8 May 2015

Install Twrp recovery on Samsung galaxy S6 All variants

Twrp recovery for samsung galaxy s6 is finally available.Till now we had how to achieve root access on samsung galaxy s6 thanks to chainfire.But now you can flash twrp recovery.Samsung has finally changed its design aspects with the launch of their new flagship samsung galaxy s6.It has a metal frame round the device with front and back sandwiched with corning gorilla glass 4.If you take a look at the device specifications the device comes with a exynos 7420 chipset which is a octa core (2 quad cores ) and the is backed with 3gb ram.It sports a 5.1inch display with 4k resolution and corning gorilla glass 4 protection and the device is now available with 128 gigabytes storage with the base model at 32 gigabytes.The rear camera is 16mp with optical image stabilisation while the secondary camera is 5mp which is great for selfies and also the front cam can record videos upto 1440p .Samsung usually launch their flagship with different chipset variant but this time samsung gone with their in house exynos chipset in all other variants.
If you are searching for twrp recovery for samsung galaxy s6 and could not find then this post is for you.We will guid you to install twrp recovery on samsung galaxy s6.

Install Twrp recovery on Samsung galaxy S6:

Install Twrp recovery on Samsung galaxy S6 All variants sprint

About Twrp Recovery:

Before proceeding further make it is essential to backup all your apps and data to computer or cloud storage.Although flashing this will not erase the data from the device but to be on safer side make a backup.Charge your device to at least 50%.
Twrp stands for team win recovery project.It is one first recovery to offer a completely touch driven interface.The ui is completely xml based so you can customise the interface with different themes and also this is only recovery that supports themes.Unlike the clockworkmod recovery this recovery has the option to wipe all the data,cache,dalvik,system,internal with just only one swipe.Of course you have to choose what to be wiped on the device.
Twrp  Samsung galaxy S6 zeroflte and zerofltespr sprint

There are two reasons why this recovery  has to be chosen over other clockworkmod.First reason being the ability to restore the individual portions of the complete nandroid backup and other being the multi rom support.Only twrp recovery has the multi rom support for now.
Coming back to twrp recovery on samsung galaxy s6 you can flash the recovery in three ways.

Flash Twrp  On Samsung galaxy s6 using App:

Samsung galaxy s6 is officially supported by twrp so you can actually it using their official app from play store called twrp manager.But using this app requires root access.If your device have root access you can try this flashing using this app and this is the easiest way to flash it.If you dont have root access than dont worry we have the solution for this too.Just visit root samsung galaxy s6 all variants.Choose your device model number and root your device and come back.

1.Open playstore app and search for twrp manger app.
2.Download the app and open it.
3.Grant super user permission when asked.
4.Once you grant the permissions do a swipe from the left and you will find several options.
5.Choose the options "Install twrp" and you will be greated with two more options.One is  device name  and other to install.
6.Click device name and scroll down to last and you will find samsung galaxy s6.Click on it.
Twrp manager app galaxy s6 zeroflte and zerofltespr sprint SM-G920F SM-G9200

7.Now choose which version of recovery to be installed and then click on install recovery.
8.App downloads the recovery and flashes it.
9.Once done you can reboot to recovery from the app itself.

Install Twrp using odin:

1.Download the latest odin and place it on desktop.
2.Now download the Twrp for Zeroflte.img.tar files  and extract it.If you have a sprint variant then download Twrp For Zerofltespr.img.tar
3.Power off the device completely and wait for few seconds.
4.Now put the tablet in download mode by holding volume down,home key and power button at the same time.Once the device enters download mode using volume keys to navigate and press on continue.

5.Now the device is ready to grab the files through odin.
6.Open the odin on your desktop or computer.
Install Twrp on galaxy s6 using odin sm-g920t sm-g920i
7.Connect the device to a computer using usb cable.
8.Once the device is connected you will notice a blue tab in odin with message added.
Install Twrp on galaxy s6 using odin blue tab
9.Now click on pda and navigate to the file which you have extracted before.
click pda select zeroflte or zerofltespr twrp file
10.Make sure you tick auto reboot and reset time and leave rest of them as it is.
11.Now click on start and wait till the flashing is completed.
12.Once the flashing is done you will see a green tab with message pass and device should reboot automatically.
twrp flashed galaxy s6

Install twrp on galaxy s6 using fastboot:

In this method we will be flashing recovery using fastboot on pc or using a terminal shell app on the device.Download twrp recovery for zeroflte for regulat variant twrp for zerofltespr for sprint variant and rename it to twrp.
Note:This is not is not for sprint variant.

1.Type the command fastboot devices to know if your device is detected.
2.If your device is detected then you are good to go.
3.Type the command
dd if=/sdcard/twrp.img of=/dev/block/platform/15570000.ufs/by-name/RECOVERY 
4.It will be flashed in 10 or 15 sec.Once done you can reboot to recovery.

Final words on Twrp for samsung galaxy s6:

We have shown you all the methods to install Twrp recovery on samsung galaxy s6.If any one of the method fails you can go for other so by following this guild you can have want you want on your device.But flashing is always a risky process so we take no responsibility if you have bricked the device although the chances of bricking the device is nil.A big thanks to the twrp team for bring this amazing project to galaxy s6 early.If you find this helpful you can share it and stay connected to us by following us on facebook.
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