Huawei is quickly becoming a brand name for designing average range smartphones and in January 2017 yet another smartphone Huawei P8 Lite was released by the company and it’s still going strong. It has also the decent features that any smartphone user would want to have or experience. 

Android users have the bounty of customizing their smartphones to heir accord and that’s what Huawei P8 Lite user would want too. Installing TWRP on your device will unleash the real magic of this beautiful smartphone. We will, therefore, give you a short yet comprehensive tutorial on how to download and install TWRP on your device.

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One thing that has to be kept in mind is that this tutorial is compatible with only the Huawei P8 Lite variant PRA-LX1. Since all the smartphones come in variants, every tutorial is not for every variant of the device.


(i) The bootloader should be unlocked on your Huawei P8 Lite.

(ii) USB debugging mode and OEM unlocking must be enabled.

(iii) Your phone should be charged at least 60% to 65%.

(iv) USB drivers for Huawei should be installed in your computer.

(v) Make back up of all your data or at least the necessary one.

Required downloads:

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How to install TWRP recovery on your Huawei P8 Lite: 

1 First of all extract the downloaded file of ADB/Fastboot package in your computer at any location.

2 Using a USB cable connect your phone with the computer and then download the TWRP recovery .img file saving in the same location where the ADB/Fastboot package file was saved earlier. Now rename the file as ‘recovery.img’.

3 Next in the same location type in the following command in the command prompt ‘adb reboot bootloader’ and press Enter.

4 As soon as your device is in the Bootloader mode, type in the following command ‘fastboot flash recovery recovery.img’ and press Enter. TWRP recovery has been installed in your device successfully.


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