Root And Install official TWRP On Razer Phone (cheryl):
Welcome folks! Great news for the owners of Razer phone code name cheryl, Official TWRP recovery 3.2.1-0 for Razer Phone is released. In this all in one tutorial we will give you detailed instructions on how to root Razer Phone and install official TWRP recovery for Razer Phone (cheryl). This is the first official TWRP recovery build 3.2.1-0 released for Razer Phone, the TeamWin Recovery a.k.a TWRP recovery features touch sensitive User-Interface with bigger button which makes it easier to use. If you own a Razer Phone and wish to root and install TWRP recovery on your Razer Phone then we are going to help you on that.
Razer Phone is released last year in November 2017 running Android Nougat on board. The device is equipped with high end specifications like modern flagships and super gaming performance. Thanks to it’s Andreno 540GPU and an Octa core Snapdragon 835 chipset coupled with 8GB of RAM on board. In the optics departement the Razer phone sports a dual camera 12MP+12MP setup on the rear that features optical zoom up to 2X and an 8MP snapper on the front. The Razer phone is a development friendly device thus you can enjoy installing custom ROMs, mod etc to make your device set up as per your choice.
First you need to install TWRP recovery on your device then root it via SuperSU. If you think you are all set to go then follow the complete instructions in sequence to root Razer Phone and install TWRP recovery on it. Once you successfully install TWRP recovery on your device, you would be able to flash different custom ROMs like Lineage OS, CyanogenMod, install Xposed framework 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.
How To Root And Install Official TWRP 3.2.1-0 Recovery on Razer Phone (cheryl)
Before you begin:
Charge your device battery to a safe level, it must be above 70%
Download and install latest Razer Phone USB 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’.
Ensure bootloader is unlocked!
How to install official TWRP 3.2.1-0 recovery on Razer Phone
Download TWRP Recovery for Razer Phone – Download (twrp-3.2.1-0-cheryl.img)
Save the downloaded TWRP recovery file in a new folder on your PC and extract it.
Once the done with the TWRP recovery installation now follow the guide below to root Razer Phone via SuperSU.
How to root Razer Phone via SuperSU
That’s it! If you have successfully flashed TWRP recovery and rooted Razer Phone, give us your feedback and share it the guide with others.