How To Root Tecno C9: Easy Method You Can Do – The Camon C9 from Tecno Mobile was released in June of 2016 with lots of improvements when compared to its predecessor, the C8. Primarily focused on its camera features, the C9 also boasts of other mid-range smartphone specifications that users will find very useful.
The Camon C9 measures 6 inches (L) x 3 inches (W) x 0.267 inch (T). Next, it has a 5.5 inch IPS display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels (401 pixels per inch) encased in a full aluminum unibody. The smartphone is powered by a 1.3 GHz 64-bit Octa-core Cortex-A53 central processing unit (CPU) with a MediaTek MT6753 chipset. A Mali T-720 GPU handles the graphics processing needs of the mobile. The mobile has 2 gigabytes of RAM and 16 gigabytes of internal memory. Aside from this, the C9 has a microSD card slot capable of handling up to 128 GB of external storage.
As mentioned, the C9 focuses on its picture-taking capabilities. Tecno has equipped the smartphone with cameras that can handle the task well. The 13 megapixel primary (back-facing) camera features HDR, autofocus, panorama, Geo-tagging and an LED flash. This camera can also capture 1080 videos @30fps. Moreover, the secondary (front-facing ) snapper is also rated at 13 megapixels with a wide viewing angle and ISP picture noise detecting technology.
Other standard features include:
- Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n, hotspot)
- Bluetooth V4.1
- Global Positioning System (GPS/A-GPS)
- Accelerometer and proximity sensors
To power all of these features the smartphone has a 3000 mAH Li-Ion battery.
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For this article, you are going to learn how to root Tecno C9 using a simple method to install CWM Recovery and SuperUser.
How To Root Tecno C9: Easy Method You Can Do
Warning: Rooting your device will void its warranty. Make sure you create a backup of all your data/files before proceeding. This site will not be responsible for any damage your gadget may incur while doing the rooting process.
Rooting the Tecno Camon C9 involves two major steps:
- Unlocking the C9’s bootloader
- Flashing CWM Recovery
What you need:
- A computer or laptop
- Your Camon C9
- A usb cable
- The SuperUser file
- CWM Recovery for Tecno C9
- ADB and Fastboot installed on your computer
Follow the steps below to gain root access to your Tecno Camon C9.
Step 1. Unlock the C9’s bootloader using the procedure from the link above.
Step 2. Download SuperUser.zip from this link.
Step 3. Get CWM Recovery from this link.
Step 4. Extract the CWM Recovery.img to the folder where fastboot and adb files are located.
Step 5. Connect your smartphone to your computer using the usb cable.
Step 6. Copy he SuperSu.zip file to the root of your mobile’s SD Card.
Step 7. Reboot your phone into fastboot mode.
Step 8. In fastboot mode, flash the CWM recovery.img to your mobile by typing “flash recovery recovery.img” and hit “ENTER” on your computer.
Step 9. After flashing the recovery image, reboot your smartphone by keying in “fastboot reboot” and then press “ENTER“.
Step 10. Switch off your mobile and boot to recovery mode by pressing and holding the following keys simultaneously: “Volume Up” + “Power Button“. Wait for your phone to boot into CWM Recovery Mode.
Step 11. While in recovery mode, use the “volume keys” to navigate and the “power button” as the “ENTER” key.
Step 12. Go to “Install Zip” the select “Choose From SD Card“.
Step 13. Look for the “SuperUser.zip” and select it then choose “YES” to install the file.
Step 14. After the SuperUser file has been installed, go back to CWM Main Menu and reboot your phone.
Step 15. Choose “NO” when CWM Recovery wants to fix some errors.
You can now install a “Root Checker” to verify that you have indeed root access on your Tecno Camon C9.
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