How To Root And Install TWRP Recovery On Nokia 4.2

Updated on February 17, 2020

Today we added the latest version of TWRP Recovery 3.3.1-0 for the Nokia 4.2. You can download and install TWRP Recovery On Nokia 4.2.

Good News for all Nokia 4.2 users. Today we will guide you on how to install TWRP Recovery on Nokia 4.2. TWRP recovery is considered to be one of the important contributions from the active developer community that Android has. This open-source custom recovery is in wide usage around the world. TWRP recovery helps to install Custom ROM, Kernel, Mods, Root or even backup and restore any ROM.

If you are here, then you probably wondering how to install the TWRP Recovery on Nokia 4.2. You can simply follow the guide given here. Once you have installed, you can flash the Super SU or Magisk to root your device very quickly. Before we install TWRP Recovery, let’s understand what is TWRP Recovery and their advantage.

How To Root And Install TWRP Recovery On Nokia 4.2

What is TWRP Recovery:

TWRP stands for TeamWin Recovery Project is a fully touch-based and open source custom recovery for Android devices. It is the best custom recovery after ClockworkMod (aka CWM). Unlike Stock Recovery, TWRP helps to install Custom ROM, Kernel, Mods or even root any Android devices in just a few simple steps.

[su_quote cite=”Wikipedia” url=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TWRP”]Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP) is an open-source software custom recovery image for Android-based devices. It provides a touchscreen-enabled interface that allows users to install third-party firmware and back up the current system, functions often unsupported by stock recovery images. It is, therefore, often installed when rooting Android devices, although it isn’t dependent on a device being rooted to be installed.[/su_quote]

Advantages of TWRP Recovery:

  • You can flash Custom ROM on Nokia 4.2 using TWRP
  • You can flash modding zip files to customize your phone
  • Easy to flash and use Xposed Modules using TWRP
  • Easy to Root and Unroot using TWRP Recovery flashable zip SuperSU
  • You can install Magisk on Nokia 4.2
  • Easy to Create and Restore Nandroid Backup using TWRP Recovery.
  • Easy access to restore the Nandroid Backup.
  • You can flash the image file using TWRP Recovery on Nokia 4.2.
  • Easy to remove all bloatware using TWRP Recovery on Nokia 4.2.
  • To underclock and overclock.
  • You can clean Wipe, Cache, and Data.

Before doing the methods, I just want to warn you that, By doing this you will loose the warranty and sometime if you don’t read the steps and do something wrong can brick your device. That won’t happen though you follow our step by step guide carefully.

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Steps to Install TWRP Recovery on Nokia 4.2

Remember this guide is to install TWRP Recovery on Nokia 4.2, so don’t try the same recovery image on any other device. Before flashing recovery, please read and install the required drivers and software on your PC.

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Download Required Files

TWRP Recovery

TWRP Recovery 3.3.1-0

Download SuperSU Zip

Download Magisk Zip

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Pre-Requisite:

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Installation Guide using Adb Command Window:

Disclaimer:

GetDroidTips will not be responsible for any kind of damage or error that occurs to your device while/after installing the files or following this guide. Make sure to take a complete backup before doing anything. Do this at your own risk.

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

Full Guide to install TWRP Recovery on your Phone

Watch The Video on How to Install TWRP Recovery using ADB Fastboot tool

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How to Root Nokia 4.2:

To root your phone, you need either a supported TWRP Recovery or any rooting apps. With the help of rooting apps, you can root Nokia 4.2 without PC/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. Before rooting, let’s understand What is rooting in Android Phone?

What Does Rooting Mean?

Rooting doesn’t mean hacking. So please don’t compare the term hacking to rooting. In fact, it is not true at all. Well, Rooting for Android means nothing but jailbreaking the device to get access to the root directory of your android mobile. This means you are removing the restrictions and limitations from your Android Phone or Tablet to perform unperformable tasks.

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By Rooting Nokia 4.2, you are injecting a file known as SU binary to the root of your phone. Technically Speaking, Rooting Any Android Phone will void the brand warranty but don’t worry, you can unroot or restore your device any time without any issues.

The advantage of Rooting:

Guide to Root:

Here is the guide on how to root Nokia 4.2 smartphone. Make sure to download either SuperSU or Magisk to root your phone.

[su_note note_color=”#faf5ce” text_color=”#1d1d1d”]Note: Don’t try to flash both Magisk and SuperSU on your phone. You need to root either with SuperSU or Magisk[/su_note]

Full Guide to install SuperSU on your phone

Full Guide to install Magisk and Magisk Manager

I hope this guide was helpful to root and install TWRP Recovery on Nokia 4.2. Any queries, you can leave a comment down below.

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  1. Can’t I install twrp on my Nokia 4.2 without pc or computer? because I want to root my phone but I don’t have PC or Mac

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