With the release of Android One devices, users who want to use a not-so-bad Android device, but don’t have enough budget to get a high-end or atleast a device which can get all the necessary and latest updates, can get a device which is not that bad in specs and sure to get every latest update of Android version for as long as the Hardware supports it. However, the problem is not the Official support because the Official support doesn’t let you go beyond the limits. If you want to use an Android you have to rely on the Custom development to get the best and extreme out of it and the very first step towards the custom development is the Bootloader unlocking. After that comes the Custom Recovery, then the Root access. Official TWRP recovery is now available for Micromax Canvas Magnus, which happens to be a part of Android One devices.
The installation method is made simple because of the official TWRP application, so all you need to do is to download and install the app, choose the right device and let the magic happen. In this Article, we will show you How to Install TWRP Recovery on Micromax Canvas Magnus A117, the process is not difficult at all, but still we are going to give step-by-step instructions on how to install it.
1. This is only for Micromax Canvas Magnus!
This custom ROM is only for the device mentioned above. Make sure that your model number matches the one listed above. To do so, go to Settings > About Device on your device and see your model number. Flashing this ROM on any other device will result in bricking it so make sure that you meet this requirement first of all.
2. Battery should be charged at least over 60%
Make sure that your battery is charged enough to complete the flashing process. In case your battery is low and your device goes dead during the flashing process, you may end up soft bricking your device as it won’t complete the flashing process.
3. Backup everything!
Just to be on the safe side, you may consider backing up each and everything from your Android device. This is highly recommended so that in case anything goes wrong, you still have the access to all of your data and you can restore it immediately. You may backup everything as listed below.
- Backup SMS Messages
- Backup Call Logs
- Backup Contacts
- Backup Media – Copy your files manually to your PC or Laptop.
4. Unlock Bootloader and Root your device!
Since this recovery or any other Custom Mod or tweak can’t be installed without unlocking the Bootloader first, you’ll need to unlock the bootoader, follow the link to do so: Link and also Root your device: Link
The methods involved in flashing custom recoveries, roms and rooting your phone are highly custom and may result in bricking your device, and has nothing to do with Google or the device manufacturer that is Google in our case. Also rooting your device will void its warranty and you will be no longer eligible for any kind of free device services by the manufacturers/warranty providers. In case of any mishap we may not be held responsible. Follow these instructions to the letter to avoid any mishap or bricking. Make sure that whatever you do, you are doing it at your own responsibility
TWRP Manager: Play Store Link
How to Install TWRP Recovery:
- Download and Install the TWRP Manager.
- Once installed, open the app.
- Grant Root permission.
- Navigate to advance.
- Tap Install Recovery.
- You’ll be prompted to Verify the device, if the device model matches the one mentioned in the Window, Tap Install Recovery.
- Wait as the Manager installs the recovery for you.
- Once done, reboot the device