Guides Root LG Optimus L9 With Official Jelly Bean Firmware ( How To )

The Jelly Bean update brings the usual improvements like Google Now, Project Butter, expandable notification panels and bug fixes. Some of you may not satisfy as what LG provided to you but to seek for better enhancement on your LG Optimus L9. Rooting your phone is an alternative way to achieve the target. Here we share the complete and detail guides root LG Optimus L9 with official Jelly Bean firmware.

 LG Optimus L9

LG Optimus L9 is a mid range smartphone with 4.7 inches IPS LCD display (234ppi), dual-core 1.0GHz Cortex-A9 processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal storage and 5MP rear camera. It is running Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich out of the box and upgradable to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

Instructions For Root LG Optimus L9 With Official Jelly Bean Firmware With SuperSU:

  1. First, download SuperSU (, 1.0MB). In order to root LG Optimus L9, you must first unlock bootloader and install ClockWorkMod Recovery. You can read how to do that here : Guides Using ClockWorkMod Recovery On LG Optimus L9 with Official Jelly Bean Firmware and Unlock Bootloader For LG Optimus L9 At Official Jelly Bean Firmware
  2. Connect your device to the computer via micro USB cable.
  3. Copy and paste all downloaded SuperSU files to your phone’s internal SD card.
  4. Turn off your phone and disconnect from USB cable.
  5. Press and hold Volume Up + Home + Power button and release Power button at vibration for boot into recovery.
  6. From the main menu in Recovery, select the install zip from sdcard, then select choose zip from internal sdcard, browse to folder location and select the SuperSU and click Yes to install.
  7. After the installation completes, go back to recovery’s main menu.
  8. Select reboot system now to reboot the phone.
  9. Now, your LG Optimus L9 should be rooted. Verify to see.

Disclaimer: It’s always a risk to modify your device. We are not responsible for any damage or bricks on your device. Your device warranty may void with any mod. Check your devices warranty’s term & conditions before start.  Use this guide on your own risk, contact us for help if you face problem .



  1. alex says

    Dose it work ????? Please tell me i have Lg L9 android 4.1.2!
    i dont want to ruin my phone!!! Please tell me if it really works!!!

  2. Anguel says

    I am running Android 4.1.2 with the P76920d software version. Would this guide work on my phone, and how big would the risk of bricking it be? Is there any way to unbrick it too?

  3. sooraj says

    The xda sitee shows another way to root it,but i am a complete noob at. I find quite complicated compared to what you got in this site. But i Really want to try it out ,will i brick my phone in case am nt successful at it ?.
    ! Or is it safe to do it?
    I got an Lg optimus l9 p768 with official jelly bean installed . And i guess its the middle east version.

  4. sooraj says

    Guys have any one tried this root ? there is one on Xda sitee ,but this seems much simple and easier !!

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