Top Used Root Apps

Root Explorer (Root files Manager):

This app is an advance file manager for the root users. It gives you detail about the entire file system which remains hidden. It is not visible in any other file manager application. The app comes with SQLite that allows you to view database also. Along with this it has an internal text editor also and you can create zip files on it. It also supports tar. It is amazing and advance file manager that allow you to work on core level. You can remount storage, you can modify the permission and also work with bookmarks on it. You can send system files via email and Bluetooth. A must to have app for every advance user and its a paid app.


Want to run automated task on your phone try Tasker. A very simple and easy to use application. It does not really need rooting, but some Features are locked if you use it on un-rooted device. Through rooting you are offering a full access to the device which adds more features. The app has more than 200 plug-in which you can use on your phone. You can also configure loop, variable and conditions on the task. The app allows you to design your own screen overlays. It works fine and has advance and basic usage both. The app is capable of triggering app, time, location, event, shortcut, widget, etc.

DroidWall - Android Firewall:

Allows you to restrict which apps can access the network. This is the perfect solution if you don't have an unlimited data plan, or just wants to see your battery lasting longer. For advanced users, it also allows you to manually define custom iptables rules.

Titanium Backup:

This is one of the most popular tools used on Rooted Android phones. It allows a complete backup solution to copy data, contacts, sms and even the entire rom. Ideal for those who are getting custom rom installed. They can backup the entire rom on a memory card and use the same tool to restore them later on. It comes in pro edition also. It is one of the most powerful backup apps available that works with anything in your phone. You can backup apps and game data also. You can configure schedule backup. It has batch restore feature with support for multi-user app data backup. The pro edition provides you sync solution with Dropbox and Google Drive. You can keep your data on cloud storage and download it anytime. The pro version works faster than the free one.


Block all advertisements, an ad blocker that uses the hosts file. The hosts file contains a list of mappings between hostnames and IP addresses. When an app requests an ad, that request is directed to which does nothing. There are options to run a web server to respond to blocked hostnames and to direct requests to the IP address of your choosing. You can download hosts files from the app but it is possible to use your own and to add certain sites to the white- and black-lists.

Font Installer :

The best Font Installer on Android! Select from hundreds of custom fonts to install system wide! Preview, backup, install from SD card and share your fonts.

Battery Calibration:

Android batteries after long usage may need to recalibrate due to an effect called SOC mismatch. There are many battery calibration apps but this one has a simple UI and a notification that tells you when you have hit a full charge. To start using it, tap on the ‘Battery Calibration’ button when your battery hits 100%.

WIFI Tether : Network Sharing:

Tethering is a feature that allows you to turn your smartphone into a mobile hotspot, this option is not available in low end devices. This app will allow the phone to connect using their respective data network and setup a WiFi hotspot while distributing bandwidth to connected clients.

Root Uninstaller(uninstall system app):

Don't like battery draining stock or system applications? Then It's for you. This application can freeze pre-installed applications on your phone and more. Very fast and simple uninstaller tool on single click for uninstalling both SYSTEM and REGULAR applications.

Chainfire 3D:

Still stuck with Froyo or Gingerbread, unable to run a high-end game? Chainfire 3D serves as the ‘middle man’ between your apps and graphic driver, allowing users to disable or enable graphics to run newer games, even on older devices.