Micromax A50 Ninja Aisha Phone Rooted!
Just some time back we saw a quiet launch of Micromax A50 Ninja Aisha Phone. Even though Micromax has not yet collected the deserved hype and buzz, it is for sure that this handset is something different.
Micromax A50 Ninja Aisha is smart and intelligent Android phone. It is a bit low as far as specs are concerned but it is equipped with an intelligent voice assistant Aisha. Thus, compared to what Micromax packs in this particular handset you are being charged nominal money.
Yes, this really seems to be an affordable Smart Phone and if you are owner of this phone then your decision should be appreciated. This is because the handset offers 3.1-inch capacitive touch screen, 2 MP camera, 650 MHz processor, GPRS, Blue Tooth, Wi-Fi, Android 2.3.6(Gingerbread), Facebook, Twitter, Dual SIM and memory expansion up to 32 GB.
Now, let us come to the point. This phone may have some useless apps, bloatware and so on. Also, if you are a bit hi-tech then you would also wish to make a few alterations in the OS. For those who think rooting is a thrilling stuff, here we present a tutorial to root Micromax A50 Ninja Aisha Phone. But please read the disclaimer thoroughly. Also, we expect that you have enough technical knowledge and only if what we expect is true, you should move ahead, otherwise not.
Disclaimer: The procedure as provided to root an Android Smart Phone is a bit risky. Thus while rooting the phone if anything goes wrong in regards to the data or something like bricking, we shall not be responsible for the same. Kindly continue at your own risk.
Procedure to Root Micromax A50
The very first thing you must do is, take complete back up of your phone. This will avoid any sort of risk of data loss.
Charge your A50 to the extent of some 80 percent to avoid any kind of hurdle during the procedure.
Switch off the device.
Just take out the battery and again re-insert the same. Do not turn on the phone.
Download the RAR file from here: http://www.mediafire.com/?o9dfwj89m6k28l5
Extract all files from RAR package.(check the link for pictures and snap shots, link is at the end of the post).
You will come across many files, but you must notice this RAR: mt65x3-usb-vcom-drivers.rar” and extract files from this file.
Open SP Flash Tool v2.1134.00.7z” and extract the contents to a new folder.(This is the software as useful in flashing).
Install Unlock Root.
With the said software you will be able to open “unlockroot23.exe” and install it and also root the phone.
MT6573_Android_scatter is required during the flashing process.
Let Usb_driver.zip be the way it is. It will be required later.
Now, you have done all the arrangements for rooting. Open SP Flash Tool (Flash_tool.exe), and Select File>Open Scatter loading file and select MT6573_Android_scatter.txt. Uncheck the items as mentioned in the list.
Some errors may pop up. Just ignore them.
Click on Boot.img and select that.
Remove the battery and insert it again, with out switching on the phone.
Take USB cable and connect the phone with PC having Windows. Windows will find Drivers on its own and install the same.
As soon as you see that drivers are installed remove the USB cable connection from A50.
Again take out the battery and insert it. You must still keep the phone switched off.
Now quickly connect the device to PC(within 15 seconds). With this Bootimg will be downloaded.
Remove the battery again, insert it, start the phone and let the phone boot.
Now, on your phone: go to settings->Applications->Check unknown sources.
Go to settings->Applications->Development->Check USB Debugging.
In this process, we expect that you have ADB drivers installed. If not, then you can install the same with the procedure as given in the official thread of Android Forums (at the end of the post).
Open the Unlock Root as given in the PC. Click on Root. This will root your device. Once rooting is over, you will be asked to restart the phone. In the app drawer you will come across Super User. This confirms that rooting is successful on A50 Ninja Aisha.