How to root Infinix hot 4 after upgrading to Android Nougat 7.0

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This is a guide on How to root Infinix hot 4 after upgrading to Android Nougat 7.0, Infinix hot 4 received nougat 7.0 upgrade as promised by InfinixMobility. Many upgraded their hot 4 to enjoy the long waited nougat features on their device. To some, thats it, but to those who loves rooted Android, the nougat upgrade was just the beginning. Here in this article, i will be showing you guide on How to root Infinix hot 4 after upgrading to Nougat 7.0.
How to upgrade Infinix hot 4 to Android Nougat 7.0

REQUIREMENTS

PC/Laptop Running Windows.

Working USB Cable

SP Flash Tool latest version. Download Here.

ADB VCOM Drivers (normally I use PDAnet). Go here to learn how to install Mediatek Vcom Drivers to your PC

Infinix Hot 4 Nougat TWRP Recovery image. Download Here

SuperUser v2.79.zip. Download Here

HOW TO INSTALL TWRP RECOVERY ON INFINIX HOT 4

Step 1: First download twrp recovery zip file for Infinix Hot 4 nougat from given link, and then extract the “Recovery.img” and “MT6580_Android_Scatter.txt” file to another folder in your PC desktop screen


Step 2: Next, download the SP Flash tool latest version, and extract its files to another folder your computer.

Step 3: From the extracted files, open “Flash_tool.exe”


Step 4: Once the flash tool is launched, then click on the download/upgrade tab and click on scatter loading “Choose” button

 root Infinix hot 4 after upgrading to Android Nougat 7.0


Step 5: After clicking in choose, a small window will pop up, locate the nougat recovery and scatter loading folder you extracted at step 1 and select MT6580_Android_Scatter.txtto load recovery file to sp flashtool


Step 6: After that, select recovery only in sp flashtool and click on the green “DOWNLOAD” button


Step 7: Immediately, connect your switched-off Infinix Hot 4  to your computer via USB cable


Step 8: The Flashing process would be in progress, and a Green button would appear once the process is completed.

 root Infinix hot 4 after upgrading to Android Nougat 7.0


That’s it. TWRP Recovery is now succesfully installed on your Infinix Hot 4 nougat.

→ To boot to recovery mode, simply press and hold Volume up button + press Power button. Now let’s move to the next phase on how to root Infinix Hot 4

How to root Infinix hot 4 after upgrading to Android Nougat 7.0

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:

  1. Boot your Infinix Hot 4 phone into TWRP recovery mode (by Holding the Vol. Up + Power button at the same time for 5 seconds).
  2. In TWRP recovery mode, Choose “Install zip”.
  3. Then navigate to the location you placed SuperUser v2.79.zip file and proceed to install
  4. After installing SuperUser.zip, reboot your phone

That’s it, you have successfully rooted your Infinix Hot 4 Android smartphone. To verify if its properly rooted, goto Google playstore and download “Root Checker.apk” to verify.

Thats all on How to root Infinix hot 4 after upgrading to Android Nougat 7.0, if you have any problem doing that comment below..

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