How to Root LG G5 on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Official Firmware

With this guide you will now be able to gain root on your LG G5 while running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow official firmware. In previous posts dedicated to the G5 we covered how you can unlock the bootloader and also install TWRP 3.0.2 custom recovery, both of which serve as a prerequisite for this article. If you haven’t yet done both of these procedures, we recommend you do so before implementing the steps below. We will utilize latest SuperSU v2.71 to gain root and custom TWRP 3.0.2 recovery to flash it. After gaining root access, you will be able to install […]

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HOW TO: Install LG G5 TWRP 3.0.2 Custom Recovery

TeamWin’s latest TWRP 3.0.2 custom recovery can now be installed on the LG G5 through this guide. The new G5 is LG’s take on a modular smartphone with accessories that do more than accompany or protect the phone. Nonetheless, module or no modules, the underlying software which is Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow definitely can perform better with tweaks and customizations that suit your needs. To make this possible, the first step is to install a custom recovery. The article below showcases the procedure you need to follow in order to install latest and greatest TWRP 3.0.2 on your LG G5. Our […]

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How To Unlock Bootloader on LG G5

Months after officially making the G5 available for consumers and developers, LG has now also released the official unlock bootloader tool for it as well. Our guide will be showing you how to unlock LG G5 bootloader through the official and prescribed way. Depending on your warranty and type, this may or may not void your warranty so be sure to check with your store first if you are worried about that sort of a thing. Once you unlock your bootloader, you will be able to flash custom recoveries, ROMs and even gain root on your new device. It is critical […]

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How to Take Screenshots on LG G5

LG recently unveiled its newest G series flagship smartphone, the new G5. LG’s approach with this year’s smartphone is modularity. Not only has LG introduced a removable module but along with that it has announced first party modular accessories known as friends. In this post, however, we will look at something much simpler than replacing modules which is taking a screenshot. The G5 boasts LG’s latest and greatest Marshmallow build with its own skin on top. This skin also helps in making the phone more easier to use and navigate. The simple button method is available to use but you […]

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LG G5 USB Drivers – Download Now

This post will be guiding users on installing proper USB drivers on their computer — Windows as well as Mac — for the LG G5. The new flagship G5 from LG speaks of modularity and customizability. Other improvements include a faster processor, greater RAM and a much nicer display compared to its predecessor. The following article, however, touches on something important and something which every G5 owner should know. USB drivers are essential for appropriate communication between your phone and your computer. Whether it is transferring photos or flashing a new firmware, USB drivers are quite essential. Following guide will […]

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LG Reinvents itself with the G5 Smartphone

Today, LG has announced it’s new 2016 flagship, the G5, at an event held in Barcelona. The G series is to LG what the S series is to Samsung. This means it incorporates everything LG is currently working on into a single product which is expected to gain enough profits for the mobile division to keep itself above water. The new G5 is a very radical smartphone coming from LG. The design change is quite significant and you would be easily able to identify the new G5 compared with the old G4. The hardware has been improved a lot. The […]

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