How to Install TWRP Recovery and Root Huawei Mate 9

Unofficial TWRP Recovery for Huawei Mate 9 is now available for download with that you can easily Root Huawei Mate 9. The phone is already available in the market and if you bought it and looking for a way to root Huawei Mate 9 then you are in the right place. Here we share easiest step by step process to Install TWRP Recovery and Root Huawei Mate 9. First, you need to install TWRP Recovery on Huawei Mate 9 and then flash SuperSu to Root Mate 9. Follow this guide to Install TWRP Recovery and Root Huawei Mate 9.

If you are a Huawei Mate 9 user, then you can Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Huawei Mate 9. Thanks to developer Tkkg1994 who provide the unofficial TWRP for Huawei Mate 9. So here is the step by step guide to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Huawei Mate 9. Read the below note carefully before you Install TWRP Recovery and Root Huawei Mate 9.

How to Install TWRP Recovery and Root Huawei Mate 9


  • MHA-L29XXX devices
  • MHA-L09XXX devices
  • MHA-AL00XXX devices
  • MHA-TL01XXX devices


  • Encryption is not supported yet!
  • MTP/OTG doesn’t work yet
  • Aroma is broken, seems on all other huawei phones (as mate 8 and p9) as well

Some benefits of Rooting –

  • You can install custom ROM and custom kernel on your device for faster and better performance.
  • Block Ads in apps with the help of ad blocker.
  • After you root Huawei Mate 9 and install TWRP, you can install Xposed Framework to customize your device
  • Increase performance and battery life by killing background process automatically.
  • You can use Titanium Backup to restore all of your apps and data.
  • You can uninstall bloatware (Pre-installed Apps)


  • First you need to Unlock bootloader of Huawei Mate 9 (Check How to Unlock Huawei Mate 9 Bootloader)
  • Follow the steps correctly otherwise you may brick your device. We are not responsible for any damage to your phone.
  • It will erase all your personal data including data of internal storage, so we advise you first to take a complete backup of your phone and then proceed.
  • Ensure that your phone has at least 50-60% charged to prevent the accidental shutdown in-between the process.

Files required to Root and Install Custom Recovery on Huawei Mate 9 –

How to Install TWRP Recovery and Root Huawei Mate 9

Install TWRP on Mate 9 –

1) First enable USB debugging from setting>developer option>. To enable Developer Options, go to About phone and tap the Build Number 7 times.

Usb debugging and OEM Unlocking

2) Now go to installation directory open ADB folder and open the command window thereby pressing and hold the ‘shift’ key and right-clicked anywhere in that folder.

cmd 6

3) Now connect your phone to PC and reboot the device into fastboot mode by typing

adb reboot bootloader

4) You are in Fastboot mode now to check your connection by entering below command in command prompt. It will return your device serial number means your device properly connected. Check your driver if the above command is not responding.

fastboot devices

How to root k3 note

5) Type the below command correctly in command prompt and then press enter. It will install TWRP recovery on Huawei Mate 9

fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

fastboot recoveery

6) Now boot into recovery by pressing power+volume up+volume down or by typing below command

fastboot boot recovery.img

Root and Install custom Recovery on Lenovo A6000 Plus

7) Now follow below steps without leaving TWRP.

Root Mate 9 –

1) With above command your phone boot into the recovery mode.

2) Now from the main menu navigate to Install Zip and select ‘’ to root Huawei Mate 9.

3) Swipe to install SuperSu to root Mate 9.

4) Done! Now reboot your device.

So this is the complete guide of how to Install TWRP Recovery and Root Huawei Mate 9 with easy steps. If you have any questions, then comment below.


Sumit is a Tech and Gadget freak and loves writing about Android and iOS, his favourite past time is playing video games.

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