Rooting your Android smartphone is one awesome thing
that can happen to any Android user as you will be able
to access super extra abilities on your Android device,
and today I will be giving a total step by step gide to
root your Infinix Hot S. The Infinix Hot S is a recent
Infinix device that runs on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow
out of the box. This device features a 13MP rear camera,
and a biometric scanner which sits close to the rear
camera. If you are yet to purchase this device, I think it
is going to be a huge value for your money.
It’s good news that TWRP Recovery is now available for
Infinix Hot S, so it will be easier to root or port into any
Custom ROM via recovery mode if you have already
installed TWRP Recovery on your Infinix Hot S X521
device. Although other tweaks via recovery mode can also
be done, such as flash boot images, stock ROMs and
other flashable file.
Let’s get to work, quickly follow the below guide to
install TWRP Recovery on Infinix Hot S x521 using SP
flash tools and then the rooting giude follows.
Buy Infinix Hot S!
SP Flash tools (Download )
VCOM drivers ( Read installation guide )
Recovery Image(Download )
USB cable for communicating the device with your PC.
How to Install TWRP Recovery on Infinix Hot S x521
Step 1: Download the recovery zip file from here, quickly
extract the “ Recovery.img ” and “ MT6753_Android_
Scatter.txt ” file to the desktop screen of your computer
or create a folder and extract to it.
Step 2: Power off your device, if possible, remove your
Step 3: Next, download the SP Flash tool, and extract the
files to your computer. You should get the following files
as seen below, after extraction.
Step 4: From the extracted files, open Flash_tool.exe
Step 5: Once the flash tool is launched, then click on the
download/upgrade tab and click on scatter loading
Step 6: Now, locate the “MT6753_Android_Scatter.txt ”
file, which is on your desktop.
Step 7: After that, click download to begin flashing
Step 8: Immediately, connect your device (without battery
if possible) to your computer via USB cable, and press
Volume Down or up key, so it would be detected easily
by your computer.
Step 9: The Flashing process would be in progress, and a
Green button would appear once the process is
Confirm! TWRP Recovery is now installed on your Infinix
Hot S x521 , to boot to recovery mode, simply press and
hold Volume Down button + press Power button. Let’s
proceed to how you can root this device.
How to Root Infinix Hot S x521 on Android 6.0
Step 1: Download the SuperSU file from here, and move
the downloaded files to the internal storage of your
Infinix Hot S x521 device.
Step 2: Now boot in recovery mode (press and hold
Volume Down button + press Power button).
Step 3: Go to the recover main menu, and then choose
install, and then select the SuperSU Zip file and flash
Step 4: Once this process is completed, simply go back
main recovery menu and tap on Reboot system, and your
device would be rebooted.
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Confirm! Your Infinix Hot S X521 has been rooted, simply
verify if it has truly been root here. If you encounter any
issue while following this guide, please do not hesitate
to let us know using the comment box below, and we will
be glad to help you out. Make sure you share this guide
it might be of help to a friend out there.