How to root Lenovo A6000 and install custom recovery

Chinese smartphone company Lenovo had become popular for unveiling affordable android smartphones device with marathon battery and of course, for the acquiring saga of Moto fame Motorola. As we all know that the Lenovo A6000 smartphone is the largest selling 4G smartphone in India. At its price, it offers 8MP rear and 2MP front camera with 4G connectivity and much more.

Today, in this tutorial, we show you How to install latest Android 5 Lollipop on Lenovo A6000. But before moving ahead with the process, first of all, you need to root your A6000 smartphone and install the Custom Recovery on your smartphone.

Note: We suggest you to take a backup of your device because during rooting you’ll lose complete data stored in the smartphone. We won’t be responsible for any damages to your handset.

Requirements:

Battery life: min 80%

Backup your A6000 smartphone

Download required ADB and Fastboot driver

Download Lenovo A6000 root recovery zip file

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How to install Custom Recovery on the Device

Step 1. First of all connect your Lenovo A6000 smartphone to the PC through USB cable.

Step 2. Now copy the downloaded recovery-yu.img file and paste it to C: Program Files (x86)Minimal ADB and fast boot or C: Program Files minimal ADB and Fastboot folder.

Step 3. Now locate the C: Program Files (x86)Minimal ADB and Fastboot listing and open them.

Step 4. After this steps now open the command prompt window from thereby compressing and hold ctrl + Shift keys together and right click.

Step 5. Now here type adb devices and hit ‘enter’.

Step 6. This will show all the connected devices. If your phone’s serial number seems in the list, go ahead. If not, re-install your phone’s driver files again.

Step 7. Type shell adb reboot bootloader on the command shell.

Step 8. Now this command will reboot your A6000 device into Bootloader Mode / Fastboot Mode.

Step 9. Type fast boot recovery.img> fast boot reboot

Step 10. That’s it! Now your device A6000 will reboot with the custom recovery installed.

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How to Root Lenovo A6000

Step 1. First of all download the Root-SuperSU-v2.37.zip file.

Step 2. Now copy the file onto the SD Card of your Lenovo A6000 device.

Step 3. Now switch off  your device and then restart it in recovery mode after 8-10 seconds by holding and pressing the power and down volume buttons with together. Once the Lenovo logo appears, release the buttons.

Step 4. Now locate the Install Zip from External storage and browse to the location and you have to download the Root-SuperSU-v2.37.zip.

Step 5. Once this process finished then navigate to ‘Go back’ menu and select reboot system to reboot the phone.

Step 6. That’s it! Now your A6000 device has been successfully rooted and enjoy android Lollipop 5.

So above is all about How to root Lenovo A6000 and install a custom recovery. Hope you like this, so please don’t forget to share this article with others.

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