Realme 5 Pro is one of the best budget Android smartphone, and it is available in many countries. If you are one of the Realme fans and using the Realme 5 Pro, then I have good news for you. The stable TWRP Recovery for Realme 5 Pro is now available, which means you can now root your phone and install custom ROMs. Here you will How to Root Realme 5 Pro & How to Install TWRP Recovery on Realme 5 Pro.
TWRP Recovery is a Custom Recovery for Android phones which comes with additional features than Stock Recovery. Using TWRP Recovery, you can root your phone, and you can install Custom ROMs on your phone and much more. In this guide, we will guide you to install TWRP Recovery and root Realme 5 Pro. For rooting, we will be using the Magisk with TWRP Recovery. I will separate the guide into the different sections to make the guide easy for you. So are you ready to root your phone? If yes, let’s begin the guide.
How to Root Realme 5 Pro
There are multiple ways to root Realme 5 pro, but right now, the TWRP method is working. So we will guide you to Root Realme 5 Pro with TWRP Recovery. But for this first, you need to install TWRP Recovery. Don’t worry, we will also let you know how to install TWRP recovery. Let’s start with downloading the stable TWRP Recovery.
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Download TWRP Recovery for Realme 5 Pro
Android phones come with Stock Recovery by default, but it has limited and basic features like wipe data, reboot to other modes, apply updates, etc. And TWRP Recovery is a modified custom recovery with advanced features. So if you want to get all the additional features of TWRP recovery, you can use the below link to download it.
- TWRP Recovery for Realme 5 Pro (RMX1971EX)
All thanks to thesprintster & mauronofrio for providing the Realme 5 Pro TWRP Recovery. This is a stable TWRP Recovery and tested by many testers. Below we have listed what’s working in this TWRP Recovery.
- SD Card
- ROM Flashing
Now let’s take you to the TWRP installation guide. But you need some drivers and tools for that, and we have concluded all in the Prerequisites. So check out the prerequisites first.
- TWRP Recovery required (use the above link)
- Install ADB & Fastboot driver on your PC
- Download Magisk zip and Magisk Manager APK
- Take a full backup of your data
- The bootloader must be unlocked
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How to Install TWRP Recovery on Realme 5 Pro
Installing TWRP Recovery is as simple as installing it on other Android devices. So it is going to be easy for you if you have ever installed the TWRP Recovery earlier. But if not, then you need to be careful while installing the TWRP; otherwise, you may brick your device.
Step 1) Copy the downloaded TWRP image file to C:\adb location on your computer.
Step 2) Rename it to twrp.img (twrp-RMX1971-20191018.img to twrp.img) for convenience.
Step 3) Now, make sure the battery is more than 50% on your phone, then turn off the phone.
Step 4) Now you need to boot Realme 5 Pro to Fastboot Mode, to do that long press Volume Up + Power button together.
Step 5) Release both buttons when you see the Fastboot screen. Now your Realme 5 Pro is in Fastboot Mode/Bootloader Mode.
Step 6) Connect your phone to the PC while the phone is in Fastboot Mode.
Step 7) Now in C:\adb location press Shift + Right click on an empty area and select ‘Open PowerShell window here’ or ‘Open Command window here.’
Step 8) In PowerShell/Command window, then the below command to check if the phone is connected or not. After entering the command, it should return some ID.
Step 9) If your device is connected, then enter the below command to install TWRP Recovery on Realme 5 Pro.
fastboot flash recovery twrp.img
Step 10) Now, you have installed TWRP on Realme 5 Pro. You can stop here if you don’t want to root your phone and reboot into the system. But if you’re going to root your phone, follow the further steps.
After installing the TWRP Recovery, you can easily root your phone. Also, make sure the bootloader is unlocked. Let’s begin the rooting steps.
Steps to Root Realme 5 Pro with Magisk
Before you root your device, here are some risks involved in the process.
*Warning: You will not receive official OTA Updates & You may also lose your phone warranty.
Step 1) Copy Magisk zip and Magisk Manager APK to phone storage.
Step 2) Charge your phone to at least 50% for hurdle free rooting.
Step 3) Power off your device.
Step 4) Boot your Realme 5 Pro into TWRP Recovery, to this long press Volume Down + Power button together.
Step 5) Release both buttons when you see the TWRP Recovery icon.
Step 6) In TWRP Recovery, go to Install option. Browse and locate the Magisk Zip file.
Step 7) Swipe the slider to flash Magisk and root Realme 5 Pro.
Step 8) Now, reboot your phone into the system (In TWRP click on Reboot > System).
Step 9) After rebooting, install the Magisk Manager APK, and manage root access.
That’s all; now you have rooted Realme 5 Pro. You can now take advantage of all the root features like uninstalling pre-installed apps, take a full system backup, apply custom fonts, and more.
So there you have it the complete guide on how to root Realme 5 Pro and how to install TWRP Recovery on Realme 5 Pro. This is an easy guide, and it is tested and working. Enjoy your rooted Realme 5 Pro.