How To Root Yu Yuphoria, Unlock Bootloader & Install TWRP Recovery
Nowadays Micromax brands are trending in market. After yureka, Micromax launched his new Yu Yuphoria and these days Yu Yuphoria is a best-selling smartphone on eCommerce websites. Yu Yuphoria is the best Android Smartphone in very low price and this handset is exclusively available on Amazon.in with a price tag of Rs 6999.
For beginners, you can read here advantages and why you should root your android device. So if you owned a Yu Yuphoria and want to root then don’t worry In this article, Im going to show you How to root Yu Yuphoria, Unlock Bootloader & Install TWRP Recovery. The process is same first we need ADB and Fastboot files installed in windows desktop to Unlock Bootloader. Lets get started..
Note : This guide only for the Micromax Yu Yuphoria devices, don’t try this guide on any other android device, otherwise you will brick your phone. Before following the guide do take the full backup of your all data. Because unlocking the bootloader on a Micromax YU Yuphoria wipes the internal storage.
1. Go to Settings -> Scroll down go to ->About Phone → Scroll down & tap on build number 7 times until you will see a popup message ‘You are now a developer.
2. You will get new option “Developer option” above About Phone. Open it enable USB Debugging and after that, scroll down turn on Advanced Reboot & turn off Update Cyanogen Recovery.
3. Make sure you have 70-80% battery to prevent unexpected errors.
» Unlock Bootloader on Yu Yuphoria
Step 2. Connect your device with windows PC/Laptop.
Step 3. Press and Hold Power Key, then select and hold Reboot. You will see four options. Select → Fastboot Mode.
Step 4. After that open the folder where you have extracted adb_fastboot file. In that folder press the Shift key → Right click and select Open Command Prompt Here. The command prompt will open up.
Step 5. Now type the following command to confirm if your Yu Yuphoria is detected in Fastboot Mode :
fastboot -i 0x2A96 oem devices
Step 6. Then Run the following command to unlock bootloader:-
fastboot -i 0x2A96 oem unlock
Step 7. After that to reboot the device run the following command:-
fastboot -i 0x2A96 reboot
Now the bootloader is succesfully unlocked and next step is to install TWRP and root the device.
» Install TWRP Recovery & Root Yu Yuphoria
Step 1. Download the TWRP file for the phone here and move the TWRP file in the adb_fastboot file folder.
Step 2. Download the SuperSU zip file here and trasnfer it in your device internal storage.
Step 3. Now Press & Hold Power button, then select & hold Reboot. You will get four options. Select → Fastboot Mode.
Step 4. Now again open the folder where you have extracted adb_fastboot file. In that folder press the Shift key → Right click and select Open Command Prompt Here. The command prompt will open up.
Step 5. Now type the following command on your phone to install TWRP:-
fastboot -i 0x2A96 flash recovery twrp.img
Step 6. Once flashed phone will restart and boot it into Recovery mode. And press Volume Up+Volume Down+Power button together. Yu Yuphoria will boot into recovery mode TWRP.
Step 7. Once you are on TWRP recovery mode. Select Install zip & Install Supersu.zip.
Step 8. And Reboot your device.
Now your Yu Yuphoria will reboot and first boot will take some time, So, Be patient. Now, you device is rooted. Enjoy. And If you have any further queries or questions to be asked on this article, feel free to ask. We would like to interact with you regarding your queries and questions. Your suggestions and feedback are always welcomed.
Source : Technobuzz