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[Development] How to root the LAVA Iris 820

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(This post was last modified: 06-12-2017, 10:19 AM by X3non. )

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The LAVA Iris 820 is an MT6580 powered phone running on Android 6 (Marshmallow)

Method 1 - How to root LAVA Iris 820
  • Install VCOM drivers on your PC using https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-440.html
  • Download SuperSU 2.78.zip at [ Please, Login to view this link]
  • Copy SuperSU.zip to both the phone’s SD card and internal storage
  • Download Philz for LAVA Iris 820 ported by Team Hovatek @ [ Please, Login to view this link]
  • Flash the Philz recovery.img to the phone using SP Flash tool @ https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-159.html
  • Boot the phone into recovery mode using Volume up button + Power button (see https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-479.html )
  • In Philz recovery, you use the Volume buttons to navigate and Power button to select
  • Select Install Zip
  • Navigate to the location of the SuperSU2.78.zip on the SD Card and select it
  • Wait till flashing is complete
  • If you are prompted to fix root, select No
  • Reboot the phone normally
  • Confirm Root by installing and running Root Checker

Method 2 - How to root LAVA Iris 820

For Lava Iris 820 with build number 
Code:
Lava _Iris820_INT_S127_17D13
  • Dump your firmware in scatter format using Miracle Box @ https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-13347.html
  • Download SuperSU 2.78 @ [ Please, Login to view this link]  and save to both phone storage and SD card
  • Create a new folder named Hovatek on your PC
  • Copy preloader.bin from your Miracle Box backup into the Hovatek folder
  • Download CWM for Lava Iris 820 ported by Team Hovatek @ [ Please, Login to view this link]
  • Copy the CWM recovery.bin and scatter file from the TWRP zip file downloaded above into the Hovatek folder, making peloader.bin, scatter file and recovery.bin (CWM) in the folder
  • Flash the preloader.bin and recovery.bin using Miracle Box @ https://forum.hovatek.com/thread-14106.html
  • Boot the phone into recovery mode (Vol up + Power) after flashing
  • In CWM, you use the Volume up button to scroll up, Volume down button to scroll down and Power button to select
  • Scroll down to Install zip and select it
  • Select Choose zip from /storage/sdcard1
  • Navigate to the location of SuperSu.zip and select it
  • Select Yes – Install SuperSU to confirm flashing
  • Wait till flashing is complete
  • Return to the home screen (using the back option) then select Reboot
  • If CWM offers to help fix a missing Root, select No
  • Confirm Root by installing and running Root Checker @ https://play.google.com/store/apps/detai...heck&hl=en


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Plz help me i couldnt flash philz recivery
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(02-05-2017, 03:16 AM)Tapendra Wrote: Plz help me i couldnt flash philz recivery

What problem are you encountering with flashing?
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(02-05-2017, 04:14 PM)hovatek Wrote:
(02-05-2017, 03:16 AM)Tapendra Wrote: Plz help me i couldnt flash philz recivery

What problem are you encountering with flashing?
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(02-21-2017, 02:53 AM)User 7111 Wrote:
(02-05-2017, 04:14 PM)hovatek Wrote:
(02-05-2017, 03:16 AM)Tapendra Wrote: Plz help me i couldnt flash philz recivery

What problem are you encountering with flashing?


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(02-21-2017, 02:53 AM)User 7111 Wrote:
(02-05-2017, 04:14 PM)hovatek Wrote:
(02-05-2017, 03:16 AM)Tapendra Wrote: Plz help me i couldnt flash philz recivery

What problem are you encountering with flashing?
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Could you please give me a working link for philZ recovery like drive or mediafire link.
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(02-21-2017, 03:00 AM)User 7111 Wrote: Could you please give me a working link for philZ recovery like drive or mediafire link.

The recovery is hosted on google drive.
Are you having trouble downloading?
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(02-21-2017, 11:16 AM)hovatek Wrote:
(02-21-2017, 03:00 AM)User 7111 Wrote: Could you please give me a working link for philZ recovery like drive or mediafire link.

The recovery is hosted on google drive.
Are you having trouble downloading?
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(02-21-2017, 11:36 AM)User 7111 Wrote:
(02-21-2017, 11:16 AM)hovatek Wrote:
(02-21-2017, 03:00 AM)User 7111 Wrote: Could you please give me a working link for philZ recovery like drive or mediafire link.

The recovery is hosted on google drive.
Are you having trouble downloading?
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