How to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro which is also know as Lenovo K920 is really great looking phone by lenovo with great feature and specs, so if you own a Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro oe Lenovo K920 and thinking to root your phone then you are at right place. To root ZUK Z2 and Z2 Pro all you need to do is install TWRP recovery on the device and flash the latest SuperSU zip using TWRP’s install menu. If you install TWRP on your Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro you can then flash Custom Roms, Custom Kernel, Custom Mods and any zip files like xposed installer. But before you root Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro, you need to unlock its bootloader .

Benefits of Rooting

  • Install Incompatible Apps
  • Blocking Ads in Any Apps
  • Installing Custom ROMs 
  • Install Xposed Framework to customize your device
  • Keep Latest Android OS
  • Boost your Android Device’s Speed and Battery Life
  • Make Complete Backups of Your Android Phone or Tablet

Disadvantages of Rooting

  • Root can Brick Your Device
  • Void Warranty
  • No Official Updates


Installing a custom recovery on Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro  will wipe the stock recovery and replace it with a new one. By installing a custom recovery on your Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro  and rooting it, you’ll void its warranty. I have tested the procedure on Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro successfully but still, you are warned to proceed unless you understand what you’re going to do. The procedure might soft-brick your device but you can easily recover it by installing the stock firmware back.


  • This method is only for Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro . Don’t try this on any other device.
  • Bootloader Should be Unlocked
  • Follow the steps correctly otherwise, you may brick your device. We are not responsible for any damage to your Android Phone.
  • You need either Laptop or PC.
  • Charge your phone to at least 70 - 80%.
  • Back up your device, just in case if you need it later.
  • Make sure you have followed the steps properly.

Download Links:

  1. ADB and Fastboot for your PC.
  2. Twrp Recovery Image file (rename it to recovery.img )
  3. file

Follow these Simple Steps to Root and Install TWRP on Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

Step 1 :- First enable the USB debugging option in Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro. Copy and Paste Downloaded recovery.img file to folder where you installed the adb.
  • To enable USB debugging option Go to your Settings >> About Phone >> now tap the build number 7-8 times until you see a message ‘you are now a developer’.
  • Now as we have enabled developer options, go back to Settings >> developer options >> and now enable USB debugging also enable OEM unlock.
Step 2 :- Now connect your device to your PC using usb cable and go to folder where you installed the adb and press and hold shift then right-click on white space and Select "Open command window here".

Step 3 :- Now Reboot your phone into fastboot mode by typing the following command.

"adb reboot bootloader"

Step 4:- Now your device will reboot into fastboot mode. If it doesn’t, check if your USB cable is connected properly and you have drivers installed properly. You can check a list of connected device by typing the following command.
    "fastboot devices"
Step 5:- Now type following commands at command prompt to flash recovery

"fastboot  flash recovery recovery.img"  ( Downloaded File Name)

Step 6:- Now type following commands at command prompt to Reboot your device.

"fastboot reboot"

Guide to Root Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

  • Download and move the file into internal storage of your Lenovo Zuk Z2 Pro.
  • Turn off and boot your device into TWRP Recovery by pressing and holding Volume up + Power key simultaneously.
  • In TWRP recovery menu tap on Install button.
  • Select file.
  • Swipe right to confirm the rooting process.
  • Reboot your Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro.
So, that was complete step by step guide on How to Install TWRP and Root Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro. You can install Root Checker app from Play Store to confirm. If you have any questions, then comment below.

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