Considering the fact that it’s a solid smartphone, you may not think that there’s much reason to root Pixel 2 phones. However, rooting does have some benefits.
“Rooting” is to an Android what “jailbreaking” is to an Apple iPhone. If you want to download restricted apps or use custom themes, you’ll need to root Pixel 2 phones to grant yourself the required access.
If you are careless, however, you can damage your Pixel 2 beyond repair while trying to root it. Follow the instructions below to ensure you root your device safely.
How to Root a Pixel 2
The following instructions explain how to manually root Pixel 2 phones. There are also certain programs that can do it automatically. First-time rooters, however, should use the manual method.