Oppo Find 7 is the latest smartphone from Oppo manufacturer, which comes with some decent specs like QUAD HD Display, 32 GB Internal Storage, 3 GB RAM, 13 Megapixel Camera, 5 Megapixel Front Camera and powered by a 2.5 Ghz Quad Core CPU from Qualcomm. Here in this guide we’ll show you how to install CWM and TWRP recovery on Oppo Find 7 X9007 and after that how to get the root access on the phone. First you have to install the recovery and after that you have to flash the SuperSU file on the phone to gain the root access. This method will erase the data/cache/factory reset and wipe the dalvik cache, before following this guide take full backup of the Oppo Find 7 X9007.
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CHECK PHONE MODEL
This guide is only for the Oppo Find 7 X9007 android smartphone. Don’t try this method on any of other Android devices, It may hard brick your device. So, first confirm your phone model number in your android phone settings. To do this Go the Settings page of your device and check out the “About Device” option.
PRE-REQUISITES AND REQUIREMENTS
Before following the below Mention guide, It’s always recommended to follow our pre-requisites and requirement to stay safe.
1. BACKUP YOUR ANDROID DATA
Do take the Full Backup of your Android Apps, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Bookmarks. This one is one of the most important step that you have to follow, as we don’t want anyone losing their personal data or apps. For help on Backup and Restore check out the below mention guides.
2. ENABLE USB DEBUGGING MODE
Now you need to enable USB debugging mode. Without enabling USB debugging mode on your device you can’t start the root, Custom ROM or Unlock process.
3. CHARGE YOU ANDROID
If your device switched off during this process, it could damage or brick the device. Make sure that your Android battery is full charge or near about 50-70% battery level.
After following the above mention steps follow the below mention guide one by one to proceed with the tutorial. All the above mention steps are very important, so do follow all the steps and do exactly what is told.
HOW TO INSTALL CWM AND TWRP RECOVERY ON OPPO FIND 7 X9007
Step 1. Download AndroidSDKSlim.zip to your Windows computer. Extract the folder on your desktop.
Step 2. Download the recovery img from here. Here you will see two file one is CWM recovery and other one is TWRO recovery img.
Step 3. Now open the AndroidSDKSlim folder on your desktop (The same folder that you downloaded on Step 1 ). You should have a folder named ‘android-sdk-windows’ where there is another folder: ‘platform-tools.’ In the ‘platform-tools.’ move the two .img files you downloaded ( X9007_TWRP_recovery.img X9007_CWM_recovery.img )
Step 4. Turn off your mobile and boot it in fastboot mode by pressing and holding down volume up and power keys.
Step 5. Connect you phone to the PC with USB cable and open the command prompt window in the ‘platform-tools’ folder. Hold Shift and Mouse Right Click On the folder in the PC, and click Open Command Window Here.
Step 6. In this window, type the following code to verify that your device is recognized.
Step 7. Then type the following command to install the TWRP or CWM :
For the TWRP
fastboot flash recovery X9007_TWRP_recovery.img
For the CWM
fastboot flash recovery X9007_CWM_recovery.img
Step 8. Once the recovery is installed on the phone you will see the success message on the command prompt window, which is similar to this finished total time: 0.628s.
Great, now the recovery is installed on you phone. To root the device follow the below mention guide.
HOW TO ROOT OPPO FIND 7 X9007
Step 1. Download the attached file –> UPDATE-SuperSU-v1.94.zip
Step 2. Copy/paste it on your memory phone.
Step 3. Reboot into recovery mode. To do this hold and press Volume Down + Power Button at the same time, don’t leave the buttons until you feel the vibration of your phone. that will start in recovery mode.
Step 4. In recovery mode click Install zip from sdcard > Choose zip from sdcard and find the zip file where you put it before. Click that file and click Yes to proceed installation.
Step 5. Once the zip is installed on the phone go back to the recovery main menu and Select “reboot system now”.
Great, your Oppo Find 7a is rooted now.
Enjoy ! You’re root !
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