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How to root Vivo V9 and install TWRP recovery

If you have Vivo’s latest V9 smartphone and want to root it and install TWRP recovery than you are at right place. Here in this article, we are going to cover how to root Vivo V9 and install TWRP custom Recovery. Just follow the article, step by step to root Vivo V9 on Android Oreo and install TWRP recovery on it.

Vivo V9 announced officially a few days ago, it comes with 6.3-inch IPS display with 1080 x 2280 pixels resolution. The Vivo V9 features an aluminium body and glass panel on the front side. It is powered by Octa-core CPU under the hood which clocks at 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53 along with Qualcomm MSM8953-Pro Snapdragon 626 chipset. It has 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB internal storage option with micro SD card support up to 256 GB.

How to root Vivo V9 and install TWRP recovery

How to root Vivo V9 and install TWRP recovery

Vivo V9 featured with Dual camera sensors on the back side along with phase detection autofocus and dual-LED flash, it has a 16-megapixel main camera and 5-megapixel secondary camera. It comes with the 24-megapixel camera on the front side for selfies and video calling with f/2.0 aperture. It is packed with Non-removable Li-Ion 3260 mAh capacity battery. It has a fingerprint scanner on the back side. The phone is available in Gold and Black color option. The Vivo V9 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo operating system out of the box along with Funtouch OS 4.0 UI running on top.

PRE-REQUISITES

  • Make sure your device charged up to 70%.
  • Make sure your device bootloader is unlocked.
  • This tutorial is only for Vivo V9. Don’t try it on others devices.
  • Make sure to take a complete backup of your device.
  • Setup Minimal ADB and Fastboot.
  • Make sure you have installed proper drivers on your PC or Laptop for the Vivo V9.
  • Enable your device USB debugging and OEM unlock.
  • Open Settings> About device> Software info on your Vivo V9.
  • 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

DOWNLOADS

How to install TWRP Recovery on Vivo V9

  • 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.

How to root Vivo V9 via SuperSU

  • Download the SuperSU zip file from the link mentioned above and transfer it to your device internal storage.
  •  Disconnect your device from PC or Laptop.
  • Now reboot your device into recovery mode by press and hold volume down + power key together for some time.

TWRP recovery mode

  • Tap on the install and select the SuperSU zip file.
  • After installation complete, go back to the main menu and reboot your device.

How to root Vivo V9 via Magisk

  • Download the Magisk zip file from the link mentioned above and transfer it to your device internal storage.
  •  Disconnect your device from PC or Laptop.
  • Now reboot your device into recovery mode by press and hold volume down + power key together for some time.

TWRP recovery mode

  • Tap on the install and select the Magisk zip file.
  • After installation complete, go back to the main menu and reboot your device.

That’s it, you have successfully rooted your Vivo V9 and installed TWRP custom Recovery. If you faced any problem during this process, let us know in the comment section.


4 thoughts on “How to root Vivo V9 and install TWRP recovery”

  1. kenny says:

    Hi, will it resets all my phone data?

  2. Rachmad says:

    does this work? i’m a vivo v9 user from indonesia

  3. Rachmad says:

    does this work for vivo v9 indonesia? i’m a vivo v9 user from indonesia. greetings

  4. Sipun Kumar says:

    Twrp file link??? Quick bro

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