Root Celkon A97i

Celkon A97i

Celkon A97i is a dual SIM Android phone which runs on Android 4.0 ICS. It runs on a 1 Ghz CPU which is single core. It has a rear camera of 8 MP and a front facing camera as well. It has a 4″ screen of 480*800 px resolution.

In this post I will show you how you can easily root Celkon A97i.

Downloads & Requirements

You need to download/install the following things in order to root Celkon A97i.

Now that you have downloaded the required stuff, you can move on to the next steps i.e Procedure.


  • Connect your phone to your PC.
  • Keep in mind that you need to have USB Debugging enabled. To enable USB Debugging, go to Settings > Developer options > Check USB Debugging.
  • Extract the rooting tool to a folder you can access quickly.
  • Open the folder where you extracted the Rooting tool.
  • Run the file RunMe.bat file. You will see this window as shown below.


  • Choose the option 1.
  • Keep following the instructions onscreen.
  • Keep checking your Celkon A97i and touch on Restore when you are prompted to do so.
  • After the process completes, your phone will reboot automatically.
  • After the phone boots up, look for the app named SuperUser on your phone. If you see that SuperUser has been installed on your phone, the congratulations, your Celkon A97i is rooted.

Congratulations! You have just completed the steps to Root Celkon A97i successfully.

Ujjwal Kumar

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  • Thanks for posting about Celko A97i.But I had rooted same using Root_with_Restore_by_Bin4ry_v18 (Your downlink refer to that link).I think it is the next version. Rooting Done .
    Plz guide for Stock ROM BackUP.

  • Anything wrong will brick your phone.

  • Jaydeep Maddipati

    can anyone provide cwm recovery and custom rom for celkon a97i?

  • aymen

    the same tutorial for rooting “swipe tablet talk n walk” or no ?????

  • Pradeep

    Please help me in getting clock work mod for my celkon A97i.. please..

    • raj

      I installed cwm ver followin xda developer form.Installed using spflash tool.Take care to have all necessary drivers.Rooted using srsroot tool.

      • Pradeep

        Hello bro,

        This is my very old post. The fact is, in XDA i’m the only one who released CWM, COT recovery, TWRP, Carliv touch recovery and customization for celkon A97i. my user name in xda is praderj. Thanks for your reply. The recovery u have installed is ported my me bro.