How to root Xolo Q1000

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These are the instructions to root Xolo Q1000 smartphone using motochopper tool on Windows Computer.

Requirements: Your Xolo Q1000 Smartphone should have at least 40 percent or above battery to perform the rooting process.

Root Xolo Q1000

Step 1: Download and install Xolo Q1000 USB Driver on your Windows Computer.

USB Logo

Step 2: Enable USB Debugging mode on your Xolo Q1000 smartphone. To Enable USB Debugging: Settings > Development > USB Debugging (Tick to enable it).

(Developers Option is hidden for Android 4.2.2 or above, to show this option Go to Settings > About Phone > Built Number (Tap on it for 5-8 times).

Enable USB Debugging on Xolo Q1000

Step 3: Now connect your Xolo Q1000 smartphone to the computer.

Step 4: Download and Extract motochopper tool on your Windows Computer. After Extracting you will be able to see the following files:

Motochopper files

Step 5: Now, Open run.bat (you have extracted this file in step#4).

Open run.bat from Motochopper files

Step 6: Once Run.bat file is launched you will be able to see the following screen. Now, to begin the rooting process Press any Key from the keyboard.

Motochopper Launched for Xolo Q1000

Step 7: Once rooting process is completed you will be able to see the following screen with success message. Now, again Press any Key from the keyboard. This will exit the run.bat file and your Xolo Q1000 smartphone will restart automatically.

Xolo Q1000 Rooted with Motochopper

Step 8: Now your Xolo Q1000 is successfully rooted. To verify this, Open Applications Menu On your Smartphone and search for SuperSU app installed.

SuperSU Installed on Xolo Q1000

Optional: You can also verify that your device is successfully rooted or not by Root Checker Application.

Points to remember:

[*] No data loss process: Your Phone Data like contacts, pictures, videos, music and etc will be not affected with this method.

[*] Warranty Void: Your Xolo Q1000 phone Warranty may be void after following the above tutorial.

[*] How to Unroot? To unroot, Open SuperSU > Settings > Full Unroot.

[*] If you are looking for the Xolo Stock Rom (Original firmware) then head over Xolo Stock Roms.

[*] Credits: The Motochopper tool was provided by Dan Rosenberg (XDA Developer). So, full credits for the motochopper tool goes to him.

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  1. Harsh says:

    I cant find developer/development option to enable USB DEBUG mode on my Xolo Q1000 please help..

    1. XDA Team says:

      @ Harsh, Open Settings > About Phone > Built Number (fast tap on built number for 5-6 times), it will enable Developer options.

    2. satish says:

      you have to go in settings>about phone>build number,
      7 times tap on the build number ,
      now you unlocked developer option,

  2. akshay says:

    the drives is not instaled in pc who give by you

  3. Somesh says:

    hello guys & admin,
    i am planning to root xolo q1000, want your views on above mentioned thread. should i follow these steps so that my phone is not bricked/harmed in any way.
    awaiting your response.

  4. shubham says:

    hello gays can i root my xolo q1000 with causing any harm to it please tell me about this

    1. XDA Team says:

      @Shubham, Yes you can root your Xolo Q1000 Smartphone without harming the Phone warranty. After rooting, if you want your Phone warranty, Simply Open SuperSU and Go to settings > Full Unroot. Thats it.

  5. Jkbraj says:


    I want also to root my XOLO Q1000, but i can not find parameter-Developer option for allow my usb connection !
    This parameter doesnt exist in my telephone.

    How to do in this case ?

    Thx !

    1. XDA Team says:

      Every Android Device comes with Developer Option. It seems you are on Android 4.2, well in that case Go to Settings > About Phone > Built Number (Tap on it for 5-8 times).

      1. Anonymous says:

        Thank you !
        It’s OK ! I see it.

  6. Jkbraj says:

    Thank tou !
    It’s ok now, i see it…great !

    1. Jkbraj says:

      This root should take how long time ?

  7. Jkbraj says:

    Also i want to know how to set the parameters for use notwork data with this Xolo Q1000.
    We try it many times with a local network, but can not get access to data…
    How to do ? There is some particular things to do ?

  8. Sameer Marathe says:

    I have installed superuser but still root apps show that your device isn’t rooted please help.
    Also tell me how to modify device after rooting

  9. Akhil says:

    i did the same procedure i when it show “press any key” then aftering pressing key it says “Server not running”

  10. SANTHOSH says:

    I have XOLO Q 1000 download OTG Cable is not working..

  11. Naman Kumar says:

    I just followed the same process , it says press enter to exit at the end. Then nothing happens, my phone is not showing any response, its not rebooting automatically. Plz Help

  12. Santhoshkumar says:

    Root xolo q1000 but with out phone warranty. Do pl download driver easy software is USB OTG cable..

    1. Santhoshkumar says:

      Xolo q1000 missing settings – enable usb debugging

      1. XDA Team says:

        @Santosh, Developers Option is hidden on the devices running Android 4.2.2 or above. To Show this option, Open Settings > About Phone > Built Number (Fast Tap on it 5-8 times).

  13. Santhosh says:

    Finish Root my xolo q 1000 joining OTG support is not working pl

  14. rahul says:

    i did evry step….but when i connect my device with comp and start run.bat…it shows demon not running ..after that its says demon sucessfully started..but nothing happenes after that….??? what to do…??/

    1. vikas says:

      nd ya i sucessfully rooted my xolo q1000… yiipppiieeee!!!

  15. Vikram says:

    Will this guide work for q1000 Opus?

    1. XDA Team says:

      @Vikram, to root Xolo Q1000 Opus see How to root Xolo Q1000 Opus.

  16. Zuber says:

    How does rooting helps phone?

  17. haard says:

    plz suggest me how to install cwm on my xolo q1000 pleasde send me link if u know how to install clockwork mode…thanks..

  18. biky says:

    its done u have to extract the compressed folder or it wont work

  19. biky says:

    how to unroot the device there’s no option of unroot in the settings of superusersu

  20. satyendra says:

    I followed the steps also installed mobistel….but
    Nothing happens in run.bat ..pls help

  21. krishna bhatia says:

    Hy xda forum…..i want to root my phone please help me….i am afraid that if it is bricked……

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