How to Install TWRP Recovery on Sony Xperia XZ1

install twrp recovery on Sony Xperia XZ1

Here is a comprehensive guide on How to install TWRP Recovery on Sony Xperia XZ1.

Sony Xperia XZ1 was announced back in August 2017. The device features top of the lines specs but with some limitations like a 1080p display and a much smaller 2700 mAh battery.

Anyhow if you got yourself this shiny new device and want to explore android more deeply on it then here is a short guide on How to install TWRP Recovery on Sony Xperia XZ1.

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Pre-requisites:

How to Install TWRP Recovery on Sony Xperia XZ1

  1. Download the above two files and copy it to ADB folder.
  2. Connect your phone to PC (enable developer options fist and check USB debugging).
  3. Type:
    adb reboot bootloader
  4. Once phone reboots, type:
    fastboot flash recovery recoveryname.img
  5. After process finishes, type
    fastboot flash boot boot.img
  6. Then type:
    fastboot flash FOTAKernel boot.img
  7. Done.

Congratulations! You now have TWRP recovery installed on Sony Xperia XZ1. If you want to root the phone, follow this guide on How to Root Sony Xperia XZ1

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