How to Root Asus Zenfone 5 Lite


See how to Root your Asus Zenfone 5 Lite with some simple steps. Here we will also include the advanced methods also. By rooting, you can gain more extra controls on your device. Just like you can use custom ROMs, third-party apps, boot your device speed and more. So, here’s how you can root Asus Zenfone 5 Lite.

What about Asus Zenfone 5 Lite?

It’s the latest Android smartphone from mobile manufacturer Asus. It’s run on latest Android Oreo(7) and it’s rootable. The Asus Zenfone 5 Lite has 5.7 inches display, 16 MP camera, and 3 GB Ram! But if you root your Android device to make it more versatile. So, let’s start.

How to Root Asus Zenfone 5 Lite Easily

At first, we will show you can root Android without a computer. Firstly, download KingoRoot app on your Asus Zenfone 5 Lite. Then run it on your device and tap the root option. The app will start rooting your device instantly. After few minutes, it will give you the result. If it’s said rooting is successful, then congratulation. If it’s not, then you can try other one-click root app Root Genius.

connect your device via usb

How to Root Asus Zenfone 5 Lite in Advanced Way

Failing with one-click rooting apps? Then we have a new method. Here you have to root android with PC(Personal Computer). Also, you must charge your device properly before you start. If everything is set, then we can begin.

 Step 1: Firstly, turn the USB Debugging at the Developer option of your Asus Zenfone 5 Lite.

Note: Go to Settings > About Phone > Tap several times on Build Number to unlock Developer option.

Step 2: Download SuperSU and ADB Fastboot tool on your computer.

Step 3: Now connect your device to your computer.

Step 4: Move the SuperSU file into your device’s internal memory.

Step 5: Open command prompt on your computer. Now type this command ‘fastboot reboot-bootloader’.

Step 6: Go to the recovery menu. Tap on the install section.

Step 7: Select the Downloaded SuperSU file and start installing.

Step 8: Restart your device.

Oh! Congratulation, you just rooted your Asus Zenfone 5 Lite successfully. To prove that, open Root Checker(Root Status) app and start the test. It will confirm you that, your device is currently rooted. So, now you can use custom scenes, install third-party apps, and many more.

Readme before leave:

  1. Backup your data to avoid data loss. You can use free cloud storage to take backup of your data.
  2. Install required USB drivers on your computer before the process.
  3. Rooting your device will void device warranty. You can undo it by unrooting your Android device.
  4. Flash: If you want to repair your bricked Asus Zenfone 5 Lite, then you can see the procedure on


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