Lenovo recently starts rolling out the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for the A7000 in India. Either you can get the update officially via OTA, or you can manually update your A7000 to Marshmallow. The new Marshmallow update packed with features like Now on Tap, Doze Mode, App Permissions and more. If you already update your Lenovo A7000 to marshmallow and looking for working root method, then you are in right place today we guide how to Root Lenovo A7000 on Marshmallow 6.0 and also TWRP Recovery for Lenovo A7000 for Marshmallow is now available thanks to the XDA Member PrashantRana. Follow the below steps carefully to Root Lenovo A7000 on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and install TWRP 3.0.0 recovery on Lenovo A7000.

 Root Lenovo A7000 on Marshmallow

After you Root Lenovo A7000 on Marshmallow 6.0, you can get all rooting benefits, and you can install custom ROM on your device, take Backup of your data with Titanium Backup and remove unwanted apps from your device. Lenovo users easily Root Lenovo A7000 on Marshmallow 6.0.  You can easily root your device by flashing SuperSu from recovery. So before you, Root Lenovo A7000 on Marshmallow 6.0 read the below note carefully.


  • Rooting may void your phone warranty, and you won’t claim it back.
  • Take a Backup of your IMEI number before root for safer side.
  • The method is only for Lenovo A7000 running on Marshmallow so don’t try it on any other device or version.
  • Follow the steps correctly otherwise you may brick your device. We are not responsible for any damage to your phone.
  • It may or may not 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 to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Lenovo A7000 –

Steps to  Root Lenovo A7000 on Marshmallow 6.0 –

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

2) Download SP Flash Tool and TWRP Recovery from above and unzip the file.

3) Download SuperSu from above and save it on your phone.

4) Now Run the SP Flash tool and Go to Option-> Download -> General Setting and check “da dl all with Checksums“.

Root A7000

5) Now click on Scatter-Loading and select ‘MT6752_Android_scatter.txt‘ file from TWRP folder.

TWRP Lenovo A7000

6) Now select ‘Download Only‘ and click on Download.

7) Now turn off the phone and connect it via USB cable.

8) Now the process will start, wait until the installation complete.

9) The above step will install TWRP on Lenovo A7000 now boot your phone into Recovery mode by press and hold ‘Power + Vol UP + Vol Down‘.

10) In TWRP recovery navigate to Install Zip and select ‘SuperSu.zip’ to root Lenovo A7000.

11) Swipe to install SuperSu and reboot your device. That’s it, you root  Lenovo A7000 and install custom recovery on  Lenovo A7000 successfully.

This is the complete guide to Root Lenovo A7000 on Marshmallow 6.0 and Install TWRP Recovery on Lenovo A7000 Marshmallow. If you have any doubts comment below.

Source – XDA


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


      • Thanks bro For helping me…. :) Hope you will post some demo for invalid(null) IMEI number in lenovo a7000. Any way thanks.

        • I’m glad this post helps you and sure I will post on ‘invalid IMEI no’ issue soon.

    • No there is no problem with IMEI number after rooting…it’s just for precaution if anything goes wrong.

  1. V.Sai Manoj Reply

    i made my sd card as primary… now i cannot see that supersu zip anywhere in twrp recovery

  2. I’m getting below error.

    zip signature verification failed error installing zip file SuperSU-v2.71

  3. after i turn off my phone and connect it via USB cable.how can i know if the inatallation was already complete?

    • You can download the SP Flash tool from the link given and run like any other software

      • how much time it will take for flashing…..i waited 2 hours but not completed
        please help me out of this

        • I takes time but if it still not works for you then try again and clear the Cache and Dalvik Cache from recovery after the flashing process complete

  4. Is there any other to root lenovo marshmallow without computer. I’ve tried it with kingroot but it doesn’t work it says no strategy available now. Please help me out this..

  5. hi guys. i ll try it but the process dont start yet about 15 minutes from now. what can i do??? please help me…

    • plz wait it will work. Make sure device driver is installed and your phone detects to PC properly

  6. When I connect my phone to PC in switch off condition the phone start charging helppp guys

  7. SOS!! After installing zip from TWRP, I restarted phone. Phone shows Lenovo logo for few secs and then only a blank screen. Nothing happens even after waiting for a long time. Help, pls!

  8. AnonyMaeztro Reply

    and the driver cannot install, its failed, how to fix that?

    • Viswalinga Surya S Reply

      I faced the same issue. Later I downloaded SuperSu ZIP file from supersu.com website and followed the same steps here. It worked properly.

  9. Himansu Kumar Reply

    I installed twrp and when i click on install in twrp it only shows the TWRP folder in /sdcard PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!

  10. PMT Changed for the ROM; It must be downloaded.
    after i connect my phone this window top up..

    please anyone help how to fix it..

  11. Hello, I have done everything but after installing the SuperSU zip in the TWRP recovery it is stuck on the “Android is starting…” screen and keeps on loading.. I waited 15mins and I guess it is stucked, is this supposed to be like this?

