New Way To Root Tecno Phantom 6 SmartPhones (Marshmallow)

Rooting your Tecno Phantom 6 smartphone gives you total control of the device as well as making it possible to achieve even more greater task that you wouldn't achieve without root access. Over the time, rooting of devices running android 6.0 Marshmallow has proved too stubborn but thanks to Team HovaTek for always providing the ported recovery image for the tech community on almost all Marshmallow phones.

Are you looking for an easy way to root your Tecno Phantom 6 android phone? Follow the below steps carefully and your phone will be rooted.
All thanks to Team Hovatek, for porting and deporting the rooting guides.

  • Absolute patience in following the steps involved
  • Twrp recovery image Ported by Team Hovatek (download here)
  • Super (download it here)
  • Unlocking the boot-loader of Tecno Phantom 6 (A6)
How To Root Tecno Phantom 6?
  • Copy the downloaded Super SU to both internal storage of your phone and SD card.
  • Setup ADB and Fastboot on the PC using the guide here
  • Extract and copy the twrp recovery.img into the same folder as the fastboot.exe and adb.exe
  • Unlock Tecno Phantom 6 bootloader by following the steps here
  • Connect the phone to your PC via USB cord while switched ON and boot it into Fastboot (as instructed in the Bootloader unlock guide; remember to enable OEM unlocking and USB debugging)
  • The moment your device enters fast boot, flash the recovery.img to the phone by typing the command below then pressing Enter 

fastboot boot recovery.img

The device should automatically enter twrp recovery mode
  • In TWRP, if you get a prompt asking you to swipe to allow modification of the System partition, tap KEEP READ ONLY
  • If TWRP offers to root the phone, select NO
  • In TWRP recovery, tap Install
  • Navigate to the location of the and select it
  • Swipe to confirm flashing of and wait till flashing is complete
  • Reboot the phone normally.
Once you are done, confirm if your device has been successfully rooted by installing root checker from Playstore. source/hovatek
Enjoy your rooted beast of a phone in Phantom 6.


  1. Page successfully bookmarked for future reference

  2. I'm sure that so many won't want to try out the steps cos it's for the advanced users

  3. Hoping to get a client soonest so that i could help in rooting his phone

  4. I'm very much grateful to you for this post