How to root Kitkat version of Micromax A350 Canvas Knight

How to root Kitkat version of Micromax A350 Canvas Knight

 
Micromax released KitKat 4.4.2 New update for Micromax A350 Canvas Knight but did not provide any app for rooting this update, So here is an easy and safe tutorial of rooting and install of CWM/TWRP recovery processes of Canvas Knight. This is the first phone from Micromax with a 16 megapixel camera, 5 megapixel secondary cameras and Octa-core chipset clocked at 2GHz. This is a MediaTek MT6592 processor chipset. Canvas Knight A350 comes with 2 GB RAM, 32 GB internal memory and 5-inch full HD and 2350 mAh Battery.

Micromax A350 is great phone and must be rooted because rooting allows you to maximise the potential of your phone without any restrictions. After rooting you can install custom apps, custom Rom and custom setting in your phone. But before rooting you must read Root Advantage and Disadvantage by this post, and then follow these steps to root your phone.

Preparation of flash/update:

1. Take a backup of your phone Click here.
2. Your phone battery should be charged to 80% minimum.
3. Read all steps then do it carefully.
4. Make sure there is a proper power backup for your PC.
 
 

Download:

1. MT6592 Scatter file Click here to download

 
2.  Driver and SP Tool V5.1352.01 for Canvas Knight KitKat update Click here to download

3. CWM Recovery Click here to download or TWRP recovery Click here to downloadand Update-SuperSU-2.1.zip file Click here to download

How to Root and install CWM recovery on Micromax A350 Knight:

Step 1: Install drivers in your PC (If you feel any problem in installing driver then watch this video Click here)  and Enable USB Debugging on your Phone. Go to Settings >>> Developer options >>> USB debugging check it ( If your phone have Android 4.2 or upper version then see how to enable Developer options here is guide of this Click here). After then switch off your phone.

 
Enable-debugging

Step 2:  Download SuperSU file and copy in your phone memory card. Now Download CWM recovery and scatter file of your phone and extract these file in a folder where you want. Extract and open the SP Tool. Sptool.exe Run as Administrator.
 
SP-Tool
 
Step 3: You will see an SP tool window, now click on the scatter-Loading option in the SP tool. Then you will get the new tab of SP Tool which you ask the location of the scatter file on your PC. Now select the “Android_scatter_emmc.txt”  fileSee in this image.

select-the-file-Android-scatter-file


Step 4: Now connect your switch off phone with PC via USB cable (Make sure your phone is switched off).

Connect-your-Phone


Step 5: SP Tool detect your phone and process will start. If Sptool is not recognize/detect your phone then install vcom driver read this post it will help you 
click here  (Driver already in phone flash drive if you don’t have these drivers then install it)


Root-via-Sptool


Step 6: Now start installing recovery in your phone by flashing.

start-downloading-recovery


Note: – Don’t interrupt this process as it can potentially brick your device. Make sure no power interruption takes place.

Step 7:  After the process complete, a green ring will appear. 

green-ring


Step 8: Disconnect your phone. 


Step 9: Do not start your phone. Press and hold vol. up & down + power button then select “recovery mode” (If your touch not work then use volume up and down key for menu up and down and Power button as a enter button)
 
recovery-mode
 
Step 10. Click on install button/ choose install and select SuperSU-v2.01.zip  file from your save location on your SD card and install this file. Now  reboot your phone.

If you feel any problem then watch this video click here.

Enjoy Rooted phone.
 
Note: I am not responsible if you make Mistakes and Bricked Devices.
 
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