How to Root Infinix Hot S x521 and Install TWRP Recovery

Filed in How Tos, Infinix, ROOT by on August 25, 2016 0 Comments

Infinix Hot S is one of the most popular Infinix smartphone that runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system out of the box. The device features a biometric scanner which is close to the rear camera. The smartphone also rock 13 mega-pixels rear camera. In this post we will show you how to Root Infinix Hot S x521 and Install TWRP Recovery with the help of sp flash tools. 

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How to Install TWRP Recovery on Infinix Hot S x521

Step 1: First download the recovery zip file from the link provided above, and then extract the “Recovery.img” and “MT6753_Android_Scatter.txt” file to the desktop screen of your computer or create a folder and extract to it.

Step 2: Now, power off your device, and remove the battery if possible.

Step 3: Next, download the SP Flash tool, and extract the files to 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 “MT6753_Android_Scatter.txt” file, which is on your desktop.

Step 7: After that, click download to begin flashing process.

Step 8: Immediately, connect your device (without battery if possible) to your computer via USB cable, and press Volume Down or up key, so it would be detected easily by your computer.

Step 9: The Flashing process would be in progress, and a Green button would appear once the process is completed.

That’s it. TWRP Recovery is now installed on your Infinix Hot S x521, to boot to recovery mode, simply press and hold Volume Down button + press Power button.

 

How to Root Infinix Hot S x521 on Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Step 1: Firstly, download the SuperSU file from here, and move the downloaded files to the internal storage of your Infinix Hot S x521 device.

Step 2: Now, switch off your device and boot to recovery mode (press and hold Volume Down button + press Power button).

Step 3: After that, go to the recover main menu, and then choose install, and then select the SuperSU Zip file and flash immediately.

Step 4: Once the installation process is completed, simply go back main recovery menu and tap on Reboot system, and your device would be rebooted.


That’s it. Your Infinix Hot S x521 has been successfully rooted. To verify root access, simply download root checker and confirm if your device has gained root access.
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