How to root Infinix Hot 4 and Hot 4 Pro have been the highest demand from our fans via email, and the good news is that I am going to unveil a good method using twrp recovery mode which seems to be the best method for now to gain root access.
Not long ago Infinixmobility unleashed the pro version of Hot 4 which comes with added specs in comparison to hot 4 which made most hot 4 users wished they had waited a little while to get the hot 4 pro version instead.
Method On How To Root Infinix Hot 4 Pro
Users who got the hot 4 pro version and have sourcing for ways to root their hot 4 pro, this article will help you in rooting your Infinix hot 4 pro. The method is just the same with that of hot 4 but twrp recovery for Infinix hot pro is what we will be using instead of twrp recovery for hot 4.
NOTE: You will be installing TWRP Recovery for Infinix Hot 4 pro and then use it to root Infinix Hot 4 pro afterwards. Lets begin…
- PC/Laptop Running Windows.
- Working USB Cable
- SP Flash Tool latest version. Download Here.
- ADB VCOM Drivers
- Infinix Hot 4 pro TWRP Recovery image and scatter file. Download Here
- SuperUser v2.76.zip. Download Here
HOW TO INSTALL TWRP RECOVERY ON INFINIX HOT 4 pro
Step 1: First download twrp recovery zip file for Infinix Hot 4 from given link, and then extract the “Recovery.img” and “MT6737_Android_Scatter.txt” file to another folder in your PC desktop screen.
Step 2: Now, power off your Infinix Hot 4 pro, its time to install TWRP recovery for Infinix Hot 4 pro.
Step 3: Next, download the SP Flash tool, and extract its files to another folder your computer. You should get the following files as seen below, after extraction.
Step 4: From the extracted files, open “Flash_tool.exe”
Step 5: Once the flash tool is launched, then click on the download/upgrade tab and click on scatter loading button
Step 6: Now, locate the “MT6737_Android_Scatter.txt” file, which is on your desktop.
Step 7: After that, click download to begin flashing process.
Step 8: Immediately, connect your switched-off Infinix Hot 4 pro 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. TWRP Recovery is now succesfully installed on your Infinix Hot 4 pro, hence rooting can now be done using twrp recovery mode. Now, pay attention to below method of booting to twrp recovery mode on Infinix Hot 4 pro.
HOW TO BOOT TO TWRP RECOVERY MODE ON INFINIX HOT 4 PRO
The initial booting to custom recovery mode which is Volume Up + Power button is a bit different on that of Infinix hot 4 pro, though press and holding Volume Up + Power button is still required but this time, trickish. See below on how to trickishly boot to twrp mode on Infinix Hot 4 pro.
→ To boot to recovery mode, simply press and hold Volume up button + Power button until the phone comes on.
→ When the phone comes on, quickly release power button, while still holding volume up button, quickly press power button again twice and hold to boot to twrp recovery mode.
Now let’s move to the next phase on how to root Infinix Hot 4 pro
HOW TO ROOT Infinix Hot 4 Pro
Granted you have successfully installed TWRP Recovery after going through the detailed instruction on how to install Recovery image via Sp flashtools to your Infinix Hot 4, now do the following:
- Boot your Infinix Hot 4 pro phone into TWRP recovery mode.
- In TWRP recovery mode, Choose “Install zip”.
- Then navigate to the location you placed SuperUser v2.78.zip file and proceed to install After installing SuperUser.zip,
- reboot your phone
That’s it, you have successfully rooted your Infinix Hot 4 pro Android smartphone. To verify if its properly rooted, goto Google playstore and download “Root Checker.apk” to verify.