How to root infinix zero 4 and Install custom recovery

Today’s guide on how to root infinix zero 4, install custom recovery and xposed installer is for those who may have been searching the net for how best and safe to go about it, well lucky you, we’ll put you through on that, recalled our previous article on how to take screenshots on infinix note 2, hot 4 and Zero 4 

in case you miss that, you can still check it out, before we proceed, it would be wise to give a brief specs of the device in question, pls note, this guide is no way for zero 4 plus, kindly don’t go near trying this on your plus, that being said shall we take a look at the specs.

Infinix zero 4 brief specs

  • Processor: Octa-core MT6753 chipset
  • Storage : 32GB Rom
  • Ram: 3GB Ram
  • Camera: 16+8MP camera with OIS feature
  • Display: 5.5″ FHD 1080×1920 screen featuring Gorilla glass for screen protection
  • Battery: 3,500 mAh capacity
  • OS: Android 6.0 out of the box running on Infinix XOS v2.1.0
  • Sensor: Fingerprint scanner, Accelerometer, Gravity sensor, Proximity sensor, Compass

Requirements for rooting zero 4

  • You need to be calm and exercise patience in following the steps involved
  • A pc
  • latest sp flash tool ( install on your pc )
  • Also, install correctly vcomm drivers ( You may refer here )
  • Zero 4 USB Cable
  • And lastly, you need to exercise patience

How to Install custom recovery and Xposed installer on zero 4

Disclaimer; * this site and its developers are not responsible if you should brick your zero 4 in the process, pls kindly ensure you are conversant with flashing of roms with SP Flash Tool before carrying out this process.

  • First and foremost, download zero 4 recovery.img below
  • Thereafter, you need to extract the file you downloaded in one folder – scatter file abd recovery.img should be in one folder
  • Now launch your sp flash tool, as stated above, you need to have vcomm drivers already installed on your pc
  • Once the interface has come up, click on Load scatter, and select the scatter file from the folder you extracted the files you downloaded to
  •  click on download to start flash ( At this stage switch off your zero 4 )
  • You may now Connect your phone to the pc while switched off
  • NOTE : you should see a red progress bar, followed by a yellow one and finally a tick appears to show that the recovery has been flashed successfully
  • Disconnect your device from the pc

NB: Do not boot your device normally at this stage otherwise you will be stuck in boot logo

how to root infinix zero 4

How to root infinix zero 4 and Install custom recovery

  • Download SuperSU zip from below
  • Move it to root of your external sd card (by root of SD card, we meant in no folder at all)
  • Now boot into recovery (Press volume up + power key until the devices vibrates, release the power key and then press it again without releasing the volume up until the device vibrates again this time showing infinix logo)
  • Once in recovery,Go to >> Install Zip >> Choose zip from Sdcard >> now locate Supersu and install
  • After the successful flash, Reboot your device and do not interrupt while booting

PS : Under no circumstances must you interfere/interrupt the device while rebooting, You can download root checker from Playstore to confirm.

Required files :

  • Download zero 4 recovery.img here
  • Download SuperSU zip here

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