How To Install SuperSU Root Apk On Rooted Android Devices

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Alexandra Davidson
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Oct 29, 2018, 6:18:51 AM via Website


SuperSU Root Apk is a very popular Superuser access management tool that was developed for Rooted Android devices. It works as a security guard for Android devices and helps users to manage app permissions. In here you can find the guide on installing SuperSU Root Apk on Rooted Android devices.


  • What Is SuperSU Root Apk
  • Highlighted Features
  • Requirements
  • Download Process

SuperSU Root APK in Brief

SuperSU Root Apk was designed by Chainfire who is a member of XDA Developers.SuperSU Root APK comes in a special frame of security in order to manage app permissions. When you use the SuperSU Root , it asks your permission whether you want to allow that particular app to have root access or not. Then you can make your decision. In here SuperSU Root APK lets you protect your Android devices from the unauthorized apps.SuperSU Root APK is the best way to keep the device safe.

Highlighted Features

  • Gives chance to grant root access or deny
  • View a list of all the apps which were granted root permission and
    which were denied
  • Unroot the device completely or temporarily
  • Runs in Ghost mode in the background of your device

SuperSU Root APK is completely free but there is also a premium version of the app which offers additional features like Per-app logging configuration and PIN Protection.


  • Latest SuperSU zip file
  • TWRP or CWM Recovery
  • Suggested Android device

How To Root Android Devices and Install SuperSU Root APK

  • Download the latest SuperSU zip file on your device

  • Move the downloaded zip file to device internal storage

  • Power off the device

  • Reboot the device into recovery mode

  • Tap on "Install" and select the SuperSU zip file that you transferred

  • After selecting the .zip file, do "Swipe to Confirm Flash" on the
    bottom of the screen to begin the flashing process

  • Once SuperSU is flashed, you’ll get "Reboot System option", select it

  • Now you have rooted your device

  • Next, TWRP will ask you to install the SuperSU root APK

  • "Tap on Do not Install" sinceTWRP may fail to recognize whether you
    have SuperSU installed or not

  • Instead of it, download and install SuperSU from the Google Play

    Notes & Troubleshooting

  • Backup your files before proceeding flashing process

  • Do not install SuperSU root APK via TWRP


All the thanks and credits go to Chainfire who is the developers of the SuperSU

— modified on Oct 29, 2018, 6:22:45 AM

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Jan 10, 2021, 8:59:32 AM via Website

How to Use SuperSU Root tools on Android Device

This is a root-only app; that means you can install it on the Android device only if the device is rooted. It will not work on any unrooted smartphone. After downloading and following the above requirements, follow the steps below to use it on Android.

Step 1: Boot your smartphone into the bootloader mode.

Step 2: Now, in the prompt, write “fastboot flash recovery.img.”

Step 3: Let flashing the recovery.img, and shift to the recovery mode.

Step 4: in the TWRP mode, continue to “advance” then to the “ADB sideload” and swipe to continue.

Step 5: Now, sideload Super SU downloads the latest version.

Step 6: Let process and reboot making SuperSU successfully installed on your Android device.