Recently, InfinixMobility launched Infinix Zero 4, a beastly Android smartphone to add to its previous flagships of the year 2016. Infinix Zero 4 X555 is a 4G LTE Phone, running on a MediaTek Helio X20 Octa-core processor, a 5.5-inch IPS LCD screen with fingerprint scanner, high quality 16MP rear back camera with OIS , 4X Sharper Zoom and f/2.0 lens , and Laser Focus, 8MP front camera with LED flash, runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, powered with 3200Mah battery and lots more added features to suit your needs.
Having talked about a brief specs of Infinix Zero 4, lets goto the subject matter on how to easily root Infinix Zero 4. And like i used to say, an Android phone without root access and also custom recovery installed, is not yet a complete Android and so, lets quickly root our Infinix Zero 4 and also install a custom recovery to it.
NOTE: We will be installing twrp recovery first and then use it to root Infinix Zero 4 afterwards. Ensure to follow below simple guide step by step.
- PC/Laptop Running Windows.
- Working USB Cable
- SP Flash Tool latest version. Download Here.
- ADB VCOM Drivers
- Infinix Zero 4 Twrp recovery image and scatter file. Download Here
- SuperUser v2.76.zip. Download Here
HOW TO INSTALL CARLIVTOUCH RECOVERY ON INFINIX ZERO 4
Step 1: First download CarlivTouch recovery zip file for Infinix Zero 4 from given link, and then extract the “Recovery.img” and “MT6753_Android_Scatter.txt” file to another folder in your PC desktop screen as seen below
Step 2: Now, power off your Infinix zero 4, its time to install carlivtouch recovery for Infinix zero 4
Step 3: Next, launch SP Flash tool, and extract its files to another folder in your desktop. You should get the following files as seen below, after extraction.
Step 4: From the extracted files, open “Flash_tool.exe”
Once the flash tool is launched, then click on the “Download Only” tab and click on Choose scatter loading button.
Now, locate the “MT6753_Android_Scatter.txt
” file, which you extracted and double click it to auto twrp recovery to Sp flashtools.
Step 7: After that, click download to begin flashing process.
Step 8: Immediately, connect your switched-off phone to your computer via USB cable
Step 9: The Flashing process would be in progress, and a Green button would appear once the process is completed.
Step 10. Do not turn on your phone or attempt to boot to recovery mode. Repeat the twrp recovery flashing process again so it will stick.
That’s it. CarliveTouch Recovery is now succesfully installed on your Infinix zero 4, hence rooting can now be done.
Now let’s move to the next phase on how to root Infinix Zero 4
HOW TO ROOT Infinix ZERO 4
Granted you have successfully installed CarlivTouch Recovery after going through the detailed instruction on how to install Recovery image via Sp flashtools to your Infinix zero 4, now do the following:
- Boot your Infinix zero phone into recovery mode. Press and hold Volu,e Up + Power button for 5sec to boot into recovery mpde
- In Twrp recovery mode, Choose “Install zip”.
- Then navigate to the location you placed SuperUser v2.76.zip file and proceed to install
- After installing SuperUser.zip, reboot your phone
That’s it, you have successfully rooted your Infinix zero 4 Android smartphone. To verify if its properly rooted, goto Google playstore and download “Root Checker.apk” to verify.
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