Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S7 Plus as well as Galaxy Z Fold 2 have received their first TWRP custom recovery build. Since a custom recovery sets foundation for further mods, this is big news for new Tab S7 Plus and Z Fold 2 owners. More, now that TWRP has been ported over to the new phone and tablet, root is possible as well.
Galaxy Z Fold 2 represents the second iteration of Samsung’s foldable phone. Featuring much better hardware, a larger front display and an improved hinge, it is definitely a great buy for users looking to splurge on the bleeding edge of tech. As for the Galaxy Tab S7 Plus, it is Samsung’s answer towards a premium tablet that has a class-leading display.
TWRP Custom Recovery for Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 Plus & Galaxy Z Fold 2
This specific TWRP 3.4.0 release for both devices is unofficial. More, it is a preliminary build that gets the recovery booted but some functionality might be broken or missing. Regardless, you can try it out on your device and see how it works.
Since both builds do not address Samsung’s FBE (File Based Encryption), users would need to disable auto-encryption routine and then also format the data partition before they can use TWRP backup and restore functions. This has been a common theme on modern Galaxy devices and Z Fold 2 / Tab S7 Plus are no different.
How to Install TWRP on Galaxy Z Fold 2 and Galaxy Tab S7
Flashing TWRP custom recovery will trip Samsung KNOX as well as void warranty so do keep that in mind while installing. To download the TWRP recovery build for Galaxy Tab S7 as well as Galaxy Z Fold 2, read: How to Install TWRP Custom Recovery on Samsung Devices.
We have linked up all the download links and installation instructions in the guide above. Let us know if you need help with any of the steps.