How To Install TWRP Recovery On Motorola Moto X Play

Motorola Moto X Play

How To Install TWRP Recovery On Motorola Moto X Play

Motorola Moto X Play was released at August of 2015. If you are a proud owner of this cool handset and wants to know how to install TWRP on Moto X Play then you are in luck. We will be teaching you how to install TWRP Custom Recovery on Motorola Moto X Play.

If you want to tweak the Motorola Moto X Play then you need to replace the stock recovery with the custom software like TWRP Recovery. This custom Recovery is based on CWM and brings new touch controlled based UI which can be used while tweaking your android phone.

Important Note: These are not official stuff, so you need to know that these might void your warranty. Check with your company whether doing this will void the warranty or not.

This is developed and released by an Xda forum member and you take the full responsibility of if any damage occurs to your handset.

How To Install TWRP Recovery On Motorola Moto X Play

1. At first you have to install ADB drivers on your computer

2. Now download and install the Moto X Play USB Drivers in your computer

3. After that you have to download the TWRP file from this link

4. Now, you need to rename the recovery file. Change it from twrp-osprey-2.8.7-test1.img to a normal, simple and recognizable name like : Motox-Play-TWRP-recovery.img

5. After doing this , open a command prompt window from the folder where you have kept the .img file in previous step. In order to open a prompt window : press & hold the Shift keyboard key & right click on any blank space.

6. Now, go to the fastboot mode on your Moto X Play , then connect your phone to the computer

7. Now while in the CMD window, you need to press the command: fastboot devices. Thus you can verify your phone is recognized by the computer.

8. Now we will flash the twrp recovery file to the Moto X Play 2015. In order to flush the TWRP recovery file enter below command

fastboot flash recovery Motox-Play-TWRP-recovery.img

9. Now, you have to wait for a while for the software to be installed in your Moto X Play 2015.

10. When the process is finished you can enter into the recovery mode on your Moto X Play and enjoy it.


I am a self dependent writer who likes to write about Gadget & Gears. I put my thoughts into writing in internet.

Click Here to Leave a Comment Below 0 comments

Leave a Reply: