How to Root Realme 12 Pro+ ~ Without PC

If you want to root your Realme 12 Pro+ and if you also want full rights to it, then today in this article we will tell you how you can root your device. But before rooting, it is important to know about its advantages and disadvantages. So let’s discuss this first.

What is Root?

The process of obtaining privileged access, also referred to as root access or superuser permissions, on the Android operating system is called “rooting” an Android device. It lets users access the full Android file system, edit the software, and make adjustments that are typically prohibited by the carrier or device maker.

Advantages or Benefits of rooting

  • Superuser Access: Rooting gives you supervisory access, allowing you to identify and modify all permissions on your device.
  • Custom ROMs Installation: After rooting, you can install custom ROMs on your device, which can give you new and better features.
  • Improving Battery Life and Performance: By rooting, you can install applications that can improve battery life and performance.
  • Freedom to Update: Rooting allows you to update your device to the latest Android versions, which come with maximum security and new features.
  • Complete modification of applications: After rooting, you can completely modify the applications installed on your device, giving you more control.

Disadvantages or Cons of Rooting

  • Warranty Issue: When you root your device, you lose its warranty. The company may refuse to help you solve the problem.
  • Security Threat: Rooted devices may be vulnerable from a security point of view because, once rooted, your device may be at risk of gaining access to unauthorized applications and processes.
  • Lack of Software Updates: Companies may pause providing software updates for rooted devices, leaving you without the latest security and patch updates.
  • Chance of Bricking: If something goes wrong with the rooting process, the device may get bricked, making your phone a useless electronic device.
  • Effect on Battery: Some rooted applications and processes can drain the battery quickly, reducing the battery life of the device.

Pre Requirements:

  • Data Backup: Before rooting, keep the data on your device in a safe place, because rooting corrupts the data on your device.
  • Battery charge: Your device should have more than 80% charge so that your battery does not drain.
  • Device version check: Very carefully, check your device’s model number and version, as you will need to know the correct rooting method and download some files for your device.
  • Internet access: Make sure that you have internet access while rooting. because you need to download some files and know the unlock tools.
  • Correct USB Drivers and Cable: Install the correct USB drivers for your device on your PC and choose an original USB cable. This will help you connect your phone to the PC properly.

Let’s Root Realme 12 Pro+

Two simple and safe ways to root your Realme 12 Pro+ have been discovered after experimenting with a number of approaches. So be sure to meet the prerequisites for safe rooting before beginning. Method 1: Root your gadget without a computer Second Method: Make use of the TWRP Custom Recovery.

Warning:- Rooting your device could void its warranty and cause security issues. Thus, rooting your smartphone is something you do at your own risk.

Method #1: Root Realme 12 Pro+ Without PC

  • Download and install the KingoRoot app on your Realme 12 Pro+.
install the application
  • Make sure to enable the “unknown source” settings on your device.
  • Now, open the application and click on the One-Click Root option.
One Click Root option
  • Wait until the rooting process ends on the Kingoroot app.
  • After completing the process, your Realme 12 Pro+ has been successfully rooted.

Method #2: Using the TWRP Custom Recovery

Step 1: Unlock the bootloader

  • Enable Developer Options: Go to device settings, scroll down, and tap on “About phone” then tap on “Build number”, several times until “Developer Options” is activated.
Enable Devloper Option
  • Go to Settings and select “Developers Mode.” Now find the options “OEM Unlocking” and “USB Debugging” and enable them.
Enable USB Debugging
oem unlocking
  • Now boot your Realme 12 Pro+ into bootloader mode to unlock the bootloader.
  • Connect the phone to the PC or laptop using a USB cable.
  • Type the command “fastboot oem unlock” in the terminal.

Step 2: Install and flash TWRP custom Recovery

  • Download the file: Go to the TWRP official website and download the TWRP recovery file for your Realme 12 Pro+, according to your device’s model “12 Pro+” and brand “Realme.” The file can be a string or in “img” format.
  • Boot your phone into bootloader mode: To enter bootloader mode, you can press and hold your phone’s “Power button” and “Volume Down” buttons simultaneously. After that, you have to select “Bootloader” or “Fastboot” by using the “Volume Up/Down button”.
  • Flashing TWRP Recovery: After getting your phone into Fastboot mode, use a USB cable and connect it to your PC.
  • Flash the recovery: Now, open the flashing tool on your PC and select the TWRP recovery file on your phone. Select the appropriate option to flash the file, and wait for the process to complete.

If you need a TWRP installation guide, check out our related posts; you may know more about TWRP Custom Recovery.

Step 3: Get the correct Magisk Zip

We hope that you guys completed the TWRP process, which we told you about very well in the earlier method. So now we assume that you have completed the TWRP flashing process on your Realme 12 Pro+. After that, you are ready to flash the Magisk zip files. So now go and download the Magisk zip files, which are given below.

Step 4: Root using Magisk Zip

  • Let’s start by booting TWRP Custom Recovery.
  • Press the “Install button” and find the “Magisk file”.
Install Button
  • Select the “.zip” file from the shown list to open the flashing menu.
Select Magisk Zip
  • “Swipe right” to start the flashing process.
Right swipe
  • Reboot your device when the flashing process is complete.

Wonderful! The rooting of your Realme 12 Pro+ has been accomplished. You are now a “superuser,” too. It is possible to modify your device to grant administrator-level access.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q- Can I install banking app on rooted phone?

Ans. Installing banking apps on a rooted phone may pose security risks, as it could compromise the integrity of the device’s security features. Many banking apps have security measures to detect rooted devices and may not function properly. It’s advisable to use such apps on non-rooted devices for enhanced security.

Q- Can I uninstall system apps without root?

Ans. Uninstalling system apps without root access is typically not possible, as system apps are part of the device’s firmware. However, some non-root methods involve disabling or hiding these apps using settings or third-party applications, providing a workaround for users who want to minimize their visibility.

Q- Is Magisk the best root?

Ans. Magisk is widely regarded as one of the best rooting solutions for Android devices due to its systemless approach and ability to bypass SafetyNet checks. It offers a flexible and modular framework for customization while maintaining compatibility with various apps. However, the best root method may depend on individual preferences and device compatibility.


Hello friends, We hope that you have rooted your Realme 12 Pro+ using the methods we mentioned. By rooting, you get full rights to your device, through which you can do many types of upgrades. And if you face any problems during rooting, you can tell us by commenting. We will find a solution to your problem and give it to you. And thanks for reading this article till now.

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