Root & Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H

In this Guide, You will learn How to Safely Root & Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H.It is a very simple and easy process.Just follow the step by step guide carefully.

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime is one of the popular budget smartphones.Grand Prime has received good support for software updates like Android 5.0.2 Lollipop. So if you have updated your device to 5.0.2 Lollipop then it’s now possible to get root access on the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop firmware with build number G530HXXU2BOH5.

If you own a Grand Prime then this article will guide you on How to safely Root & Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H.We will be using Odin Flash tool on a windows PC to get root access on Galaxy Grand prime SM-G330H

Root & Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H

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How to Safely Root & Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H


This guide is only for the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H

*Make sure there is at least 80% battery left on your smartphone before begin rooting your device.

Warning: will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H  while following this tutorial.Do it at your own risk.

Remember Before rooting:

How to Safely Root & Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H

  • Rooting your phone can void your warranty
  • After rooting you can tweak your phone
  • You can unroot it if you want
  • You can overclock or underclock your CPU to make your phone faster
  • Make sure you have unlocked the bootloader

Setup before staring:


First you need to Setup ADB and Fastboot Drivers on windows PC. This will help you to sendbasic linux commands, and a variety Android specific commands from PC to connected Android devices.


Now you need to install the USB drivers to connect your device with the computer to follow this guide. Without these USB drivers you can’t connect your device to the PC, first download and install these drivers on your system.



Now you need to enable USB debugging mode. Without enabling USB debugging mode on your device you can’t start the root, Custom ROM or Unlock process.(Setting->About Phone->Build Number->Tap 7 times on  build number->It will enable the developer mode in the main setting->Go to Developer->Enable the Debugging)


Download TWRP for Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H

Download SuperSU For SM-G530H

Download Odin v3.10.7

How To Root & Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H

Step By Step Guide

How to Root & Install TWRP Recovery On Galaxy Grand Prime SM-G530H

  1. First, download the TWRP Package (TWRP-SMG530H.tar), Odin tool (Odin v3.10.7) and SuperSU ( files on the desktop of your PC for Grand Prime. (Links are above)
  2. Now Copy/paste the SuperSU file to the internal storage of your device.Extract the TWRP file to get the file with .tar extension and Odin flashing tool also to get the Odin3_v3.10.7.exefile.
  3. Then Switch off the Galaxy Grand Prime in order to boot into the Download Mode.For this Switch on the device while pressing and holding Volume UP + Home + Power buttons at the same time. Once a warning screen with a yellow triangle sign appears, press the Volume Up button to enter into Download Mode.
  4. Now Run Odin as administrator on the PC.
  5. After that Connect the phone using its USB data cable with the PC.
  6. Once the Grand Prime is connected successfully with the PC, the ID:COM port will turn Blue on Odin and you’ll see“Added!!” message.
  7. Now Click on the AP button on Odin and locate the firmware file (TWRP-SMG530H.tar) that you have already extracted. Select it.
  8. Ensure that the Auto Reboot and F. Reset Time options are checked and the Re-Partition option should be unchecked.
  9. Begin the TWRP installation by clicking on the Start button in Odin. This process may take a few minutes.
  10. A PASS! message will be displayed on Odin after the TWRP installed successfully and the device will restart.
  11. Now Disconnect the device and turn it OFF to boot into TWRP recovery mode.
  12. Next, Turn ON the phone by pressing and holding the Volume Up + Home + Power buttons altogether to boot into the TWRP recovery.
  13. Tap the Install button in TWRP and select the
  14. After the installation is completed, reboot the system Via TWRP Recovery main menu.

To verify the root status install Root Checker.

Done! You have successfully rooted your Galaxy Grand Prime running on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop and Installed TWRP recovery.

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.

Comments (2)

  1. Avatar of Uma Sankar
    Uma Sankar

    Dude it didn’t work at all . It’s says pass .. but there’s no sign of Twrp in my phone & I can’t root my phone


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