This easy method uses GingerBreak to gain root access on the Optimus Me P350. And you can do it all straight from your smartphone.

As with all tutorials, please ensure you back up your device before you begin and proceed at your own risk. ConsumingTech will not to responsibility for any loss of data or damage which occurs to your device during the tutorial.

Before you begin:

  • Please ensure you are only trying this method using an Optimus Me P350 running on Froyo 2.2.
  • Your device has a correctly formatted SD card installed.
  • You have USB Debugging enabled on your device.
  • You have installed and are running a file explorer App such as ES File Explorer or ASTRO File Manager on your device.

Root LG Optimus Me P350 Using GingerBreak Without A PC

Step 1. First off you will need to download and save the following APK file:

GingerBreak App v 1.2

As mentioned before, this can be downloaded and saved straight to your smartphone.

Step 2. Navigate to the file explorer app you have installed and launch it. Locate the GingerBreak APK file then install it by tapping on it. Make sure that when you are installing it you are doing so to the ‘Internal Storage’ rather than the ‘External Storage’.

Step 3. Once done, navigate to the GingerBreak App and launch it.

Step 4. Click on ‘Options’ followed by ‘Root device’.

Step 5. Be patient while the rooting process occurs.

Step 6. Once completed your device will reboot. This can take anywhere from 10 – 15 minutes as the cache is being wiped.

If you want to ensure the root has been successful, simply check to see if the Superuser App is installed on your device.

Now that you’re finished, you can instantly download rooted apps. Furthermore, you may be interested in checking our custom ROMs.