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How to Root Huawei Nova Plus and install TWRP Recovery

Huawei launched the Nova Plus back in October 2016, the Huawei Nova Plus is a mid-range smartphone that comes with pretty good hardware and software combination under the hood. Now, there is good noews for Nova Plus users that the how to root and install TWRP Recovery guides are available. Here in this article, you will find how to root Huawei Nova plus and how to install TWRP on Huawei Nova Plus smartphone.

Huawei Nova Plus comes with 5.5-inch IPS display with support of 1080 x 1920 pixels of resolution and 401 PPI density. It is powered by Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 processor under the hood along with Adreno 506 GPU. It has 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB internal storage option along with micro SD card slot on board. The Nova Plus runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system out of the box along with Emotion 4.1 UI running on top.

How to Root Huawei Nova Plus and install TWRP Recovery

How to Root Huawei Nova Plus and install TWRP Recovery

The Nova Plus featured with 16-megapixels camera on back side and 8-megapixel camera on front side for selfies. It is packed with Non-removable Li-Po 3340 mAh battery and also support Fast battery charging. The phone is available in Prestige Gold, Mystic Silver and Titanium Grey color options.

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If you have Huawei Nova Plus and want to root and install TWRP, then you are at the right place. just follow the article step by step to root Huawei Nova Plus and install TWRP Recovery on it. Rooting and install TWRP void your phone warranty or you might end up breaking your phone. So, proceed at your own risk and Android Tek will be not responsible if anything happens to your device.

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  • Make sure your device charged up to 70%.
  • Make sure your device bootloader is unlocked.
  • This tutorial is only for Huawei Nova Plus. Don’t try it on others devices.
  • Make sure to take a complete backup of your device.
  • Make sure you setup ADB and Fastboot.
  • Make sure you have installed proper drivers on your PC or Laptop for the Huawei Nova Plus.
  • Enable your device USB debugging and OEM unlock.
  • Open Settings> About device> Software info on your Huawei Nova Plus.
  • Now scroll to Build number and tap it 7 times.
  • After tapping the Build Number 7 times, you will see a message “You are now a developer!” or “Developer mode has been enabled”.
USB debugging and OEM Unlock

USB debugging and OEM Unlock


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How to Root Huawei Nova Plus and install TWRP Recovery

For rooting Huawei Nova Plus, make sure you have installed or flash TWRP recovery on Huawei Nova Plus.

How to install TWRP on Huawei Nova Plus

  • Download the TWRP zip file from the link mentioned above and rename it to recovery.img and transfer it into the ADB and Fastboot folder.
  • Now open the Command prompt in ADB and Fastboot folder by the press and hold the shift key and click the right button of the mouse.

ADB Fastboot folder

  • Connect your device to PC or Laptop via USB cable.
  • Write the following command to boot your device into Bootloader mode.

adb reboot bootloader

adb reboot bootloader command promt

  • Now, write the following command.
fastboot devices

fastboot command promt

  • If you see the alphanumeric number with fastboot beside, then your device is connected successfully.
  • write the following command

fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

fastboot flash recovery recovery

  • After complete, reboot your device.
  • You have installed TWRP Recovery Successfully on your device.
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How to root Huawei Nova Plus via SuperSU

How to Root Android phone via SuperSU

This how to root Huawei Nova Plus and install TWRP Recovery method supports, Huawei Nova Plus CAN-L01, Huawei Nova Plus CAN-L11, Huawei Nova Plus MLA-L03 models. Remember don’t try this method on other models.

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