How to Install TWRP Recovery on Lenovo Z5 Pro and root using Magisk/SU

If you are using the Lenovo Z5 Pro smartphone and want to install TWRP Recovery and root via Magisk or SuperSU, then check out the full guide. You have to install TWRP Recovery and follow the complete step-by-step guide which we have mentioned here. We have shared with you the guide to install TWRP Recovery on Lenovo Z5 Pro and Root using Magisk/SU. After installing TWRP Recovery and gaining root access, you will be able to flash Custom ROMs, install Mods, perform backup and restore, and more on your Lenovo Z5 Pro.

With Custom Recovery and rooting your device, you can always customize or tweak your device. Additionally, you can install Custom ROMs, flash Mods, flash custom files, etc. Basically, TWRP is a custom recovery project which enables users to flash custom ROMs, install mods, root devices and take complete backup.

TWRP Recovery: Overview

TWRP stands for “Team Win Recovery Project”. It gives the user to flash recovery files and ROM files easily with a simple and fully-featured UI. The TWRP is so much popular and widely used for Android devices via users and developers as well. Here we have mentioned some of the advantages of installing TWRP Recovery on your device.

How to Install TWRP Recovery on Lenovo Z5 Pro and root using Magisk/SU

What are the Advantages of TWRP Recovery?

  • Flash Custom ROM using TWRP.
  • Flash modding zip files to customize your phone.
  • Easy to flash and use Xposed Modules using TWRP.
  • Root and Unroot using TWRP Recovery flashable zip SuperSU.
  • You can install Magisk on Lenovo Z5 Pro.
  • Create and Restore Nandroid Backup using TWRP Recovery.
  • Easy access to restore the Nandroid Backup.
  • Flash the image file using TWRP Recovery on Lenovo Z5 Pro.
  • Remove all bloatware using TWRP Recovery.
  • You can underclock and overclock.
  • Perform clean Wipes, Cache, and Data.

Steps to Install TWRP Recovery on Lenovo Z5 Pro

We will guide you on how to download and install TWRP recovery on the Lenovo Z5 Pro Android device. After successfully installing TWRP, you can install several Mods, flash ROMs, take backup & restores, and more. Follow the download links and requirements as well. Then check the full depth guide properly.

Download Required Files:


  • This guide and file are supported for Lenovo Z5 Pro.
  • You will require to unlock the device bootloader on Lenovo Z5 Pro.
  • Keep your device battery charged up to 50%.
  • Take a complete backup of your device data.
  • You will need a USB cable and a PC/Laptop to connect your phone.

Installation Guide using ADB fastboot method:

Follow the instructions given down below to install TWRP on your phone:

  • Download and install or extract the Android SDK or Minimal ADB Folder
  • Go to C:\adb on the PC where the Android SDK folder is found
  • Now, open the command window on the same adb folder by pressing and holding the Shift key and right-click on an empty space inside the folder.
  • Select the “Open PowerShell window here” or Command Window option.
  • Switch off your phone completely and connect to the PC via a USB Cable.
  • Next, Press and hold the Volume Down + Power key together for a few seconds to boot into Fastboot mode.
  • Now enter the following command and hit enter:
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
  • Once you are done, you can reboot your phone using the following command:
fastboot reboot
  • You’re done. You have installed TWRP Successfully!

Steps to Root Lenovo Z5 Pro via Magisk/SU

In order to root your phone, you need either a supported TWRP Recovery or any rooting apps. With the help of rooting apps, you can root Lenovo Z5 Pro without a PC or Computer. Here in this guide we already have a supported TWRP Recovery, so I will guide here to flash the superSU or Magisk to root your phone.

Rooting A Smartphone

Rooting for Android means similar to jailbreaking the device to get access to the root directory of your android mobile. It will give you the superuser power or access to use your device over the Android subsystem and system apps.

Though sometimes rooting may void your device warranty as well. But it will give you some unleash power and access to change or edit the system settings, themes, icons, install other mod files, etc.

What are the Advantages of Rooting?

  • You can get access to all files on your Lenovo Z5 Pro, even the files present in the root directory of your phone.
  • You can increase the performance of your Lenovo Z5 Pro by overclocking.
  • By rooting you can increase battery life by underclocking Lenovo Z5 Pro.
  • Uninstall Bloatware on Lenovo Z5 Pro.
  • You can block Ads on any Android applications such as Youtube and other game-related applications.
  • By Rooting Lenovo Z5 Pro device, you can View, Edit, or Delete any system file inside the root directory.
  • You can install the Xposed Framework and Xposed module support.

Guide to Enable Root Lenovo Z5 Pro:

Here is the guide on how to root the Lenovo Z5 Pro smartphone. Make sure to download either SuperSU or Magisk to root your phone.

Don’t try to flash both Magisk and SuperSU on your phone. You need to root either with SuperSU or Magisk. GetDroidTips won’t be responsible for any kind of damage or issues that occur to your device while/after following this guide or installing the files. Do it at your own risk.

Full Guide to Install SuperSU on Your Device

Full Guide to Install Magisk and Magisk Manager

We hope that you’ve successfully rooted or installed TWRP Recovery on the Lenovo Z5 Pro device. Feel free to write down in the comments below.

Lenovo Z5 Pro Specifications: Overview

The Z5 Pro flaunts a 6.39-inch AMOLED display which comes from Samsung with a 1080 X 2340 Pixel resolution. Lenovo claims it has more than 95 screen-to-body ratios, which can give Mi Mix 3 a run for the money. Besides, it has a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. You can see from the above image, the device has really slimmer bezels.

The latest upper-midrange entry from Lenovo packs Snapdragon 710 SoC from Qualcomm. Out-of-the-box it runs Android Oreo with ZUI 10.0. The Z5 Pro comes with 6GB of RAM with options for either 64 or 128GB of storage. True to its teaser of the sliding mechanism, it incorporates a six-double helix sliding rail. It comes with support for Dolby panoramic sound system with the AI wisdom noise reduction.

Above you can see the front face has a dual camera set-up a dual-camera setup of 16MP + 8MP. The rear panel houses two shooters of 16MP + 24MP resolution. The rear camera uses SONY IMX576and Sony IMX519 lenses. There is also an infrared sensor for advanced facial recognition.

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