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Happy news for AT&T Sony Xperia Ion users that XDA member yuunanase has come with a root method for the device. This is a very simple method which helps you to root the device without much effort.

At first you should unlock the bootloader and download an insecure kernel depending upon the firmware which you are using. Then you only need to run the root package script and should download the Superuser and Busybox apps from Google play. Below is the step by step method to root the device.

Sony Xperia Ion

  1. At first unlock the bootloader
  2. Flash the device with the insecure kernel
  3. Enable USB debugging.
  4. Connect the device to your PC via USB.
  5. Extract the root package and run the batch file.
  6. Once the process is over the device reboots automatically. Once the device is booted disconnect it from the PC and download the Superuser and Busybox apps from Google play.

For the links, move on to the original thread in XDA.

Now you have finished rooting your Xperia ION LT28i.

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