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How to Install TWRP and Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

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Install TWRP and Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 – Talking about of specifications  Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 is a 6.26″ phone with a 1080x2280p display. The Snapdragon 660 chipset is paired with 3/4/6GB of RAM and 32/64GB of storage. The main camera is 12+5MP and the selfie camera is 13MP. The battery has a 5000mAh capacity.

In this article, I will show you how to install twrp and root Zenfone Max Pro M2. With easy step by step instruction guide on how to successfully. So, let’s straight away dive into the tutorial guide. Stay until the end.

What is Root

With root access, you are able to access and modify files that would normally be inaccessible, such as files stored on the /data and /system partitions. Having root access also allows you to run an entirely different class of third-party applications and apply deep, system-level modifications. And by proxy, you may also be able to access certain device features that would otherwise be inaccessible or use existing features in new ways.

Root a device, simply means that you are now able to take full control of your Android device. After rooting, the smartphone has the ability to customize beyond limits. So, there are quite a few benefits of rooting the Zenfone Max Pro M2.

What is TWRP Recovery

TWRP is an open-source software custom recovery image for Android-based devices. It provides a touchscreen-enabled interface that allows users to install third-party firmware and back up the current system, functions often unsupported by stock recovery images. It is, therefore, often installed when rooting Android devices, although it isn’t dependent on a device being rooted to be installed.

The TWRP Recovery helps to install Custom ROM, Kernel, Mods or even root any Android devices in just a few simple steps.

DISCLAIMER isn’t responsible for any type of damage caused by a device after following this manual. Proceed at your own risk. Unlocking bootloader is a simple but risky process if you skip any step it may result in bricking your own device and if we are not responsible.


  • Charge your phone to at least 60 – 80 %
  • Make sure you have followed the steps properly. Don’t Skip and Read! – We are not responsible for any damage that you make to your phone.


  • Zenfone Max Pro M2 – Unlock – TWRP – Root: Here
  • TWRP Recovey : Here (Rename to “twrp”)
  • (Move to sd card)
  • (Move to sd card)

How To Unlock Bootloader Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

  1. Go to SettingSystemAbout Phone and tap on the build number 7x until developer option appears.
  2. Go back to SystemDeveloper options and enable usb debugging ( If you had already enabled usb debugging, revoke USB debugging authorisations” and lets start new).
  3. In your PC open the adb + asus drivers folder.
  4. Install ADB and necessary drivers ( Linux users install adb, fastboot from their respective repositories )
  5. Next, open the unlock folder, open an command promt there and typezenfone max pro m2 ubl
  6. Type in command:  adb devices
    • Allow usb debugging box will appear, check “always allow debugging from this computer” and click OK and again enter
  7. Type in command: adb devices
    • Device should be listed
  8. Type in command: adb reboot bootloader
    • Device will now enter fastboot
  9. Type in command: fastboot devices
    • Device should be listed
  10. Now execute unlock.cmd” Device will show unlocked bootloader warning, encrypt and reboot
    Thats it, Bootloader is unlocked (Don’t close the command prompt).

How to Install TWRP Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

  1. Copy the recovery image to “unlock” folder, go back to cmd and enter :
    • adb devices
    • adb reboot bootloader
    • fastboot devices
    • fastboot flash recovery twrp.img
  2. Power off the device and next step.

How to Root Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2

  1. Open the Root folder and copy magisk.apk to your Zenfone Max Pro M2.
  2. Now, boot your phone into TWRP Recovery by pressing volume down + power button
  3. Tap on Install Select and Swipe to Confirm Flash
  4. Back to Home TWRP Recovery
  5. Tap on Install Select and Swipe to Confirm Flash
  6. Done! now Reboot your phone

You’re succesfully to install twrp and root asus zenfone max pro m2, i hope this guide was helpful to root and install TWRP Recovery on Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2. Any queries, you can leave a comment down below. Do not panic if it takes a bit longer for the Reboot process to complete.