Technologies evolve, eventually demanding more functional software in the form of OS. Once the hardware gets old, so does the development die for the older versions models of phone of the same phone manufacturer. In android it is a different ball game altogether. Android community is somewhat more advanced, more in numbers of developers who are not only interested in making updates for the latest phones, but there are developers who release updates for older phones as well or make their own updates so much backward compatible that old phone users have no problem installing these updates.
Android rooting can give a great boost to your android-based smartphone. It does not only enhance the functionality and capability, but also cause a complete customization of your phone as per your needs. Android rooting, has been viewed upon as having more of advantages than disadvantages. Compared to advantages, the pitfalls like the voiding of warranty, security vulnerability, bricking etc. take a back seat.
Latest software released from Google for Android can be installed in the form of custom ROM if rooting is made on the android device. It may be an everyday statement from Google and the allied manufacturers that latest version of android is unsupported on the old models, but it is just proved to be wrong by the unofficial ROM developers. Once rooted is done, custom builds of the software could easily be flashed on to the ROM of the device making it more advanced and feature enabled to your older smartphone devices.
The stock ability of the out of the box devices often do not support the Wi-Fi data tethering functionality. This is mainly due to the joint effort from the manufacturers and the carriers so that the users are locked and prevented from using the full capability of the phone. Additionally, it will suit their interests since they charge the customers an extra fee for availing such tethering capability. While all these features might be hidden for you if on stock android, the rooted android will never stop to surprise you.
A rooted android with custom software build can give you desired Wi-Fi tethering capability. You can therefore power your laptops and tablet computers on the go by simply tethering your via android phones. Sooner the rooting process is stopped to be resisted from an android user’s perspective, easier and more convenient it shall be to use such functionality as soon as possible.
Enhancement of the android rooted phones are also known to be much better than the ones that are available out of the box on some stock android version. Not only the performance, but it also gives an android user to be able to fully control the way phones operate. The main performance improvement is witnessed when the annoying stock applications are disabled via android root and no longer there to cause hindrance between your system’s full output and capability. Removals like these also extend the battery life.