Recently Micromax released official Jelly Bean update for its famous Canvas 2 A110 smartphone and soon after the update was released, almost 90% of Canvas A110 owners updated their smartphones to latest firmware. Since updating firmware revokes the root status, so we decided to cover tutorial on root Micromax Canvas 2 A110 on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. Rooting device on Android Jelly Bean is little harder than rooting on ICS since ICS requires only Bin4ry rooting kit and one need to extract that to get his mobile or tablet rooted.
Micromax Canvas 2 A110 has gained a lot of popularity among users because of its amazing hardware specs and features. Meanwhile the phone comes with a very reasonable price tag which is nothing when compared with its features. Here our guide to Root Micromax Canvas 2 A110 and install CWM Recovery on it.
Please keep in mind that rooting your Canvas 2 A110 will void its warranty mean you will no longer be able to claim its warranty. So do it at your own risk, we cannot be held responsible if you end up bricking your phone.
If you know what exactly you are going to do with your Canvas 2 A110, then you can safely proceed with our guide to Root Micromax Canvas 2 A110 and install CWM Recovery on it.
First of all you need to have your mobile phone charged. It should have atleast 80% charge remaining.
Enable USB Debugging on your phone from Settings –> Manage Applications –> Development –> USB Debugging.
The most important one: Back up all your important data like contacts, SMS, emails etc.
Download the latest USB Drivers for your Android Device from manufacturer official website.
Complete Procedure to Root Micromax Canvas 2 A110 and Install CWM Recovery
There are two big steps to get the desired results. First you need to flash and install CWM Recovery on Micromax Canvas 2 A110 followed by rooting it.
Install CWM Recovery on Micromax Canvas 2 A110
First of all download Canvas 2 A110 Rooting Kit and extract it to your desktop. After extracting it you will see two folders named SP_FLASH_TOOL and other. Open SP_FLASH_TOOL folder and click on blue tool icon to launch it.
A new window will open. Click on “Scatter-loading” button and it will open a browse for popup. Simply browse the second folder the select Mt6577_Android_scatter_emmc file.
Now turn Off your smartphone and connect it to your computer through USB cable. Wait for about few seconds and then disconnect it from your PC and take the battery out of your phone.
Click on Download button in that flash too window to begin the count process. Once it is started, connect your phone to your computer. Now you will see a green ring on the screen which shows that flash tool has started the flashing process.
Once the flashing is done, you can safely disconnect your phone from your PC. Now you have successfully installed CWM Recovery on your Micromax Canvas 2 A110. Next you are ready to root it.
Root Micromax Canvas 2 A110
Turn on your phone and connect it your computer. Next open the scatter+recovery+su folder and check for the zip file named “UPDATE-SuperSU-v1.04” and transfer it to your SD card.
Now switch off your mobile phone and then boot it into recovery mode. For that press “Power + Volume U + Volume Down” buttons together to boot it to recovery mode.
In recovery mode select “Install zip from sd card” and browse for UPDATE-SuperSU-v1.04 file. Confirm in popup box to start flashing process. Once flashing is done, reboot your phone.
That’s is done. You have successfully rooted your Micromax Canvas 2 A110 and installed CWM Recovery on it. Now you are free to install custom ROM and apps on your phone.