Root Install CWM Yu Yuphoria and Unlock Bootloader


Here is a post that will help you to root Yu Yuphoria and that too within a few clicks, using an automated one click software in which you will have to just follow the simple instructions given in this post. And after that you can go ahead and increase the performance by those customizations and the tweaks you were looking to do on your android device. So what are you waiting for?

Before you Root Yu Yuphoria:

Before you begin with the tutorial to root Yu Yuphoria you need to have at least a basic knowledge about the android rooting and that what really are you doing to your device. So that you really know that what affects and changes it brings in your android device and you are not root in your device just for the sake of it. So if you already know about it in detail and have a good knowledge about this stuff then you can skip this part of the tutorial and move onto the next one. But on the other hand if you don’t, then you should really get into it before you begin with it and then move forward. Below is a brief intro part which explains and rooting, it’s merits and demerits. So you should really give it a read at least if this is your first time.

Android Rooting is a basic process, which gets you the root access on the device and in turn root access allows you to control your android device better than ever before. It lets you perform many tweaks and customizations on the device which you cannot do by default. It lets you interfere and alter the core functioning of the device. It is like running a windows system in administrator mode and in a nutshell you are the super user of the device and completely on the driver seat. This very concept of android is so and vast that we cannot discuss it all here right in this post, so if you wish to know more about it then you can refer to this detailed post on android rooting here.

As said above that there are many tweaks that you can perform on your android device. And not only the tweaks there are many more ways in which you can take advantage of rooting your android, you can read about them here. And to list a few tweaks that you can perform on the device, you could increase the RAM, Play HD Games, overclock processor, Custom ROMs, and also you could install increase the internal memory. And there are many more tweaks that you can perform on an android device too, once you root it.

Unfortunately it is not only the advantages, rooting also has some disadvantages as well. Like many of the users might also know about it that when you root an android device you lose the warranty on the device that has been provided by the manufacturer. Also there are many technical things too, which we cannot explain it right here in this post. So if you wish to read and study more about it, click here.

About this Tutorial:

So this is a really long procedure to root Yuphoria but this is the only one that works quite well. It has been divided into 3parts, first one being the one in which we will be unlocking the bootloader of the device? In second one we will install cwm on it and in the third part we will use the cwm recovery to get the root access to the device. The method is safe and has been tried, and proper instructions have been provided too, in our best knowledge. But still we won’t be responsible for any damage that might occur to the device. So make sure that you proceed at your own risk.

Read: How to Unbrick your device

Pre Requisites:

Before you. Rush to then tutorial to root Yu Yuphoria, you will have to do some things in the first place. Below is a list that you can follow to do so.

  •  You will need a laptop or a. Computer for the procedure and proper drivers installed on it.
  • If you don’t have the drivers for your device, then you can download it from this page here.
  • Backup all totem important data on the device, though it won’t get deleted but still it is better to be on the safer side.
  • You can refer the guides mentioned below to backup the important stuff on the device.
  • Backup and restore Contacts
  • Backup Apps for Unrooted Devices
  • Backup and Restore SMS and WhatsApp Chats
  • Make sure that you have enabled the USB Debugging Mode under the Developer Options.
  • enable-usb-debugging-mode
  • If you don’t see any developer options in the settings then. You tap on the build number of the device about 7 times in About section in Settings.
  • Charge the device to at least 70 percent as we don’t want that it should go low on power in the middle of the procedure and then interrupt you in the middle of the procedure.
  • Lastly also download the files from the download section below.


You need to download the root kit from the link below as it has all the important files that required for the procedure to root yu Yuphoria. Before you can use the download link, you will have to unlock it though by info on the locker box below.

Unlock Bootloader of Yu Yuphoria:

So let us first move to the first part of our tutorial that will help us to unlock the bootloader of Yuphoria. Let’s start.

  • Extract the downloaded adb_fastboot into the C drive of your Computer or laptop.
  • Power off the device.
  • Press the Volume Up key on the device and while pressing it connect. It to the laptop or computer, whatever you are using with the help of a USB cable.
  • After this the device will show that it has booted into the Fastboot mode and computer will automatically install drivers on it.
  • After the installation is complete, navigate to the folder where you. Have extracted the file in C drive.
  • Now press the shift key and right click on the ole and select ‘Open Command Here’.
  • Now command prompt will launch, and the type the following command which will confirm that the windows has detected the fastboot enabled device.

fastboot -i 0x2A96 devices

  • At this point of the driver’s are not properly set up the cmd will notify you, if it doesn’t move next and type the following command.
fastboot -i 0x2A96 oem unlock
  • Now the above device has unlocked the bootloader of Yuphoria and now to reboot the device by typing the following command.
fastboot -i 0x2A96 reboot

So with this your device will reboot and we are done with the first part of the tutorial that was to unlock the bootloader of the device and now let us move on to the next part.

Install CWM on Yuphoria:

Now in this part of the tutorial we will be installing cwm km yu Yuphoria. So follow the steps below to begin with the process.

  • First make sure that you have copied the super su package to the root of the sd card.
  • We will install a temporary custom recovery on the device which will replace the stock recovery.
  • To begin, copy the recovery image to the folder on your computer where you extracted the adb file in the above section.
  • Following the same method, boot the phone into the fastboot mode and by opening cmd type the following command written below.
fastboot -i 0x2A96 boot yuphoria-cwm-recovery.img

With this your device will boost into the recovery mode with a custom recovery on board.

Root Yu Yuphoria:

Now this is the final process where we will be gaining the root access to the device. So follow the final set of instructions below.

  • After you boot into the recovery mode, choose option ‘install zip from SD card’ and then choose the supersu package that you placed in the internal storage of the device.
  • Press yes on the confirmation.
  • Then the recovery will start to flash the package and on successful completion, reboot the device and you’re done.

Read: Things to do after Rooting android device

So this was a short tutorial that helped you to root Yu Yuphoria one click. In case you faced any issues or any problems in the above mentioned steps or any other part of the tutorial, then you can contact us or also reach out to us in the form of comments below. Any one from our team or in fact any user might help you out too. So this is it, I hope this post helped and solved your purpose.

About This Author

An Android enthusiast and a keen Android Fan, since the birth of Android.


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  • hi this is Krishna Vamsi recently my yuphoria 5010 rooted into YU 5010A for voLTE update I did it and know I want to root twrp and cwm into this device how can I do plz say me..

    krishna vamsi 1 year ago

    • You can flash both these recoveries and then you will be having them from which you can flash anything again.

      Umpreet 1 year ago

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