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Easy Method To Root Realme 3 Pro Using Magisk [No TWRP needed]

If you own a Realme 3 Pro smartphone and were willing to tinker around with it, then you’re at the right place! Read on carefully to find out how you can easily root Realme 3 Pro (RMX1851) using Magisk without TWRP. We have all the required downloads, prerequisites and a detailed guide on how you can do so, so read on!

The Realme 3 Pro smartphone comes in a 6.3-inches Full HD+ 2340 × 1080 pixels with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio dewdrop notch display. The screen is covered with a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection with a 90.8% screen-to-body ratio. The handset runs on ColorOS 6.0 based on Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box.

The device is powered by the 2.2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 AIE SoC coupled with Adreno 616 GPU. The processor is based on the 10nm process. It’s packed with the 4GB+64GB, 6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB RAM and storage variants. The storage can be expandable up to 256GB via the dedicated MicroSD card.

Easy Method To Root Realme 3 Pro Using Magisk [No TWRP needed]

Why should you Root?

However, the real fun begins when you start playing around with your phone, and this includes rooting it. Over the years, even though the demand for rooting Android phones has dropped substantially, it is just as much fun as it was previously, and truly unlocks the doors for your smartphone. With a rooted device, you can do things that you can’t achieve on an unrooted phone. This includes being able to access the system files or use apps that can perform powerful tasks that require root. You can use services like Greenify which help in saving a lot of battery life as well.

What is Magisk?

Before Magisk was released a few years ago, the go to method or service that people used to root their phones with used to be SuperSU, and it is still quite desirable since it supports almost all the Android devices out there. However, with Magisk came the concept of the systemless root. This means you can modify the system components without actually tampering with the system files. Magisk does this by altering and storing temporary files in the boot partition as opposed to modifying the actual system files. Not only is this method a lot safer, but it is effectively faster and more efficient. Magisk also comes with a beautifully designed Magisk Manager app, which is an all around the hub for checking out on device stats, your root status, and even download and install various modules on your phone.

With all of that being said and summarized, let’s finally take a look at how you can  Root Realme 3 Pro using Magisk and make the most out of your device!

Steps To Root Realme 3 Pro Using Magisk

Remember,

  • After Rooting, it may void the warranty of your phone.
  • Rooting will block the OTA updates

Before moving on to the flashing steps, you need to follow a few,

Pre-Requisites

  • Make sure to have enough battery charge on your phone to avoid interruption during the patch installation.
  • Before performing any modification take backup of your device data.
  • You need to unlock the bootloader.
  • This image file is strictly for Realme 3 Pro (RMX1851) only. Do not use it on any other Android devices.
  • You need PC/Laptop with a micro USB cable to connect.
  • Make sure that you download all the required files on your PC/Laptop

Required Downloads:

Warning

Unlocking your device’s bootloader will void your warranty. The process also will wipe away all of your data, which includes photos, videos, apps and your calls. We, at GetDroidTips, are not responsible for any unforeseen boot loops or crashes that may occur on your devices. All of our guides are thoroughly researched and provide only the correct means to follow the procedure. Proceed with caution and follow each step very carefully

1. How to Extract and Patch Boot Image using Magisk?

  • First of all, download and extract the ROM to your PC.
  • Attach your device via USB cable and copy only the boot.img file from the extracted folder to your device storage
  • Launch Magisk Manager. When a popup appears asking to install Magisk, select INSTALL and choose install again.
  • Tap on “Patch Boot Image File”.
    Install patched boot image TWRP
  • Navigate to internal storage and select your phone’s boot image that you transferred earlier.
  • Wait for a couple of seconds. Magisk will start patching the boot image.
  • Once the boot image has been patched, copy the “patched_boot.img” from the internal storage and replace it in the ADB fastboot extracted ROM folder on your PC.

Now you can follow the second step to flash the patched boot image file.

2. How To Install the Patched Boot Image on Realme 3 Pro

Follow the given link to install Patched Boot Image on Realme 3 Pro (RMX1851):

  • We assume that you have already downloaded the ADB & Fastboot tool from the link given above.
  • Now, extract the ADB fastboot tool, then move the patched boot image to the same folder.
  • Hold the Shift key and right-click on the mouse to open the command window/PowerShell.
  • Next, enter the following command:
    • Flash the “patched_boot.img” to install Magisk and root your Android device:
      fastboot flash boot patched_boot.img
    • For devices with A/B partition system, use the following commands:
      fastboot flash boot_a patched_boot.img
      
      fastboot flash boot_b patched_boot.img

      Please replace [patched_boot.img] with the name of the boot image file you downloaded followed by the .img extension.

  • The flashing process will begin. Once done, run
    fastboot reboot

How to Verify if your phone has a systemless root?

  1. Download and install the Magisk Manager app APK, and launch it.
  2. To verify that you have systemless root, check the top of the screen and if you see all option with Green Tick which means you have successfully rooted and bypassed SafteyNet.Magisk Status Check

That’s all folks! If we helped you in rooting your Realme 3 Pro, then we’re glad we could be of use. If you have any queries regarding the guide, then let us know down below, we’d be happy to assist you!