Root LG Optimus Black P970 Running on Android 4.0.4 ICS – Without PC Guide


Root LG Optimus Black P970 easily without using any PC but with the help of your existing Android device. With the help of this easy method you can now root your LG Optimus Black P970 with latest stock ROM. All you need to do, install a simple app and then follow below mentioned easy steps to quickly root LG Optimus Black P970. Once you root your device, you can enjoy various additional benefits that your stock device can’t offer. The guide don’t use any paid app or premium app, you can complete rooting your LG Optimus Black P970 using free app mentioned below. However, we always request you to help the developer through your donation if it helps you. The app we going to use is developed by alephzain (Donate).

Once you root LG Optimus Black P970 you can completely utilize the hardware of your Android device. If you don’t know then, a rooted device offer you capability to completely utilize the hardware resource as well as get rid of any limitation that comes with stock or official firmware. Once rooted, you can access system files, can overclock/underclock CPU and GPU, can use various MOD as well as those apps that ask root access, can even upgrade to a better Android version such as Android 4.3.1 Jelly Bean or Android 4.4.4 KitKat by flashing custom ROMs (if anything available and) if you have a custom recovery installed.


Disclaimer: This tutorial is only for LG Optimus Black P970. Don’t try this guide on any other Android device. Also, we (PrimeHowTo) are not responsible for any damage caused due to the instruction given in this page. Try this at your own risk. However, it is very unlikely that your device will be damaged if you follow all the instructions as it is which are mentioned in procedure. Remember, rooting void your device manufacturer warranty.

Pre Requisites:

Though root don’t erase internal memory data but we recommend to back up your data first before proceeding to avoid any uncomfortable situation.

1. Although not required but I’ll advise you to backup your data prior flashing. I recommend app Helium for this purpose, however you can use any other preferred backup app.


2. Make sure your device have enough battery power (at least 50% battery power) to avoid any accidental brick. You can install an app like Battery Notifier BT Free on your Android device to check it easily.

Hope you back up all your data and settings as mentioned above. So, its time to jump into next stage of this guide.

How To Root LG Optimus Black P970 Easily

Step 1: Download Framaroot-1.9.3.apk and install it (open a file explorer such as ES explorer, then navigate your download and tap on it; you can also directly open the apk from browser download section to install it). If you see a warning box during this then you require to check Unknown sources under Settings –> Security.

Step 2: Open the app and then tap on install superuser or super SU of your choice.

Step 3: You will see some rooting methods. Tap on any of the available rooting method and soon you’ll see the success message.

You can check your success by installing an app called “Root Checker” which is available for free from Google PLAY store. If this method helps you then please consider Framaroot donation app to help the developer.

That’s it! You just learn how to root LG Optimus Black P970. And, that’s too without using a computer.