How to: Universal Root LG Optimus G – All variants, Any firmware

All variants of LG Optimus G can be rooted with this universal rooting kit regardless of which firmware the phone is currently running.


You can download the rooting kit from here:


  1. If you didn’t already, download and install LG mobile drivers from here:
  2. On you phone enable ‘USB Debugging’ by going to ‘Settings > Developer options’.
  3. Connect your phone to your PC. Choose ‘Charge only’ mode.
  4. Unzip the downloaded rooting kit and run the Windows batch file named ‘CurrentRoot’.
  5. When prompted, without unplugging your phone from the PC, change mode from ‘Charge only’ to ‘MTP’.
  6. Follow the on-screen prompts.
  7. Your phone will reboot.
  8. Congratulations! You just rooted your LG Optimus G.
  9. If it didn’t succeed, it means that you didn’t follow the instructions properly as this method is confirmed to work with any LG Optimus G. In that case, please start over and be more careful this time.

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  • Evan

    very easy to root. thanks

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  • akhtar zaman

    muje firmware modal lg f160k download karna hai plz kes tareke se download karo plz mera help karo

  • Zee Shan

    buddy i want to root my lg optimus G on 4.4.2 plz help me any one…..

    • Cristhian

      I tried to root my f180s whit 4.4.2 but doesn’t work. Help me please.

  • Hamad

    but it is not working with my lgf180l nothing happened… :(

  • Kamran Khaliq

    200 percent working, if u follow the above instructions correctly. i did it. thanks to the up loader.

  • Ali Hamza

    it was easy :)

    • shami

      did u do it on 4.4.2 android version