• December 2019
 

How to Root Realme X and Install TWRP Recovery

 
 
 

If you want how to guide to root Realme X and install TWRP custom Recovery on it, then this article is for you. Here in this article, we will guide you how to root Realme X (RMX1901) and install TWRP recovery. Just follow the article completely step by step. Let’s take a look at Realme X specs and features.

How to Root Realme X and Install TWRP Recocery

Realme X featured with a glass panel on the front side which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 along with the plastic body. It’s a Dual SIM 4 G LTE connectivity smartphone and weighs 191 grams. The phone comes with a 6.53-AMOLED display panel that supports 1080 x 2340 pixels of resolutions and offers 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It runs on Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box along with ColorOS 6 running on top.

Realme flagship smartphone powered by Octa0-Core Qualcomm SDM710 Snapdragon 710 (10 nm) processor inside along with Adreno 616 GPU for graphics process. It’s available in 4 GB and 6 GB of RAM options with 64 GB internal storage. There is a top-end model also available that comes with 8 Gb of RAM and 128 GB internal storage. In terms of camera, it has dual camera sensors on the backside along with LED flash. There is a 48-megapixel main camera with f/1.7 aperture, 26mm (wide), 1/2″, 0.8µm and PDAF and a 5-megapixel depth sensor secondary camera with f/2.4 aperture.

For selfies, it comes with Motorized pop-up 16-megapixel camera. The phone packed with Non-removable Li-Po 3765 mAh battery inside and supports Fast battery charging 20W and can charge phone up to 55% in just 30 minutes. There is a fingerprint scanner present under the display.

Let’s get back to the main topic, there are several advantages of rooting and installing TWRP Custom Recovery. Just follow the article step by step to install TWRP Recovery on RealmeX and root it.

Advantages of TWRP Recovery

  • Flash Custom ROM on your device using TWRP.
  • Root and Unroot your device using TWRP Recovery flashable zip SuperSU.
  • Flash the image file on your device using TWRP Recovery.
  • You can underclock and overclock.
  • Easy to flash and use Xposed Modules on your device using TWRP.
  • Easy access to restore the Nandroid Backup.
  • You can install Magisk on your device.
  • Flash modding zip files to customize your phone.
  • Create and Restore Nandroid Backup using TWRP Recovery.
  • Remove all bloatware from your device using TWRP Recovery.
  • Perform clean Wipe, Cache, and Data in your device.

Advantages of Rooting

  • You can get access to all files on your device, even the files which present in the root directory of your device.
  • You can increase the performance of your device by overclocking.
  • By rooting you can increase battery life by underclocking your device.
  • You can uninstall Bloatware on your phone.
  • You can block Ads on any Android applications such as Youtube and other game-related applications.
  • By Rooting your device, you can View, Edit or Delete any system file inside the root directory.

Disclaimer

If anything happens to your device during this process or after this process, we will not responsible for. So. proceed at your own risk.

How to Root Realme X  RMX1901 and Install TWRP Recovery

Prerequisites

  • Make sure you have installed ADB and Fastboot on your PC/Laptop for this procedure.
  • Make ake sure your phone’s bootloader is unlocked. If not then click on the link to Unlock Bootloader of the Realme X. Click Here
  • Before starting this procedure, make sure to take a full backup of your phone.
  • Make sure that your phone charged up to 60%.
  • This article works only for Realme X. Don’t try on other devices.
  • Make sure you have installed Realme X USB drivers on your PC/Laptop.
  • Enable Developer Options: Go to Settings>> About device. Tap 7 times on Build number to enable Developer options.
  • Enable OEM Unlock and USB debugging options: Settings>>Developer options

Download

Install TWRP Recovery on Realme X

  • Download the TWRP Recovery file from the download section and rename it to recovery.
  • Go to the ABD and Fastboot folder and run the command prompt by holding the Shift key and right-click on an empty space inside the folder.
  • Now click on the Open PowerShell window here.
  • Now, reboot your phone into Fastboot mode by press and hold the Volume Down + Power key together for a few seconds.
  • Now connect your phone to the Windows PC or Laptop via USB cable.
  • Now write the following command
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
  • again, write the following command to reboot your phone.
fastboot reboot

You have successfully installed TWRP Custom Recovery on Realme X smartphone.

Note – Don’t try to flash both Magisk and SuperSU on your phone. You need to root either with SuperSU or Magisk

Root Realme X using SuperSU

  • Download SuperSU zip file on your Windows PC or Laptop, download link mention in the download section.
  • Now transfer the SuperSU zip file into your phone’s root (internal) memory.
  • Now reboot your phone into TWRP recovery mode by pressing Volume Down and Power button together for few seconds. In case this is not taking you into TWRP Recovery Mode, then try Volume UP and Power Button. In some phone, you can access the recovery menu by this.
  • Once you inside TWRP recovery, tap on install and select superSU zip file.
  • Now swipe to confirm.
  • Now tap on reboot.

You have successfully root Realme X smartphone using SuperSU.

Root Realme X using Magisk

  • Download Magisk zip file on your Windows PC or Laptop, download link mention in the download section.
  • Now transfer the Magisk zip file into your phone’s root (internal) memory.
  • Now reboot your phone into TWRP recovery mode by pressing Volume Down and Power button together for few seconds. In case this is not taking you into TWRP Recovery Mode, then try Volume UP and Power Button. In some phone, you can access the recovery menu by this.
  • Once you inside TWRP recovery, tap on install and select Magisk zip file.
  • Now swipe to confirm.
  • Now tap on reboot.

That’s it, you have root Realme X smartphone successfully and install TWRP on it. If you face any problem or issue during the process, let us know in the comment section.

 

About the Author

This is Munendra Rathore, a tech enthusiast. I love keeping myself updated with the latest technologies, mainly smartphone and software. I also have a keen interest in Photography, Fitness, and Knowledge Sharing.

   
 

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