How To Root Tecno Camon C8 And Change Imei

Tecno Camon C8 is a new smartphone from Tecno Mobile which features a 13MP rear camera and 5MP Front Camera with flash. The manufacturer hypes the phone  as a Camera centric Smartphone. Aside the Camera capabilities, Camon C8 which is a technically upgraded version of the Tecno Camon C5 which features a 5.5 inch HD IPS display, 1.3GHz Quad processor, Android 5.0  Lollipop, 3000mAh battery, 1GB RAM, 16GB ROM expandable to 32GB via MicroSD card.

The Tecno Camon C8 is a very stubborn device when it comes to rooting, because the popular and easiest apps such as Kingroot, Vroot, Framaroot, Tecnoroot, Rootgenius etc., are not working for it. In this tutorial i will guide the Tecno Camon C8 users to Root and change the IMEI of their Smartphone easily with no issues afterward.

NOTE: After rooting your phone, it’s advisable to unroot before performing an OTA update or restoring factoring settings.

Materials Needed For Rooting

» PC with internet connection
» USB Cable
» SP Flash Tool – Download
» – Download
» TWRP for Tecno C8 by Team Hovatek – Download

How To Root Tecno Camon C8
» Save the that you downloaded to your phone’s SD card

» Unzip the TWRP zip file that you downloaded and flash the recovery image to the phone using SP Flash Tool

How Can I Flash it Using SP Flashtool? You can check out this link for instruction

» Now, boot your phone into TWRP Recovery Mode (by Holding the Vol Up and Power button simultaneously for 5 seconds)

» In TWRP Recovery, Choose install zip from SD card – to choose a zip from SD card use Vol up and down scroll up and down, then choose the file from the root of your SD card.
Scroll to yes and install, after a successful flashing go back and reboot.

It is simple as that. You may download Root Checker from Play Store to verify your root privileges. After downloading, simply Install Root Checker, run it and you should get a success message after then.

To Change Your Tecno Camon C8 IMEI to BB IMEI.

1. First of all, you need 15 Digits Blackberry Generated IMEI. Simply download Bbgenerator, to generate BB IMEI on your Android Device or Download GIPv4.1 Software to your PC here

2. Also download and install MTK Engineering Mode from play store.   

3. Open it and click on MTK Settings

4. Then wipe your screen to left site to see Connectivity options.

5. Scroll down to CDS Information and tap on it.

6. Then, look for Radio Information, tap on it and you’ll see something like: Phone1 –

Phone2 -. 

7. Click on phone 1. If you want to change your sim1 or sim2.

8. You will see AT+    

9. Type any letter in the search box after AT+ and delete the letter you typed and then, choose;

For Phone 1:
AT+EGMR=1,7,”YOUR NEW IMEI NO” (make sure you put a space between AT+ EGMR)

For Phone 2:
AT+EGMR=1,10,”YOUR NEW IMEI NO” (make sure you put a between space AT+ EGMR)

10. After that, select SEND AT COMMAND. You will see a message “AT Command Msent”

Done, You have succesfully rooted and also changed your Tecno Camon C8 Imei. We love comments, if you have any, do share with us.