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How to root the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) - hovatek - 06-12-2016

The Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) e.g A9-H971A1-M-161027V88 is powered by the MT6797 (Mediatek Helio P20) SoC and runs on Android 6 (Marshmallow). Team Hovatek had earlier released a guide on how to root the Tecno Phantom 6 (A6), this guide will explain how to root your Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9). 

How can I root my Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) ?



There are two main steps:

Procedure

  1. Download TWRP for Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9)  ported by Team Hovatek @ [ Login / Register to download free]
  2. Setup ADB and Fastboot on the PC using the guide at https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-588.html
  3. Extract and copy the TWRP recovery.img into the same folder as the fastboot.exe and adb.exe
  4. Unlock the Bootloader of the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) using the guide at https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-16225.html
  5. Download SuperSU 2.76.zip at [ Login / Register to download free]
  6. Copy SuperSU.zip to both the phone’s internal storage
  7. Connect the phone to the PC via USB cord while switched On and boot it into Fastboot (as instructed in the Bootloader unlock guide; don't forget to re-enable OEM unlocking and USB Debugging)
  8. When the phone enters Fastboot, load the TWRP recovery to the phone by typing the command below then pressing Enter

    Code:
    fastboot boot recovery.img

  9. The phone should automatically boot into TWRP recovery mode
  10. In TWRP, if you get a prompt asking you to swipe to allow modification of the System partition, tap KEEP READ ONLY
  11. If TWRP offers to root the phone, select NO
  12. In TWRP recovery, tap Install
  13. Navigate to the location of the SuperSU2.76.zip and select it
  14. Swipe to confirm flashing of SuperSU.zip and wait till flashing is complete
  15. Reboot the phone normally
  16. Confirm Root by installing and running Root Checker

[Image: Hovatek-How-to-root-Tecno-Phantom-6-Plus.png]


RE: How to root the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) - babadubu - 06-12-2016

I followed this tutorial and i was able to quickly root my phone. Thank you very much


RE: How to root the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) - icek - 14-02-2017

(06-12-2016, 09:34 PM)hovatek Wrote:  [Image: Hovatek-How-to-root-Tecno-Phantom-6-Plus.png]

The Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) e.g A9-H971A1-M-161027V88 is powered by the MT6797 (Mediatek Helio P20) SoC and runs on Android 6 (Marshmallow). Team Hovatek had earlier released a guide on how to root the Tecno Phantom 6 (A6), this guide will explain how to root your Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9). 

How can I root my Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) ?

There are two main steps:
  • Unlocking the Bootloader of the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9)
  • Flashing the Hovatek TWRP recovery.img and SuperSU.zip

Procedure
  • Download TWRP for Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9)  ported by Team Hovatek @ [ Login / Register to download free]
  • Setup ADB and Fastboot on the PC using the guide at https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-588.html
  • Extract and copy the TWRP recovery.img into the same folder as the fastboot.exe and adb.exe
  • Unlock the Bootloader of the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) using the guide at https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-16225.html
  • Download SuperSU 2.76.zip at [ Login / Register to download free]
  • Copy SuperSU.zip to both the phone’s internal storage
  • Connect the phone to the PC via USB cord while switched On and boot it into Fastboot (as instructed in the Bootloader unlock guide; don't forget to re-enable OEM unlocking and USB Debugging)
  • When the phone enters Fastboot, load the TWRP recovery to the phone by typing the command below then pressing Enter

Code:
fastboot boot recovery.img
  • The phone should automatically boot into TWRP recovery mode
  • In TWRP, if you get a prompt asking you to swipe to allow modification of the System partition, tap KEEP READ ONLY
  • If TWRP offers to root the phone, select NO
  • In TWRP recovery, tap Install
  • Navigate to the location of the SuperSU2.76.zip and select it
  • Swipe to confirm flashing of SuperSU.zip and wait till flashing is complete
  • Reboot the phone normally
  • Confirm Root by installing and running Root Checker



RE: How to root the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) - icek - 14-02-2017

(06-12-2016, 09:34 PM)hovatek Wrote:  [Image: Hovatek-How-to-root-Tecno-Phantom-6-Plus.png]

The Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) e.g A9-H971A1-M-161027V88 is powered by the MT6797 (Mediatek Helio P20) SoC and runs on Android 6 (Marshmallow). Team Hovatek had earlier released a guide on how to root the Tecno Phantom 6 (A6), this guide will explain how to root your Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9). 

How can I root my Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) ?

There are two main steps:
  • Unlocking the Bootloader of the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9)
  • Flashing the Hovatek TWRP recovery.img and SuperSU.zip

Procedure
  • Download TWRP for Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9)  ported by Team Hovatek @ [ Login / Register to download free]
  • Setup ADB and Fastboot on the PC using the guide at https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-588.html
  • Extract and copy the TWRP recovery.img into the same folder as the fastboot.exe and adb.exe
  • Unlock the Bootloader of the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) using the guide at https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-16225.html
  • Download SuperSU 2.76.zip at [ Login / Register to download free]
  • Copy SuperSU.zip to both the phone’s internal storage
  • Connect the phone to the PC via USB cord while switched On and boot it into Fastboot (as instructed in the Bootloader unlock guide; don't forget to re-enable OEM unlocking and USB Debugging)
  • When the phone enters Fastboot, load the TWRP recovery to the phone by typing the command below then pressing Enter

Code:
fastboot boot recovery.img
  • The phone should automatically boot into TWRP recovery mode
  • In TWRP, if you get a prompt asking you to swipe to allow modification of the System partition, tap KEEP READ ONLY
  • If TWRP offers to root the phone, select NO
  • In TWRP recovery, tap Install
  • Navigate to the location of the SuperSU2.76.zip and select it
  • Swipe to confirm flashing of SuperSU.zip and wait till flashing is complete
  • Reboot the phone normally
  • Confirm Root by installing and running Root Checker



RE: How to root the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) - icek - 14-02-2017

Thanks Hovatek team. i followed this and rooted my Tecno Phantom 6 plus(A9) without any hick-ups. Kudos!!!! I really appreciate working guides. :-)


RE: How to root the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) - donpaul700 - 03-03-2017

i have been trying to download the files but not going through. Please, if it can be sent to me, this is my email address [email protected] Thanks.


RE: How to root the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) - hovatek - 03-03-2017

(03-03-2017, 02:47 PM)donpaul700 Wrote:  i have been trying to download the files but not going through. Please, if it can be sent to me, this is my email address [email protected] Thanks.

What problem are you having with download


RE: How to root the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) - donpaul700 - 11-03-2017

I am just able to download them. I'll definitely give feedback on how it goes. Thanks.


RE: How to root the tecno L9 plus - tpladekunjo - 17-04-2017

How can I root tecno l9 plus


RE: How to root the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) - innagee - 17-04-2017

(17-04-2017, 07:57 AM)tpladekunjo Wrote:  How can I root tecno l9 plus

Create new thread, for how to create see https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-514.html

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