Micromax Canvas HD A116 : How to Root it Easily

Micromax Canvas HD A116 was one of the most-hyped Android smartphone. It enjoyed a direct competition with Galaxy Grand. It specifications included 5 inches screen with a Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7. Micromax Canvas HD A116 was given ‘full value to money’ tag by mobile analysts.

While none of them said that its not good, yet there were many areas in which it was lagging. First was the battery backup and second is on the RAM usage. So to take care of these issues on Micromax Canvas HD A116, we are here with a simple guide to teach you ‘how to root Micromax Canvas HD A116All you need to do is just follow these easy steps mentioned below and you will be able to root it easily.

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Micromax Canvas HD A116 : Upgradation Guide

We have tried to make the upgradation as easy and explanatory as it could be. The upgradation guide have two halves namely:

  • Getting Ready for rooting
  • The Real rooting

Notice : This Firmware/root tweak is taken from a very reliable Android Developer. We have tried and tested this firmware before bringing this for you. However, we would recommend you to follow these steps with extra-care as a single error can lead to bricking of your Device.
The warranty of your device would void after upgrade, so do this at your own risk. We will not be liable for any error.

Micromax Canvas HD A116: Getting Ready for Rooting

  • Before you take a step further, please make sure that your device is Micromax Canvas HD A116. You can check this at Settings >> About Device.
  • Take a backup of your existing ROM using the ROM Manager App available on Play Store.
  • You may also opt for a backup of your important data such as SMS, phone numbers using one of the backup apps available on play store for free.
  • The upgrade process work on internal battery power. So we would recommend you to charge your device more than 80%.
  • Disable all anti-virus software installed on you device and PC.
  • If you have kies installed on your PC, just uninstall it.
  • Enable USB debugging on your Device. The option for this is available at :
    Settings > Applications > Development > USB debugging or
    Settings> Developer Option> USB Debugging
  • Now your Micromax Canvas HD A116 is ready for rooting.

Micromax Canvas HD A116 : The Real Rooting

  •  Download the Rooting Tool. It is a zipped file, hence extract it on your computer.
  • Connect your Micromax Canvas HD A116 to PC using the original data-cable.
  • After connection is successful, ‘RunMe.bat‘ file which is available inside the zipped folder.
  • This should start rooting on command prompt.
  • Press ‘1’ for using normal mode when it asks for mode. Press ‘Enter’ when required.
  • Now all you need is to follow on-screen steps which comes. These are really to follow.
  • The rooting will copy some binary files on your Micromax Canvas HD A116 and will restart your device sometime.
  • After the rooting is complete, search for an app with name ‘SuperUser SU’. If its there, your device is rooted successfully.

With this you have successfully rooted your Micromax Canvas HD A116 . If you face any kind of issue during installation, then you can seek our help using the comment form below.

Also we would recommend you to comment if you were able to root your Micromax Canvas HD A116 successfully.