Android How to Root Tecno

Guide to Root Tecno L5 and Install TWRP Recovery

Tecno are the most popular smartphones of Chinese manufacturers in the African region. The Tecno L5 is a nice device that comes out of the box with 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, 1GM RAM, 8GB internal memory and a super battery of 5000mAh. Tecno L5 is very affordable in respect of budget and very much nice according to performance. However, the advance user always searching for more efficiency so they go for further customization. If you are one of that and will to customize your L5 then follow this guide to root Tecno L5 and Install TWRP Recovery.

Root Tecno L5 and Install TWRP Recovery

Root Tecno L5 and Install TWRP Recovery

Root access allowing users to attain privileged control over various Android devices. Here are simple guidelines to Root Tecno L5 and Install TWRP Recovery. You just need to download the SP Flash tool and by using that flash TWRP recovery then install SuperSU via TWRP recovery on your device. If you are interested then follow the complete tutorial step by step to Root Tecno L5.


DISCLAIMER: we recommend using this guide only to Root Tecno L5 and Install TWRP Recovery. Don’t use it for any other device. You will be responsible for any mishap.



Preps| Requirements:


Required Downloads:

Download SP Flash tool on your PC from this link. [Download]

Download Ported TWRP Recovery Image from here. [Download]

Also, Download SuperSU Zip file from this link. [Click here]

Steps to Root Tecno L5 and Install TWRP Recovery

  1. Extract the TWRP recovery file on your PC. You will get “Recovery.img” and “MT6580_Android_Scatter.txt”.
  2. Also, extract SP Flash tool and then open that extracted folder and double click on “Flash_tool.exe” file to run the Flash tool.
  3. Turn off your device. Also, remove the battery if removable.
  4. Once the Flash tool is launched. Click on the “Scatter-loading” tab.
  5. Then on the pop-up window locate and select “txt” file which you have on TWRP extracted folder.
  6. Next Click on the “Download” to start the installation process.
  7. Then instantly connect your L5 (with battery inside) via USB cable to PC. Press Vol. Down or UP key to detect, the device quickly.
  8. Flashing will begin with a progress bar appears. And gets finished when the Green button displays on the screen with OK.

Done! TWRP Recovery has been installed successfully on Tecno L5.

Steps to Root Tecno L5

  1. Connect Tecno L5 to your PC and then Transfer the downloaded SuperSU file on the root folder of device internal memory.
  2. After copying SuperSU. Turn off your device and then boot into recovery mode. [Press and hold Vol. Down+ Power Button]
  3. Once Tecno L5 is on recovery mode main screen, select “Install” and then locate/ select SuperSU Zip file that you have copied. Next confirm to flash.
  4. After flashing SuperSU completed, go back to TWRP recovery main menu. > Tap on “Reboot System”. To boot your device normally.
  5. On your device main app drawer search SuperSU app. Tap to run, do update binary if prompts and click normally.

That’s all, about how to Root Tecno L5 and Install TWRP Recovery.

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