In this tutorial, we will present the detailed method to help you Install TWRP Recovery and Root Tecno camon C9
Today,  I am going to tell you what I call the ultimate guide on how to Root Tecno camon C9.
We all have our reasons for rooting Tecno camon C9. It differs from one person to another. Some might be rooting to get a custom recovery flashed to their phone, some might be rooting to crack some games, while some might be rooting to get a custom rom flashed to their phone.
Whatever reason you have, make sure you know what you are doing.

Why you should root Tecno camon C9.

  • You can overclock your phone for your best performance.
  • Change the phone information of Tecno camon C9 to trick your friends.
  • You now have access to every file on Tecno camon C9.
  • You can change how your phone boot by changing boot animation.
  • Remove bloatware, which is, apps that were pre-installed on the Tecno camon C9.
  • Flash a custom recovery like TWRP to Tecno camon C9.
  • Able to upgrade Tecno camon C9 to the latest Android version using custom rom.
  • You can hack or crack games after rooting Tecno camon C9.
  • Create more storage space on Tecno camon C9 but with caution.
  • You can block Ads from some apps on Tecno camon C9.
  • Install and use apps that require root on Tecno camon C9.
  • You can customize your Phone like you want.
  • And many more personal benefits you can enjoy.

Why you should not root Tecno camon C9.

  1. The first thing is, Your warranty is now void.
  2. You won’t be getting the official update from Tecno.
  3. Uhmm, I don’t know any other one. You can say.

Whatever reason you have for rooting Tecno camon C9, just make sure you know what you are doing.

What is TWRP Recovery?

TWRP stands for Team Win Recovery Project. It is a customized or custom Android recovery.

TWRP Recovery is  an open-source software custom recovery image for Android-based smartphones and Tablets – Wikipedia.
It comes with a touchsreen feature that enables user to do many things they cannot do with their stock recovery.

It is used to replaces the stock Android recovery and can be used to install custom roms or firmware to Tecno Camon C9 and other smartphones.
You can use TWRP Recovery to install custom zips, root Tecno Camon C9, install custom or stock images and do a complete backup of Tecno Camon C9. There are many other features too in TWRP.

How to root Tecno camon C9 with TWRP.

To root Tecno camon C9 by flashing TWRP and flashing SuperSU/Magisk file, you will need a PC.
You will need this files…

Tecno camon C9 TWRP Rooting Prerequisite.

Before you start, make sure you download and install the device drivers required above. Without proper driving your PC, It won’t detect your phone when connected to the PC.
You will need to google how to manually install a driver in Windows PC.
You will need to Flash a custom TWRP to your Tecno camon C9 before flashing this.
You can do that by going here.
If you need a custom recovery like TWRP for Tecno camon C9, we have compiled a guide for noobs on how you can make TWRP for Tecno camon C9 within few minutes. You might need to check it out.

How To Flash TWRP using SP Flash Tool

The first things you have to do is install the USB Drivers for your PC. After doing that, you can go ahead and flash the TWRP image.
You can get a scatter file for your phone by downloading the stock rom for your phone. At least, you will need your stock rom later in case anything goes wrong. You can go back to stock.

Flash TWRP to Tecno camon C9 using SP Flash tool.

  • Download SP Flash Tool to your PC.
  • Download Recovery.
  • Get the Scatter File for your phone.
  • Rename the downloaded recovery to recovery.img.
  • Place the recovery and scatter file in the same folder.
  • Launch SP Flash Tool.
    Select SP Flash Tool on your PC
    Select SP Flash Tool on your PC
  • Click on Scatter file.
    Click the scatter file
    Click the scatter file
  • Locate the scatter file you placed with recovery.
    Select the Scatter file where your recovery is located in your PC
    Select the Scatter file where your recovery is located in your PC
  • Select the scatter file.
  • Make sure you select only recovery on SP Flash Tool.
    Make sure only recovery is ticked
    Make sure only recovery is ticked
  • Power off your phone.
    Click on Download
    Click on Download
  • Click Download on SPFlash Tool.
  • Plugin on your phone with a detectable USB Cord.
  • Wait for it to finish Flashing.
    Download Complete on SP Flash Tool
    Download Complete on SP Flash Tool
  • Done, Reboot your phone to recovery.

