How to Install TWRP Recovery on LG G7 Fit? Official Tutorial!

Welcome, in this article I will demonstrate how to install TWRP Recovery on LG G7 Fit. So stay until the end of the article and with the help of step by step guide, install TWRP on your phone.


What is TWRP Recovery?

TWRP or TeamWin Recovery Project is a custom recovery project and is flashable on Android smartphones. TWRP recovery, when installed on a smartphone over stock recovery, can provide more features. So, now let’s see about LG G7 Fit.

About LG G7 Fit

Here are some of the key features and specifications of the newly launched LG G7 Fit smartphone.

  • Firstly, it has a 6.1 inches display with a resolution of 1440 by 3120 pixels. A total of 563 pixels per inch.
  • And LG G7 Fit also comes with Android 8.1 OREO.
  • And under the hood, the phone has a Snapdragon 821 chipset.
  • The Phone also comes with 4 GB Ram and 32 GB/64 GB Storage. 
  • Furthermore, the camera sensor is – 16MP rear camera and 8 MP front shooter.
  • Finally, the battery on the phone is a non-removable 3000 mAh.

MUST READVarious Issues on the LG G7 Fit & How to Fix Them. 


What are the Advantages of Installing TWRP Recovery on the LG G7 Fit?

There are quite a few benefits of installing TWRP on LG G7 Fit. Here are some of them :

  • Firstly, you can root your phone.
  • And also install ZIP files and custom Roms on the phone.
  • You can wipe cache and reset your smartphone.
  • And take a backup of your current data and restore it whenever you want to on the LG G7 Fit.

Furthermore, let’s now take a look at some of the disadvantages of installing TWRP recovery.

Some Disadvantages of Installing TWRP Recovery on the LG G7 Fit

Below are some of the cons of TWRP recovery which you should keep in mind before installing on your LG G7 Fit.

  • First of all, it will void your warranty.
  • And you may brick your Phone if you do not follow the steps correctly.
  • Also, the user will not be able to get OTA updates anymore on the device.
  • Now that you have read some of the Pros and cons of TWRP recovery on the LG G7 Fit, let’s start with the installation procedure.

How to Install TWRP Recovery on LG G7 Fit?

Prerequisite

Before starting the installation process on the LG G7 Fit, do keep the following things in mind.

TWRP LG G7 Fit

Let’s Install TWRP Recovery: Method 1

  • First of all, download TWRP recovery image of the LG G7 Fit. (Check Below For The File)
  • And rename it as TWRP.img
  • Also, download appropriate USB drivers of the LG G7 Fit and install it on PC.
  • Reminder, Unlocking Bootloader is an important step before you install TWRP recovery. It is not recommended to install TWRP recovery before unlocking the bootloader.
  • Now, set up ADB and Fastboot on your PC. To do that download ADB here.

Install procedure For ADB Fastboot :
1. Launch it That Require administrator privileges.
2. Click Yes to install ADB and Fastboot or No to not.
3. Press Yes to install ADB system wide or No for the current user only
4. Click Yes to install Drivers or No to skip
5. Continue the Driver installation
6. 15 seconds passed – it will finish the process                                    Source – XDA 

  • And now open the folder – “TWRP.img
  • Furthermore, open a command window in the folder itself. To do that, Shift + Right-click on any empty space and then select open command window.
  • Now, connect your LG G7 Fit to PC.
  • And, boot your LG G7 Fit device into Fastboot mode. To do that type the following code in the command window

adb reboot bootloader

Now the device will boot into the Fastboot mode. After that type the following code –

fastboot flash recovery twrp-2.8.x.x-xxx.img.

  • And do replace TWRP.img above with the name of your TWRP recovery image file.
  •  Now it will start flashing TWRP Recovery and after that type the following –

fastboot reboot

  • This command will reboot your device.
  • And congrats, finally you have successfully installed TWRP Recovery on the LG G7 Fit.
  • TWRP Image File for LG G7 Fit will be added once available. The article will be updated 😀

NEXT – How to Install custom ROM on LG G7 Fit.

How to Install TWRP custom recovery on the LG G7 Fit? Method 2

  • Firstly, Download Flashify app on the LG G7 Fit.
  • And open the app and furthermore you will see three options, “Boot Image” “Recovery Image” and “Zip File”. 
  • First, click on “Recovery Image” as soon as you click you will be able to see some more options.
  • Next, click on download TWRP. You will also see an option of downloading CWM custom recovery too, but consider downloading TWRP custom recovery.
  • And now it will download TWRP file for the LG G7 Fit. And after the downloading finishes. Finally, click on “Yes install custom Recovery”.
  • That’s it now sit back and relax till the recovery installs on the phone.
  • Finally, congratulations you have successfully install TWRP recovery on your LG G7 Fit. Now, you can install your favorite custom ROMs and zip files on the phone.

Related Article. Unroot LG G7 Fit and go back to stock ROM.

In conclusion, do the steps carefully to install TWRP Recovery on the LG G7 Fit and also make sure to see the pre-requisite before starting the process. Before flashing TWRP Recovery, check for the supported model number. And you can also check for your device here on TWRP website and make sure about the recovery file.