Micromax release KitKat 4.4.2 New update for Micromax A350 Canvas Knight but did not work any app for root this update, So here is an easy and safe tutorial of root and install CWM/TWRP recovery processes of Canvas Knight.
This is the first phone from Micromax with a 16 megapixel camera, 5 mega pixel secondary cameras and runs an Octa-core chipset clocked at 2GHz. This is 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 root ed because root allows for you to use a maximum of your phone without any restrictions. After root you will install custom apps, custom Rom and custom setting in your phone. But before root you must read Root Advantage and Disadvantage by this post. Then after 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 charge 80% minimum.
3. Read all steps then do it careful.
4. Make sure proper power backup of your PC.
1. MT6592 Scatter file Download
2. USB Driver Download and SP Tool V5.1352 for Canvas Knight KitKat update Download
3. CWM Recovery Download or TWRP recovery Download and Update-SuperSU-2.1.zip file Download
How to root Kitkat version of Micromax A350 Canvas Knight :
Step 1: Install drivers in your PC (If you feel any problem in install driver 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.
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.
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” file . See in this image.
Step 4: Now connect your switch off phone with PC via USB cable (Make sure your phone is switched off).
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)
Step 6: Now start installing recovery in your phone by flashing.
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.
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)
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.
Note: I am not responsible if you make Mistakes and Bricked Devices.