How to root Moto G (2015)

Moto G was released back in 2014, is a budget by Motorola with some awesome specs when compared with its price. It is packed with 2GB of RAM, Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 processor, 13MP camera, 8GB internal storage and Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.

If you’ve been looking for an easy method to root your Moto G 2015 model, here we’ve got you covered. You can now easily root your Moto G 2015 using the SuperSU root method.

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Requirements and Guidelines:

Before you root your phone, there are certain guidelines and files you need to download in order to safely gain root access on your phone.

  • Rooting your phone voids warranty but at the same time you get to unlock hidden features!
  • Backup your data stored on your phone memory.
  • Install USB drivers for Moto G. [Download Link]
  • You should have already installed Custom Recovery (TWRP or CWM).
  • Download SuperSU root package for Moto G 2015 model.

Instructions: Here is how you can easily root Moto G 2015

  1. I hope you’ve downloaded the SuperSU zip package.
  2. Copy the UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.49.zip file to your phone memory.
  3. Reboot your phone into into Recovery Mode by pressing and holding Volume Up + Power keys at the same time.
  4. From the recovery menu, Choose Flash zip from SD card and select it using Power button. Press the Power button again and select “choose zip from sdcard”. Browse the Update-SuperSU-v2.49.zip and confirm to flash.
  5. When SuperSU is flushed successfully, head over to the recovery menu and reboot Moto G by choosing the “Reboot system now.

That’s it guys, You have now successfully rooted Moto G (2015) running on the latest version of Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. Do share your experience with us in the comment section.

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