How to Root Moto G 2015 and Install TWRP Recovery

It hasn’t been more than a week yet since Moto G 2015 was officially announced by Motorola at an event in India, and a working TWRP recovery build developed by squid2 for the device is already available for download.

Also, to root Moto G 2015 all you need is a custom recovery like TWRP. You can then simply flash the SuperSU zip via the recovery and that’ll root your 3rd Gen Moto G.

For installing the TWRP recovery though, you’ll need to unlock the bootloader on your Moto G 2015 first, which will wipe the device clean so make sure you backup any important files, photos, music, etc. before install TWRP recovery and root your device.

Grab the Moto G 2015 TWRP recovery .img file and the latest SuperSU zip from the download links below.

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Moto G 2015 TWRP recovery and Rooting Instructions
  1. [icon name=”link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Unlock the Bootloader on your Moto G 2015.
  2. Download the TWRP recovery .img and SuperSU .zip files, and transfer the SuperSU file to your device while keeping the TWRP .img file on PC.
  3. Flash TWRP recovery .img file via Fastboot using this step-by-step guide [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””].
    Tip: [icon name=”link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] How to boot into Moto G 2015 Bootloader / Fastboot Mode.
  4. Once TWRP is installed, boot into TWRP recovery and flash the SuperSU .zip file from there and reboot phone. You’ll have root access.


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