In this guide, we will show you the steps to root your Infinix Note 11 via Magisk Patched Boot. When it comes to the budget domain, it is already full of offers from many OEMs. Nonetheless, Infinix managed to gain public attention thanks to its excellent offerings. In this regard, the Note 11 series was one of the most talked about lineups, the hype of which is yet to end. And not just for the average consumer, but also for tech enthusiasts.
Once you have unlocked the device’s bootloader, you’ll be in a position to welcome a plethora of mods and tweaks to your device. From custom ROM flashing to custom recovery installation, from digging deep into Magisk modules to polishing the Xposed Framework, the possibilities are endless. However, before you can try any of these modes, you need to root your Infinix Note 11 via Magisk. And in this guide, we’ll show you how to do it. Follow along.
Advantages and risks of rooting
Once you’ve rooted your device by flashing the Magisk patched boot.img via the Fastboot commands, you’ll be in a position to test a number of customizations on your device. These include flashing custom ROMs, installing custom recovery like TWRP, or flashing custom kernels. With these posts, you can also flash Magisk Modules, Xposed Framework, Substratum Themes, Viper4Android and Likes. However, this is only one side of the story.
There are also downsides to doing this. First of all, this process requires an unlocked bootloader. Doing so will erase all data and may also void the device’s warranty. Similarly, WideVine L1 will be downgraded to L3, leaving Netflix unable to stream in HD [FIXED]. SafetyNet will then be activated, which can cause problems with banking apps [FIXED]. So if that’s all right and good, let’s start with the steps to uproot Infinix Note 11 via Magisk.
How to Root Infinix Note 11 with Magisk
The instructions below are listed in separate sections for ease of understanding. Be sure to follow the same sequence as mentioned. Droidwin and its members will not be held responsible in the event of a thermonuclear war, your alarm does not wake you up, or if something happens to your device and data by taking the following steps.
STEP 1: Install Android SDK
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STEP 2: Enable USB Debugging and OEM Unlocking
So head over to Settings > About Phone > Tap on Build Number 7 times > Go back to Settings > System > Advanced > Developer Options > Enable USB Debugging and OEM Unlocking.
STEP 3: Unlock Bootloader on Infinix Note 11
STEP 4: Get Infinix Note 11 Pro Boot.img
- To begin with, download the stock firmware for your device from a trusted site.
- Make sure to download the same version that is currently installed on your device.
- Once downloaded, extract it to any convenient location on your PC.
- Then copy the boot.img file from the extracted firmware and send it to your device.
STEP 5: Patch Infinix Note 11 Stock Boot.img via Magisk
- First off, install the Magisk App onto your Infinix Note 10 Pro.
- Then tap on the Install button situated next to Magisk.
- From the Method section, choose Select and Patch a file.
- Browse to the extracted boot.img file and select it.
- Then tap on the Let’s Go option situated at the top right.
- Magisk will now load the boot.img file and will patch it accordingly.
- Once that is done, you would get the Download Complete message.
- The patched boot image file will be saved in Internal Storage > Downloads.
- Make sure to rename it to magisk_patched.img, if that is already not the case.
STEP 6: Boot Infinix Note 11 to Fastboot Mode
- Connect your device to the PC via USB cable. Make sure USB Debugging is enabled.
- Then head over to the platform-tools folder, type in CMD in the address bar, and hit Enter. This will launch the Command Prompt.
- Type in the following command in the CMD window to boot your device to Fastboot Mode
adb reboot bootloader
- Now type in the below command to verify the Fastboot Connection
- If you get a device ID followed by the fastboot keyword, then the connection stands successful and you may now proceed ahead to root your Infinix Note 10 Pro.
STEP 7: Flash Magisk Patched Boot.img and Root Infinix Note 11
- To begin with, make sure that you have transferred the magisk_patched.img file to the platform-tools folder.
- Now type in the below command in the CMD window (that is opened inside the platform-tools folder) to flash the Magisk Patched file:
fastboot flash boot magisk_patched.img
- Once that is done, reboot your device to the OS via the following command
that’s it. These were the steps to root Infinix Note 11 via Magisk without using TWRP recovery. If you have any questions about the above steps, let us know in the comments. We will contact you with a solution as soon as possible.