How To Root Tecno W5 Lite Step by Step

How to Root Tecno W5 Lite – Good news for the Tecno W5 Lite owners as you can now root your tecno W5 Lite device via Philz Recovery: More details below:

For The Tecno W5 users, see rooting procedure Here

Teno W5 Lite has Mediatek Chipset of MT6580 running on Android 6 (Marshmallow). Below is a step by step guide on how to root your W5 Lite.

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  • Your Device should have atleast 50{0256fcfd3815e25de0bfd211c74144d15c227f25a3ad6deccf1cbc66bd88f403} Charge 
  • Download Philz Recovery For Tecno W5 Lite
  • Setup ADB and Fastboot on the PC using the guide at Here
  • Extract and copy the TWRP recovery.img into the same folder as the fastboot.exe and adb.exe 
  • Unlock the Bootloader of the Tecno W5 Lite using the guide at Here
  • Download SuperSU at Here

How To Root Tecno W5 Lite 

  1. Now Extract and copy the downloaded Tecno W5 Lite Philz recovery to the ADB folder 
  2. Copy the to the SD and Phone Storage of your phone 
  3. Connect the device to your computer via USB while On and boot it into Fastboot (as instructed in the Bootloader unlock guide) 
  4. In Fastboot Mode 
  5. Type this Command Code in ADB 
  6. Fastboot flash recovery.img 
  7. Once the recovery is flashed successfully in Fastboot. 
  8. Now hold the Volume up + Power button Please don’t release till the phone reboots into recovery Mode. 
  9. In the Philz recovery Mode, you will get a prompt asking you to swipe to allow modification of the System partition. You are to Tap KEEP READ ONLY 
  10. The Recovery will offer to root your Tecno W5, select No. 
  11. Click Install on the TWRP recovery 
  12. Navigate to your storage of your device and select the and select it 
  13. Confirm the installation by swiping then wait till it complete 
  14. Reboot the phone normally.
Thats All on how to root Tecno W5 Lite…




    1. Anonymous

      Pls can I also flash the recovery via spflash tool?

      • David


        The recovery should be flash using command prompt.

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