How to Root Micromax Canvas HD A116I

Micromax is finest Indian Brand which has greatly impact the market with new technology at very low prices. Micromax Canvas HD A116I Smart Phone is very unique Android phone with Quad-Core processor. It comes with Android Jelly Bean version. But if you want to switch to Android latest version i.e 4.4 Kitkat. You need to have rooting access to your phone. Here I will guide you How to Root Micromax Canvas HD A116I phone. After you Root Micromax Canvas HD A116I you can easily install any custom ROM on your rooted Micromax Canvas HD A116I.

Micromax Canvas HD A116I  Specification and Main Features

  • Wi-Fi Enabled
  • Android v4.2.1 (Jelly Bean) OS
  • Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • 5-inch LCD Capacitive Touchscreen
  • Expandable Storage Capacity of 32 GB
  • 8 MP Primary Camera
  • HD Recording
  • 2 MP Secondary Camera
  • 1.2 GHz Quad-Core Processor

How to Root Micromax Canvas HD A116I

Before you root Micromax Canvas HD A116I, you must read the advantage and disadvantage of rooting. And also the precaution and requirement of rooting.
Warning: Rooting your phone may void your warranty. Or the incorrect process can also brick your device.

Requirement and Preprocess

  • Your Phone must be 60-80% charge at least.
  • You must backup all your important data.
  • USB Debugging must be On on your phone. To do this go to Settings>>Manage Applications>>Development>>Tick USB Debugging.
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Downloads To Root Micromax Canvas HD A116I

Steps to Root Micromax Canvas HD A116I

Step 1: Connect your phone to your pc and transfer the downloaded files to your phone SD Card.
Step 2: Now Power OFF your phone and Reboot it into recovery mode by pressing and holding Volume Up + Power button for 30 sec. 
Step 3: Now select and do Wipe Data/ Factory Reset and Wipe Cache Partition. 
Note: Use the Volume up/down button to highlight and power button to enter or select.
Step 4: Now select Apply Update from External Storage, and browse and chose the SuperUser file(Downloaded and transfer in Step 1). 
Step 5: Now again select Apply Update from External Storage, and browse and chose the Su-bin(Downloaded and transfer in Step 1). 
Step 6: Now Go Back and select Reboot System Now.
Your Micromax Canvas HD A116I is successfully rooted and a SuperUser app will be installed on your device. When you phone gets turn on, run the app. Using SuperUser you can select to which app you want to give rooting access.
If you want to check whether your phone Micromax Canvas HD A116I  is rooted or not. You can check it from Root Checker App.
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