How To Root Elephone S7 (3G & 4G) and Install TWRP recovery

Today, in this post, we will be sharing with you valuable information regarding rooting and how you can easily root  Elephone S7 (3G & 4G) after installing TWRP recovery. Once you have managed to root your Elephone S7 (3G & 4G), you will get access to a whole new dimension of options to tinker with the settings, customize the device, delete the bloatware, and get more features than the factory version. As opposed to most myths, rooting is really simple and can be performed by anyone be it a programmer or a casual Android user.

Elephone is a brand known worldwide for selling some amazing Android devices. It is one of the biggest brands in China and has a huge fanbase. Elephone S7 (3G & 4G) comes with a  5.5-inch display screen with full HD resolution of 1920x1080p, Deca-Core 2.3GHz Media Tek Helio X20 MT6797 processor, 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM, 16GB/32GB/64GB storage, a 13MP rear camera, a 5MP front camera, and a 3000mAh Li-Ion battery. It runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and its other features include Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, A-GPS, Bluetooth 4.1, Dual-SIM standby, and more.

In case you are an Elephone S7 (3G & 4G) user who wants to root their device in the coming days, then this post will be really helpful to you. Here, you will get all the basic information that you need to know before you begin to root your device. We will also be giving you the answer to all your questions like what exactly is rooting? How to root any Android device? What are all the benefits of rooting?

Rooting  ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G) gives you additional benefits like you can install special apps, flash custom ROMs, you can streamline your phone performance and many extra features. The real performance of an Android smartphone can only be unlocked once it is rooted. Rooting your ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G), lets the user flash different Custom MODs, ROMs, and such stuff onto the device.

Now here we come with a full working guide on how to install TWRP Recovery and Root ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G) . While rooting you have to be very careful and proceed with great caution, anything wrongs you may get your device bricked.

If you want to root your device without PC or Laptop using one click root tools, then you can follow our guide linked below

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What is Rooting An Android Device Mean?

Rooting is the process of gaining full admin control of the Android device. You can use the device to its full potential, ‘Rooting’ means giving yourself special privilege or “root permissions” on your phone. It’s similar to running programs as administrators in Windows.

After rooting your device you can install different MODs, kernel, ROMs on your device. You can install latest Android updates (like the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow) On old device by installing third party ROMs like CyanogenMod 13.You can overclock the CPU and GPU of your device to get the best performance. You can hibernate any app you want. You can underclock the CPU to get better battery life.

For more information about Android rooting, check out our detailed post here > What Is Rooting Android Phone? Advantages And Disadvantages

What Is TWRP Recovery and Some of its benefits?

TWRP is a custom recovery for Android. It is the most popular Android custom recovery. It replaces the stock recovery On Android devices. It comes with many extra features compared to the stock recovery. It needs the bootloader to be unlocked. If your bootloader is locked then check out the guide here > How To Unlock Bootloader Of Any Android Using Fastboot. Some devices like Xiaomi and Huawei phones need a unlock code.

Some Of the benefits Of Having TWRP Recovery
  • Users Can Install Custom ROMs, MODs, Kernel via TWRP recovery
  • Users can flash system image (.img) file via TWRP
  • You can flash modding zip files
  • It is being used to install Xposed Modules
  • Easy to Root and Unroot using TWRP Recovery flashable zip SuperSU
  • Users can root by flashing magisk via TWRP recovery
  • You can create nandroid backup via TWRP
  • Can remove all bloatware using TWRP Recovery.
  • You can flash Custom Kernel To underclock and overclock.
  • You can clean Wipe, Cache, and Data via TWRP recovery.

WARNING will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your device while following this tutorial. Do it at your own risk. This will void the warranty of your device.


→ Full Guide to safely root ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G) and Install TWRP Recovery

The first method you can Install the TWRP recovery then flash the SuperSu or Magisk to get your device rooted

Guide: Root and Install TWRP Recovery On ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G)

Root Elephone S7 (3G & 4G) and Install TWRP recovery

Step 1: Install TWRP Recovery On ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G)

You can Install the TWRP recovery then flash the SuperSu or Magisk to get your device rooted

  • Check out the Pre-Requirement Section above (Important)
  • Make sure your device’s bootloader is unlocked.Check out the link given above to unlock the bootloader if you haven’t done it yet
  • First of all, make sure you have followed each and every step mentioned in the pre-requisites section
  • After that, you have to download the Download TWRP Recovery (3.0.2 – 4G) or Download TWRP Recovery (3.1.1 – 3G) and transfer it to your ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G).
  • Once transferred, follow this guide from below to install TWRP recovery on your ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G). (Same as flashing the stock ROM)

Note: Find the Scatter File from the downloaded TWRP zip file, which you have downloaded. Rename the TWRP (.img) file to recovery.img. Now, on the flash tool interface, navigate and select the scatter file and At this stage, just leave the recovery as ticket/ checked. Now, at the location tab, click on the storage location field of the recovery and search and browse for the custom recovery image file which is device-specific

Step 2: Root ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G)

#1 Using SuperSu To Root ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G)
  • Download the latest SuperSu zip (Download)
  • Now follow the given guide to Install SuperSu On your device to get root access
#2 Using Magisk To Root ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G)
Download the latest Magisk
  • Now follow the guide to flash magisk via TWRP to get root access on your device.

How To Unroot Elephone S7

  • You have to flash the stock official firmware on your device to unroot it completely. Follow the guide linked below

| Guide: Download and Install Stock ROM On Elephone S7 [Official Firmware]

That’s it. Your Elephone Vowney Lite has been rooted successfully. Keep reading roomygalaxy for more news and updates.

That’s it. Your ELEPHONE S7 (3G & 4G) has been rooted successfully. Keep reading roomygalaxy for more news and updates.

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Dibyashree Sharma

An NIT Rourkela Graduate in CS, Blogger, Android Geek, and a Tennis Fanatic. I have been writing about Android OS for Last 8 years.

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