A lot of devices have been receiving the latest Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update from Google. If you have a Nexus device then it’s most likely that you have already installed the OTA update. Following the Nexus series, the Android One devices have also been receiving similar devices. Android One users are lucky indeed as they receive latest updates from Google so early and being budget phones makes these devices even more likable. Here is a short tutorial using which you can root Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware in no time.
If you are looking forward to root your device on the latest firmware, you will need the latest SuperSU built with version 2.62-3. Although it’s a beta version, it consist of all the unique and exclusive features of the post SuperSU v2.60 releases. With more releases Chainfire, the developer behind the SuperUser project, has brought amazing features like the systemless root, auto encryption, OTA updates enabled and lots more.
So if you are on Android 6.0.1 firmware, then flash the latest SuperSU built via custom recovery like TWRP.
Warning: Warranty may be void if you root or install TWRP on your device. We, at DroidViews, won’t be liable for any damage to your device whatsoever. We won’t be held responsible if you brick your device. Reader’s discretion is advised.
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- Make sure you have TWRP installed on your device. Refer to our TWRP installation tutorials for your device.
- Install USB Drivers on your computer in order to detect the device and transfer the SuperSU file to it.
- Fully charge your device.
How to Root Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Firmware
- Download the SuperSU package from the download section.
- Now transfer the zip files into your device’s internal storage. Place the zip file where you can easily locate it.
- Now reboot into Custom Recovery (like TWRP). To boot into TWRP, first turn off your device and then press and hold volume down and power keys at the same time.
- Although this is optional, it is recommended that you perform a nandroid backup. To backup your ROM, tap on backup option in TWRP and select all the partitions:System, Data, Boot, Recovery, EFS and swipe right where appropriate, to backup.
- Now return to TWRP home screen and tap on Wipe and factory reset it by swiping the confirmation option at the bottom.
- Now go back to the TWRP main menu or home screen and tap on the install option. Navigate to the SuperSU file and select it.
- Swipe the confirmation button to proceed with the installation.
- Once installed, reboot to system.
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