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Root Xperia Z2 Marshmallow 6.0.1 Build 23.5.A.0.575

Rooting procedure for Xperia Z2 is available now. So, In this guide, I’ll be showing you how to root Xperia Z2 Marshmallow 6.0.1 Build 23.5.A.0.575. There are two variants available for Xperia Z2; one is D6502, and another one is D6503. D6502 is a 3G model and D6503 is a 4G/LTE model. This rooting procedure was released a few weeks back, but only for the D6503 model. I’m using the Indian variant, which is D6502. This is the first released Marshmallow firmware for Sony Xperia models. Build 23.5.A.0.575 is the latest firmware of this smartphone, but the rooting procedure is not released yet for the D6502 model.

The same rooting method is applicable to the model to gain the root access. If you have a rooted phone, then it can only be possible to get the root privilege on the latest build. You need to check how to Root Xperia Z2/Z3 Lollipop 5.0.2 Build 23.1.A.1.28. After that, you could be able to test the latest one.

Root Xperia Z2 Marshmallow 6.0.1 Build 23.5.A.0.570

Root Xperia Z2 Marshmallow 6.0.1 Build 23.5.A.0.575
Before going to the procedure, make sure that your D6503 or D6502 is rooted in the earlier version and recovery is installed on it. There is a problem in this pre-rooted zip file. After flashing it, you’ll face a boot loop issue on your phone. So, in order to overcome from this problem, you need to flash two files one after another.

Flashable Pre-Rooted files for D6503 Build 23.5.A.0.575

Flashable Pre-Rooted files for D6502 Build 23.5.A.0.570

After completing the download process, follow the below procedure.

Procedure to Root Xperia Z2 on Build 23.5.A.0.575

1) Place the pre-rooted zip file and Boot Loop Fix on your phone’s memory card.
2) Reboot into TWRP recovery (Recommended).
3) First, choose the downloaded Flashable zip file and flash it and then flash the BootLoopFix zip file.
4) Once done Wipe Cache and Dalvik cache and Reboot your phone.

This is the procedure to root Xperia Z2 Marshmallow 6.0.1 Build 23.5.A.0.575. If you are a beginner and need the complete tutorial, then follow our previous article. The boot loop caused due to a network error and your phone doesn’t detect any network. So, you need to flash the BootLoopFix before restarting your phone.

17 Comments
  1. Abhi says

    My phone is not pre-rooted. and its Z3 on 5.1.5 23. (23.4.A.1.264) do you have any post telling procedure to root it for first time

  2. DrYBT says

    No pre-rooted flashable for D6502 build 23.5.A.0.575 ?

    1. Chandan says

      Sorry! Not available.

  3. Rex Clemente says

    hellow again chandan..glad im back again here haha! well im asking how to install marsmallow 6.0.1 to sony z2 coz last year u taught me how to root my z2 and it was successfull well im in marsmallow 5.1.1 so how to do it again? i forgot haha please reply asap!

    1. Chandan says

      Just follow the procedure.

      1. Rex Clemente says

        my sony z2 d6503 is lollipop 5.1.1 in order to update it to marsmallow i should follow this and download 23.5.A.0.575? OR I SHOULD DOWNLOAD the ftf file?

      2. Rex Clemente says

        shoul i downgrade again to 5.0.2 lollipop before this step or i should go now this procedure? coz my build number is 5.1.1 lollipop

      3. Rex Clemente says

        should i downgrade it to 5.0.2? but ive already rooted in marsmallow 5.1.1 sony z2 (d6503) (23.4.A.1.200) lollipop

      4. Rex Clemente says

        should i downgrade it to 5.0.2? but ive already rooted in marsmallow 5.1.1 sony z2 (d6503) (23.4.A.1.200) lollipop

  4. Daniel Johnson says

    BootLoopFix (53 MB) link not working.please share another link

  5. Daniel Johnson says

    BootLoopFix (53 MB) link not working.please share another link

    1. Rex Clemente says

      can i ask you,should i downgrade it first into 5.0.2? or i should proceed to this,coz im in 5.1.1 rooted

      1. Chandan says

        If you have a rooted phone, then you should proceed.

      2. Chandan says

        If you have a rooted phone, then you should proceed.

    2. Rex Clemente says

      can i ask you,should i downgrade it first into 5.0.2? or i should proceed to this,coz im in 5.1.1 rooted

    3. Chandan says

      I checked and it’s working fine :)

    4. Chandan says

      I checked and it’s working fine :)

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