Today we are going to tell you how to root the Huawei P9 Lite, a great phone from which we can get a lot of game. If you're interested, do not miss out on why we started!
How to root Huawei P9 Lite?
First of all, we have to say that to achieve this it is necessary to get an external rooting app and some other things.
We start by downloading the following files:
Phone drivers. This is the Huawei suite and you can download it both on Windows and MacOS from HERE.
You will find the buttons for both operating systems. Click on the one that corresponds to yours.
You will have, instantly, a zip downloaded in your default folder for downloads. You can move it where it is most convenient to access it.
SRKTool tool. This must be updated to be compatible with this smartphone model. You have your download available in MEGA from HERE .
You will have to click on the red button with an arrow that says "Download".
A pop-up warning will pop up indicating that MEGA wants to store files on your device; you must click on "Allow".
The download is automatic and you will get a .zip that you will have to place where it suits you.
SuperSU privilege management tool. In the same way, we facilitate your download by clicking HERE.
You just have to click on "UPDATE-SuperSU-v ... .zip", just below the text "Download".
You will download a zip in the default folder for it. Open it and copy and paste it in the location that best suits you.
Rooteo of the Huawei P9 Lite: step by step
Root Huawei P9 Lite requires a previous release of your bootloader, the installation of a custom recovery and, finally, the root process itself. Knowing all the above, now, yes, we can begin.
Ask the firm for the release code of your phone's bootloader. Do it from HERE . This will make your warranty invalid, so you should consider whether to wait until it is exhausted or lost.
You will have to register or log in with your Huawei ID.
You will also be taken by an assistant in which you will have to give the information requested.
Install the mobile phone drivers that you have previously downloaded.
Activate the phone's development options.
Go to your phone's settings.
Go to "Phone information" ..
Press 7 times on the "Compilation number" option.
Turn on Android debugging.
In "Settings" you will find a new menu, "Development options". Enter in the.
Now go to "Debugging Android" or "Debugging USB"; activate the option.
Activate OEM unlocking.
Go back to the "Development options".
In this case, the option "Enable OEM unlock" must be activated.
Connect the smartphone to the computer.
In its main screen (MS-DOS type), you will see the available options; choose the first "Unlock Bootloader".
We confirm that we are sure of doing it.
Next we must confirm that we have a bootloader code.
The phone restarts and, then, we have to enter it into the program.
Confirm again and, with this, the bootloader is unlocked.
Close the program if you have not done it automatically.
Now it's time to install the TWRP recovery, since the phone is restored and with the bootloader open
Now choose the third option, which says "Install Recovery".
We must enter the phone model we have, the P9.
Next, the assistant will ask us about the recovery to install. We have to choose the second option: TWRP.
We confirm and the recovery will be ready to be used.
Finally, finally you have to root the Huawei P9 Lite, that is, flash the root package.
Copy the SuperSU file to your phone's SD card.
Restart it using the "Recovery Mode".
Among the options, you will have to choose "Install".
Next, find the file copied to the SD card.
Confirm and wait a few seconds; The Huawei P9 Lite will be rooted!
Until the next rooteo!