Root LeEco Le Max 2 Marshmallow 6.0.1 using TWRP and Install Magisk

LeEco Le Max 2 is a flagship device that comes with 6 GB RAM and Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 processor. Most of the people who bought this device, still use as a Primary mobile. If you are a one, you already know how best this device Hardware But with Poor OS. Yes, It has Marshmallow version. But, there is no update from LeEco for Long Duration. We can enhance the performance of your mobile by flashing Custom ROM. There is a lot of official version of Custom ROMs are available for your device. We can achieve this flashing with the help of rooting. Even if you are a regular user, you should try this method and flash Custom ROM. When comparing the Specs of your mobile, I can say you are using only 50-60% of Performance only. It is because of the Custom Skin OS. When we use near Stock Android, We can Unleash some Power.
LeEco Le Max 2 with pink Shade Beach

Why should you Root LeEco Le Max 2?

We appreciate the hard work of the TWRP team. Without them, this Root method is not possible. Your mobile has 4/6 GB of RAM. It is enough for Normal usage and Heavy Usage too. But, LeEco stopped Security patch updates on 60-90 days Interval. Also, It is based on Old OS, So we can’t expect Many optimizations. It has a Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 processor. So, If we Install Custom ROM, We can expect some Improvements.

Due to Poor RAM Management in Old device, you will feel laggy. If we optimize correctly with correct Custom OS after rooting, we can see some Improvements. So, after rooting, I can expect Lag-free experience? Probably. Also, if we hibernate and eliminate a lot of unwanted apps and optimize some apps, your device is hardware limited. But, within these limits, we can enhance the performance by 20-30% compared with your old usage. If you use Lite weight Custom ROMs, you can expect a 40-80% improvement in performance based on what custom OS you are choosing.

How to Root LeEco Le Max 2 Marshmallow 6.0.1

LeEco Le Max 2 International Variants comes with a flexible bootloader other than some locked devices. Example- In Samsung, Verizon mobiles come with locked Bootloader. This means that different smartphone variants can be easily rooted. Also, the device can accept to install TWRP recovery or any other custom recovery file/app alike.

TWRP recovery is a custom recovery file which must be installed on your devices because you can root them successfully. In this article, we explained the easiest method to follow and install TWRP recovery on LeEco Le Max 2. However, the tool required for rooting this device is the Magisk App.

With the help of TWRP Recovery, you can quickly flash the latest version of Magisk into your Le Max 2 to gain root access. Before sharing the tutorial, you may want to know that, with the TWRP recovery present on your device, you can easily install any custom ROM or firmware. Does it seem complicated? Relax, everything will be explained succinctly in bullets.

Things to check out for;

  • Make sure your device battery is charged above 50%

  • Backup your current files and data, full data loss process (save them on external storage).

Pre-Requirement StepsOnePlus 6T OEM Unlock and USB Debugging

  • Enable USB Debugging Mode and OEM Unlock on your mobile. To do this; go to settings >>> about >>> Tap on the “Build Number” 7-10 times consistently to enable “Developer Options,” then go to the “Developer Options” and enable USB Debugging Mode, OEM Unlock. There is no complicated process in LeEco Le Max 2.

  • Also, download the ADB drivers. Install it in your PC.

  • Download Magisk.Zip (Latest Version) and Copy it to Your Phone Memory.
  • Download and save the TWRP Recovery on your PC and rename recovery file to recovery.img.

Unlock Bootloader using ADB and Fastboot

LeEco Le Max 2 Fastboot mode

  • Switch off your mobile. Boot into Fastboot Mode-> Volume Down+ Power Button. When Warning Screen appears, Release all keys.

LeEco Le Pro3 Fastboot Mode Warning Screen

  • Type below command to check the fastboot status.

  • fastboot devices
  • The above command will display some code for device detection. If you didn’t receive any response, Check with the USB Cable. If you get a response, move to the below command.
  • fastboot oem unlock-go

LeEco Le Proo 3 OEM Unlock

  • After the process complete, Move to the below steps. Now you have Unlocked Bootloader.
  • If you want to check the Bootloader status type below command.
  • fastboot oem device info
  • You should get the status as Bootloader Unlocked- “Yes.”

Flash TWRP

  • If you are still in Fastboot Mode Move to TWRP flash step. Or you have to go to Fastboot mode again by pressing the Volume Down+ Power Buttons.

  • Your mobile will boot into Bootloader.
  • Type below command to check the fastboot status.

  • fastboot devices

LeEco Le Pro3 Recovery flash command

  • The above command will display some code for device detection. If you didn’t receive any response, Check with the USB Cable. If you get a response, move to the below command.
  • fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
  • After the process complete, Type below command to reboot into TWRP.
  • adb reboot bootloader
  • It will boot into the temporary TWRP. Don’t Boot into standard OS until we flash magisk.

Install Magisk on your LeEco Le Max 2 using TWRP

LeEco Le Max 2 TWRP

  • Select Wipe->Advance Wipe->Select Cache Data.
  • Return to Home of TWRP select Install.
  • Select Magisk.Zip.
  • After the Successful Installation, Reboot your mobile.
  • You can also install Magisk Manager in your Mobile Applications If you can’t find the Magisk app in the App Drawer. Install Root checker to verify your Root Status.

LeEco Le Max 2 Root Checker Status

What More?

LeEco Le Max 2 has a minimum of 4 GB RAM, and it is a Good Flagship phone when it is released; There are no Major regular updates and monthly updates, from LeEco for a long time. If you compare it with Old devices, Some models still receiving updates, so, you know what you are doing and the real purpose, you can root your device. By rooting and flashing custom ROM, you can use New Android versions, without any lag issues.

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