In this guide, you will get to know how to Root Lenovo K8 Note with Magisk using TWRP recovery. So, go through the guide to root your Lenovo device right now.
Lenovo K8 Note is a mid-range Android phone which was released back in August 2017. The device is packed with Mediatek MT6797D Helio X23 chipset with Deca-core 2.3 GHz processor. When it comes to the storages, then it comes with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB ROM or 3 GB RAM and 32 GB ROM. Rather, the device has 5.5 inches IPS LCD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
If we talk about the battery capacity then it has powerful 4000 mAH Lithium Polymer battery that supports turbocharging. It also has Fingerprint as an inbuilt specification. Now, let’s get back to the topic.
Guide To Root Lenovo K8 Note (Magisk) Using TWRP Recovery
The guide is intended only for Lenovo K8 Note (Codename: Manning). Please do not try this guide, its downloads, and method on any other device or model. Please follow the instructions very carefully to avoid any damage to your Lenovo device.
Disclaimer: Rooting the device, flashing ZIPs, unlocking the bootloader and any type of system modifications terminates manufacturer warranty of the device. So, please perform such actions at your own risk. However, relocking bootloader and unrooting the device is possible. But, in some cases the phone stucks in the boot mode. So, we don’t take any responsibility if any such things happen.
Unlock Bootloader on Lenovo K8 Note
In order to Install TWRP Recovery and Root Lenovo K8 Note, you firstly need to unlock bootloader on Lenovo K8 Note. Once you have unlocked the bootloader of the device, you will be eligible to perform system operations easily.
To Unlock Bootloader on Lenovo K8 Note, follow the guide here.
Install TWRP Recovery on Lenovo K8 Note
TWRP Recovery is an Android-based custom recovery that allows you to flash ROMs, ZIPS, images, and kernels, etc. In this tutorial, we need TWRP Recovery to be installed on your Lenovo K8 Note to flash Magisk ZIP.
Once you have installed this touch-based recovery, you will be able to flash Magisk to root Lenovo K8 Note easily. To install TWRP Recovery on your device, follow the guide on How to Install TWRP Recovery on Lenovo K8 Note.
How To Root Lenovo K8 Note (Magisk) Using TWRP Recovery
Note: Backup is one of the most important things that we all must take care of before performing any data loss operation. So, please take a complete backup of your device’s data. Furthermore, to avoid sudden battery shutdowns, charge your Lenovo device to a sufficient battery level.
So, right below are the step-by-step instructions that you need to follow in sequence to Root Lenovo K8 Note. Let’s go through each of them.
- Download Magisk Flashable ZIP and transfer it to an easily accessible location on your Lenovo device.
- Once done with the above step, Power OFF your phone and boot it into the TWRP Recovery Mode pressing and holding the Volume Down + Power Button altogether.
- As soon as you enter into TWRP home screen, go to the ‘Install‘ tab and browse the Magisk ZIP file that you transferred in the Step-1.
- After selecting the .zip file, swipe the ‘Swipe to confirm flash‘ button at the bottom of the screen to Root Lenovo K8 Note.
- Now, wait until the process finishes. Once it is done, tap on ‘Reboot System‘ button.
That’s it. You have successfully been able to Root Lenovo K8 Note with Magisk using TWRP Recovery. To check whether the device has successfully been rooted or not, download and install Root Checker app from Play store.
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