Install TWRP Touch Recovery on Samsung Galaxy S5

Download and install TWRP Touch Recovery on Galaxy S5. TWRP  is one of the best and most popular recovery mode in the world of Android devices. It is simple, beautiful, very easy to use (touchscreen controls) and it has a lot of features. Thanks to the famous developer that has made possible root access on many Samsung devices, Chainfire as well as some other people, a fully working TWRP recovery mode is available for the Galaxy S5.

Since the S5 isn’t even out, this has been created based on users who have the device early. It has been created using SM-G900F’s system dumb so trying it on other variants might not work. There are two ways to install TWRP: Manual flash and flashing with Odin.


Manual Flash

As usual, first of all download the recovery image here. Install it using the codes below:

Code 1:

adb push recovery.img /data/local/tmp/recovery.img

Code 2:

adb shell su -c dd if=/data/local/tmp/recovery.img of=/dev/block/platform/msm_sdcc.1/by-name/recovery

Installing with Odin

Download Odin3 here and Image.tar file here. Open Odin and connect your Galaxy S5 to your computer. Then click PDA, select the tar file and press install. TWRP Touch Recovey will installed shortly and then the phone will reboot.


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