Are you looking for a lead on how to install TWRP Recovery and Root Huawei Honor 8, then you are at the right place? TWRP 22.214.171.124 for Honor 8 is now available and can be downloaded from this tutorial. Once the TWRP Recovery is installed on Honor 8, you can Root the device and experience the Root Privileges. TWRP 126.96.36.199 comes with a Material design so you can experience the new material design even in the Recovery Mode. So without any further ado, let’s proceed and Install TWRP Recovery and Root Huawei Honor 8.
Before I move further ,I’d like to say that we have to follow some of the instructions to prepare Honor 8 for the installation process.
- This guide is only for Honor 8, don’t try it on other devices.
- Enable USB Debugging & OEM Unlock options from Settings > Developer Options.
- Charge the device to at least 75%.
- Backup all the important data to the safe place.
- Unlock Bootloader on Honor 8.
- Install Huawei USB Drivers on Computer.
- Setup ADB and Fastboot drivers on your PC or Mac.
Disclaimer: Rooting Huawei Honor 8 will void the device warranty. Begin with the below steps at your own risk.Mobfreak.com is not responsible for any damage to your device.
TWRP 3.0 Recovery for Honor 8 – Download
SuperSU for Honor 8 – Download
How to install TWRP Recovery Mod on Honor 8:
Step 1: Download the TWRP Recovery and rename it to recovery.img and paste it in the Fastboot Folder.
Step 2: Make sure Fastboot folder is still open and press and hold the shift key and right click inside the folder at the blank place and choose Open command window here.
Step 3: Connect Huawei Honor 8 to PC and enter the following commands to install TWRP Recovery.
This command lists the devices connected to PC with USB Debugging enabled. It is to confirm either the device is connected to PC properly or not.
adb reboot bootloader
That command boots Honor 8 into Fastboot Mode or Bootloader Mode.
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
That command runs TWRP Recovery on Honor 8.
Step 4: With this, we are done with installing TWRP Recovery on Honor 8.
Now let’s start to Root Huawei Honor 8.
How to Root Huawei Honor 8:
Step 1: Download SuperSU.zip package from the above downloads section.
Step 2: Transfer the case to your device’s internal or external storage.
Step 3: Boot Honor 8 into Recovery Mode.
- Power off Honor 8.
- Press and keep Volume Down and Power buttons together.
Step 4: Follow the instructions listed below and install the SuperSU zip package on Honor 8.
Step 5: Reboot and check for Root Permissions using Root Checker App.
This is the complete lead on how to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Honor 8. Have any questions? Ask them in the comment section below.