How to root Micromax A120 Color and install CWM recovery

This is root Micromax A120 Color KitKat and install CWM recovery. In this guide you will find all steps with image, therefore it is safe and easy method of rooting your Canvas 2 color. Micromax A120 Canvas 2 color has 1.3GHz quad core processor. Along with it has 1 GB RAM which is good option for Smartphone’s gaming.

Micromax A120 Color has 4 GB internal memory. In which 0.98 GB is for apps and 1.61 GB is for users data. This phone has 5 inches screen size. Its resolution is of 1280*720 pixels. Its screen is made of IPS display technique in which one can see about 16.7 million colors. This phone has 8 mega pixels rear camera. It has facility of LED flash.

Micromax A120 Canvas 2 color is great phone and you must be root Micromax A120 Color, because root allows for you to use a maximum of your phone without any restrictions. After root you will install custom Rom, apps, and 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.

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File Name Download link
MT6582 Micromax A120 Color Scatter file Download
Micromax A120 SP Tool V3.1332 Download
Driver for Micromax A120 Color Download
TWRP Recovery for Canvas 2 color Download
CWM Recovery for Canvas 2 color Download
SuperSU zip Download

How to root Micromax A120 Color and install CWM recovery:

Step 1: Install drivers in your PC 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” file. See 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)

flash-recovery

 

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.zip file from your save location on your SD card and install this file. Now reboot your phone.

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I hope you like this root Micromax A120 Color and install CWM recovery guide from which you will be able to easily Root and install CWM recovery on KitKat of Micromax A120 without any extra efforts. If feel any problem in this guide then please use comment box. Thanks to all.

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