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How to root Huawei Mate S on Android 5.1 Lollipop easily [tutorial]


Huawei is the chines manufacturer company and also provides the great smartphone with advanced features, the Huawei smartphone shape and design is advance with the others manufacturer.  And a lot of users like Huawei smartphone of his performance and features. But recently Huawei manufacturer release some advance flagship on the market Huawei Mate S. Huawei Mate S one of the best smartphone on the Mate series. It will 5.5” AMOLED display, 5.1.1 lollipop Operating System, 3 GB Ram, 32/64/128 GB internal storage, 13MP back side auto focus and 8MP front camera with LED Flash, and 2700mAh battery.

The Huawei Mate S battery performance is a bit low range but if you want to upgrade your smartphone battery life and other performance then root Huawei Mate S. once you root your device then you are able to install the third party apps and update to the latest firmware and some more advanced features. So if you are interested to root Huawei Mate S then follow the below tutorial step by step.

Beware:  the following tutorial for only Huawei Mate S don’t try this tutorial for any other smartphone or others devices, cause your device may be brick or damage if you try this guideline for another one.

And the below guide works on the latest Android 5.1.1 lollipop and above.

Basic Requirements:

Before starting to root Huawei Mate S on Android 5.1 Lollipop to make sure you have the bootloader unlocked.

You must have the custom recovery installed on Huawei Mate S before starting this tutorial.

Backup your important data and store on the safe location.

Before starting the rooting process your charge percentage more than 80%.

Enable the developer option just simple setting>about phone>software information> build number and then click on the build number 5 or 8 times then you will be the developer.

Now enable USB debugging option simply click on setting>developer option and enable USB debugging.

Download USB driver from here.

Download the updated SuperSU file from here.

How to root Huawei Mate S on Android 5.1 Lollipop

Step 1: Huawei Mate S connect to those PC, where you downloaded the SuperSU file.

Step 2: Now transfer the SuperSu file to the internal storage SD card on your smartphone via copy the file and past on your smartphone.( past on the root folder)

Step 3: Disconnect your smartphone from your PC and powered off your Huawei Mate S completely.

Step 4: After that reboot the Huawei Mate S to the custom recovery mode simply press the Volume Up + Power button at the same time and enter to custom recovery mode.

Step 5: After that in the recovery menu select “flash zip from SD card” and press the power button to select the file.

Step 6: Now press the power button again and select “choose zip from sdcard”

Step 7: Now using volume keys, navigate to the file that you copied to your SD card and select that file using the Power button. And then confirm the installation on the next screen and the installation should start now.

Step 8: once your installation complete, then go to main recovery menu and reboot the Huawei Mate S by selecting the “reboot system now” and your smartphone will be reboot.

It’s done. Now your Huawei Mate S is rooted on Android 5.1 lollipop with SuperSU package. Now check it out on your app drawer SuperSU will be exists

If you want to verify your package is correctly install on your smartphone the check from here.

Disclaimer: the tutorial is only for Huawei Mate S, if anything goes wrong the Smarts Guide cannot be held to responsible. The user must proceed at their own risk and complete understanding.

If any issue come to face then do comments.

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