it’s a good choice for those of you looking for a budget smartphone. if you’re
still yet to buy, then you can buy and get back to this guide for rooting
TWRP Recovery is now made available for Infinix
Hot S, so having installed TWRP Recovery on your Infinix Hot S X521 device
makes it easy for you to root or port into any custom rom via recovery mode.
However, you can be able to flash boot images, stock ROMs and other flashable
files via recovery mode.
In this guide, I would brief you guys on how to
install TWRP Recovery on Infinix Hot S x521 using SP flash tools and then
1). SP Flash tools (Download)
drivers (Read installation guide)
2) USB cable
for communicating the device with your PC.
How to Install TWRP Recovery on Infinix Hot S x521
Step 1: First
download the recovery zip file from here, and then extract the “Recovery.img” and “MT6753_Android_Scatter.txt” file to
the desktop screen of your computer or create a folder and extract to it, as
seen in the image below.
Step 2: Now, power off your device, and remove the battery if possible.
Step 3: Next,
download the SP Flash tool, and extract the files to your computer. You should
get the following files as seen below, after extraction.
Step 4: From
the extracted files, open Flash_tool.exe
Step 5: Once the flash tool is launched, then click on the download/upgrade tab
and click on scatter loading button
Step 6: Now,
locate the “MT6753_Android_Scatter.txt” file,
which is on your desktop.
Step 7: After that, click download to begin flashing process.
Step 8: Immediately,
connect your device (without battery if possible) to your computer via USB
cable, and press Volume Down or up key, so it would be detected easily by your
Step 9: The
Flashing process would be in progress, and a Green button would appear once the
process is completed.
That’s it. TWRP Recovery is now installed on your Infinix Hot S x521, to boot to recovery mode, simply press and hold
Volume Down button + press Power button.
How to Root Infinix Hot S x521 on Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Step 1: Firstly,
download the SuperSU file from here, and
move the downloaded files to the internal storage of your Infinix Hot S x521
Step 2: Now,
switch off your device and boot to recovery mode (press and hold Volume Down
button + press Power button).
Step 3: After
that, go to the recover main menu, and then choose install, and then select the
SuperSU Zip file and flash immediately.
Step 4: Once
the installation process is completed, simply go back main recovery menu and
tap on Reboot system, and your device would be rebooted.
would be rooted successfully. To verify root
access, simply download root checker and
confirm if your device has gained root access.