How To Root Kyocera Hydro: 2 Easy Methods

How To Root Kyocera Hydro: 2 Easy Methods – Announced in May, 2012 and subsequently release in the third quarter of the same year, the Kyocera Hydro is one great smartphone. It has a 3.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels (165 ppi pixel density).

The smartphone measures 115 x 62 x 12.8 mm (4.53 x 2.44 x 0.50 in)and weighs in at a light 120 g (4.23 oz). It has a Qualcomm MSM8655 Snapdragon S2 CPU and graphics is handled by the Adreno 205. It runs Android OS, v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)

The mobile has 2 GB internal storage and 512 MB of RAM. It has a microSD card slot, which supports up to 32 GB of external storage. It has a 3.15 megapixel back facing camera with autofocus but no front facing camera for selfies. It also has a removable Li-Ion 1500 mAh battery.

Root Kyocera Hydro

The Waterproof Kyocera Hydro

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 Why Root Kyocera Hydro?

Rooting your mobile phone will allow you to remove unwanted bloatware from the unit. You will also be able to install cracked apps and games on your phone. You can also enhance the performance of your phone by overclocking it.

Rooting also allows you to install custom roms on your phone. These roms are feature-rich and optimized for either speed or aesthetics and there are a whole bunch of them to choose from. Just make sure the rom you are installing is compatible with your mobile.

As always, be reminded that rooting your phone will void your warranty and may also brick your mobile. We also do not condone piracy. You have been warned!

For this article, we will be using two easy methods to root your Kyocera Hydro. Just follow our easy methods below to root your phone.

How To Root Kyocera Hydro: 2 Easy Methods

For the first method, we will install an app on your mobile and for the second one, we will use a computer to root your phone.

Reminder: Always back up your phone’s data just in case something goes wrong with the rooting process. With a back up at hand, you can then restore your precious files and save your self the hassle of starting from scratch again.

See also: How To Back Up Data from Your Phone

 How To Root Kyocera Hydro: Method 1 – Use KingRoot

Step 1. Download KingRoot to your phone from here. Use your phone’s file web brower.
Step 2. Using your phone’s file explorer/manager, navigate to your download folder.
Step 3. Find the Kingroot apk file and tap to install it.
Step 4. Let the installation finish then look for the KingRoot app from your app drawer.
Step 5. Tap the Kingroot icon to open it.
Step 6. KingRoot will check your phone if it is rootable.
Step 7. Tap “Try To Root” or “Start Root”. It might take some time for the rooting process.

After doing the above, you will see a green check mark that indicates you have just successfully rooted your smartphone.

 How To Root Kyocera Hydro: Method 2 – Use A Computer

Step 1. Using your computer’s browser, go to this site and download this file.
Step 2. Save the file to folder on your computer. Open the folder, install and open the downloaded file.
Step 3. Using a USB cable, connect your Kyocera Hydro to your computer.
Step 4. Your mobile will be detected and the root tool will be ready to root your mobile.
Step 5. Select “Root Now” option from the program and wait for the process to complete.
Step 6. Disconnect your smartphone from the computer and reboot.
Step 7. Install SuperSu app from the PlayStore.

You now have a rooted Kyocera Hydro!

Watch the video below for further infomation on rooting your Kyocera smartphone.

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