Now, to root the device, you need to download the PwnMyMoto tool which is an APK file that has to be downloaded and installed in the device itself.
- Downloaded PwnMyMOTO 1.4 directly to phone and installed
- And run the PwnMyMoto app. Your phone will reboot a few times as it applies all the changes.
- Download SuperSU from the Google Play Store. This is what you will use to control root access for any application that needs it.
You can ensure that the rooting is done, by downloading the Root Checker app which is available on the Google Play Store.