In this post, we will guide you how to install TWRP Recovery on Pixel 3 and 3XL. You can also root the Pixel 3/3XL after that. We have provided the guide to perform both. Pixel 3 and its bigger cousin Pixel 3XL are the latest flagship smartphones from Google. These are 3rd generation Pixel devices. Having TWRP on board usually comes in handy while flashing custom ROMs or perform any other modding.
What is TWRP Recovery and How It is Useful
TWRP or Team Win Recovery Project is an open-source software which provides custom recovery image for various Android devices. It has a touchscreen-enabled interface that allows the users to install the third-party and custom firmware. It also helps in backing up the current system running on the device. It can help to perform those actions which are often unsupported by stock recovery images. It is mostly installed while rooting an Android device.
TWRP can allow you to get root access and unroot your smartphone. Also, it helps you to flash custom ROMs, modding files etc. You can even remove all your bloatware using the TWRP. It also enables you to overclock your device CPU for maximum performance. The TWRP also provides you option for creating and restoring NANDROID back-ups.
How to Install TWRP Recovery on Pixel 3 and 3XL
Before installing TWRP you have to follow some guidelines we have listed below. Also, you need to have some tools with you.
- This installation guide is exclusively for Pixel 3/3XL. Don’t use it on other devices.
- You have to Unlock Bootloader on Pixel 3/3XL.
- This method will void the warranty of your device.
- A Laptop or PC with USB cable.
- Charge your device up to 70% Back up your device just in case if you need it later.
- Download Minimal ADB Tool
- Download the Full ADB setup for Windows / Mac.
Steps of TWRP Recovery Installation
First of all, you have to download the required TWRP recovery files for the concerned device. We have listed it below. You can download it first. Also, afterward you may want to root your device.
Installation Guide to flash TWRP on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3XL
In the links, below we have provided the complete illustrated tutorials to flash TWRP. In case afterward, you may want to root your device, we have also provided a tutorial to perform rooting.
So, that’s it, guys. If you like customizing things, then install TWRP recovery on Pixel 3 and 3XL. After that, you can play around with various custom ROMs and recoveries out there. if you have any queries do let us knowin the comments setion.