Easiest Method to Root Lenovo vibe K5 and install TWRP

Root Lenovo vibe K5

Easiest Method to Root Lenovo vibe  K5 & K5 Plus and install TWRP Recovery ( Post + Video)

Hello Everyone,
Today in this Post We are going to explain the Easiest Method to Root Lenovo vibe  K5/K5 Plus and install TWRP Recovery on it.This is a PC method if you don’t want to use PC Method you can Root your Smartphone without PC using this Guide- How To Root Lenovo Vibe K5 without PC.This Method will also Work For all the variety of Lenovo vibe K5.So You can Use this Method To:-

  • Root Lenovo Vibe K5 – A6020a40 (any version)
  • Root Lenovo Vibe K5 – A6020a41
  • Root Lenovo Vibe K5 – A6020l36
  • Root Lenovo K5 – A6020l37
  • Root Lenovo vibe K5 Plus – A6020a46 2GB/3GB RAM


Now the Rooting Procedure for Lenovo Vibe K5. You just have to click 3 to 5 Mouse click and Your Lenovo Vibe K5 will be Rooted.

  • Summary of Lenovo Vibe K5’s specification:-
    • Lenovo Vibe K5 smartphone was launched in February 2016.
    • Lenovo Vibe K5 comes with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 pixels by 1280 pixels.
    • Lenovo Vibe K5’s price in India started from Rs. 6999.
    • The Lenovo Vibe K5 is powered by 1.2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 415 processor and it comes with 2GB/3GB RAM.
    • Lenovo Vibe K5 packs 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card.
    • Lenovo Vibe K5 packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
    • The Lenovo Vibe K5 runs Android 5.1 and is powered by a 2750mAh removable battery.
    • It measures 142.00 x 71.00 x 8.20 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 150.00 grams.
    • The Lenovo Vibe K5 is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Micro-SIM and Micro-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India).
    • Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.
  • Lenovo vibe K5 is a very good Smartphone in its price range.and K5 plus is also very similar Smartphone but with 3gb Ram.


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  • Before the Procedure Begin I really want you to take a look at one of the most visited posts of We Observed, which will help you to understand about Rooting & Its Cons & Pros.Here it is.

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Now the Main Part of this post begins.You can root your Smartphone easily by using Easiest Method to Root Lenovo vibe  K5 and install TWRP Recovery. Here are the Requirements and Steps:-

  • Requirements To Root Lenovo Vibe K5:-

    1. Enable Developer Option in Lenovo vibe K5
      • Go To Setting>About Phone>Device information>and Click/Tap on Build number 7 times.
    2. Enable OEM unlocking and USB Debugging
      • Again go to Settings>DeveloperOptions>and Enable OEM unlocking & USB debugging.
    3. Your Smartphone must have to 80% or more charged.
    4. Supported USB Cable.
    5. PC or Laptop.
    6. Wondershare tunes Go.
    7. Internet Connection on your PC.
Here is the video guide of Easiest Method to Root Lenovo vibe  K5 and install TWRP Recovery:-



  • How To Root Lenovo Vibe K5 Easily


  1. Download and install Wondershare TunesGo on your PC.
  2. Launch it.
  3. Connect Your Smartphone and Computer using USB Cable.
  4. Wondershare will install the driver for Your Smartphone.
  5. In your, Smartphone Allow the ADB shell if asked.
  6. After it finishes the Driver installation You will see a screen like Below.
    How To Root Lenovo Vibe K5 Easily
  7. Click on ToolBox, Which will be on the Top Right Side.
  8. Now You will see One click Root Option under the Device Tool or Other tools (depends upon version) category. click on One-Click Root.
  9. A Warning message will Pop-up Click On Root.
    How To Root Lenovo Vibe K5 Easily
  10. Now You just Have to wait. Wondershare will first check everything and then it will try to Root Your Smartphone.
  11. After some time it will show you a message “Getting Toot Access”.Wait until completion of Process.
  12. After 2-3 Minutes it will show you a new message like- Lenovo vibe K5 Root Success.That’s it. Your Lenovo vibe K5 is successfully Rooted.Now we will install superuser app.
    How To Root Lenovo Vibe K5 Easily
  13. Download and install Superuser from play store .
    How To Root Lenovo Vibe K5 Easily
  14. OPEN IT. it will show you a message that The SU binary needs To be Updated, Continue?  click on “Continue” and then click on” Normal” on the next windows.
  15. It will take Some time to Update the SU binary so just wait.
    How To Root Lenovo Vibe K5 Easily
  16. If the process is completed successfully then a new window with the message “Installation success” will be visible.
  17. Now reboot Your Android Smart Phone.
  18. Confirm the Root Access with Root checker or any other app and enjoy.


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  • Requirements to Install TWRP recovery on Lenovo Vibe K5
  • How to install TWRP recovery on Lenovo Vibe K5
     How to install TWRP recovery on Lenovo Vibe K5
    1. Open Flashify.
    2. Grant it Root Permission when Asked.
    3. Now click on Backup/Restore Tab.
    4. Now Take a backup of Boot and Recovery First.save it on Storage or Dropbox.
    5. Now Again click on Flash Tab.
    6. Click on Recovery image
    7. New POP Up will be visible- Click on Choose a File.
    8. Now Browse and select the TWRP Recovery. (Downloaded from Requirements section Above)
    9. Click on install and then Reboot.

That’s It.You have successfully Rooted Your Lenovo Vibe K5/K5Plus and installed the TWRP Recovery On it.

  • What to do Next After Rooting Lenovo Vibe K5
  1. Take a Complete backup of your system  (important)
    1. Boot into Lenovo vibe K5’s Recovery Mode.
    2. In the Recovery Mode’s main menu Click on Backup.
    3. Tick on all boxes.
    4. Select your storage.(2 GB free)
    5. Swipe to Backup.
  2. Try Custom Rom on Lenovo Vibe K5
    1. Update Lenovo vibe k5 to Marshmallow-PAC-ROM 6 MM – Lenovo Vibe K5, K5 Plus
    2. Update Lenovo vibe k5 to Nougat-  LineageOS for Lenovo vibe K5/K5 Plus
    3. CM 14.1 Rom for Lenovo vibe K5- CM 14.1 for Lenovo vibe K5
    4. Other Roms for Lenovo vibe K5 are listed Here- moto.shreps.fr
  3. Try Some Good After Root App – 15 Must Have Apps After Rooting 
  4. Try Xposed Framework.
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Credits: Shreps, Vache, Scritch, XDA developers, moto.shreps.fr


This .Easiest Method to Root Lenovo vibe  K5/K5 plus and install TWRP Recovery is working on almost every Software version of Lenovo Vibe K5/K5 plus. I have personally tested it on Lenovo vibe k5  s026, s037, s102, and s105.You will get TWRP 3.1.1 which one is latest. So I hope you will not have any problem in Rooting Lenovo vibe K5 and K5 plus and all its variants. We have also provided some good Custom Roms for Lenovo Vibe k5.If you have any suggestion or advice you can share with us using the comment section below. Keep visiting and share with your friends.

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