Install TWRP Recovery And Root Lenovo Vibe K5 & K5 Plus 6.0/ 7.0

This article about installing twrp 3.0 recovery and rooting Lenovo Vibe K5 and Lenovo k5 plus, To install custom ROM, Mods, Xposed Framework and others customization so let’s go to the guide Guide To Install TWRP Recovery And Root Lenovo Vibe K5.

About Lenovo Vibe K5:-

Lenovo Recently Launched Vibe K5 With Stable Android 5.1 Lollipop. This Phone Comes With 5 Touchscreen Inch Display  720 x 1280 pixels Of 294 PPI.

This Phone Runs On octa-core 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 415 processor And It Also Included 2GB Ram And 16GB Of Internal Storage. Also, Have 13 Megapixel Of Or rear Camera And 5 Megapixel Of Front Camera. It Has Removable Li-Ion 2750 MAh Battery. Sensors In The Phone Include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer.



  • Charge Your Device.
  • Backup Phone Apps, Contacts, SMS.
  • Enable developer options.

Go To Settings -> About Phone -> Tap On “Build Number” 7 Times To Enable Developer Options.

  • Enable USB Debugging.

Go To Your Settings -> Developer Options -> Tick The “Usb Debugging” Checkbox .

  • Enable OEM Unlock.

Go To Your Settings -> Developer Options -> Tick The“Oem Unlock” Check box

  • Install Lenovo ADB Fastboot Driver  -> Link.
  • Download the ADB-FASTBOOT-TOOL, TWRP 3.1, SuperSU-2.82.
  • Read Guide.

Supported Devices:-

  • A6020a40
  • A6020i36
  • A6020a46

Download Vibe K5 Twrp 3.1 Super-Su




Instruction To Install Twrp 3.1 on Vibe K5 & K5 Plus:- 

Step 1 ->Download and unzip “adb-fastboot-tool-2016” and twrp-k5-3.1.1_shreps.img Move To adb-fastboot-tool-2016 Folder.

2 -> Go to “adb-fastboot-tool-2016” folder And Open Cmd There By ⇓⇓⇓

Hold Shift + Mouse Right On The Folder then click open command windows here


3 -> Connect your phone to pc  Now type or paste this commands to cmd windows then hit enter.

adb reboot bootloader

  • That will turn your phone into fastboot mode if the command not working then try to go manually by the press and hold Volume Up + Power Then Select Bootloader.
  • Then flash twrp recovery Via This Bellow Command.

fastboot flash recovery twrp-k5-3.1.1_shreps.img

  • If You Want to install Twrp for temporary to root the device then use this command
fastboot boot twrp-k5-3.1.1_shreps.img
  • Then Reboot Your Phone Normal Mode Via This Bellow Command
fastboot reboot

Root Lenovo Vibe K5 & K5 Plus:-

  • Copy “” to Your phone.
  • Turn off your phone.
  • Turn on Your Phone Into Recovery Mode By Hold (Volume Up +Down + Power).
  • Or Turn On Recovery Mode By adb Command
adb reboot recovery
  • Go To Install Navigate To “” & Install.
  • Reboot & Enjoy


Check Root Status With Root Checker 

Root Checker
Root Checker
Developer: joeykrim
Price: Free+

Your Phone Now Successfully Rooted With Twrp 3.0 You Can Now Customize Your Phone.

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  1. User says

    Does it void warranty?

    1. rajajana says

      yes rooting and other customization void warranty

  2. User says

    its not working !!!!
    Stucked at ‘Waiting for device’

    1. rajajana says

      first install the adb driver other wise it will say Waiting for device

  3. aakif says

    says ZIP File is corrupt. ZIP opens fine with WinRAR, even ried re-zip with WinRAR and no Compression.
    Can anyone help?

    1. rajajana says

      can you re download the file i just checked here all are working file use 7zip

  4. Sandeep Sawant says

    Followed all instruction step by step, Successfully Rooted my Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus (A6020a46), Thanks Ayan.

  5. Aakash Gupta says

    I completed the root but my Mobile network and Sim Management got disabled (Unable to use it at all, Please Help)

    1. rajajana says

      your are welcome 😀

  6. Swayam Kaura says

    guys i have the device connected but still it shows ,what should i do?????????????

    1. rajajana says

      install adb driver

  7. Swayam Kaura says

    plz tell me

  8. Swayam Kaura says


  9. Swayam Kaura says

    plz quickly tell me

  10. Swayam Kaura says

    had to boot manually[fastboot],but thnx

  11. Swayam Kaura says

    rooted it

  12. vladislav rain says

    why when sewn twrp-k5 an error ? the phone does not go into fastboot, what to do ?

    1. rajajana says

      which phone do you have

      1. vladislav rain says

        Lenovo k5 – A6020a40

        1. rajajana says

          try to boot manually into fastboot
          switch off the phone hold volume down + power or connect usb cable phone will turn fastboot mode then try to flash twrp with twrp command

  13. Raj Patnaik says

    Thank you sir this is really working 100%. I rooted my phone easily. thanks a lot !!!!!

    1. raja says

      you are welcome

  14. Lalboi says

    Can’t boot to fastboot mode. Its kind of stuck…..idk i waited for about 30 mins but…..

    1. rajajana says

      ry to boot manually into fastboot
      switch off the phone hold volume down + power or connect usb cable phone will turn fastboot mode then try to flash twrp with twrp command

      1. rajajana says

        or try to go manually by press and hold Volume Up + Power Then Select Bootloader .

  15. Fabio Hernandez says

    Hope you can help i would like ot unbrik my Lenovo K5
    My computer lost power when installing a custom rom, I don t have a back up of the original rom
    when using the spflash tool, It doesnt come up like before
    When plugging the computer it detects the mediateck DA USB but not anything else
    I have updated the drivers
    Only the red light in the from shows up when connected to power or to the computer

    thanks in advance for looking into this

    1. raja says

      first download stock firmware then commplete format with flash tool the reflash the phone

  16. Akash Ghosh says

    Hi , tried to flash the but it not flashed it’s still the stock recovery I have rooted my device earlier with kingroot but I want custom recovery what should I do

    1. rajajana says

      model no ?

  17. Black_J says

    How to unlock bootloader of lenovo vibe k5 plus
    please help

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