Are you the proud owner of Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5)? If yes, then we have some great news to share with you. If you wish to root Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5) and install TWRP recovery on Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5) then we have mentioned both processes in this single guide, just keep scrolling down to see more instructions.
Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5) is a mid range device released last year in 2016, development for this device is still in progress. The TWRP 3.0.2 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 Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5) Idol X and then root it via TWRP recovery.
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 Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5).
If you think you are all set to go then follow the complete instructions in sequence to root Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5) and install TWRP recovery on it.
How to root and install TWRP on Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5)
Before you begin:
Charge your device battery to a safe level, it must be above 70%
Download and install latest 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’.
Follow the guide to Unlock bootloader on your device.
Process to install TWRP recovery on Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5)
Download TWRP recovery from the link below and save the file in a new folder on your PC.
Process to root Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5)
Download the Magisk v14.3 zip from the link below in the downloads section.
Connect your device to PC and copy the downloaded Magisk 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 Magisk zip from there.
One completing the process, simply reboot your device and enjoy the freedom to flash custom ROMs and tweaks on your Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5).
That’s it! If you have successfully flashed TWRP recovery and rooted your Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5), give us your feedback and share it the guide with others.
Download TWRP 3.0.2 recovery for Alcatel Pop 3 (5.5). Download
Download the Magisk v14.3 zip.