How to Install twrp Recovery Root htc u Play (alpine)

Download twrp & Root htc u Play:

twrp Recovery Now available for the htc u Play user Who own htc u Play can Root it using the Below Instructions. The Recovery is Flashable via fastboot Method & You can do it by Following the Below Instructions.

Now First of All We have To Install a Custom Recovery to Root htc u Play. So In the Primary Step You need to unlock it’s bootloader and after that You Can install Custom Recovery on htc u Play. and then You Can Root it by Flashing

htc u Play Come with 5.2 Inch LCD Display With the Resolution of 1080 X 1920 Pixels. it Run on Mediatek MT6755 Soc along With the Android 7.0.  The Device Come With 3/4GB of RAM and 32/64GB of Storage.


  1. Rooting May Void Your Device Warranty.So Make a Backup of Your Data and ROM.
  2. In Some cases Rooting Cause bootloop So Do at own Risk.
  3. Make Sure your Phone at-least 50% Charge to Prevent accidental Shut Down During The Rooting process.

Download Files:

  1. Magisk 18.1
  2. No verity opt Encrypt
  3. twrp 3.1 htc u Play
  4. Platform tools/adb Fastboot tools

How to unlock Bootloader on htc u Play:

  • Follow this Guide

How to Install twrp Recovery on htc u Play:

  • Download & Setup Platform tools from above.
  • Download and Extract recovery.img [Must Rename recovery.img] file In the Platform tools Folder.
  • Then Connect Phone to PC using the usb cable.
  • Now open CMD in the Platform tools Folder and type below Code

Check Device

adb devices

find recovery partition:

cat proc/emmc

Reboot to bootloader:

adb reboot bootloader

Check Device by Sending below Command:

fastboot devices

boot to recovery by Sending below Command:

fastboot boot recovery.img

Push Recovery Image to phone

adb push recovery.img /data/local/tmp

Set permission for recovery image

adb shell chmod 777 /data/local/tmp/recovery.img

Backup Current Recovery Image (in case you want to go back or failed)

adb shell dd if=/dev/block/mmcblk0p39 of=/sdcard/backup.img

Copy recovery to block

adb shell dd if=/data/local/tmp/recovery.img of=/dev/block/mmcblk0p39

How to Root htc u Play:

  • Download Magisk and Move it to Device Storage.
  • Now Switch off Phone and together Press Volume Up and Power button it Will boot your Phone in twrp.
  • In the twrp Click on backup Button Select Require Partition and Swipe Slider to Create a nandroid backup.
  • Click on Install Button and Locate Downloaded Magisk File and Then Swipe Slider to Install it.

  • again Click on Install and then Locate No Verity opt and Swipe Slider to Install it.
  • Done/ then Reboot System Now. Your Phone Successfully Rooted. Have any Question leave a Comment We will happy to help You..