How to Root the Honor 7X Tutorial

Things to remember before you Root

  • Make sure there is more than 65% battery on your Phone
  • Make sure you have made a backup of all important files
  • This update is only for oneplus one
  • TWRP Installed on your device.

Turn on USB Debugging and OEM Unlock

  • On your Honor 7X:
  • Go to Settings > About
  • Tap on Build Number seven times
  • Go to Developer Options
  • Check Enable OEM Unlock
  • Check USB Debugging

Unlock Bootloader

If you haven’t installed ADB yet, see this thread for instructions.

  • Plug your phone into your computer VIA USB
  • Type the command ‘adb reboot bootloader‘ and hit enter.
  • Once in bootloader mode, type ‘fastboot oem unlock [unlock code]‘
  • Follow the on-screen instructions

Root your Honor 7X

  • Get the Honor 7X TWRP here
  • Get Super SU here
  • Place TWRP file in your adb folder
  • Place SuperSU file on your SDcard

Flash VIA ADB

  • Turn USB debugging back on after reset
  • Plug your phone into your computer VIA USB
  • Type the command ‘adb reboot bootloader‘ and hit enter.
  • Once in bootloader mode, type ‘fastboot flash recovery twrp_Honor_7x.img‘
  • Once finished, type ‘fastboot reboot
  • After reboot, unplug your phone and power off
  • Hold Power + Volume Up to Launch TWRP
  • Swipe to Allow Modifications
  • Go to Install > Select the SuperSU file
  • Swipe to flash
  • Wipe Dalvik Cache then reboot

You are now rooted. You can use a root checker app to verify that you’ve done everything correctly.

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