How To Root Bluboo Xtouch X500 and Install TWRP recovery


There are a lot of myths flying around that say “Rooting is really complex”, “Rooting is really risky”, “Don’t even try to root your phone as there are maximum chances that it might get bricked” etc. etc. But in reality, they are all false as rooting is really simple as it does not require any stressful planning or any scheming. It can be performed by anyone be it a programmer, developer, or a casual smartphone user. Today, we will be giving you all the information about rooting and show you how you can install TWRP Recovery and easily root Bluboo Xtouch X500. Once you have managed to root your device, you will get a whole new dimension of options to tinker with the settings, optimize the battery life, customize the interface to improve its look, and more.

Bluboo is a brand which has its fans all around the world. It has released some amazing models from time to time. Its Bluboo Xtouch X500 comes with a 5.0-inch display screen, MediaTek MT6753 processor, 3 GB RAM, 32 GB internal storage, a 13 MP rear camera, an 8 MP front camera, and a 3050mAh Li-Ion battery. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS, and its other features include Dual-SIM standby, Accelerometer, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot, GPS, Bluetooth, and more.

This post is especially for all the Bluboo Xtouch X500 users who have always wanted to root their device. Here, we will be giving you all the basic information which will help you easily root your Bluboo Xtouch X500. We will also give the answers to most of your questions like what exactly is rooting? How can one root an Android device? What are the numerous benefits of rooting?

Rooting  BLUBOO XTOUCH X500 gives you additional benefits like you can install special apps, flash custom ROMs, you can streamline your phone performance and many extra features. The real performance of an Android smartphone can only be unlocked once it is rooted. Rooting your BLUBOO XTOUCH X500, lets the user flash different Custom MODs, ROMs, and such stuff onto the device.

Now here we come with a full working guide on how to install TWRP Recovery and Root BLUBOO XTOUCH X500 . While rooting you have to be very careful and proceed with great caution, anything wrongs you may get your device bricked.

If you want to root your device without PC or Laptop using one click root tools, then you can follow our guide linked below

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What is Rooting An Android Device Mean?

Rooting is the process of gaining full admin control of the Android device. You can use the device to its full potential, ‘Rooting’ means giving yourself special privilege or “root permissions” on your phone. It’s similar to running programs as administrators in Windows.

After rooting your device you can install different MODs, kernel, ROMs on your device. You can install latest Android updates (like the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow) On old device by installing third party ROMs like CyanogenMod 13.You can overclock the CPU and GPU of your device to get the best performance. You can hibernate any app you want. You can underclock the CPU to get better battery life.

For more information about Android rooting, check out our detailed post here > What Is Rooting Android Phone? Advantages And Disadvantages

What Is TWRP Recovery and Some of its benefits?

TWRP is a custom recovery for Android. It is the most popular Android custom recovery. It replaces the stock recovery On Android devices. It comes with many extra features compared to the stock recovery. It needs the bootloader to be unlocked. If your bootloader is locked then check out the guide here > How To Unlock Bootloader Of Any Android Using Fastboot. Some devices like Xiaomi and Huawei phones need a unlock code.

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  • Users Can Install Custom ROMs, MODs, Kernel via TWRP recovery
  • Users can flash system image (.img) file via TWRP
  • You can flash modding zip files
  • It is being used to install Xposed Modules
  • Easy to Root and Unroot using TWRP Recovery flashable zip SuperSU
  • Users can root by flashing magisk via TWRP recovery
  • You can create nandroid backup via TWRP
  • Can remove all bloatware using TWRP Recovery.
  • You can flash Custom Kernel To underclock and overclock.
  • You can clean Wipe, Cache, and Data via TWRP recovery.

WARNING will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your device while following this tutorial. Do it at your own risk. This will void the warranty of your device.


→ Full Guide to safely root BLUBOO XTOUCH X500 and Install TWRP Recovery

The first method you can Install the TWRP recovery then flash the SuperSu or Magisk to get your device rooted

Guide: Root BLUBOO XTOUCH X500 and Install TWRP Recovery

Install TWRP and Root Bluboo Xtouch X500

Step 1: Install TWRP Recovery On BLUBOO XTOUCH X500

You can Install the TWRP recovery then flash the SuperSu or Magisk to get your device rooted

  • Check out the Pre-Requirement Section above (Important)
  • Make sure your device’s bootloader is unlocked.Check out the link given above to unlock the bootloader if you haven’t done it yet
  • First of all, make sure you have followed each and every step mentioned in the pre-requisites section
  • After that, you have to download the Download TWRP Recovery (3.0.2-1) Or Download TWRP Recovery (3.1.1-0) and transfer it to your BLUBOO XTOUCH X500.
  • Once transferred, follow this guide from below to install TWRP recovery on your BLUBOO XTOUCH X500. (Same as flashing the stock ROM)

Note: Find the Scatter File from the downloaded TWRP zip file, which you have downloaded. Rename the TWRP (.img) file to recovery.img. Now, on the flash tool interface, navigate and select the scatter file and At this stage, just leave the recovery as ticket/ checked. Now, at the location tab, click on the storage location field of the recovery and search and browse for the custom recovery image file which is device-specific

Download Smart Phone Flash Tool (SP Flash Tool) How to Flash TWRP With SP Flash Tool

Step 2: Root BLUBOO XTOUCH X500

#1 Using SuperSu To Root BLUBOO XTOUCH X500
  • Download the latest SuperSu zip (Download)
  • Now follow the given guide to Install SuperSu On your device to get root access
How To Flash SuperSU using TWRP Recovery & Root Any Android device
#2 Using Magisk To Root BLUBOO XTOUCH X500
  • Download the latest Magisk
  • Now follow the guide to flash magisk via TWRP to get root access on your device.
How To Install Magisk On Android Device [Universal Systemless Interface for Android]

That’s it. Your BLUBOO XTOUCH X500 has been rooted successfully. Keep reading roomygalaxy for more news and updates.

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Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma
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Dibyashree Sharma graduated in Computer Science from NIT Rourkela. For the past eight years, she has been blogging about Android, which she is really passionate about. She has built a good reputation as a reliable source. Away from the digital sphere, Dibyashree enjoys playing tennis, a sport she is as passionate about as she is about technology.

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