Root and install TWRP recovery on LG G4


In this guide you will be able to install twrp recovery and root LG G4. Once you achieve root and successfully install TWRP recovery on LG G4 you would be able to install Xposed Framework, mods and Custom ROMs to enhance user experience, further you can modify system files and even remove bloatware from your device to maximize RAM and storage related resources. So just go ahead and follow the step by step process to install TWRP custom recovery and root LG G4.

How to root and install TWRP recovery on LG G4

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%
  • Your device bootloader should be unlocked

Download these files:

Process to install TWRP recovery on LG G4

Just follow the below simple steps in sequence to install TWRP recovery on LG G4.

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”

Then type the following command to flash TWRP recovery in your device,

“fastboot flash recovery recovery.img”

Wait for the process to complete.

You have successfully installed TWRP recovery on your LG G4. Now follow this guide to root LG G4.

That’s it, you have successfully installed TWRP recovery on LG G4. If you have any query feel free to contact us by posting your comment in the below provided comment section. Follow us on Facebook/Twitter/Google+ for future update.

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