Install latest TWRP custom recovery on LG G5 H850


TeamWin official released latest TWRP recovery version 3.0.0-2 for multiple devices including LG G5 model H850. The latest version is packed with multiple improvements, redesigned user friendly interface and bug fixes, If you were the one who is looking for the best custom recovery for your LG G5 then we recommend you try the latest TWRP 3.0.0 on your device. Just carry on along with the guide to install TWRP recovery on LG G5 H850.

There are multiple benefits of having a TWRP recovery installed on your device including you can install Xposed Framework, mods and Custom ROMs to enhance user experience. So just go ahead and follow the step by step process to install TWRP custom recovery on LG G5 H850.

Benefits of a custom recovery:

Flash Custom ROMs: Custom recovery let’s you flash the custom firmware in your device, Custom ROMs have freedom to customize User-Interface and much more which you can’t find in the Stock firmware. You can update to any type of Android firmware available for your device.

Mods and Tweaks: Android OS let’s you install custom mods and tweaks, further you can install custom kernels to over clock CPU speed to enhance device performance.

Backup and Restore firmware: Custom recovery also contain feature to backup/restore whole OS including data and Apps. You can store multiple backups of your device depending on the available storage.

How to install TWRP recovery on LG G5 H850

Before you begin:

Disclaimer: This tutorial includes multiple operations including Custom recovery and root. Follow the guide on your own risk, we are not responsible if you brick or damage your device however the chances of bricking a device are rare but you have to pay full attention on the complete guide to avoid any issues and difficulties while performing any of the above mentioned operation.

  • Enable USB Debugging (Settings >> Developer Options >> USB debugging)
  • Your phone battery should be charged minimum 60%

Download these files:

Process to install TWRP recovery on LG G5 H850

Just follow the below simple steps in sequence to install TWRP recovery on LG G5 H850.

Extract the downloaded TWRP recovery file and rename in to recovery.img

Now connect your device to the PC using USB cable.

Open the adb-and-fastboot folder you extracted earlier and copy the TWRP recovery inside the adb-and-fastboot folder.

Inside adb-and-fastboot folder, press SHIFT and Right-Click on an empty space inside the same folder.

Click on Open command prompt here as shown in picture below.


Now enter the following command to boot your device into bootloader mode,

“adb reboot bootloader”

Once your device boots into bootloader mode then type the following command to flash TWRP recovery on your device,

“fastboot flash recovery recovery.img”

Wait for the process to complete. The above command will do the final process and will flash TWRP recovery on your LG G5.

That’s it! You have successfully installed TWRP recovery on your LG G5 H850, If you have any query feel free to contact us.

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