- October 6, 2018 at 7:11 AM #54561
TWRP for Freetel Raijin is now available from an unofficial build and this post guides you how to install TWRP for Freetel Raijin and ROOT Freetel Raijin (using TWRP recovery).
This TWRP download for Freetel Raijin is brought to you by developer(s) Kirito9
DONATION TO DEVELOPER(S) AND PROJECT:
If you like this ROM then do consider for a contribution to Kirito9 and TWRP project:
– No donation link found for Kirito9
– Donate to TWRP’s Lead developer
THIS IS AN UNOFFICIALLY BUILD TWRP FOR Freetel Raijin. FLASH AT YOUR OWN RISK.
INSTALLING THE TWRP RECOVERY AND ROOT Freetel Raijin NEEDS AN UNLOCK BOOTLOADER ON YOUR PHONE.
DURING THE BOOTLOADER UNLOCK PROCESS ALL THE PHONE DATA WILL BE ERASED.
ROOTING Freetel Raijin MAY BRICK THE PHONE.
MAKE SURE YOU READ THE ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF ROOTING BEFORE YOU PROCEED FURTHER.
Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone.
You are the only person making changes to your phone and I cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.
- Required downloads to install TWRP recovery for Freetel Raijin
- How to install TWRP recovery on Freetel Raijin
- What you can do after installing TWRP on Freetel Raijin
- Required downloads and guides for Freetel Raijin ROOT
- Step-by-Step guide on Freetel Raijin ROOTING guide
- How to check if Freetel Raijin is ROOTED or NOT
INFORMATION OF THIS TWRP FOR Freetel Raijin:
– TWRP version: 3.x.x
– Built from: OmniROM AOSP sources
DOWNLOAD LINK OF TWRP FOR Freetel Raijin, OTHER DOWNLOADS AND REQUIRED GUIDES:
- Mediatek bootloader unlock
- USB drivers for Mediatek
- Fastboot and adb for Windows
- Latest MTK Droid Root and tools
- Latest MTK SP Flash Tool for Windows
- Install ADB and fastboot on Linux PC
- Latest MTK SP Flash Tool for Linux 64-bit
- Latest MTK SP Flash Tool for Linux 32-bit
- TWRP recovery download for Freetel Raijin
REQUIRED DOWNLOADS IF YOU ARE USING A LINUX PC:
STEP BY STEP GUIDE OF HOW TO INSTALL TWRP FOR Freetel Raijin:
– Before installing TWRP you may require an unlocked bootloader on Freetel Raijin
– Installing TWRP on Freetel Raijin requires a Mediatek Scatter file.
– A scatter file of a Mediatek device contains information about different partitions such as the start address, size etc. of each partition.
How to create scatter file for Freetel Raijin:
This guide need the Droid MTK Tool. With the help of Droid MTK Tool we will create the scatter file for Freetel Raijin.
- Download the Droid MTK Tool from the above Downloads section.
- It’s in a zip file, so extract that file or open using WinRar or some application and then open the MTKDroidTools.exe file.
- Enable USB Debugging under Developer Options on the Freetel Raijin, to make the device accessible via ADB.
- Then connect the phone using the USB cable to the PC.
– When you connect the phone to the PC, MTKDroidTool will show all the information about your phone
- On the below portion of the screen you will see a Blocks Map button. Click on the button
- On the next screen you have all the partition information and starting address of all the partitions of Freetel Raijin.
– On the bottom of the screen you see a Create scatter file button.
– Click on the button to create scatter file for Freetel Raijin.
- Save the scatter file for Freetel Raijin in a location which you can remember and access easily.
Now Install TWRP on Freetel Raijin using SP Flash Tool:
– The TWRP flashing on a Mediatek phone is done by SP Flash tool, which uses a scatter file to know which address the recovery partition starts.
– Make sure you have downloaded the SP Flash tool and created the scatter file for Freetel Raijin.
Follow the below steps to install the TWRP on Freetel Raijin using the scatter file.
- Open the SP Flash tool zip file and then open the flash_tool.exe file.
- Click browse on the the scatter-loading file section and select the Freetel Raijin scatter file you created earlier using the MTKDroid Tool.
– After selecting the scatter file, the SP Flash tool application automatically find available partitions and other details
- Now select the location next to the Recovery partition and select the TWRP for Freetel Raijin, which is in .img format.
- Then click on the Download button to start downloading/flashing of the TWRP recovery on Freetel Raijin as shown in the picture.
- After clicking on the download button you will see a red bar on the bottom followed by a yellow bar.
When the TWRP is downloaded to Freetel Raijin, the SP Flash tool will alert you saying Download is done.
That’s all. You should have the TWRP recovery flashed on Freetel Raijin.
What to do after you install TWRP for Freetel Raijin:
- You can root the Freetel Raijin
- You can install one of the custom ROMs available for Freetel Raijin
- You can install some of the mods available on Freetel Raijin
Well, this isn’t it. You can install customized themes, sound mods, Xposed modules etc. after installing the TWRP for Freetel Raijin.
TWRP recovery is the gateway to many goodies for your phone.
Now, if you want to ROOT Freetel Raijin then below is a step-by-step by guide for the same.
REQUIRED DOWNLOADS OR GUIDES FOR Freetel Raijin ROOTING:
Make sure you have already installed TWRP for Freetel Raijin and hence unlocked the bootloader.
– Well, this is a very important aspect of Rooting Freetel Raijin process.
– The SuperSU or the Magisk zip file is developed in a way to be installed via a TWRP recovery or other custom recovery.
– Stock recovery may not be able install this SuperSU or Magisk ROOT zip file.
- Download the latest SuprSU ROOT for Freetel Raijin or one of the following:
- Your phone will not be rooted just by installing the SuperSU APK file on your Android phone.
- SuperSU APK Free or Pro version is just a SuperSU ROOT management application.
- The SuperSU APK Free or Pro app will ONLY work if you have already ROOTED your Android Phone.
Step-by-Step guide on how to ROOT Freetel Raijin using SuperSU or Magisk zip file:
- Download and copy the SuperSU or Magisk ROOT file to Freetel Raijin. (I hope you have already downloaded the SuperSU zip file from the above downloads section)
- Now restart the Freetel Raijin to boot into TWRP recovery.
- Then, Select the Install from TWRP home screen, then select the SuperSU ROOT zip file from the file browser.
- Flash or install the SuperSU or Magisk for Freetel Raijin, by Sliding the Swipe to Confirm Flash on TWRP screen.
- Wait for TWRP to flash the SuperSU or the Magisk. Once the flashing is done just reboot your device.
- Profit!!! You should now have a Freetel Raijin ROOT enabled phone.
How to check if ROOT is enabled on Freetel Raijin or NOT?
Install the ROOT checker app from the Play Store and verify if your phone is ROOTED or not.
Here is a screenshot how to flash the SuperSU ROOT binary via TWRP:
If you face any problems on this guide to install TWRP for Freetel Raijin then, you can login and reply here. Either me or some other user on this forum will revert back to your query as soon as possible.Stay tuned or Subscribe to the Freetel Raijin forum For other Android Custom ROMs, LineageOS ROMs, and all other device specific topics.
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