Root LG G6 h870 and install official TWRP 3.1.1-0

Root and install official TWRP 3.1.1-0 custom recovery on LG G6 h870. The official TWRP recovery has been updated to version 3.1.1-0 that supports multiple newer flagships as well as older devices. This guide is divided into two sections, in the first section we will install TWRP recovery on LG G6 h870 and then root it via TWRP recovery. Root LG G6 h870 and install TWRP recovery on LG G6 h870.

Once you successfully install TWRP recovery on your device, you would be able to flash different custom ROM like Lineage OS, CyanogenMod or others along mods and tweaks via TWRP recovery. On the other side, a rooted device allows you to modify the system files including removing bloatware(unnecessary apps), setting third party apps as system file, overclocking CPU and much more. Root & install TWRP recovery on LG G6 h870.

If you think you are all set to go then follow the complete instructions in sequence to root LG G6 h870 and install TWRP recovery on it.

How to root install LG G6 h870 TWRP recovery

Before you begin:

Charge your device battery to a safe level, it must be above 70%

Download and install latest LG drivers on PC. Download here

Install ADB & Fastboot drivers on PC, follow this guide to install the adb-fastboot drivers within 15 seconds.

Enable USB debugging on your device. Go to Settings > Developer options > USB debugging.

If you can’t see the Developer options in settings menu, then you need to enable them. Go to Settings > About device > Tap the build number 7 times until it says ‘You are now a Developer’.

Process to install TWRP recovery on LG G6 h870

Download TWRP recovery for LG G6 h870. Download

Save the downloaded TWRP recovery file in a new folder on your PC.

Now follow this guide to see how to install TWRP recovery on LG G6 h870.

Process to root LG G6 h870

Download the SuperSU zip from this link.

Connect your device to PC and copy the downloaded SuperSU zip on the internal storage of your device.

Now it’s the time to reboot your device into TWRP recovery mode.

Once in recovery mode, now flash the SuperSU zip from there.

One completing the process, simply reboot your device and enjoy the freedom to flash custom ROMs and tweaks on your LG G6 h870.

Also see: Install Android 7.1.1 Nougat based official Lineage OS 14.1 ROM on LG G6 h870.

That’s it! If you have successfully flashed TWRP recovery and rooted your LG G6 h870, give us your feedback and share it the guide with others.