  12. I’ve successfully installed TWRP in my Lenovo a7000 but I cannot find SuperSU in Recovery ………. SuperSU.zip file is present in my SD Card as its my Internal storage . What to do next???

  13. Flash tool wont start downloading when i connect my phone(turned off).. please help…

  14. how much time it takes to start after reboot, i am struck with lenovo – powered by android screen

    • It takes times, But if it won’t open after long time then cleaned cache and Dalvik cache from recovery after flashing recovery.

  15. i install everything but my phone is not getting on,its only show lenovo logo thats all

  16. Can I get a solution for Lenovo A7000 turbo on marshmallow too. Will be hoping :-)

  17. Can I root lenovo a7000 turbo running marshmallow version with these tools?

  18. please help me.. .if i train usb to my device status is charging.. Can’t reading recovery mode

  19. These tools doesn’t support on Lenovoa7000 turbo marshmallow version

  20. Bhai mere pass lenovo A7000 hai or uska version 6.0 yaniki marshmallow hai to me use kaise root kar sakta hu?

    • First select download only option as shown in the picture and click on download from top left. After that switch off your device and connect the phone via USB cable. It detects your pC if didn’t try Pressing Volume Down or Volume Up key.

  21. what does the file is not loaded yet means.. and it also gives solution(check da path is correct) and i have a question that how much time will it take 2 dwnld after clicking dwnld only

  22. Tq man.. i again tried and root is successful.. appreciated it..

  23. 5) Now click on Scatter-Loading and select ‘MT6752_Android_scatter.txt‘ file from TWRP folder.-TWRP folder is not showing in the scatter loading can any one plz help me to find

  24. hi, after clicking on download my PC is showing could not install drivers and it stops?

    What should i do?

  25. Fathur rahman Reply

    Hei I have format my Sd card to internal, now i cant find supersu.zip , Anyone plz Helme T_T

  26. SOS!! After installing zip from TWRP, I restarted phone. Phone shows Lenovo logo for few secs and then only a blank screen. Nothing happens even after waiting for a long time. Help, pls!


  27. Raj Kamerkar Reply

    i have the sd card as internal wil it create any problems ???? and if a have made the sd card as internal then where to kept the supersu file in sd card or in internal storage ??

  28. The steps illustrated by SUMIT works perfectly fine for Lenovo A7000 rooting on Android Marshmallow.

    I have performed the above steps to Root my Lenovo A7000; In addition to this I could able to update my IMEI Numbers as I am facing Invalid IMEI before this rooting.


  29. I am using Lenovo a7000 ,can’t download
    I connect my phone by USB cable in switch off mode,it shows only charging….
    Pls give solution

  30. Can you tell me while using so flash tool on PC internet access is required?

  31. adi pratomo Reply

    Help !!! gan itu pc or laptopnya apa harus online pas langkah downloadnya ??? suwon gan …

  32. Harikrishna Reply

    pls clear my doubt about step7,
    in step 7 only can i connect my phone or from the 1st step onward can i connect my phone???

  33. Sahil siddiqui Reply

    Sir I want to root my lenovo A7000 and I don’t want to root with pc

  34. Theintoe mobile Reply

    I have using this file Lenovo A7000-a marshmallow v.6 and not boot problem.
    What happens?How do normal boot back.

  35. download process is not starting. and showing mtp error. please answer how o fix it?

  36. krishna kant Reply

    hey dude;my phonne divers doesn’t installs and the popup message says —–mediatek preloader USB VCOM (Android) (COM38)..pleeeaasse heellp

  37. krishna kant Reply

    My mobile disconnects regularly after connecting and switching off.and because of that vcom drivers doesn’t installs.pleeaasse heellpp

    • You can use any link or from other sites also. I just provide for easy access. Download from anywhere just make sure downloading the right one.

  38. Bro I have no PC so is possible to root my Lenovo a7000 6.0 without pc

    • Try Kingroot or KingoRoot but I don’t think that working anymore on Android 6.0..still you can try this won’t create any trouble.

  39. it doesn’t work after i run superso the phone charges only and nothing happens

  40. Manish Bisht Reply

    I tried above method but I am not able to find SuperSu in my phone…I am using my SD card as my internal memory.
    Please help

  41. Admin dont ignore please answer fast does this method also applicable in rooting lenovo a7000 plus?

  42. In short this tutorial will root lenovo a7000 ONLY.. Admin is there a way to root lenovo a7000 Plus any idea or link will help a lot thank you in advance…

  43. it cant be i just wait for 20 minutes my phone cant detect in sp flash tool please admin help me to how to put a twrp recovery mode please

  44. I’ve installed the latest drivers but still when I restart the phone for recovery, my computer doesn’t detects the phone. In device manager it says mtp device not installed. Tried with both os window 7 and 10. What to do?

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