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

[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:

Procedure

Code:
fastboot boot recovery.img



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

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 - 02-14-2017

(12-06-2016, 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 - 02-14-2017

(12-06-2016, 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 - 02-14-2017

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 - 03-11-2017

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 - 04-17-2017

How can I root tecno l9 plus


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

(04-17-2017, 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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