How to Root Tecno phantom 6 – Step by Step guide

  • Hi guys, bellow is a step by step guide on how to root the Tecno phantom 6, we have made it easy for you, all you need is comprehend and follow the steps for a successful root.
NOTE: The steps below on how to root the phantom 6 has been tested and proven, therefore ensure you follow its strictly for a successful root.
how to root the Tecno phantom 6
All thanks to Team Hovatek, for porting and deporting the rooting guides.

How to Root Tecno phantom 6 – Step by Step guide

1. You will need absolute patience in following the steps below
2. A Twrp recovery image today we will use an image Ported by Team Hovatek (Download HERE)
3. A Super (Download  HERE)
4. After downloading the above files, next is to Unlock the boot-loader of Tecno Phantom 6

How Can I Root Tecno Phantom 6?

1. Now copy the downloaded Super SU to both internal storage of your phone and SD card.

2. Next is to Setup ADB and Fastboot on the PC See guide HERE
3. When done with step 2 above, Extract and copy the twrp recovery.img into the same folder as the fastboot.exe and adb.exe

4. Then unlock Tecno Phantom 6 boot loader by following the steps HERE
5. Connect the phone to your PC via USB cord while switched ON and boot it into Fastboot (as instructed in the Bootloader unlock guide; remember to enable OEM unlocking and USB debugging)

6. The moment your device enters fast boot, flash the recovery.img to the phone by typing the command  fastboot boot recovery.img  then press Enter to execute command.
7. The device should automatically enter TWRP recovery mode
In TWRP, you may get a prompt asking you to swipe to allow modification of the System partition, ensure to tap (KEEP READ ONLY)

And if TWRP offers to root the phone, ensure to select NO
8. In TWRP recovery, tap Install
9. Navigate to the location of the and select it
10. Now Swipe to confirm flashing of and wait till flashing is complete
Reboot the phone normally.

Once you are done, confirm if your device has been successfully rooted by installing root checker.

Credit: TeamHovatek



  1. Naija blogger

    Nice tutorial. Thumbs up

  2. David

    Sure, Naija blogger…its nice you visited

  3. Anonymous

    do you know how to root phantom 6 plus

    • David

      Not yet sir, the root procedure for the phantom 6 plus is not yet available, i will ensure to update it when out.

  4. Android Nega

    i really like your guide…keep it up man

  5. cclya

    Hi bro ,can u get the stock TECNO-W4=AW875A-A2-M-20160910 Kernel [version is August 2015]

  6. cclya

    bro there is no tecno rom like that av stated above in the link uv given above

  7. cclya

    bro cant get such a rom from the link above

  8. David

    Sorry bro that particular rom is not available

  9. mudiza

    its not working here pls help

  10. Ifeoma

    Thanks alot its really working mehn

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