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Please read this if you considering unlocking the boot loader or rooting your phone.

Important information

Please note that you may void the warranty of your phone and/or any warranty from your operator if you unlock the boot loader. You should only unlock the boot loader of your phone if you are an advanced user with good knowledge of the technology and risks involved.

For more information go here http://unlockbootloader.sonymobile.com/

Please also note

The Sony Xperia support team will not be able provide any support, related to unlocking the boot loader or rooting your phone.

We also recommend you to read the below blogposts.

http://developer.sonymobile.com/wp/2011/03/29/unlocking-the-boot-loader-in-the-new-xperia%e2%84%a2-smartphones/

http://developer.sonymobile.com/wp/2011/04/14/option-to-unlock-the-boot-loader-now-available-for-advanced-developers/

http://developer.sonymobile.com/wp/2011/09/28/sony-ericsson-supports-independent-developers/

Best regards
Sony Xperia support team

[Tutorial] How To Root Xperia XA2

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Re: [Tutorial] How To Root Xperia XA2

Is xa2 plus compatible with it?

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Re: [Tutorial] How To Root Xperia XA2

I keep getting stuck on the third step, i don't know why

 

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Re: [Tutorial] How To Root Xperia XA2

Hi Mate!

What do you mean by third step? 

Fastboot one? If so then what do you mean by "stuck". Firstly check if your device is visible in fastboot by "fastboot devices" if nothing shows up install drivers for fastboot. Then if operation succeeds your device will boot into twrp. In this state you need to flash twrp in twrp on your device so it stayes after reboot (then you reboot back to twrp and flash magisk or what you want).

Get it? Maybe it's a bit chaotic but I tried to explain it as much as I can. Hope this helped ya! 

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Re: [Tutorial] How To Root Xperia XA2

Does this also work for the xa2 "ultra"?

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Re: [Tutorial] How To Root Xperia XA2

Hi!

Please can you help. I'm loading up adb and putting in the command to fastboot with the twrp but when I do my phone screen just goes black and I have to hold power button to switch it back on again. Everything else works perfectly. I've tried using different twrp but with no luck. Device is Sony xperia xa2 h3113. Running android 9. I've read that it's happened before with other devices and people have successfully done it when using non official twrp but this is not working either. 

 

Thanks In advance!