the user to use both the numbers at a time. Other than this the smartphone is equipped with connectivity features like 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS and has a huge 3,450 mAh battery with Turbocharging technology for a long battery life.
To connect your Google Pixel XL computer, you need to download supported USB Drivers. USB Drivers are also required for rooting by connecting it to your PC. By connecting your smartphone to your PC, you can transfer and share media files easily. To download the USB drivers for your Google Pixel XL follow the steps given below.
Key Features Google Pixel XL:
Display: 5.5-inch Quad HD capacitive touchscreen display with 2560 x 1440-pixel resolution, Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Processor: Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor
GPU: Adreno 530
OS: Android v7.0 Nougat
Internal storage: 32GB / 128GB
Primary Camera: 12MP Autofocus rear camera with dual LED flash
Secondary Camera: 8MP Front-facing camera
Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
Battery: 3,450 mAh battery with Turbo Charging Technology
Pre requisites to Root Google Pixel XL
Before rooting your Google Pixel make sure that your phone battery is 100%.
Before starting the rooting process create a backup of your phone, you will not lose any data from your phone by rooting, but it is better to create a backup for safety.
Installation via Unknown sources should be enabled on your device. To enable it to go to Settings > Security > Mark Unknown Sources.
Now download KingoRoot app for your Google Pixel from here.
Root Google Pixel XL without PC
Step 1: After downloading KingoRoot app on your phone copy the app to the internal storage of your Google Pixel XL.
Step 2: Open the file manager that you are using on your Google Pixel XL and browse the KingoRoot app that you have copied to the internal storage of your phone.
Step 3: Now install the KingoRoot app on your device. Once the app gets installed, you will be able to see the app in the apps drawer.
Step 4: Make sure that you are connected to the internet. Choose a strong internet connection like Wifi of 3G/4G connectivity.
Step 5: Now open the KingoRoot app from the app drawer of your device. You will see a blue button with some Chinese words written on it.
Step 6: Click that blue button and the rooting process will start on your Google Pixel XL.
Step 7: The rooting process will not take much time. The process will be completed within 1-2 minutes.
Once you have completed the rooting process of your Google Pixel XL, you will be able to see a Kinguser app in the app drawer of your device.That’s it; you have successfully rooted your Google Pixel without using your PC.
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