How to root Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G?
Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G Q413 is running on Android LOLLIPOP and using Mediatek chipset MT6735P
How to ROOT Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G (Q413)?
1.One-Click-Root apps - FAILED
2.Porting ClockWorkMod using MTK droid tools - FAILED
(Because that does not support MT6735P chipset)
So What is NeXt?
Porting ClockWorkMod(CWM) recovery to this mobile i.e Compiling recovery from source
So we can flash superSU flashable zip through CWM to get ROOT access.
What I did exactly is ported ClockWorkMod(CWM) recovery to Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G
Now focus on What should you do to ROOT
1.Flash CWM using SP flash tool (Also TWRP is available)
2.Flash "UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.46.zip" ZIP package through ClockWorkMod (CWM).
What do you need?
1.A PC/Laptop with windows 7/8/8.1/10
2.Drivers for Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G (Use link in STEP 6)
3.SP Flash Tool
5.Micromax Canvas Xpress 4G mobile
6.All Files From This Link
7.ADB and FASTBOOT drivers (Use link in STEP 6)
8.USB VCOM drivers (open READ_ME.txt from the link in STEP 6)
1.Goto Settings >> About phone and tap continuously Build Number until you see "You are now a developer" message.
2.Now get back to settings and click Developer Options
3.Now turn on "Allow OEM Unlocking" and "USB Debugging"
i).Open SP flash tool and load scatter file (from the link)
ii).Locate recovery-cwm.IMG(from link) in recovery,uncheck all and check only recovery
iii).Pull out your battery and insert it,DON'T TURN ON YOUR PHONE
iv).Click "Download" in SP Flash Tool and connect your phone to PC using USB cable
v).You will promoted with a big green tick.Done
2.Flash "UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.46.zip" ZIP package
i).Place "UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.46.zip" in your sd card
ii).Turn off your device
You may also use the following code while your phone is turned on
and skip to STEP (v)
adb reboot recovery
iii).Press "Power" & "Volume Down" until you see some options
(Here "Volume Down" = DOWN and "Volume Up" = OK )
iv).Choose Recovery by pressing "Volume Up"
v).In ClockWorkMod recovery choose "Install ZIP from sdcard"
(Here "Volume Down" = DOWN "Volume Up" = UP and "Power" = OK )
You may also choose Install From Sideload
adb sideload path/to/UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.46.zip
vi).Now locate "UPDATE-SuperSU-v2.46.zip" in your sd card and press POWER KEY
vii).After installition choose REBOOT.........Done!
All done..,you have rooted your device.:highfive::good:
If u have any problem post here.
EDIT: TWRP Added.
It is RECOMMENDED To Use it...
Check link #3 below"
[+]Mr.ChainFire for SuperSU
[+]Mr.Koushik Dutta for original ClockWorkMod
[+]All developers on XDA for wonderful guides and support
Thanks and salute to them
1.SP Flash Tool
3.All Files From This Link