How to install TWRP Root Motorola Moto E4 and E4 Plus

How to install TWRP Root Motorola Moto E4 and E4 Plus. Guide on how to get root access with SuperSu on Motorola Moto E4 and E4 Plus, using TWRP 3.1.1-0 Recovery through fastboot textual commands, to access options that are only available if you have root access on the android device, phone or Tablet.

Features and specifications Motorola Moto E4

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Size 5.0 inches, 68.9 cm2, Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels, 16: 9 ratio (~ 294 ppi density), Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3, OS Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), Mediatek Chipset MT6737, Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU, Mali-T720 GPU, Memory Card slot microSD, up to 128 GB Internal 16 GB, 2 GB RAM, Camera Primary 8 MP, f / 2.2, autofocus, LED flash Features 1.12 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, panorama, HDR Video 720p @ 30fps, Secondary 5 MP, f / 2.2, 1.4 µm pixel size, LED flash, Removable Li-Ion 2800 mAh battery

Features and specifications Motorola Moto E4 Plus

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels, 16: 9 ratio (~ 267 ppi density), Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3, OS Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), Mediatek MT6737 Chipset, Quad-core CPU 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53, GPU Mali-T720, Memory Card slot microSD, up to 128 GB (dedicated slot) Internal 16/32 GB, 3 GB RAM, Camera Primary 13 MP, f / 2.0, autofocus, LED flash, Secondary 5 MP, f / 2.2, 1.4 µm pixel size, LED flash Non-removable Li-Ion 5000 mAh battery

Previous steps and recommendations before continuing with the guide on how to install TWRP Root Motorola Moto E4 and E4 Plus

Download necessary files to continue with the guide on how to install TWRP Root Motorola Moto E4 and E4 Plus

  • Download and install adb and fastboot on your computer. The installation creates an ADB folder in (C: adb)
  • Download custom recovery recoveryE4plus.img for Motorola Moto E4 Plus or twrp-perry-3.1.1-r1.img for Motorola Moto E4. Then, rename the downloaded file with the name recovery.img and move to the ADB folder in (C: adb)
  • To root the device, after installing twrp, we will need to download the SuperSU-v2.82.zip file and then transfer it to the phone memory.

How to install TWRP Root Motorola Moto E4 and E4 Plus

Warning about modifying the operating system of an Android device

Step 1: Once you have finished the previous steps and download the necessary files, then follow this guide to install the custom twrp recovery downloaded from above, using fastboot through textual commands in Motorola Moto E4 and E4 Plus.

Step 2: Next, now that we have a custom recovery installed on the device, follow this guide to root with SuperSu downloaded from above by twrp recovery the Motorola Moto E4 and E4 Plus device.

Make a nandroid backup to later quickly restore the entire system of your device, phone or tablet, in case you need it. I also recommend creating a backup of the EFS partition that stores identifying information of your phone or tablet device. That’s it. This is the guide on how to install TWRP Root Motorola Moto E4 and E4 Plus.