Root LG X5 (2018) via SuperSU & Magisk + Two More METHODS!

In this article, I will show you how to root LG X5 2018 smartphone. And with easy step by step instruction guide on how to successfully root. So, let’s straight away dive into the tutorial guide. Stay until the end.


What do you mean by Root?

Root or Rooting a device, simply means that you are now able to take full control of your Android device. After rooting, the smartphone has the ability to customize beyond limits. So, there are quite a few benefits of rooting the VIVO Y83. So, let us see what are those benefits.

What are the Advantages or Benefits of Rooting the LG X5 2018?

Well, here are some of the Pros of rooting the LG X5 Android device:

  1. First of all, the user takes the control of the phone.
  2. And also customize the user interface and control the frequency of the CPU as well as GPU.
  3. There are also different available Mods that can be downloadable for free.
  4. You can also, Install Custom Roms on the phone.
  5. In conclusion, you can customize the LG X5 Android phone beyond limits.

So above were some of the key benefits of rooting your Android smartphone. But is it all good? NO. Below are some of the cons or disadvantages of rooting the phone.


What are the CONS of Rooting the LG X5 2018?

Now let’s see some of the cons of rooting the LG X5 Android smartphone:

  1. Firstly, the warranty is void after rooting the device.
  2. And your phone could be completely dead and not usable anymore. (If anything goes wrong)
  3. Also, performance issue may arrive due to lack of optimization for the particular model.

So now that you have seen Pros and Cons of rooting the LG X5, Let’s see step by step tutorial on how to root the phone.

About LG X5 2018

Here are some of the key features and specifications of the newly launched LG X5 2018 smartphone.

  • Firstly, it has 6.5 inches HD display with a resolution of 1280 × 720 pixels. A total of pixels per inch.
  • And LG X5 also comes with Android 8.1 OREO.
  • And under the hood, the phone has a MediaTek MT6750 Octa-core 1.5Ghz chipset.
  • The Phone also comes with 2GB Ram and 32GB Storage. 
  • Furthermore, the camera sensor on LG X5 2018- 13MP rear camera and 5 MP front shooter.
  • Finally, the battery on LG X5 is a non-removable 4500 mAh.

Also Read. Various Issues on the phone & How to Fix Them: Solution

How to Root LG X5 2018?

IMPORTANT Points before rooting the LG X5:

  • First, charge your phone Fully. (to avoid interruption)
  • And make sure to unlock the bootloader before rooting. If not see this simple guide on Unlock Bootloader.

Root LG X5 2018

Let’s Root LG X5 2018 Android Phone: METHOD 1

  • In this method, we will flash a zip file from TWRP or CWM recovery. So, make sure to install the custom recovery on your phone. (Links are above in the topic IMPORTANT POINTS before rooting)
  • First of all, download Super SU Zip file and save it to internal or external storage of the LG X5.
  • And now boot into TWRP Recovery or CWM recovery.
  • Next, you will see some options, Tap on INSTALL or FLASH. Select the SuperSU file from the storage.
  • Click on confirm Flash or Swipe to flash.
  • That’s it after the process is successful, tap on reboot option. Now the phone will reboot.
  • Congratulations, you have rooted the LG X5 2018. You will see SuperSu app in the apps menu.

NEXT – Install Custom ROM on this phone.

How to root the LG X5 2018 in a single click – Method 2

  • Firstly, You need to download an app KingoRoot on your LG X5.
  • And then Install the App on the phone.
  • And now open the app in your smartphone and click on ” One Click Root”.
  • Do not touch your screen while the process is going on.
  • That’s it, your LG X5 2018 has root access now.
  • Try different method if the process fails to root your phone.

Related Article. Unroot the phone and Go back to stock ROM.

How to root your LG X5 2018 with PC – Method 3

  • And charge the phone fully before proceeding.
  • And also enable USB DEBUGGING on the LG X5 by going in the setting. To do that, Go to setting>Developer options>Enable USD Debugging.
  • Launch the application on your computer.
  • And plug your LG X5 to your pc via data cable provided by the manufacturer.
  • Now you need to click on One Click Android Root option.
  • Process for rooting the phone will start. And after few moments, the LG X5 2018 will have root access.

Method 4: How to Root LG X5 2018 with Magisk: Install Magisk

  • You need TWRP Recovery or CWM Recovery to root via this method.
  • And also download Magisk latest Zip File.
  • And now boot the LG X5 into the Recovery mode.
  • Then go to Install > Select the Magisk Zip File > Swipe to Install.
  • That’s it the LG X5 2018 has root access via Magisk installation.

So, that’s it for the step by step guide, I hope this article helped you in successfully rooting your LG X5 2018. If you have any quires, do let me know in the comment section below.