TWRP Recovery is a custom recovery for Android-based devices which allows users to install third-party custom rom and also to gain root access. It also helpful in taking backup of current stable rom which can’t be perform by stock recovery. Seeing this many advantages, many users like to install TWRP recovery on their Android phones. In this tutorial, we have simple guide to install TWRP Recovery on Asus ZenFone Selfie ZD551KL.
To install TWRP, you need to unlock bootloader of ZenFone Selfie which in-turns voids company warranty. So, we should not held responsible for any damage occurs to your handset during or after the installation process. Start at your own risk!
Though the process is free from data loss, it is highly advisable to backup important data on your ZD551KL smartphone and maintain a minimum charge level of 75%.
How to install TWRP Recovery on Asus ZenFone Selfie ZD551KL
#1: Firstly download and install ADB on your PC.
#2: Now you need to enable USB Debugging on your ZenFone Selfie. To enable, go to Settings > Developer Options.
#3: Install the downloaded Unlock Bootloader apk on your device and run it.
#4: Extract TWRP.zip and you need to copy TWRP recovery depending upon your firmware WW/CN.
#5: Take a USB cable and connect the smartphone with PC.
#6: Go to TWRP Recovery img folder and press Shift key along with right click on mouse and choose open command here.
#7: To check whether the ZenFone Selfie has a valid connection with PC, hit the following command:
#8: If it shows connected, enter the following commands one after another. Note: Hit enter after each command
adb reboot bootloader
fastboot flash recovery recoveryZD551KL.img
fastboot oem reboot –recovery
#9: Now you Zenfone will restarts and boots into TWRP recovery.
If you wanted to root Asus ZenFone Selfie ZD551KL via TWRP Recovery, download SuperSu and install from TWRP recovery.