How To Root Nokia C12 : Quick 4 Easy Methods

Hi, there welcome back to another guide today we will learn how to root Nokia C12. As we all know rooting your phone can give you access to a whole new world of customization and features, but it can also be a little tricky if you’ve never done it before. So that’s why we are here to help you. In this article, we’ll walk you through the process of rooting your Nokia C12 without any interruption.

We have covered 4 different methods and all these are hundred percent secure, if by any chance any method fails, that means you have missed the step so please read the article till the end because we don’t want any of our readers to apply any method with half knowledge as rooting your android device is quite risky and complex you just need to follow the steps as it is.

So without any further ado let’s root your Nokia C12, but before that, there are a few things that are very important to know so let’s discuss them quickly.


Quick specifications of Nokia C12

So let’s have a quick overview of Nokia C12 configurations. The device was launched on 18 January 2023.

  • Display – 6.30 inches
  • Processor –Octa core unisoc chipset
  • Front Camera – 5MP
  • Rear camera – 8MP
  • RAM – 2GB
  • Storage – 64GB
  • Battery – 3000 mah
  • OS –  Android 12

So this was the quick overview of the Nokia C12 now let’s continue further.

What do you mean by rooting your smartphone?

Well in simple language rooting means you are giving a superpower to your smartphone by gaining access to system files and folders which are usually locked for normal users. And after gaining root access remote control is in your hands which means you can install custom Rom, remove bloatware, modify system partition, edit system files, increase battery backup, boost your device performance, and much more things that are not possible on unrooted devices.

But before rooting Nokia C12 it is very important to know about some advantages and disadvantages which are very important to know.

 Pros of rooting Nokia C12

  • Full control over your Android device
  • Remove pre-installed apps
  • You can update your device to the latest android version
  • You can boost your device performance by overclocking
  • You can block ads on any app
  • You can flash custom ROM
  • Boost battery life

 Cons of root Nokia C12

  • After rooting, your device warranty will be void
  • If anything goes wrong while rooting, your device may be bricked or dead forever
  • You will not receive any official OTA updates and you can’t use some banking apps. For that, you have to bypass the safety net
  • Rooting makes devices more vulnerable and less secure that’s why we always suggest our readers do proper research and ask themselves do they really need to root their devices or not.

Also Read – How To Hard Reset & Unlock Nokia C12

Prerequisite before rooting Nokia C12

There are a few things that need to be done in order to root Nokia C12 or any other android phone

  1. Charge your phone at least 90% or above

2. Disable all security locks on your device

3. Take a full backup of your device

4. Unlock the bootloader of your device

All the methods which are discussed in this guide are hundred percent safe, but as we all know rooting your device is a quite risky process and if you missed any step you might brick your smartphone. So do it at your own risk will not be responsible for your damage.

How to root Nokia C12 without a PC

Method 1: Root Nokia C12 with magisk app

Rooting your android phone with magisk is considered to be one of the safest methods out there moreover, if you root your device via magisk you will receive OTA updates and can use banking and payment applications seamlessly.

  • First of all, download the ‘’ file and save it to your internal storage
  • Rename the extension of the file from ‘.zip’ to ‘.apk’
  • Make sure to have a custom recovery installed on your phone
  • The next step is to boot your android phone in recovery mode by simply pressing the volume down + power button at the same time
  • After that tap on the ‘Install’ button to locate the ‘’ file and then click on “Swipe to confirm flash”
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  • This process might take a few minutes once its completed reboot your device
  • Finally, your device is successfully rooted

Method 2: Root Nokia C12 with Supersu

Rooting your android smartphone with supersu is very easy and one of the safest methods, you can definitely try this one out.

  • Firstly you need TWRP recovery or any other custom recovery installed on your android phone
  • Now download the latest version of the ‘’ file and save it to your device’s internal storage
  • The next step is to boot your phone in recovery mode by simply pressing the volume down + power button at the same time
  • Now just tap on install and locate ‘’ file and then hit on swipe to install
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  • Wait for a few minutes until the process is done and then simply reboot your phone
  • Congrats! you have successfully rooted your Nokia C12 smartphone

These are the best possible methods to root your Nokia C12 without a Pc or laptop, we hope you have found it helpful. Now it’s time to discuss a few more methods that are only possible with a Pc or laptop so let’s begin.

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Method 3: Root with Oneclickroot (paid)

Rooting your smartphone with oneclickroot is a very easy and safe method although this method is paid if you don’t want to get in a mess and root your device without any headache then this method is for you. So let’s begin.

  • First of all download and install Oneclickroot to your pc or laptop
  • Now run the software
  • Connect your phone to pc or laptop using the original USB cable
  • Once it detects your phone Click on the root
  • Be patient and wait for a few minutes
  • And that’s it your device will be rooted successfully

Method 4: Root with WondershareDr.fone software

Dr fone by wondershare is one of the best free software out there to root your any android smartphone in a few simple steps. So you must definitely try this method.

  • Step one is to download dr fone’s free software and install it on your pc or laptop
  • Make sure to take a complete backup of your device without proceeding
  • Connect your phone to pc/laptop via the original USB cable
  • Now once you connect your device dr fone will automatically detect just click on the start button
  • Just click on the ‘Root now’ button to start the process
  • Now wait for a few minutes to let the magic happen
  • That’s it your device is successfully rooted

How to check if Nokia C12 is rooted or not?

Well, you can easily verify whether your device is successfully rooted or not just by downloading the Root checker app.

  • Open the app, if it asks you for superuser permission then allow it, if not then continue
  • Click on verify root option
  • If your device is successfully rooted then it will show “Congratulations! Root Access properly installed on this device”

Frequently asked questions (FAQs) while rooting

Is rooting your android phone safe?

Rooting is always safe if you follow all the steps properly and don’t mess up, but in the end, you are taking a risk with your device and rooting has its own merits and demerits which we have already discussed above.

What cool things can I do after rooting my phone?

There are a bunch of things that are only possible after rooting your device like

  • Installing custom Roms
  • Full control over your device
  • Boost battery backup
  • Overclock CPU for better performance
  • Customize your phone’s appearance
  • Remove ads from apps

Are rooted devices safe for banking and payments?

Well many banks and online payment applications consider rooted devices to be unsafe because they are more vulnerable and easy bait for hackers

Can I unroot my device back after rooting?

Yes totally in case you changed your mind and want to unroot then you can do it very easily

Final Words :

So this was the comprehensive guide for rooting your Nokia C12 device with the 4 best ways. We hope it had helped you and if you have any problems or want to share your thoughts then feel free to comment we will love to reply to you back.

Also Read – Most common problems in Nokia C12

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