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How To Root HTC U11 Using Magisk

How To Root HTC U11 Using Magisk: Got your hands on a brand new HTC U11 and now you want to root. Don’t worry we got you covered. In this tutorial, we are going to teach you how to root HTC U11 using Magisk. As with all Android modding, this is risky and can result in a brick, however, if you follow steps to the tee you should be good.

Root HTC U11

What is Rooting? and Why Should You Root Your Phone?

Rooting is also known as Jailbreaking. Rooting a device will give many permissions to the users and a newly purchased phone is not rooted. When you will root the device then it gives you many features that were hidden, After the rooting, you will get full control over your smartphones such as unlocking the OS, Installing unapproved apps, overclocking and underclocking your CPU, Removing the Bloatware, and many hardware controls.

How To Root HTC U11 Using Magisk

Warning

We are not responsible for any bricked devices. If you follow the guide word by word you will be able to HTC U11 root easily.

Pre-Requisites

You should have TWRP recovery installed on your HTC U11. If you do not have TWRP recovery installed on your HTC U11 follow our detailed step by step guide (linked below) for both Windows & Mac users.

How to Install TWRP Recovery on HTC U11 (Windows & Mac)

Step 1 – Download Magisk

Download latest version of Magisk zip file from below link and place it in root of your HTC U11.

Download Latest Magisk Manager

Download latest version of Magisk uninstaller from below link in place it in root of your HTC U11.

Magisk Uninstaller

Step 2 – Boot into TWRP Recovery

Boot into TWRP recovery on your HTC U11 by Turn Off your HTC U11, Press and hold the Volume Down + Power keys for around 5-6 seconds. You will now boot into the TWRP mode.

How to Boot HTC u11 into Recovery

Step 3 – Install Magisk Root

In TWRP click on Install, and then select the Magisk zip file downloaded in Step 1. Swipe to confirm flashing the zip file.

Congratulations, you have just rooted your HTC U11.

HTC U11 TWRP
HTC U11 Root Magisk

Step 4 – Reboot to Android

Click on back, then on Reboot and then on System and you will boot into Android. In case you go into a bootloop, reboot back to recovery and install the uninstaller zip file downloaded in step 1 and reboot.

How to Check Root on HTC U11

In case you want to check if your HTC U11 is rooted or not, download Root Checker app, open it and click on Verify Root. If you are rooted you will get an appropriate message.

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