How to Unlock LG Google Nexus 5X Bootloader Easily

In this guide you will learn How to Unlock LG Google Nexus 5X Bootloader Easily..Google recently launched LG Nexus 5x and Huawei 6p.These two are the latest nexus devices in the market.Google Nexus 6p is the flagship whereas the Nexus 5x is more budget friendly.Both phones feature a fingerprint scanner and run on Latest android 6.0 Marshmellow.

If you want to root your device or want to install custom recovery,ROMs,Kernel & MODs then you have to unlock the bootloader of the android device first.After Unlocking the bootloader, you can Flash modified system, boot, kernel, custom recovery(TWRP/CWM) or other .img files on your device.

Unlocking Bootloader is now a very simple process.You can do this by just issuing some fastboot commands.If you have a Nexus 5x or you are planning to buy one then follow this simple guide to Unlock LG Google Nexus 5X Bootloader Easily.

Now Official CyanogenMod 13 ROM (CM13) is available For Nexus 5X.Link to the Post is given below

→ Download Official CM13 for Nexus 5x Marshmallow (Bullhead)


*Make sure there is at least 80% battery left on your smartphone before begin this tutorial will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your  Google Nexus 5X (LG) while following this tutorial.Do it at your own risk.

How to Unlock LG Google Nexus 5X Bootloader Easily

Supported devices

  • Don’t try this on any other device than mentioned above!

Simpe and Safe Way to Unlock LG Google Nexus 5X Bootloader Easily


  • Enable developer option.(Go to settings >> developers option. If developer’s option isn’t visible on your galaxy device, simply go to about phone under settings and scroll down to build number, then tap build number up to 7 times to make developers option visible)
  • Take a full backup of your important data.
  • A Computer is needed for this tutorial as it will be done via fastboot command

Downloads (Thanks to Android soul)

LG Nexus 5X drivers.

ADB and fastboot drivers

How to Unlock LG Google Nexus 5X Bootloader Easily

Step-By-Step Guide

Unlock LG Google Nexus 5X Bootloader

  1. Install proper LG Nexus 5X drivers and ADB and fastboot drivers from the above links
  2. Now follow this guide to unlock the bootloader of Google Nexus 5X.Guide > How To Unlock Bootloader Of Any Android Using Fastboot
  3. Done!!Bootloader is now unlocked

→Now you can root your Nexus 5 and Install TWRP recovery.Guide > How to Root Google Nexus 5X & Install TWRP Recovery

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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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