The latest version of TWRP 3.0.2 custom recovery can now be installed on LG G5 using this guide. The basic software installed on the device, which Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, surely able to perform changes and customizations better than others, satisfies your needs. To make this possible, the first step is to install a custom recovery. In this article we show the procedure to be performed for install TWRP Recovery 3 on LG G5.
Before proceeding with the guide to install TWRP Recovery, remember to unblock the bootloader on LG G5. Furthermore, proceeding, you will void the warranty on your LG G5. I suggest you also make a backup of the data before installing TWRP Recovery 3 on LG G5 or making any kind of modification. Now let's continue with the tutorial.
Details of TWRP RecoverysuLG G5
TWRP TouchRecovery will allow you to install custom ROMs and have advanced options such as formatting the system partition, making backups, etc.
Download LG G5 USB Driver
To install TWRP TouchRecovery on LG G5 you will need to connect your phone to your computer. To do this, importanteaver installed the USB drivers for LG G5 correctly on the computer. If you have not done so, you can download the latest drivers in the USB Driver section of the official LG website.
It is always advisable to back up important data that may be needed after installing a new custom ROM, an official software update or anything else. Make a preventive backup to avoid data loss.
Some tips to keep in mind
- Do you have any problems connecting your Android phone to your computer? need to enable USB debugging mode on your phone. To do this, go inSettings> Phone info> Software information and click on the build number until the word appears You are now a developer. Go back to the menu Settingsand in Developer options activate the voiceUSB debugging.
- Make sure your Android device's battery is charged at least 80-85%. Because, if the phone suddenly goes off during the process, you could cause permanent damage.
- (Important) Copy all the backup files from the internal memory to the computer in case of problems.
Now, let's proceed with the guide to install TWRP Recoverysu LG G5.
How to install TWRP Recovery 3 on LG G5
We have created a detailed guide with step-by-step instructions on how to install TWRP Recoverysu LG G5. If you are used to installing recovery and personalizing all Nexus devices, then this should not be different. Read each line carefully and make sure you read the guide at least once before running it on your Android device.
- This guide to install TWRP Recovery only for LG G5 H850. Do not try this procedure on other phone variants.
- Make sure you back up all the data on your phone before proceeding.
- The Bootloader must be unlocked.
If you have all the above requirements, you can proceed in the guide.
Step 1 – Install ABD and Fastboot on your PC following this guide. Eventually you will need to have a folder called Android-adb.
Step2 – Connect LG G5 to the PC with a USB cable.
Step3 – Download TWRP (TWRP-3.0.2-0-h850.img) and copy this file into the folderAndroid-adb created in the first step.
Step4 – Vainella directoryAndroid-adbthat you created by following the guide to install ABD and Fastboot, hold down the Shift key on the keyboard, click with the right mouse button inside the folder and selectOpen command window here ...
step5 – In the Command Prompt type the following command and press Enter.
adb reboot bootloader
STEP6 – LG G5 turns off and then restarts in Fastboot mode. Once the drivers have been installed, proceed as follows.
NOTE: Alternatively, you can also access the Fastboot mode by turning off the phone. Then turn it on by pressing Volume Gi + Power together.
Passo7 – Type the following command and press Enter.
fastboot flash recovery twrp-3.0.2-0-h850.img
Passo8 – Once the process is complete, TWRP recovery will be installed on the device.
Step 9 – To be able to start TWRP Recovery, you will need to turn off your smartphone and then turn it on by holding down the keysVolume Up+Power.
Passo10 – Since everything went well, you can exit recovery mode and return to the normal phone by selectingremote system nowfrom the recovery menu. The phone will now restart.