Huawei announced mid range Huawei Honor 6C Pro last month while the it’s predecessor Honor 6C was released back in April, both devices are looks pretty much similar in design as well as hardware specification. The Honor 6C Pro got some improved hardware as compared to Honor 6C. Huawei uses custom skin for Android OS in it’s devices the skin is named as MIUI, but you can also install stock Android OS via custom ROM if you wish to install it. That’s only possible by root and custom recovery that further helps you install custom ROM’s on your device.
Finally the process to root and install TWRP recovery on Honor 6C and 6C Pro is now available. If you own one of it and wish to root and install TWRP recovery on it, then we are here to help on that. In this guide we’ll show you the step by step process to root and install TWRP recovery on Honor 6C and 6C Pro. First you need to install TWRP recovery on Honor 6C and 6C Pro then root it via Magisk root tool. If you think you are all set to go then follow the complete instructions in sequence to root and install TWRP recovery on Honor 6C and 6C Pro.
Once you successfully install TWRP recovery on your device, you would be able to flash different custom ROM like Lineage OS, CyanogenMod or others along mods and tweaks via TWRP recovery. On the other side, a rooted device allows you to modify the system files including removing bloatware (unnecessary apps), setting third party apps as system file, overclocking CPU and much more.
How to root and install TWRP recovery on Honor 6C and 6C Pro
Before you begin:
Charge your device battery to a safe level, it must be above 70%
Download and install latest Huawei USB drivers on PC. Download here
Install ADB & Fastboot drivers on PC, follow this guide to install the adb-fastboot drivers within 15 seconds.
Enable USB debugging on your device. Go to Settings > Developer options > USB debugging.
If you can’t see the Developer options in settings menu, then you need to enable them. Go to Settings > About device > Tap the build number 7 times until it says ‘You are now a Developer’.
Ensure bootloader is unlocked on your device if not, follow this guide.
How to install TWRP recovery on Honor 6C and 6C Pro
Download TWRP Recovery for Honor 6C – Download
Download TWRP Recovery for Honor 6C Pro- Download
Save the downloaded TWRP recovery file in a new folder on your PC.
How to root Honor 6C and 6C Pro
Download the Magisk Zip from this link.
Connect your device to PC and copy the downloaded Magisk zip on the internal storage of your device.
Now it’s the time to reboot your device into TWRP recovery mode.
Your device will enter recovery, now flash the Magisk zip from there.
Once done, simply reboot your device and enjoy the freedom to flash custom ROMs and tweaks on your Honor 6C and 6C Pro.
That’s it! If you have successfully flashed TWRP recovery and rooted Honor 6C or 6C Pro, give us your feedback and share it the guide with others.