Download and install unofficial TWRP recovery and Lineage OS 16 ROM for Axon 10 Pro. Recently, ZTE launched its one of the best devices, which is Axon 10 Pro. The smartphone comes with a decent design, great hardware. This guide is handy for those Axon 10 Pro smartphone users who are not satisfied with official stock firmware. The unofficial TWRP recovery and Lineage OS 16 are available for download and install on your device.
Installing the TWRP custom recovery allows you to root your device, flash any custom firmware, take the backup of your device, and so on. After installing this unofficial TWRP custom recovery, you will be able to root the device with Magisk. Now you can break all the restrictions and free hand to change your Android OS by flashing the custom ROM. We have the latest build of Lineage OS 16 custom firmware. So if you love Lineage OS custom ROM and want to install Lineage OS 16 ROM for Axon 10 Pro, then follow the given guide.
By following our given below step by step guide, you can install unofficial TWRP recovery and Lineage OS 16 ROM for Axon 10 Pro. Keep in mind that the ROM is still in beta stage, so you may face some minor bugs and not functioning features like broken fingerprint sensors and other things that may have gone unreported. Given below, we have shared both unofficial TWRP custom recovery and Lineage OS 16 links.
Before proceeding, take the full backup of all your valuable data because flashing unofficial TWRP recovery and Lineage OS 16 ROM for Axon 10 Pro will wipe your phone’s entire data.
AndroidBlog will not responsible for any damage that occurred to your ZTE Axon 10 Pro during or after the installation of TWRP custom recovery. Please keep in mind that replacing the stock recovery with TWRP recovery isn’t an official process so that you will lose the warranty of your ZTE Axon 10 Pro.
- Take a proper backup of all your important data like your contacts, call logs, texts, images, videos, and audio files on ZTE Axon 10 Pro before starting the flashing process. We recommend keeping everything safe and secured by syncing your files with your account.
- A Windows-based PC will be required for this process to install the ZTE Axon 10 Pro USB drivers and the Android SDK toolkit.
- The bootloader of your phone should be unlocked, otherwise, you’ll not be able to flash the TWRP.
- Enable USB Debugging option by navigating to Menu – Settings – Developer Options.
- The battery level of your ZTE Axon 10 Pro smartphone should be at least about 70% to avoid unexpected shutdowns during installation.
Steps To Root and Install Unofficial TWRP Recovery For ZTE Axon 10 Pro:
Step No 1: First of all transfer the SuperSU zip package to your ZTE Axon 10 Pro that you have already downloaded from the above link.
Step No 2: Now rename ZTE Axon 10 Pro TWRP Recovery file to recovery.img.
Step No 3: Move recovery.img to platform-tools folder in the Android SDK folder.
Step No 4: After moving the image to the Android SDK folder, connect ZTE Axon 10 Pro to your PC via USB cable.
Step No 5: Now launch a command prompt window from inside the platform-tools folder and type the following command:
adb reboot bootloader
Step No 6: After the bootloader screen appears on the screen of your ZTE Axon 10 Pro, type this command:
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
Step No 7: When the recovery installation completes, give the following command:
Step No 8: Just reboot your ZTE Axon 10 Pro into recovery mode to flash SuperSU by giving this command:
adb reboot recovery
Step No 9: Simply tap on the Install option in TWRP, browse UPDATE-SuperSU-vx.xx.zip where you’ve transferred. Select it.
It will take some time, so please wait.
Step No 10: Now you’ll need to reboot your ZTE Axon 10 Pro by navigating to Reboot > System option.
Steps to Flash Lineage OS 16 ROM For Axon 10 Pro:
Step 1: Download the Lineage OS 16 custom ROM and Google apps package from the Download Section. Save the files on the desktop of your computer.
Step 2: Connect your smartphone using its USB cable with your computer.
Step 3: Transfer the downloaded files from desktop to your phone.
Step 4: Once the files are transferred, unplug the USB cable and disconnect your device.
Step 5: Now, boot the ZTE Axon 10 Pro into recovery mode by following the given steps:
- Android SKD must be installed on your PC and set up ADB on MAC OS X / Linux.
- Make a connection between your device and computer using its USB cable.
- Navigate to the Fastboot folder on the PC.
- There open a command prompt window and type “ADB reboot recovery”.
Step 6: Before proceeding to the flashing process, first wipe your ZTE Axon 10 Pro. You can wipe the system from recovery by choosing: “wipe data factory reset”, “wipe cache partition” and “wipe Dalvik cache”.
Step 7: After the wiping process is finished, go back to the main recovery menu.
Step 8: From the recovery menu, select “install zip from SD card” followed by “choose zip from SD card” to start the ROM flashing process.
Step 9: Locate the firmware “custom ROM” and start installing the Lineage OS firmware on your ZTE Axon 10 Pro.
Step 10: Now install the Google Apps package by repeating the above steps.
Step 11: Finally, select the “reboot system now” from the main menu of recovery.
Your device will take about 4 to 5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.