How To Root Tecno Camon CX Running On Android 7 Nougat

Android security is very tight especially, when it comes to rooting but hopefully, hovatek was able to provide another best way to root Tecno Camon CX running on Nougat which is Android 7 and this has of course, proven that nothing is impossible for the tweakers, no matter the security or locks that might be applied to prevent us.

So, if your Tecno Camon CX phone is running on Android 7 Nougat and you want to root the phone in order to have full control over the phone, consider it done using this tutorial in this article. Now let’s go rooting.

How To Root Tecno Camon CX Running On Android 7 Nougat


  • Download either Tecno Camon CX TWRP by clicking here or Philz by clicking here (You can download one of the two custom recovery to recover back your files after rooting).
  • Setup ADB and Fastboot on the PC using the guide via Here.
  • Extract and copy the TWRP / Philz recovery.img into the same folder as the fastboot.exe and adb.exe.
  • Then, unlock your bootloader Tecno Camon CX via Here.
  • Now, download SuperSU on your phone by clicking here.

STEP 1: When done with all the requirements above, now you can copy you downloaded earlier to both the phone’s & SD card storage.
STEP 2: Connect the phone to the PC via USB cord while switched On and boot it into Fastboot (as instructed in the Bootloader unlock guide; don’t forget to re-enable OEM unlocking and USB Debugging).
STEP 3: When the phone enters Fastboot, load the TWRP / Philz recovery to the phone by typing the command below then pressing Enter

fastboot boot recovery.img

STEP 4: The phone should automatically boot into TWRP / Philz recovery mode (depending on which you flashed) and do a full backup by tapping Backup (Recommended) then proceed with the guide once done.
STEP 5: In TWRP, if you get a prompt asking you to swipe to allow modification of the System partition, tap KEEP READ ONLY.
STEP 6: If TWRP / Philz offers to root the phone, select NO
STEP 7: In TWRP / Philz recovery, tap Install.
STEP 8: Locate and select the file on your SD card and Swipe to confirm flashing of Wait till flashing is complete…
STEP 9: Reboot your phone normally after that and use Root checker app to confirm your rooting.

This tutorial will really bring an end to rooting of Tecno Camon CX and full control of Camon CX can now be achieved. No more limit and restrictions.

Is it helpful? Do you encounter any problems or issues while trying to set this up, kindly ask more questions and if it works for you, kindly share your experience!


  1. Yeah! It's good to have full control over your smart phone, i think if you have not root yours what are you still doin? This is a suitable solution to root ur tecno camon CX. All tnks to prex!

  2. NYC update for root lovers but I will suspend rooting for sometime on all these latest phones bcux as I said b4,they might av an ota update which can brick ones phone if not properly unrooted

  3. Tecno CX is a new phone from Tecno. that implies that it will surely get the update. cuz I don't think it would be wise for Tecno not to release the update as soon as it is out to its users of CX

  4. This is a hot update o… 1st blog wey I go c wey go post android os7.0 trick. Can 1 use this tutorial to root other android phones using os7.0

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