How to Root LG Optimus Me P350 – Easy Tutorial

LG Optimus Me P350, We Missed It? Not really, as we are here with the coverage for users having this phone. In the due course of this article, we will be checking out on how to Root your phone with a simple tutorial in the due course of this article. Just in case if you are new to Android then welcome to the world of open source and glad that you have chosen Android as your preferred choice of OS. For all those who doesn’t know what exactly rooting is, rooting is basically a technique wherein the system files are provided with the access by third party files so that required customizations can be made. Once you root your phone, you can make the most out of your device as you can install themes, custom ROMs and also the apps which need the rooting access. Please be informed that as soon as you root your phone, the warranty will get void. The only way with which you can get back the lost warranty is by applying the stock / default update again in your phone. Not to worry as to make things simple, we also covered on how to Unroot LG Optimus Me P350 in the due course of the article.
Disclaimer: Please note that we should not be held responsible in any manner in whole or in parts if any damage is done to your device caused by updating the firmware which is a very unlikely event if you follow the instructions as mentioned in the article including the pre requisites and the procedure to update the phone.
CAUTION: This update should not be applied to the phones which are NETWORK LOCKED DEVICES, if you still continue to update your phone then we cannot guarantee on the consequences.
Essential Pre Requisites:
  • Backup all the data present in the device so as to ensure that the data present in the device stays safe. Just in case if any data is lost / corrupted, the same can be restored easily with the help of below mentioned steps.
Notes – Backup in the mail so that you can then restore manually,
SMS Messages – Use “SMS Backup & Restore app”,
Contacts Stored in Phone Memory – Sync with the Gmail application,
Call Log - Call Log and Restore Videos,
Images, Videos & Files etc.– Copy to internal / External SD Card,
Internet & MMS Settings – Backup all the settings from “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names
  • Ensure that you have ADMIN privileges in your computer so as To get the full USB read / write access. Close all the tools like Firewalls, Antivirus suites and also the PC Suites in your computer or else these tools will tend to interrupt the process of rooting.
  • Also, you need to ensure that the phone is left with the minimum of 50% battery charge so as to ensure that the phone doesn’t get turned Off in the middle of rooting process.                    

    Procedure to Root LG Optimus Me P350:

  • The tool which we will be using to root LG Optimus Me P350 is Gingerbreak, so first download the same in your computer. Now, connect your phone to the computer in the mass storage mode and copy this downloaded file to your phone.
  • Now, remove the USB cable and enable the USB Debugging from the path “Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging”.
USB Debugging
  • Now, open the file which you placed in your phone and then all you need to do is to tap on the option of “Root Device” to root the phone.
  • Just in case if the rooting process is interrupted in the middle then you just need to re follow the whole procedure from the start to root your LG Optimus Me P350.
To unroot, all you need to do is to just tap on “Unroot device”. Do let us know just in case if you face any issues in the process of rooting or un rooting as we will try to fix the same as soon as possible
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