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How To Root Realme X7 – Install TWRP Recovery (Windows/Mac/Linux) | Easy Method

how to root realme x7
How To Root Realme X7

In this guide, I will show you how to root Realme x7, install TWRP custom recovery, and Magisk manager for root access. With the help of root, you can customize your device or debloat it, and many more. You can also speed up your device with the help of other custom Roms, Kernels & modules. If you want to unleash your device performance then do root your device with this guide & enjoy the true beauty of Android. If you wanna switchback, then you can do it whenever you want. In this guide, I am gonna cover unrooting process as well.

Before we start our guide on how to root Realme x7. Make sure to Unlock the Bootloader on your Realme X7 if not already unlocked. Hit the link below to find out how to unlock the bootloader on your Realme X7.

How To : Realme X7 Bootloader Unlock

How To Root Realme X7:

1. Install TWRP Custom Recovery.

2. Install Magisk Manager.

Follow all the step carefully to avoid confusion.

Warning:

We are not responsible for any bricked devices. You know that what you are doing. So do this at your own risk. Hench be careful to follow the steps properly.

Enable USB debugging & OEM unlock:

Next, please ensure you have enabled USB debugging and OEM unlock. To do so, Navigate to Settings -> About Phone -> Build Number on your Realme X7 and tap on build number seven times. Once you see a message saying “You are now a developer” go back to Settings and then go to the Additional Settings you will see an option called Developer Options. Open developer options and enable USB debugging and OEM Unlock.

Pre-Requisites:

Before proceeding how to root Realme X7, you need to make sure of these things.

Now if you have the required tools which is given above then you can follow the below steps.

Make sure ADB and fastboot are set up on your computer (Windows, Mac, or Linux). Hit the link below to know how to setup ADB and fastboot.

How to Setup ADB and Fastboot

How To Install TWRP Recovery For Realme X7:

Step 1 – Boot into Fastboot Mode.

Turn off your Realme X7.  Press and hold Power + Volume Down for 7-10 seconds until you see the realme logo.

You can also boot into fastboot mode while device is on.

  1. Connect the device to the computer using a USB cable.
  2. Open command prompt (for Windows) or Terminal (for Mac and Linux).
  3. Navigate to the platform-tools folder.
  4. Now, let’s type the below commands.

Windows

adb devices

Mac or Linux

./adb devices
adb devices
  • This will show a message saying ‘List of devices attached.
  • That means you have established a successful connection between your phone and the PC.
  • In case if this doesn’t happen, then install the Realme USB drivers again.
  • If the problem persists, change your USB cable, or the USB port.
  • Now let’s boot your Realme x7 to the Fastboot Mode.
  • For that, type the below command and hit the enter key.

Windows

adb reboot bootloader

Mac or Linux

./adb reboot bootloader

Step 2 – Flash TWRP recovery

  1. Open command prompt (for Windows) or Terminal (for Mac and Linux).
  2. Navigate to the platform-tools folder and issue the below command.
fastboot devices

Windows

fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
fastboot flash recovery

Mac or Linux

./fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

How to Boot Realme X7 into TWRP recovery

  • Power off your device.
  • Press and hold the Volume up key + Power key altogether until the display lights up.
  • As soon as the TWRP logo appears, leave both the buttons.
  • Great! This is how you can reboot Realme X7 into TWRP recovery mode.
  • Unfortunately, if you are not able to boot the phone into recovery mode, use the TWRP Manager app from the Google Play store.

How to root Realme x7 using Magisk:

  • Download Magisk.zip from the link mentioned above.
  • Power Off the device.
  • Press the Volume Up + Power button to boot into the recovery mode.
  • Click on the option, which says, “Install.”
twrp recovery
  • Locate the Magisk.zip file that was just downloaded.
magisk root zip
  • Now, Swipe to install. This will flash the file.
  • Users can now reboot their device, and that’s it. You have successfully rooted your device.

How To Un-Root Realme x7:

  • Open the Magisk Manager app from the app drawer.
  • Select Un-install Option.
  • Wait till it successfully uninstalls magisk from Boot.img, and auto flash a Clean Boot.img.
  • Now reboot your device, and that’s it. You have successfully un-rooted your Realme x7.

Now, That’s it. My guide on how to root Realme X7 and Install TWRP Recovery finally end here. In case if you face any problems, kindly use the comment box below. Thank you!