How To Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 And Install TWRP Recovery

How To Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2, Install TWRP Recovery & Unlock Bootloader

Hey, there I have come with the guide on How To Unlock Bootloader, Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 And Install TWRP Recovery. You can easily Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2, Unlock Bootloader & Install TWRP Recovery. Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 was recently launched by Asus and there are a lot of developments going around. We will keep updating you on Custom ROMs, Custom Kernel for Zenfone Max Pro M2.

About Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

This Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 is having a 6.3 Inch IPS LCD Capacitive Display which is a Full HD Screen, Zenfone Max Pro M2 is powered by the Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 (14 nm) Octa Core Processor which is clocked at 4×2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260. This phone comes with Android 8.1 (Oreo) out of the box. This device comes with  4GB RAM & 64GB Internal Storage.

On talking about Camera Zenfone Max Pro M2 has a Dual Rear Camera of 12MP + 5MP with autofocus and Front Camera of 13MP. And this phone has a Battery Capacity of 5000 mAh which is a Non-removable Li-Po battery. Zenfone Max Pro M2 was priced at Rs. 12,999.

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 Specifications

DisplaySize6.3 inch HD+ Display
Resolution1080 x 2280 pixels, 19:9 ratio
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass
SystemOSAndroid 8.1 (Oreo)
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 660 (14 nm)
CPUOcta-core (4x2.2 GHz Kryo 260 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260)
GPUAdreno 512
MemoryCard slotmicroSD, up to 512 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal64 GB, 4 GB RAM
CameraMain Camera (Dual)12 MP, f/1.8, PDAF
5 MP, f/2.4, 1.12µm, depth sensor
Selfie Camera (Single)13 MP
Highlight FeaturesSensorsFingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass, gyroscope
MessagingSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
BatteryNon-removable Li-Po 5000 mAh battery

Also Read: Autobuy Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

Unlock Bootloader Of Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

  • First Off We Need To Enable Developer Options For That Go To Settings >> About Phone >> Now Tap On Build Number 6-7 Times
  • Now Go Back >> Go To Advanced Settings >> Developer Options >> And Enable USB Debugging mode on your ASUS Zenfone Max Pro M2

(Note: Take Backup Of Your Phone Internal Storage Because In This Method Your Phone Internal Will Be Erased)

  • Next Download The Unlock Tool Zip folder On Your PC. Once You Download It Unzip The Zip File To Your Windows Desktop.
  • Once Done >> Open Extracted Folder >> Install ADB exe file On Your PC/Laptop

  • Now Power Off Your Phone >> Now Press & Hold Volume Up + Power Button At The Same Time To Enter In Fastboot Mode
  • Next Connect Your Phone To PC >> Open Unlock Folder >> Double Click On Unlock And The Unlocking Process Will Start

  • Now Your Phone Will Reboot
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Unlocked The Bootloader Of Zenfone Max Pro M2

Also Read: How To Root Redmi Note 7

Install TWRP Recovery On Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

(Note: Before you proceed to Install TWRP Recovery On Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 make sure to that you have completed the above steps.)

Download These Files On Your PC

Steps To Install TWRP Recovery On Zenfone Max Pro M2

  • First Off Setup ADB And Fastboot Drivers On Your PC And Also Make Sure To Unlock Bootloader By The Above Steps
  • Once Done Go To Settings >> About Phone >> Tap Build Number 5-6 Times To Enable Developer Options >> Go Back & Tap On Developer Options >> Enable USB Debugging

You Must Disable All Your Security Locks

  • Now Power Off Your Phone >> Next Boot Your Phone Into Fastboot Mode (To Do That Press & Hold Volume Up + Power Button Together)
  • Connect Your Phone To PC/Laptop
  • Now Unzip Platform Tools Files To Your Desktop
  • Next, You Have To Copy recovery-X01BD.img File And Paste It To Platform Tools Folder
  • Once Done Go To Platform Tools Folder >> Type “cmd” In The Address Bar & Press Enter To Open Command Prompt
Install TWRP Recovery On Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2
Install TWRP Recovery On Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2
  • Now Enter The Following Commands
fastboot devices
  • Hit Enter & Type
fastboot flash recovery recovery-X01BD.img
  • Hit Enter, Now TWRP Files Has Been Flashed Successfully
  • Now Come To Your Phone >> Disconnect Your Phone From PC >> And Press & Hold Volume Down + Power Button For 5-6 Seconds >> Next You Will Be Asked For The password >> Just Tap On Cancel Button
  • On TWRP Recovery Page >> Go To Wipe >> Format Data >> Type “yes”
  • Now Come Back To Home >> Then Go To Mount >> Tap On Disable MTP >> Again Tap On Enable MTP >> And Select (System, Vendor)
  • After That Again Connet Your Phone To PC
  • Now Come To PC And Copy Decrypt.zip File And Paste It To Phone Internal Storage
  • Once Done Disconnect Your Phone >> On Your Phone Tap On Install >> Locate Decrypt.zip File & Select It >> Swipe To Confirm Flash
  • After That Tap On Reboot
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Installed TWRP Recovery On Your Zenfone Max Pro M2

Also Read: Enable Full Screen Gestures On Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 With Magisk Root Method

(Note: For this Method, You will need to have a TWRP Recovery Installed on your device. The Steps to Install & Flash TWRP Recovery is mentioned Above.)

  • First You Need To Download Magisk.zip File On Your Phone
  • Now Boot Your Phone To Recovery Mode By Pressing Volume Up + Power Button At Same Time Until You See The Boot Animation.
  • After That Tap On Install >> Then Locate The Magisk.zip File And Select It >> And Then Tap On Swipe To Confirm Flash
  • Once The Flashing Process Is Done. Tap On Reboot
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Rooted Your Zenfone Max Pro M2

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Final Words: So, this is all about How To Unlock Bootloader, Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 And Install TWRP Recovery. I have shown you the easiest method to Unlock Bootloader, Root Zenfone Max Pro M2 And Install TWRP. I hope this method worked on your phone. If you want to ask any questions related to this post then make sure to comment down below. We would love to hear from you.

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8 thoughts on “How To Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 And Install TWRP Recovery”

  1. Hello brother
    It worked to unlock my Asus Zenfone Max Pro M 2 but after that I can’t install the recovery pls help me out
    Make a video on it to guide as well to do it perfect
    Thanks

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