In this tutorial today we will guide you on how to install twrp recovery on Karbonn K9 Smart 4g easily. So first let’s talk a bit about the device itself. Karbonn K9 Smart 4g is a budget oriented smartphone. The karbonn K9 is a 4g smartphone and also Volte compatible which means it will support JIO network. The current price listed on snapdeal for karbonn K9 is approx 4500INR. For the specs, K9 has 1GB of RAM along with 1.1 Ghz processor and the battery is 2300mAH which gives about 6 hours of talktime. The smartphone is also quite light weighing just about 105gm and operating system on this device is Android 6.0 Marshmallow. For the storage part the device has 8gb of internal memory support. So now let’s talk about installing twrp on karbonn K9 smartphone. Get ready to Install TWRP recovery on Karbonn K9 Smart 4g.
How to Install TWRP recovery on Karbonn K9 Smart 4g:
Here we will talk about flashing twrp recovery on karbonn k9 smart 4g:
Advantages of installing TWRP recovery:
TWRP stand for Team Win Recovery Project and it is an open source commnunity development project. After installing the Twrp recovery on your karbonn device you can install custom firmware, mod files, and also rooting your smartphone. Also it will be enable you to take full Nandroid backup and restore it later, you can also overclock, underclock, customize alot.
Prerequisites for installing TWRP recovery on Karbonn K9 smart 4g:
- Phone should be sufficiently charged (atleast 70% charged)
It is important that you charge your device before flashing twrp recovery on it as with low charging there’s chance the phone might die in between following procedure.
Take a proper backup of all important data on your smartphone.
- Enable USB debugging
Also, make sure to enable USB Debugging on your device. To do that goto settings>applications>developer options and then tick usb debugging.
- Proper Drivers
Your computer should have proper drivers installed. We have provided a driver link in the downloads section.
- Unlocked Bootloader
Your device should have unlocked bootloader.
Disclaimer: We aren’t responsible in case any damage occur’s to your smartphone or any mishappenings. All these articles are previously tested with many devices so there aren’t any chances that things may go wrong but rooting, flashing your device always poses some risk. So please perform this procedure on your sole interest and intend to do so.
Downloads for flashing twrp recovery on karbonn k9 smart 4g
Karbonn K9 smart 4g TWRP recovery file download (login required)
Steps to install TWRP recovery on Karbonn K9 Smart 4G
- First of all start downloading the files mentioned above in the download section.
- Browse the downloaded data and then extract the zip provided onto your computer. (Mediatek USB VCOM)
- After extracting click on InstallDriver.exe and let it install on your computer. These are the Mediatek drivers needed for this procedure.
- Now simply extract the other file (SP flash tool) onto your computer and click on flash_tool.exe.
- Now rename the recovery file (downloaded from above section) to simply “recovery.img”.
- Now open flash tool and in the scatter section browse to extracted stock file and select the scatter file from the stock rom. Stock rom download link is provided in the downloads section. The name of the scatter file will be “MTK6572_ANDROID_SCATTER.txt”.
- Now tick the recovery box in SP FLASH tool and in the location field select the recovery file which you downloaded (renamed to recovery.img).
- After selecting the recovery file click on download button.
- Now connect your device to your computer via USB- Slot. After connecting it will start the process automatically and will require few minutes to complete.
- After following the above steps your device will have twrp recovery flashed onto your device. Now you can simply get into recovery mode by simply pressing the power and volume up button. It will get you into recovery menu. Though the combination may vary with your device so you might try a few times.
Hopefully you have flashed twrp recovery on Karbonn K9 Smart 4G mobile successfully. Hope you liked our tutorial on How to install TWRP Recovery on Karbonn K9 smart 4g easily.