How to root Xperia Z3 compact with giefroot

This tutorial will describe how to root Sony Xperia Z3 Compact with giefroot. The requirements are as follows:

Bootloader Locked Z3 Tablet Compact Wi-Fi 16GB (SGP611)
D6603(Generic GLOBAL 23.0.A.2.93) firmware (You can got it from XperiFirm)
Flashtool
Install driver included in Flashtool
Patched version of giefroot

How to root Xperia Z3 compact with giefroot

And here are the step by step instructions:

1. Backup
2. Flash SGP611 firmware (23.0.1.A.0.167) if other version is installed
3. Flash D6603 system partition (23.0.A.2.93)
4. Enable [USB Debug] and [mock locations] and [Unknown Source] , then run install.bat in (giefroot_v3_sgp611_fix1.zip)
5. You now got root on your Xperia Z3 compact. 
6. Backup TA, Back to SGP611 firmware

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