How to Root Infinix Hot 5 X559 Running on Android Nougat

infinix hot 5 x559 became made officially last month, august 2017 to be particular. the device is now available within the african market, including nigeria.

after purchasing for the device, some users were looking for a way to root their hot 5 x559 using kingroot app and the likes of them but all efforts went unsuccessful. when you have been looking out a way to root your infinix hot 5 x559 device, then you are definately in the right place.

infinix hot 5 x559 runs on android 7.0 nougat which is not rootable using any android app, however do not worry, i got your back. sure, you could root it and experience more unique features.

in this article, i’ve compiled the available tools to root your infinix hot 5 x559 running on nougat. kindly follow me step after steps.

How To Root Infinix Hot 5 X559 Running on Nougat


  • A PC
  • SP Flashtools
  • VCOMM Driver
  • Memory card
  • Patience in following the guide below.

disclaimer: i or gurusvillaz weblog won’t be held liable for any harm caused by you even as following this Guide.

Firstly, install VCOMM Driver on your PC by following this tutorial here.Secondly, download SuperSU here and move it to both the memory card and internal memory storage of the phone.

Now, download TWRP for Infinix Hot 5 X559 from below.

>> Instead of following all the steps in this article, smply download the root packages for Infinix Hot 5 X559-H8015C-N-170719V71 and follow the instructions contained in the readme.txt file. The package contains scatterfile + TWRp + STOCK recovery and SuperSU.

Download Root packages for Infinix Infinix Hot 5 X559-H8015C-N-170719V71 Here.Follow the instructions carefully and you are good to go You don’t have to follow the steps here again.

Now, switch off your phone and flash TWRP recovery.img to the phone using SP flashtool, follow the guide here.

Now, boot your phone to recovery mode (use volume up button + Power button).

Tap “NO” if TWRP prompt to root the phone and tap “KEEP READ ONLY” if prompt asking you to swipe to allow modification of the System partition.

In TWRP recovery, tap “INSTALL” and locate/select the SuperSU file and swipe to confirm flashing.

Now, wait till the flashing is complete and reboot normally. Then, confirm your root status using root checker app.

now, you’ve successfully rooted your infinix hot 5 x559 running on nougat and you can now experience distinct features.
after rooting the device you can’t just factory reset your phone to unroot in any other case, you may brick your phone.
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