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Guide to root Google Nexus 9 on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow build MMB29K

root Google Nexus 9 on Android 6.0.1

Google Nexus 9 is a nice tablet that got the Android 6.0 Marshmallow very early and now the updated version Android 6.0.1 build MMB29K is also available for these devices. Some of the users have already updated to this build and some others are going to get these updates. If you have updated then off course will be no longer on rooted status. This post is about how to root Google Nexus 9 on Android 6.0.1. If somebody wants root or re-root their device, then here are simple guidelines.

Root access allows you to customize and optimize Google Nexus 9 according to your will. If you hold this device and willing to root then go ahead and apply the step wise guidelines to root Google Nexus 9 on Android 6.0.1. Don’t miss any portion of the tutorial.


DISCLAIMER: you can only use this guide to root Google Nexus 9 on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, don’t install on any other smartphone. Also, we and the developer take no responsibility for any miss happening; just try at your own risk.


Preparations| requirements:
  • All your important must be backed up prior flashing and kept on the safe store.
  • Make sure your device has enough power and charged at least 70%.
  • Google USB driver should be installed on your computer, for seamless connectivity. [Download link]
  • USB Debugging Mode must be enabled on Google Nexus 9, go to [Settings > Developer options]
  • The device warranty will be considered invalid as for unofficial operations.
  • Install and setup the ADB/Fastboot drivers on your PC. [HOW]


Required fills | Downloads:

Download the SuperSU file from this link. [Click here]

Download the TWRP recovery on your PC. [Download Link]



Steps to root Google Nexus 9 on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow build MMB29K

  1. Connect Google Nexus 9 to your PC via USB cable, then transfer the “SuperSU.ZIP” file on the root folder of the device internal storage.
  2. Also, move the TWRP recovery file on the ADB folder at C:\ drive on your PC.
  3. Now unplug the Google Nexus 9 from PC, and then switch it OFF completely.
  4. Boot the Google Nexus 9 on bootloader mode by [Press and hold Volume Down + Power together until you the bootloader screen].
  5. Now connect the device again to PC, and Open “ADB folder” on C drive of PC.
  6. Then on ADB folder press and hold shift Key+ right click on any empty space of that folder and select “Open command window here
  7. Once command window opened, enter command “fastboot flash recovery twrp-” to flash TWRP recovery on the device.
  8. After flashing, select recovery mode on the menu to enter on TWRP recovery mode.
  9. On recovery menu select “Install” and then select “SuperSU ZIP” file, confirm to flash it.
  10. Now on recovery menu select “Reboot” to the device normally.

That’s how to root Google Nexus 9 on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow build MMB29K

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