Flashing a custom RECOVERY to your phone will void your phone warranty.
We are not responsible for bricked rECOVERY. Please, do some research if you have any concerns about cUSTOM rECOVERY AND HOW THEY WORK.
Before flashing THIS RECOVERY, YOU are choosing to make these modifications, and if you point Your finger at us for messing up your device, we will laugh at you.

After flashing a custom recovery which is TWRP to your Tecno camon C9, you can now go ahead and root it.
Copy the downloaded SuperSU Files or Magisk and place it in the root folder of your SD card.

If you reboot your phone instead of rebooting it to recovery, it might get replaced with the stock recovery. This means you need to boot to recovery first.

How To Root Tecno camon C9 with Magisk/SuperSU File.

  • Boot your Tecno camon C9 to Recovery.
  • Select Install Zip.
  • Select the SD where SuperSu/Magisk zip file is.
  • Locate the downloaded zip File.
  • Flash it.
  • You have successfully root Tecno camon C9.
  • Reboot to see SuperSU or Magisk on your phone.

Conclusion on how to root Tecno camon C9.

Do you know that after following the processes listed above, your phone must have been rooted no matter how stubborn your phone might be?
like I said before, the reason why people get failed message while rooting their phone is that of one thing or the other.

Reasons why this might not work for you.

Like we said above, something someone else and it worked for, you might try it and the thing may not work for you, it does happen.
But we have listed below things that might contribute to the reason why this method didn’t work out for you.

Cloned or an Unoriginal device.

Many phones are cloned every day due to maybe its high market demand and the Chinese are not tired of showcasing their handwork. The phone you are using might not be the original chipset of the main phone but a cloned one. Everything might look the same but the phone retailer has hammered you with the wrong product. You may have to verify very well.

Locked Bootloader

There are many Android smartphones that come with locked or unlocked bootloaders and some doesn’t come with any. Most times, If the bootloader is locked, a user might be finding it hard to root their smartphone which means they will need to unlock it. You can check if it’s locked or not by following the procedure below.

OEM Unlock MTK
OEM Unlocking Settings

How to check if your smartphone comes with Bootloader.

  • Go to Settings.
  • Check if there is any Developers option.
  • If there is none.
  • Go to About phone.
  • Continue tapping on Build number till when you get the Developers Option.
  • Go back and you will see the developers Option on Settings
  • Go to Developers Option before About Phone.
  • Look for OEM Unlocking option.
  • If its there, then you will need to unlock your bootloader.
  • If it is not there, you don’t have anything to worry about.

If you want to unlock your bootloader, you can follow the procedure below.

How to Root Android phones that come with Bootloader


  1. Hi, thanks for the detailed article. I just realized my tecno C9 is actually a clone after running it’s IMEI and VC number online. I do want to root it as it is really disturbing me with annoying notifications.It is generally slow switching from one screen to another and has an annoying app called smart open which keeps popping up. How do I go about it?is rooting the solution. Thanks in advance.

    • Have you tried rooting your phone with KingRoot Victor.?
      You can try rooting it with a rooting app and check if it will work.
      If it didn’t work, you can reply lets work on another method.

  2. Hey John, how are you buddy! Thanks for the great work you do here to keep us on the top with our flagships still running fast.
    I have this Tecno Camon X and want to have it flashed with TWRP and install a custom ROM. I have been looking all over the internet and have not found pages that talk about what I want like BLOG THE TECH. Will be here waiting for you feedback, thanks in advance!

    • Thank you Praddie, It seems there hasn’t been any TWRP release for Tecno Camon X. Once there is any, I will update you as soon as possible


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