Root Xperia X Performance & Flash AndroPlus custom Kernel

By | July 12, 2016

Sony launched Xperia X Performance with top in line specs.It comes with latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset and 3 GB of ram for lag free performance.Xperia X Performance have 5.1 inches 1080p display.This smartphone is IP 67 water and dust resistant.Xperia X performance have a whopping 23 MP camera at back and 13 MP camera at front.This smartphone also have front-facing stereo speakers.

Root Xperia X Performance & Flash AndroPlus custom Kernel

Rooting your Xperia X Performance allows you to get rid of restricts that Sony and Google put on your phone.Achieving root access on your Xperia X Performance is not easy you have to flash a custom kernel to achieve root access.So if you want to root your Xperia X Performance then follow the given tutorial.

WARNING – Rooting your smartphone will void its warranty.We are not responsible if your device gets damaged during the rooting procedure.Make sure your device has at least 50-60 percent battery backup.


  1. Sony PC Companion (For Driver)
  2. Minimal ADB and Fastboot Setup
  3. AndroPlus Kernel

How to Flash AndroPlus Kernel for Xperia X Performance

  1. Unlock the bootloader of your Xperia X Performance.
  2. Install the USB driver and Minimal ADB and Fastboot on your Xperia X Performance.
  3. Unzip the latest file and get the boot.img file.
  4. Move the boot.img file into the folder where you install the Minimal ADB and Fastboot Setup.
  5. Enable Developer Options on your smartphone by going to Settings>>About and tap on Build number 7 times.
  6. Enable USB Debugging by going to Settings>>Developer Options and tick USB Debugging.
  7. Connect your smartphone to your computer using a data cable.
  8. Open the folder where you setup ADB and Fastboot.
  9. Press Shift and Right-click on blank space in the folder.
  10. Select Open command window here to open ADB and Fastboot command prompt.
  11. In command window type “adb reboot bootloader” to boot your smartphone into fastboot mode.
  12. When your smartphone boots up into the fastboot mode type “fastboot flash boot boot.img” to flash the kernel.

How to Root Xperia X Performance

  1. After flashing the AndroPlus kernel on your smartphone you can easily root your Xperia X Performance.
  2. Type “adb root” and press enter in command prompt.
  3. Then type “adb shell” and press enter.
  4. Finally type “./SuperSU_files/” to root ypur smartphone.
  5. Type “adb reboot” to reboot your smartphone normally.
You can install Root Checker app from Play Store to make sure that your device is rooted.

One thought on “Root Xperia X Performance & Flash AndroPlus custom Kernel

  1. Bayu

    Waw i really need once this exposure fella hehe, how do you mebuat useful exposure like this?


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