Root Amazon Kindle Fire on 6.2.2 Firmware

Sanjana February 24, 2012 1

Amazon has rolled out a fresh new update of 6.2.2 that destroys the root access. Well no need not worry as you can again re-root your Kindle Fire with the help of a simple tutorial discussed here. It is to be noted that rooting will void the warranty and we will be using the Burrito Rooting tool to root the tablet.

kindle fire

We wont be responsible for any harm caused to your device during the rooting procedure that is unlikely to happen if you follow the instructions carefully. This rooting procedure is only applicable to Amazon Kindle Fire tablets that are not network locked so do not try it in any other devices as it may not be reversible and harm the device by blocking it.


Backup all user data present in your tablet since chances of data loss or corruption are there. Having a backup will help you to replace the lost data if any damage occurs. Follow the link posted below to  backup and restore all your data easily. Allow the installation of applications from the path “Settings > More > Device > Allow installation of Applications” then click on the option of  “On”.

Pre Upgrade Instructions for Rooting and Firmware Update

Must Have:

Download Android SDKDownload Burrito Root Kindle 1.0 toolDownload Superuser Zip Package

Steps to Root Amazon Kindle Fire on 6.2.2 Firmware:

Step-1: Download and install Android SDK in your computer. This can be installed only in Windows based computer. Next download Burrito Root Kindle 1.0 tool from the Must Have section to your computer and copy it to your Kindle Fire to run the app.

Step-2: Click on the option of  “Root” and open the terminal window or command prompt in your computer. Go to the ADB folder by typing in the command “adb root” in the command prompt and press enter.

Step-3: Download Superuser Zip Package and extract it. Now connect the Kindle Fire to your computer via original USB cable obtained at purchase time. Enter the commands mentioned below in the command prompt

adb remount

adb push su /system/xbin/su

adb shell chown 0.0 /system/xbin/su

adb shell chmod 06755 /system/xbin/su

adb install

adb reboot

Step-4: Disconnect the USB cable and re-insert it again to open the command prompt in your computer and enter the   commands mentioned below

adb push BurritoRoot2.bin /data/local/

adb shell chmod 777 /data/local/BurritoRoot2.bin

adb shell /data/local/BurritoRoot2.bin

adb root

adb shell id

Step-5: Download BurritoRoot2 tool located in Bin file to your computer. If uid = 0 continue, otherwise start over

adb remount
adb push su /system/xbin/su
adb shell chown 0.0 /system/xbin/su
adb shell chmod 06755 /system/xbin/su
adb remount
adb install Superuser.apk (skip this step if its already installed)

Thus you can successfully root your Amazon Kindle Fire tablet on 6.2.2 firmware by following the simple steps mentioned above.

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  1. vivek@gadgets, SEO, Blogging,latest gadget February 26, 2012 at 8:52 pm - Reply

    I want to root my kindle fire so i was in find for such post but when i visited here then i come to know that now i can root any phone..

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