Rooting Guide

How to Root Huawei P8 & Install TWRP

This Guide will help you to Safely Root Huawei P8 & Install TWRP on it.The process is very simple and easy.You only need to download the TWRP and Supersu zip file and have to issue some command that’s it.Don’t worry we will be sharing full step by step guide on How to Root Huawei P8 & Install TWRP on it below

Huawei P8 is one of the best budget friendly android smartphone available in the market.It runs on android 5.0.2 lollipop and powered by a Quad-core processor, HiSilicon Kirin 930/935 Chipset, Mali-T628 MP4 GPU coupled with a 3GB RAM and 16/64GB internal storage memory.

If you have a Huawei P8 and you want Root Huawei P8 & Install TWRP then your are in the right place.This simple step by step guide will teach you How to Root Huawei P8 & Install TWRP.But remember, this is only for Huawei P8 so don’t try on other devices.


*Make sure there is at least 80% battery left on your smartphone before begin rooting your device.

How to Root Huawei P8 & Install TWRP

Warning: will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Huawei P8 while following this tutorial.Do it at your own risk.

Remember Before rooting:

How to Root Huawei P8 & Install TWRP

  • Make sure bootloader is unlocked (Important) > Guide → How To Unlock Bootloader On Huawei Devices
  • Rooting your phone can void your warranty
  • After rooting you can tweak your phone
  • You can unroot it if you want
  • You can overclock or underclock your CPU to make your phone faster
  • Setup fastboot and ADB drivers on your computer – check details here.
  • Enable USB debugging on your Huawei P8 smartphone, go to settings >> developers option. If developer’s option isn’t visible on your Galaxy device, simply go to about phone under settings and scroll down to build number, then tap build number up to 7 times to make developers option visible.

How to Root Huawei P8 & Install TWRP

How to Root Huawei P8 & Install TWRP

Install TWRP On Huawei P8:

  1. Download the TWRP recovery from here. (download the twrp-
  2. Now Transfer the TWRP Image File to the ADB and Fastboot folder
  3. Then from ADB and Fastboot Folder, run command prompt under the recovery’s.img.
  4. Run the following commands:

adb reboot bootloader

fastboot devices

cd Desktop

fastboot flash recovery twrp-

DONE!!! 1st Phase completed. The TWRP recovery image would be installed on your Huawei P8 smartphone.

Now follow the step by step guide below to root Huawei P8

How to Root Huawei P8

  • Firstly, download SuperSU from here on your computer
  • Transfer the downloaded files to the internal storage of your Huawei P8 device.
  • Now, switch off your device and boot to recovery mode (press and hold Volume Down button + press Power button).
  • After that, go to the recovery main menu, then choose install, then select the SuperSU file and install that.
  • Once the flashing process is completed, simply reboot your device from the recovery main menu.

DONE!!! Your Huawei P8 would be rooted now.

To verify the root status install Root Checker.

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