How to Install TWRP Recovery & Root T-Mobile LG G5 H830


Do you own a T-Mobile LG G5 H830 and want to get root on it??If yes, then there is a great news for you.Now you can easily root LG G5 H830 on Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 using TOT file which comes with TWRP pre-built.Follow the given steps to safely Unlock bootloader, Install TWRP Recovery & Root T-Mobile LG G5 H830

Special thanks to developer tungkick over at Xda for sharing the TOT firmware file.As I mentioned before, the TOT firmware file comes with TWRP recovery that means you can boot into TWRP recovery after flashing the TOT file.But before we have to unlock the bootloader of the device then we can Root T-Mobile LG G5 H830.

[icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]Make sure your device is running the stock Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 unmodified Firmware.If you are on a modified firmware or customROM then please install the stock ROM then follow the given steps.Otherwise, you may brick your device

[symple_box color=”gray” fade_in=”false” float=”center” text_align=”left” width=””]Note: take a backup of your whole data and important file because unlocking bootloader will wipe your device’s data



  • Make sure battery percentage is more than 60%
  • Now Enable Developer option.Go to Settings –> About phone –> tap Build number seven times to enable “Developer Options”
  • Now Enable “OEM Unlock” from “Developer Option”

→ Full Guide to safely Unlock bootloader, Install TWRP recovery, and Root T-Mobile LG G5 H830

Related [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] How To Install TWRP Recovery & Root LG G5 H850


[icon name=”download” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Downloads

LGUP for LG G5

T-Mobile G5 H830 Driver file

[icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] download & Install both the above files on your Computer

TOT file with TWRP for rooting T-Mobile G5


Disable DM Verity file

Unlock bootloader, Install TWRP Recovery & Root T-Mobile LG G5 H830

Unlock Bootloader, Install TWRP & Root T-Mobile LG G5

[icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Read the Pre-requirement section then follow the steps below

Install TWRP Recovery On T-Mobile LG G5 H830

  • Boot your T-Mobile G5 into Download Mode

1)Switch off your device

2)Hold Volume UP button and connect the device to PC via USB cable (while holding the Vol UP button).

  • Once you are in download mode, extract the [symple_highlight color=”green”]LGH830AT-01-V10a-310-260-MAR-04-2016-ARB00+0FULLROOT.rar[/symple_highlight] file you downloaded above to get the [symple_highlight color=”blue”]LGH830AT-01-V10a-310-260-MAR-04-2016-ARB00+0FULLROOT.tot file.[/symple_highlight]
  • Now Open the LGUP Tool » Select Upgrade option » Select the TOT file » Start.
  • Once the process is completed, boot your device
  • TWRP recovery is now installed On your T-Mobile LG G5 H830

How To Root T-Mobile LG G5 H830 Uisng SuperSu

  • Connect your device to the computer via usb then transfer the SuperSU and DM-Verity disable zip files to your device
  • Now boot your device into TWRP recovery again

1)Switch Off your device.

2) Hold Power and Volume Down button together and soon as you see the LG logo, release the buttons for a moment and then press hold both the buttons again until you see the TWRP recovery screen.

  • Go to Install section of TWRP recovery
  • Flash SuperSU and DM-Verity disable zip files
  • Done!!!! Now Reboot your LG G5 H830.Your device is now rooted.

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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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