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Phone [Q] Installing another super user app? [SOLVED]

Hi guys! A friend brought me a S4 clon (4.2.2, MTK6589 based) few days ago, to root it. I've used VRoot and all went fine (root works good, even we've deleted some junk apps), but the app to manage the root permissions is a chinese one (check the attachment, please). Anyone knows if it's possible to install another app (like superSU or super user)?

At this point, I've tried this:
  • Delete the chinese app, and install superSU or super user. Result: Unable to update the binaries, so no root anymore.
  • Install superSU, update the binaries and delete the chinese app. Result: the binaries are installed without errors before delete the chinese app, but after that every time I open superSU it says that the binaries aren't installed (and it's unable to install them again).
  • Install super user, update the binaries and try to delete the chinese app. Result: unable to update the binaries, in some point always throw an error (sometimes trying to copy the binary to its place, sometimes trying to check if it's working...).
Any ideas?
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After some try-error tests, I've found a way to do it, if anyone are interested:
  1. Install superSU
  2. Open it, and update the binaries.
  3. Use any root explorer, and delete the old root manager (could be located at /system/app or /data/app)
  4. Reboot
Done
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