TWRP recovery has become a best competitor of ClockworkMod recovery, Team Win has ported the TWRP recovery for T-Mobile LG G2x, now G2x users are able to use this AOSP Based custom recovery, the TWRP custom recovery is backed with bunch of useful features, you can easily flashy any .zip file, wipe your device before the installation of any custom ROM, take the backup of your existing ROM for your safety and more.
It’s touch-based custom recovery, you no need to use any physical key to navigate and select menus in the recovery mode, use touch controls and do everything quickly, it saves your time, it also features theme-able GUI XML driven which means you can change the look anytime you want, so if you want to try this awesome custom recovery, follow the below guide.
Before installation first be sure to charge the device battery and make a backup of your device data such as SMS, internet setting, contacts music files etc because the below procedure may wipe data, you can sync your contacts with Gmail account and for messages useSMS apps, lastly use file expert app to backup apps.
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 and Install Android Terminal Emulator.
Step #2; Download the TWRP Recovery image file to your PC.
Step #3: Connect the phone to PC and copy recovery file to root of internal SD card of device.
Step #4: Open Android Terminal Emulator app, type SD and press enter and allow the app to perform the action.
Step #5: Now type the following commands, it will install recovery:
sucd /sdcarddd if=recovery.img of=/dev/block/mmcblk0p5
Step #6: Once the installation is done, type another command to reboot the device:
The command will reboot the device into TWRP recovery mode, comment below for queries.