Install ClockworkMod Touch Recovery on LG Optimus 4X HD
Android community has started the pay the attention on the LG’s 2012 flagship, LG Optimus 4X HD, not a while, a developer presented a root guide for the Optimus 4X HD and now the ever-popular ClockworkMod recovery has also been released for the smartphone, thanks to the senior XDA developer member named Dexter_nlb.
The ClockworkMod (CWM) recovery is best and very easy to use tool to install ROMs, MODs, tweaks, non-market apps and more, you can easily take the backup of your current firmware and wipe the phone, you have to use physical keys in recovery mode but it’s touch version of CWM recovery that enables you to use the touch controls in recovery mode.
But do note that it’s beta version, which means, it has bugs, when you’ll restore a backup or do factory reset, it will also wipe internal SD card location, so you should make a backup of internal SD card’s file before you do anything, and currently you have option to share just external SD card files to PC, however, these bugs will be iron out as soon as possible.
Read on how to install ClockworkMod touch recovery on LG Optimus 4X HD, your device must be rooted, be sure to follow our this guide to root your Optimus 4X HD.
DISCLAIMER: Please proceed the below guide at your own risk, Android Egis will not be held responsible if your device lost data or get damaged following this guide.
Step #1: Download the latest version of ClockworkMod recovery from here [XDA LINK] to your PC, download from attachment.
Step #2: Unzip the download .zip file, you’ll get apk file.
Step #3: Place the file to phone, then enable unknown resources from Settings>Security. Then install the apk file via any file manager app.
Step #4: Once the apk file is installed on your phone, reboot your phone.
Step #5: Launch the LG 4X Recovery app, and install the recovery (Note: If installation fails, make sure that root permissions are granted to the app).
Step #6: After installation, tap on OK.
That’s it, the recovery is installed on your phone, when you need to put the phone into recovery mode, from the app, tap on boot recovery. You can also visit the original thread of XDA link given in first step to thanks the developer for this effort.