Cydia Impactor is a small tool created by Saurik offering a lot of functions. You can use Cydia Impactor to install IPA files on iOS and APK files on Android or root your Android device. Today we will learn how to root Android using Cydia Impactor software in few steps.
Using Cydia Impactor is really easy to sideload apps. Sideloading is a method used to upload applications and game APK files from your drive to the mobile device without downloading it from the official GooglePlay Store. Using Cydia Impactor you can Sign and Install APK apps on Android devices. Cydia Impactor offers the most convenient option to sideload apps. Cydia Impactor is available for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS. Cydia was developed by Saurik.
1. Enable USB Debugging mode on your Android device. To do it navigate to Settings -> Developer Options, and then activate the "USB Debugging" option.
2. Connect your Android device to your Mac or PC, and run Cydia Impactor software.
3. Now select from the list "install SuperSU (aka. root my Android)" and click "Start" button. This will start the process of rooting your Android device.
4. Install the latest SuperSU application from Google Play Store to be assured that your Android system is rooted and enjoy your rooted device.
If you will get any errors, and Cydia Impactor not working during the use of software go to the link, and check how to fix most common failure messages on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS. Check also our article how to use Cydia Impactor to sign and install IPA files on iOS.