Normally you can use more than 50% number of features without rooting.
In order to use 3rd party applications such as social networking app (LINE, Whatsapp)... the device must be rooted.
Here is a list of features that work only on Rooted Android devices:
- WhatsApp tracking
- Facebook tracking
- Viber tracking
- Skype tracking
- Kik tracking
So other features such as GPS tracking, Ambient voice recording (surrounding voice record), phone call recording, SMS tracking, Call History ... : you can use without rooting.
You can refer to the link below for rooting your target Android device:
1. MobileLeak.com site: https://mobileleak.com/how-to-root-android-phones/
2. Here is an article we explain in very details in How-to session: https://www.mobilespyfaq.com/hc/en-us/articles/360012756854-How-to-jailbreak-an-iOS-device-why-we-need-it-it-for-using-a-mobile-spyware-on-iOS