ASUS Zenfone 5Z (ZS620KL): Unroot & Restore Stock ROM

In this article, I will display step by step instruction guide on how to unroot Zenfone 5Z ZS620KL with just one click. Furthermore, I will showcase three simple methods on the same. And also how to restore stock ROM on Zenfone 5Z. Alright, let’s start.


About ASUS Zenfone 5Z

Here are some of the key features and specifications of the newly launched ASUS Zenfone 5Z smartphone.

  • Firstly, it has 6.2 inches display with a resolution of 1080 by 2246 pixels. A total of pixels per inch.
  • And Zenfone 5Z also comes with Android 8.1 OREO.
  • And under the hood, the phone has a Snapdragon 845 chipset.
  • The Zenfone 5Z also comes with 4GB/6GB/8GB Ram and 64GB/128GB/256GB Storage options.
  • Furthermore, the camera sensor on the smartphone- 12 MP + 120-degree wide sensor dual rear camera and 8 MP front shooter.
  • Finally, the battery on ASUS Zenfone 5Z is a non-removable 3300 mAh.

Also Read. Zenfone 5Z Issues & How to Fix Them: Solution

What do you mean by Unroot or Unrooting Zenfone 5Z Android Phone?

Unroot or unrooting an Android device simply means going back. When you root the device, you get the permission to do extra customization on the phone. But due to some reason you want to go back and unroot the phone. So that the phone return to stock.


What are the advantages of Unrooting Zenfone 5Z?

So, the only main advantage of unrooting the Android phone is to get the warranty back. The warranty is void when you root the device. When something goes wrong in the smartphone, you want to go back and unroot and claim the warranty. Unrooting is pretty easy and convenient for the users.

What if I have custom ROM installed on the phone? How do I go back to stock ROM or stock firmware?

  • First of all, Boot into recovery mode ie, TWRP custom recovery or CWM custom recovery on the Zenfone 5Z.
  • And then go to Backup and Restore > Restore > “Choose the backup file” (I am sure you did backup your current firmware before installing custom ROM on the phone)
  • And now reboot the phone. 
  • So, you are now back to stock ROM on the Zenfone 5Z. But the phone still has root access, to unroot the phone consider the steps below. 

Also, Read How to Install Custom ROM on Zenfone 5Z.

How to Unroot Zenfone 5Z Android Phone?

Important points before Unrooting:

    1. Firstly, charge the phone fully.
    2. And only use genuine accessories such as data cable.
  1. Carefully see step by step instruction guide.
  2. Techdroidtips is not responsible if anything goes wrong with the smartphone.

Unroot Zenfone 5z restore stock rom

Let’s Unroot the Zenfone 5Z: SuperSU METHOD 1

This method is for the users who rooted their Zenfone 5Z with the help of SuperSU zip file.

    • Launch SuperSU app and go to setting. 
    • Scroll to the bottom.
  • And tap on “Full Unroot” button.
  • Let the process start and the device will reboot.
  • Finally, you have successfully unrooted your Zenfone 5Z with the help of SuperSU app.

An IMPORTANT article related to the phone. How to root Zenfone 5Z.

How to Unroot Zenfone 5Z with just one click: METHOD 2

Precautions – 

  1. Fully charge the phone.
  2. Turn on Wi-fi or mobile data network on your phone.

Lets Unroot Your Zenfone 5Z

    • Download KingoRoot Application on your smartphone.
    • Install the App on your Zenfone 5Z.
  • Open the app and click on Unroot Your Phone option in the app.
  • Let the process happen and make sure you do not interrupt the whole process.
  • That’s it congratulations you have successfully unrooted the device with just one click. 

Also Read. How to unlock the bootloader on Zenfone 5Z.

How to UnRoot Zenfone 5Z with PC: METHOD 3

    • Download and install KingoRoot PC application on your computer or laptop.
  • And now connect the Zenfone 5Z phone via data cable to your PC.
  • Next, Open the KingoRoot application.
  • And click on the “Remove Root” or “Unroot” option in the application.
  • Finally, congratulations just wait for few minutes and voila your phone Zenfone 5Z is now back to stock.

In conclusion, I hope this article helped you out in successfully unrooting the Zenfone 5Z. And if you have encountered any issues regarding unrooting the device then do let me know in the comment section below.