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How to root Huawei Mate 8 L-29 on Android 6.0 [Guide]

mate8 [1]These are the guidelines to root Huawei Mate 8 L-29 running the Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) update.

REQUIREMENTS

BEFORE WE BEGIN

HOW TO ROOT HUAWEI MATE 8 L-29 RUNNING ANDROID 6.0

  1. Download the SuperSU from this link [3] directly to the desktop of the computer.
  2. Connect the Huawei Mate 8 L-29 to the computer with the USB cable.
  3. Copy the SuperSU zip over to the internal storage SD card.
  4. Unplug the Mate 8 device from the computer and the USB cable.
  5. Boot the Huawei Mate 8 device in the recovery mode and it will boot the TWRP you installed earlier.
  6. Choose the ‘Install’ option from the recovery menu.
  7. Browse the SD card for the SuperSU zip file.

Swipe to confirm you wish to install that zip on your Mate 8 device and it will flash the SuperSU which grants the rooting permissions on your device.