How to root Alcatel OneTouch IDOL 3 In 5 Minutes

In this guide, you will learn How to root Alcatel OneTouch IDOL 3.The process is safe and easy to use.Below we will be sharing full step by step guide with direct download link.

This method is only for Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 running stock Android lollipop.So check out the setting of your device then follow the guide to get root access on your Alcatel device

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 is one of the most popular budget android phones of the year.It has a 5.5″ 1080p (1920 x 1080 pixels) IPS display with 401ppi.It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 chipset coupled with 2GB of RAM.It comes with 16GB/32GB of built-in memory with a microSD card slot (up to 128GB).It sports a 13MP Sony IMX214 rear camera and 8MP front-facing unit. It has a 2,910mAh battery and 1.2Wfront-facing JBL endorsed stereo speakers.

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Remember Before rooting:

  • Rooting your phone can void your warranty
  • After rooting you can tweak your phone
  • You can unroot it if you want
  • You can overclock or underclock your CPU to make your phone faster

Make sure you have unlocked the bootloader.


*Make sure there is at least 80% battery left on your smartphone before begin rooting your device.

Warning: will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Alcatel OneTouch IDOL 3 while following this tutorial.Do it at your own risk.

How to root Alcatel OneTouch IDOL 3

How to root Alcatel OneTouch IDOL 3 In 5 Minutes

Step By step Guide on How to root Alcatel OneTouch IDOL 3

  1. Download this zip file
  2. Extract the above .zip file and save it to the desktop.
  3. Connect your Alcatel One Touch Idol 3 to your PC via USB cable
  4. Pull down notification bar on your phone and select “MTP” mode.
  5. Now run Root.bat file from the extracted folder now.
  6. The device will reboot twice while rooting your phone.
  7. Don’t panic just wait.
  8. After the process ends check your app drawer you can find the superSu app there
  9. Done!!!!Now your Alcatel OneTouch IDOL 3 is rooted

To verify the root status install Root Checker.

If you have any question related to this post, feel free to leave that in the comment section 🙂

Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma graduated in Computer Science from NIT Rourkela. For the past eight years, she has been blogging about Android, which she is really passionate about. She has built a good reputation as a reliable source. Away from the digital sphere, Dibyashree enjoys playing tennis, a sport she is as passionate about as she is about technology.

Comments (27)

  1. Working perfectly fine on my alcatel idol3 5.5, question is, how do I UNROOT if ever I need to upgrade? Thanks


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