Realme X2 Pro is the first flagship device from Realme. It comes with the latest Snapdragon 855+ processor and more flagship features. Like any other Android phone, it also comes with a locked bootloader which means you can not write or modify your device. And in case if you want to root or install custom ROM on your Realme X2 pro, then first you have to unlock the bootloader. Here is the guide on How to Unlock Bootloader on Realme X2 Pro.
The Realme X2 Pro is still left to release in some regions, and it is scheduled to release soon. And I have good news for you that you can now unlock bootloader of Realme X2 Pro for further modifications. Also, the TWRP Recovery is now available which you can install on your phone after unlocking the bootloader. Before we get to the Realme X2 Pro unlock bootloader guide check out the device features.
Realme X2 Pro – Features
It features a big 6.5-inch Super AMOLED 90 Hz display with Full HD+ (1080 x 2400 pixels) resolution. Out of the box, the device comes with Android 9 based ColorOS 6. Realme X2 Pro powered with powerful Snapdragon 855+ which is integrated with Adreno 640 GPU. The device comes in various storage options 6GB, 8GB, and 12GB RAM along with 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB of internal storage respectively. The 256GB variant has UFS3.0 storage and the other two variants have UFS2.1.
Talking about its camera, it has four cameras at the back including 64-megapixel, 13-megapixel, 8-megapixel, and 2-megapixel. The front camera is in dewdrop notch, and it is on 16-megapixel. It boasts a 4000mAh battery with 50W fast charging. These are amazing specs, and you can maximize the phone performance by customizing your phone. So now let’s move the bootloader unlocking guide.
Realme X2 Pro Unlock Bootloader
Unlocking Bootloader allows you to flash custom ROM and root your phone. So if you like custom modifications then first follow the below method to unlock bootloader on Realme X2 Pro.
There is no doubt that unlocking bootloader has many advantages, but on the other hand, it also has some negative points such as it can void the warranty, and it will erase all data. First, follow the prerequisites and proceed with steps.
- Take a full backup of data (It will format your device)
- Charge your phone to at least 50%
- Install ADB & Fastboot drivers on your PC
- Update your phone to the latest available version
- Download Realme X2 Pro Unlock Tool APK (Link)
Guide to Unlock Bootloader on Realme X2 Pro
Step 1) First download the Unlock APK and transfer it to your Realme X2 Pro.
Step 2) Install the Unlock Tool app on your phone, if it asks for permission to install the app from an unknown source then provide the permission.
Step 3) Now open Settings on your phone and then go to About Phone.
Step 4) In About phone click 7 times on Version and it will show ‘You are now a developer’.
Step 5) Go back to the main Settings and go to Other Settings > Developer Mode.
Step 7) Now connect your Realme X2 Pro to PC.
Step 8) After connecting the phone open Unlock Tool app.
Step 9) In the unlock app, click on Start Applying. And on the next page, mark the checkbox and click on Submit Application.
Step 10) Wait for a few minutes or an hour and then check the status on the app. If the application is approved, then it will show ‘Review Successful’.
Step 11) In the App, click on ‘Start the in-depth test’. When you click on start test, the phone will reboot into the screen showing fastboot_unlock_verify_ok.
Step 12) Open Command or PowerShell window on your computer. And enter the below command to boot your phone into Fastboot.
adb reboot bootloader
Step 13) When your device reboot into Fastboot Mode then enter the below command for Realme X2 Pro Bootloader Unlock.
fastboot flashing unlock
Step 14) After the above command, you will see two option on your phone. Use the volume buttons to toggle and power button to select. Select the unlock Bootloader option.
Step 15) Now it will unlock the bootloader and erase all the data. After reboot, set up your phone and enjoy.
Now you have unlocked bootloader on Realme X2 Pro, and your phone is now eligible for system modifications like rooting, custom rom, custom recovery, custom fonts and custom boot animation.
So there you have it the complete guide on Realme X2 Pro Unlock Bootloader. For more Realme X2 Pro guides, track upcoming posts. If you have any queries, do let us know in the comment section.