Learn How To Root Xperia Sola
A rooting tool is also available for Sony Xperia SOLA now. So if you own a Xperia SOLA, now root the device to void the Sony limitations on your smartphone and be able to install all non-Google Play apps, thanks to well-know XDA developer member DooMLoRD who released this tool.
But before you root your smartphone first do keep in mind that rooting also void the warranty of the device, if you can afford this lose, follow the below guide to root the device otherwise stay away from it.
Before you root the device first note that the bootloader of your device should be unlocked, your device must be 6.0.B.1.564 firmware, you can check device detail from Setting>About Phone, fastboot package should be installed on PC. The device battery should be charged and make a backup of your device data such as SMS, internet setting, contacts music files etc because the below procedure may wipe data, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages use SMS apps, lastly use file expert app to backup apps.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or get damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Download the rooting Kernel.elf to your computer and save it to the folder that contains fastboot package.
Step #2: Now turn the phone off.
Step #3: Put the device into fastboot mode, to do so, hold down power and volume up buttons while plugging the device to your PC using USB cable.
Step #4: Open the command prompt.
Step #5: Enter the following command:
fastboot flash boot kernel.elf
Once the above command is preceded, reboot your device. That’s it, you’ve now rooted Xperia SOLA, you’re able to install all root required apps on your smartphone.