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Steps to Root Moto E 2nd gen 2015[Recovery][Unlock bootloader]

After the success of moto E 1st gen in India now Motorola Resealed New Model of Moto E(condor) i.e Moto E 2nd Gen(surnai).We already discussed About How to root Moto E 1st gen With simple method Now its time to Learn How to root Moto e 2nd Gen easily.

There are 3 steps To root Moto e 2nd gen And install custom recovery.

#How to unlock bootloader of Moto E 2nd gen 2015

►Things you need before rooting your Moto E 2nd

Just Download the below file in you PC as you need all the thing while rooting tour Moto E 2nd gen from below links.

2.Download mfastboot-v2 extract its content(small size and easy)

3.Download SuperSu Zip for android lollipop
a)Download Moto E 2 nd gen 3g model/version TWRP Recovery

b)Download TWRP for Moto E 2nd gen 4g model/version Only.

Now you are ready to Start Rooting your Moto E.

#Steps to Unlock Bootloder of Moto E 2nd gen. 

1.Install Motorola usb driver and Download mfastboot-v2 extract its content. 
2. Turn Off your Device.
3. Turn The device On again by holding
volume down button and power key for 5 sec and release it.You will see 
Boot loader will be open on the screen.Like below image.


4. Now plug your device with you PC.


5. Go to where you extract mfastboot
Now Hold the shift key and right click on the mouse the in any
black space in that folder you will see open command window here click
on that.
6. Now Command from will be open type the below code in that window.

        fastboot oem get_unlock_data

7.  Now you will some some code in
different line just copy that code in notepad and delete all the blank
space so that  you will  get a single line string.


8. Now copy that link and head towards motorola’s unlock the boot loader site (Sign on the site with you Gmail Id or Goog+).

9. Paste the long code in the site and click on Can my device be unlocked.

10. If it can. then,the Request Unlock key button will appear below. Check I agree and click Request Unlock Key. The unlock key will then be
send via email to the email you logged in with to the Motorola site.

11.When you get the key in your gmail id now copy that code and go back to command prompt and type the following code and hit enter.

fastboot oem unlock YOURKEY

12. Congratulation you Just unlocked you bootloader.

Now you need to Flash TWRP recovery in you Moto E 2nd gen 2015 4g model only. 

Note:this recovery is for moto e 2nd gen 4g model as the recovery for 3g model is not yet build so don’t flash this recovery in your moto e 2nd gen 3g model you may brick you mobile.

#How To instally TWRP in Moto E 2nd gen 2015(surnai)

1. Copy SuperSu.zip in you Device memory that you downloaded  above .

2. Now turn OFF you Mobile.
3. Then Tunr On it gain By holding
Volume button and power button at the same time for 6 sec and release it
you will again see the  boot loader.Now pug you device with yor PC.

4.Then copy TWRP recovery.img that you Downloaded above and paste it in C: > android-sdk > platform-tools.(Or where you install Android sdk).

5.Now in go back to command prompt that should be still open of you can open it gain as you open before.

6.Now type the below code in command prompt and hit enter. 

For Moto E 2nd gen LTE version/4G

 fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

:recovery.img is the name of the TWRP recovery that you downloaded 
above steps so you can rename according to the name of the file that you
paste in the tools folder.

For Moto E 2nd gen 3G model

Download the Twrp For moto E 3g and rename It recover.img
now try the below code to flash it

fastboot flash recovery recovery.img 

7.You have succesfully flashed Recovey in your Moto E 2nd gen 2015 4g model (surnai) And On Moto E 2nd gen 3g model.

8. Now tap volume down button on your
Moto E  to highlight the recovery option in the boot loader And  Press
volume Up button to select it.

9.In Recovery ,Select Install Option 
10.Now select
supersu.zip and flash it swiping the arrow to right side.

11.Now wait for few seconds until installation in progress.

12.Congratulation you successfully rooted you Moto E 2nd gen 2015 4G and 3G version. 

See also:Download Cyanogenmod 13 For Moto E 2nd Gen Android Marshmallow 6.0

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Himalaya Saxena

A web developer, Tech Enthusiast, debugger, blogger, and programmer.
I have the thirst to learn and create :)


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