Root Sony Xperia Ray on ICS 4.0.3 Baseband .562
Recently, we are coming across lots of buzz about ICS. There’s an ICS update almost everywhere and this is literally a good thing. With Ice Cream Sandwich platform on your Android device there will be loads of options open for you and perhaps you will be able to enjoy better features and functions. Now, the question is have you rooted the phone running on ICS? Well, if not, then you are missing something. Even though rooting is considered as bit risky, it stills over-covers the negative aspect. Many people prefer rooting the Android phones.
In this article, we are going to discuss a simple method for rooting Sony Xperia Ray on ICS with unlocked bootloader. If you own Xperia Ray running on the recent official ICS update then just read on. It would be better to go through the disclaimer and notes first.
Disclaimer: Rooting Xperia Ray on ICS can be a bit risky. Rooting makes the warranty of the phone void and also there might be a minimal risk of phone damage or data loss. Kindly follow the procedure at your own risk. Androidust shall not be responsible for anything that happens with your Android handset. We would recommend that you must move ahead only if you have enough technical knowledge.
Notes: Keep the phone charged to the extent of 70-80 percent. This is because, while you are rooting the phone, there should not be any battery issues or else the entire procedure may fail.
Take complete back up of the phone including contacts, apn settings, apps, SMS and so on. This is because, if by chance there is loss of data, you don’t have to suffer too much.
We expect that you already have the adb drivers installed.
Procedure to Root Xperia Ray on 4.0.3 baseband .562with Single Click
We don’t have to unlock the bootloader in this procedure and thus the procedure is short and sweet. In this procedure we shall make use of Android Emulator and then we will install Busy Box and Super User File.
But the very first thing you must do is download the rooting tool from here: http://s2.dosya.tc/server11/XKaKTQ/ROOT_v5_eng.rar.html
Enable USB debugging on your mobile phone and you can do it this way: Menu>Settings>Developer options>Development> Enable USB debugging by checking.
Also enable Mass Storage.
Now simply take the USB data cable and connect the phone and the computer with that.
Run the .bat file( root tool) which you have already downloaded.
You will get the instructions on the screen to root your device. Follow the instructions.
This will help you root the device quickly.
We hope that you will find the tutorial to root Xperia Ray on ICS with One Click quite helpful. Kindly let us know your feedback on this. We would love to hear from you. If you have any problems, then kindly let us know. We will surely try to solve them at the earliest.
P.S.: This rooting tool came from ARC development which the XDA member, asertyio has tested and found useful and working.