In this tutorial we will show you how you can root your Huawei Y500. We will use the Kingo Root Tool which provides a quick and easy way to root the Huawei Y500 if you are a Windows User.
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Huawei Y500 Root
Things we will need
- Always use a USB-Port from the backside of your PC
- Always use the original USB cable
- Always use a fully charged device
- Always Backup your Device first
- Fully charge your Battery (100%)
- It’s recommended that you reboot your device before you start with this tutorial
Supported Operating Systems
- Windows XP
- Windows Vista
- Windows 7
- Windows 8
Huawei Y500 Root Tutorial
- Download and install the USB Drivers and the Kingo Huawei Y500 Root Toolkit
- On your Huawei Y500 you will need to make the following changes:
- Go to Settings -> Security and activate „Unknown Sources“
- Go to Settings -> Developer Options and activate USB-Debugging
- Now connect your Huawei Y500 via USB to your PC
- Start the Kingo Android Root Toolkit
- Kingo should now display the name of your device
- To root your device you will simply need to press the orange „ROOT“-Button. After you startet the Root your device will reboot. After everything finished you will get a „Root Succeeded!“-Screen.
- Your Huawei Y500 is now rooted if you want to remove the root you can also use this toolkit.
Kingo also gives you the ability to remove the root from your Huawei Y500. To do that click on the „Remove Root“ Button and you should be ready to go.