How to Root Huawei P40 lite – Five Easy METHODS!

Hey, there toady in this article, I will guide you on How to Root Huawei P40 Lite. The best part of this guide is I have shown you five methods to root your phone. You have to follow the exact step by step methods shown to root your device successfully.

As I already said, I will share with you five secure and easy methods. That’s because if any of the methods fail, then you can apply other methods. It’s my request to please follow this article to the end. So, without wasting your time, let’s get straight into the steps.

What do you mean by Root?

Rooting an android device means that you have complete control over your smartphone. Like once you root your phone, you have full permission to edit system files, restricted codes and much more. You can do whatever you want on your android device.

But before you Root your phone, it’s essential to know what are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Rooting. So, let’s talk about that

Advantages or Benefits of Rooting the Huawei P40 Lite?

There are lots of Advantages of Rooting, and Here I have shown you 6 Pros of Rooting the Huawei P40 Lite Android smartphone:

  1. You have complete control over your smartphone.
  2. Once you Root, you can boost CPU and GPU performance by overclocking.
  3. You will be able to update Huawei P40 Lite to the newer android version.
  4. Rooting your phone will let you disable or block ads on any app.
  5. You can Install Custom ROM, Custom Kernel, Mods on your smartphone.
  6. Easily remove Bloatware on Huawei P40 Lite.

So, in the above section, I have covered Top 6 Benefits of Rooting an android device. Now let’s discuss the Disadvantages or Cons of Rooting an android device.

Cons or Disadvantages of Rooting the Huawei P40 Lite?

Now let’s discuss the various Disadvantages or Cons of Rooting Huawei P40 Lite Android smartphone:

  • Once you Root, your warranty will be void.
  • You will not receive an official OTA update anymore on Huawei P40 Lite.
  • While Rooting, if anything goes wrong, then your phone will be completely dead/brick.
  • If your phone is Rooted, then you can not use Banking Apps like Paypal, Payoneer.
  • After Rooting, you might face the lagging issues.

About Huawei P40 Lite

Let’s have a quick look at the key specifications of Huawei P40 Lite.

  • This phone comes with a 6.4 inches Full HD plus display, which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5.
  • Huawei P40 Lite has a HiSilicon Kirin 810 chipset. It’s an Octa-core CPU
  • We are getting EMUI 10 on top of Android 10 (Q)
  • It has 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB Internal Storage.
  • Talking about the Camera, we get a Quad Rear-facing camera of 48 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP + 2 MP and a 16 MP Selfie Camera.
  • Huawei P40 Lite comes with a Non-removable 4200 mAh battery, which also supports Fast Battery Charging.

Must Read: Install Stock ROM on Huawei P40 Lite

Let’s Root Huawei P40 Lite

Before we proceed to Root your Huawei P40 Lite smartphone. You have to fulfill the below Requirements:

  • Make sure to Unlock Bootloader On Huawei P40 Lite. This is a very important step. Without this, you cannot Root your phone.
  • You need TWRP Recovery On Huawei P40 Lite. However, some of the methods shown below do not require TWRP Recovery.
  • Before Rooting, make sure that your Huawei P40 Lite has more than 75% of Battery available.
  • Make sure to create a Full Backup of your android. This would help you to restore files if you lost it.
  • This method is only for the Huawei P40 Lite smartphone. Please do not try this method on any other smartphone. Otherwise, it will Brick your phone.

Root Huawei P40 Lite

Warning: All the tutorials/ guides shown in this blog are not tested for each and every smartphone. As the Rooting process is almost the same for every smartphone.

If anything happens to your smartphone RootingSteps.com is not responsible for loss and damage to your smartphone. Try these methods with your own risk!

Root Huawei P40 Lite By Magisk: METHOD 1

Success Rate: 95%

  • You will require TWRP Recovery for this method
  • First, download the Magisk Manager module and save it to your Huawei P40 Lite internal storage.
  • Now Boot your phone to Recovery Mode by pressing Up Button + Power Button at the same time.
  • Once you are in TWRP Recovery, Go to Install >> Select the Magisk Zip File >> Swipe to Install.
  • Wait till the flashing process completes.
  • After that, Reboot your device.
  • That’s it your Huawei P40 Lite has been Rooted successfully 🙂

Related: How to Install Custom ROM on Huawei P40 Lite. (Custom ROM File May Or May Not Be available as per the development)

Root Huawei P40 Lite By SuperSU: METHOD 2

Success Rate: 90%

  • The method is the most used Rooting method. For this method, we need TWRP Recovery or any Custom Recovery installed on your Huawei P40 Lite smartphone.
  • First, download SuperSU.zip and save it to your Huawei P40 Lite internal storage.
  • Power off your phone and boot into Recovery Mode by pressing Up Button + Power Button at the same time.
  • You will see the TWRP homepage.
  • Go to Install >> Select the SuperSU Zip File >> Swipe to Install.

  • Once done, Reboot your phone.
  • Well Done! You have successfully Rooted Huawei P40 Lite.

After your phone Reboots, you will see the SuperUser App on your apps menu. With the help of the superuser app, you can remove Root access anytime you want.

Next: How to Unroot Huawei P40 Lite

Root Huawei P40 Lite By KingRoot App: METHOD 3

Success Rate: 85%

  • First of download KingoRoot App and Install it on Huawei P40 Lite.
  • Make sure to enable Unknown Sources option.
  • Open the App and Click on “Root My Device.”
  • Let the Rooting process completes
  • If you get any errors, then you must check that you have good Internet Connection
  • Well, that’s it. Your Huawei P40 Lite has root access now.

If this method doesn’t work for you, then try different methods.

Root Huawei P40 Lite By PC: METHOD 4

Success Rate: 90%

  • First of download OneClickRoot Software on your PC.
  • Run the file and Install It.
  • Now Run the OneClickRoot software.
  • Connect Huawei P40 Lite via original cable to PC.
  • Make sure you have a good Internet Connection.
  • Once your phone gets detected, click on “Root Now.”
  • Wait till the process gets completed
  • Congratulations 🙂 You have successfully Rooted Huawei P40 Lite.

Root Huawei P40 Lite By KingRoot App: METHOD 5

Success Rate: 80%

  • First of download KingRoot App and Install it on Huawei P40 Lite.
  • If you get any warning message while downloading it. Just ignore it
  • Open the App and Click on “No Root Permission.”
  • Let the Rooting process completes. If you get any error message, then check your Internet Connectivity.
  • Well, that’s it. Your Huawei P40 Lite has root access now.

How to Check if Your Huawei P40 Lite Is Rooted or Not?

  • Download Root Checker App from google play store.
  • Open the app.
  • Click on “Verify Root.”
  • You will get this message “Congratulations! Root Access properly installed on this device” if your device is rooted successfully.

So, I have shown you five easy methods to Root. I hope this guide helps you to Root Huawei P40 Lite, Make sure to leave a comment on which method works for you. Also, share your valuable feedback and queries in the comment section. I will try my best to solve all the queries of yours as soon as possible.

See you in the next guide 🙂 Cheers

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