How to root the Asus Transformer Pad TF300T tablet? An easy guide

If you have been looking for a way to root the Asus Transformer Pad TF300T tablet, Android Jinn will  guide you easily, step-by-step on the whole process.

The Asus Transformer Pad is the successor to the original Asus Transformer which was released back in 2011. Carrying on the baton from the former, the Transformer Pad TF300T too has awesome features such as a quad-core 1.2 GHz processor, a 10.1-inch screen, Waveshare UI, an 8-megapixel camera and of course, the brilliant keyboard that we have always been so fond of.

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Here’s the root guide for the Asus Transformer Prime TF300T tablet.

Rooting Information: Once your device is rooted, it will make the warranty void; however you needn’t panic since your warranty can be restored by installing the official firmware update.

Also, we would like to mention that you can perform this rooting procedure only on Windows PCs. To check if you successfully rooted your device, you can use an app called Root Checker from the Google Play Store.

Warning!

This tutorial is only for Asus Transformer Pad TF300T. Don’t try this guide in any other Android device. Check your device’s model number in: Settings » About phone. Also, we are not responsible for any damage caused due to the instruction given in this page. Try this at your own risk. Although, it is very unlikely that your device will be damaged if you follow all the instructions as it is which are mentioned in procedure.

Backup Asus Transformer Pad TF300T Data & Settings:

As we going to push some custom files to root your device, it may wipe your data (in rare scenario). That’s why we always recommend you to backup your phone data and setting before following manual firmware installation guide, so that if you lost any data you can recover it easily.

SMS & Call LogUse SMS, MMS & Call Log Entries Backup & Restore App
Contacts & SettingsUse Android default backup options.
Images, Songs, Videos, Files – Copy to Internal/External SD card.
APN and MMS Settings – Note down from the path “Applications > Settings > Wireless and Network > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names
WhatsApp MessengerManually Backup WhatsApp Messenger Data.


Note: You can always backup your device data using Kies but we recommend you to backup data manually, so that if situation demand then you can easily transfer your data to any other manufacturer Android powered device such as HTC One or Xperia Z. If you have custom recovery installed such as TWRP Recovery or CWM Recovery then use its backup feature which is better than any other backup we mentioned already as this backup create an image of whole system.


Download Asus Transformer Pad TF300T USB Drivers

You need to connect your Asus Transformer Pad TF300T to computer so that the application can access it. However, it won’t be possible until you have proper driver installed. Technically, after you connect your device to Windows PC for first time, it will download and install the required driver but if it don’t then download it from below link.

Download Asus Transformer Pad TF300T USB Driver

Few More Important Tips!

  1. Make sure your device have at least 60% battery power, otherwise your device may see a hard brick if device turn off during installation. [How to Check Battery Percentage in Android Device]
  2. Make sure USB Debugging is enabled otherwise you won’t able to transfer file between PC and mobile. [Guide]
  3. Make sure you enable this option – Menu>>Settings>>Applications>>Unknown sources.

The next thing you need to do is download the root package.

How To root Asus Transformer Pad TF300T Easily

  1. Save this root package Archive to your Desktop.
  2. Now, unzip the folder again on your desktop only.
  3. Then, connect your device to the PC using a data cable.
  4. Unmount your SD card.
  5. Double-click on the RootDebugfs.bat file.
  6. The instructions to root will appear on your screen.
  7. Follow the instructions as mentioned on the screen and you will be done in no time!

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