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Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Panasonic Eluga Ray X with PC

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Panasonic Eluga Ray X users can now rejoice as they can now root their beloved smartphone, and can customize the same as per their desire. In the due course of the article, we have compelled the detailed steps to install TWRP recovery and also root Panasonic Eluga Ray X device. XDA member dip1991 posted about the first ever recovery and rooting of the device.

Panasonic Eluga Ray X is a 5.50-inch dual-sim device, which boasts of the resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels. This is budget smartphone, and is powered by quad-core MediaTek MTK6737 processor running at 1.3GHz clock speed. It is powered by a whopping 3GB RAM, and comes with 32GB of internal storage along with microSD card support. The camera is 13mp on the rear and 5mp on the front.

Relevant

Now, just head over to the detailed tutorial to root the device. Make sure to go step by step for achieving the root.

Disclaimer: The AndroidWeblog.com covers, although everything in a very neat and a processed way so that our readers get exactly what they want, still there are meager chances of basic issues that may arise out of the listed steps here. Hence it is in the sole interest of the user to follow the steps very cautiously to stay away from any mishappenings with your device. Rooting certainly without any doubt voids your device’s warranty and AndroidWeblog.com in no way will be held responsible for warranty void or your bricked device.

Prerequiste

You must have to ensure that prior to rooting your phone , you have read thoroughly the disclaimer and you agree to proceed further on your risk.

  • Phone Should be Charged

Your phone must be 70% charged atleast else, it may lead to complications sometimes while experimenting. Why to take risk, try to charge it fully.

  • Back Up

If you are either going to root your phone or install a Custom ROM, it is a good habit to make a back up of your phone. Make a back up of all your media like images, videos and all on your PC and your contacts on Cloud.

  • Enable USB Debugging

You must enable USB debugging option by going in to Settings, Applications and Developer options.

Downloads For Rooting Panasonic Eluga Ray X (MTK6735)

Download Fastboot ADB drivers from here.

Download TWRP recovery For Panasonic Eluga Ray X from here

Download SP FLASH TOOL here.

Download SuperSu 2.82.zip from here.

How to Flash/ Install TWRP on Panasonic Eluga Ray X

Method 1

Step 1: Assuming that you have already downloaded the Recovery.img and SP Flash Tool. Now, Install he ADB drivers for your device.

Step 2: Open the SP Flash Tool by right clicking the icon and select ‘Run ad administrator’. Because it requires admin rights to work correctly.

Step 3: Now, select the Scatter File. Then select option ‘download only’.

Step 4: On the next screen, select the ‘Recovery.img’ downloaded earlier.


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Step 5: Now just ‘flash’ and wait for process to be finished.

Method 2

Step 1: Assuming that you have already download ADB Drivers and TWRP Recovery file for Panasonic Eluga Ray X.

Step 2: Enable USB Debugging. Open Settings> About> Software Information> More and then tap on ‘Build number’ five times. Now, go back to settings and then Developer Options>USB Debugging.

Step 3: Now, place the ADB drivers and recovery file to the same folder and then rename the recovery file to recovery.img.

Step 4: Run ADB Terminal (right click icon and Run as Administrator, and then run the following commands, one by one:

adb devices

adb bootloader

fastboot recovery.img

fastboot reboot

That’s all. This process has unblocked bootloader of your Panasonic Eluga Ray and also flashed the TWRP recovery.

How to Root Panasonic Eluga Ray X / Install SuperSU

Make sure that you have downloaded SuperSU (link in pre-requisite section of this article). Then, proceed to the steps.

Step 1: Transfer the downloaded SuperSU.zip file to the internal storage / SD card of your Panasonic Eluga Ray X smartphone.

Step 2: Now, just boot into the recovery. From the TWRP interface, you can optionally backup the Stock ROM. Though I would recommend to backup the Stock ROM. Because if in case process gets failed, you can flash the Stock ROM.

Step 3: Tap on Install ‘, and then navigate to the file ‘SuperSU.zip’ and swipe to confirm flash (located at the bottom of the screen). The flashing process of SuperSU has been started and will take few seconds to complete

Congratulations, now you have rooted Panasonic Eluga Ray X and also flashed the TWRP. Now, you can install Xposed Framework, and customize your smartphone as per your preference.

  • Alex Prabhu

    The scatter file is not to be found. What to do?

    • Upas Tube

      Go to XDA forum and search. You will get the exact scatter file. Or download the stock ROM and extract scatter .text file from the original rom