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TeamWin updates TWRP to 3.5.1, Android 11 support coming soon

TeamWin updates TWRP to 3.5.1, Android 11 support coming soon

The evergreen TeamWin Recovery Project received a sizable update to 3.5 back in December. Late last night they posted 3.5.1, which they're calling a "mini release," waiting for full support for Android 11. Most of the changes are housekeeping and small support additions, now split into two branches for Android 9 and 10.

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TWRP v3.5 lands with more Android 10 enhancements, adds 16 devices to official roster

TWRP v3.5 lands with more Android 10 enhancements, adds 16 devices to official roster

TeamWin Recovery Project, or TWRP for short, is a custom recovery partition often used together with custom ROMs and/or rooting. It can help you create full device backups, install new ROMs, and troubleshoot broken software. TWRP v3.4 was released in June with limited Android 10 support, and now TWRP 3.5 is rolling out to all supported devices.

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TWRP now supports new devices from Samsung, Huawei, Motorola, Xiaomi, and more

TWRP now supports new devices from Samsung, Huawei, Motorola, Xiaomi, and more

The TeamWin Recovery Project is pretty much a necessity for serial phone flashers, giving users the ability to flash custom ROMS and manage Android installations. Since we last posted about it back in August, the custom recovery has added support for additional devices from the likes of Samsung, Huawei, Motorola, Xiaomi, and more — nine new devices in total.

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TWRP arrives for Snapdragon Galaxy Note9, Motorola One phones, and many more

TWRP arrives for Snapdragon Galaxy Note9, Motorola One phones, and many more

TWRP is the only major Android recovery these days (anyone remember Clockworkmod?). Since we last posted back in May, 18 more devices have joined the TWRP roster. Highlights include the Snapdragon-powered Note9 (the Exynos one was included last time) and three of Motorola's One phones.

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TWRP 3.4 lands with limited Android 10 support and other fixes

TWRP 3.4 lands with limited Android 10 support and other fixes

Yesterday, Team Win released version 3.4 of the popular custom recovery TWRP. Available now for "most currently supported devices," this release adds some limited Android 10 support for certain devices, as well as other fixes and improvements, including support for flashing stock OPPO/Realme images, and piles of A/B partition support tweaks.

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TWRP support arrives for Exynos Galaxy Note9, Sony Xperia 10, and more

TWRP support arrives for Exynos Galaxy Note9, Sony Xperia 10, and more

The root/ROM fanbase has dwindled over the years, but there are still people out there dedicated to the craft. TWRP is the most popular custom recovery available by far, and since we last posted in late January, 11 more devices have been added to the roster.

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Pokémon Go update blocks players if custom recoveries are detected

Pokémon Go update blocks players if custom recoveries are detected

Niantic Labs' cat-and-mouse game with Pokémon Go cheaters has led to many instances of innocent players being locked out of the game. Only a few months ago, owners of some Xiaomi devices had their accounts suspended for no fault of their own, and now Niantic is seemingly cracking down on players with custom recoveries installed.

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TWRP arrives on the ROG Phone 2, Redmi Note 8 Pro, and other phones

TWRP arrives on the ROG Phone 2, Redmi Note 8 Pro, and other phones

TeamWin Recovery Project, or TWRP for short, is the best custom recovery software out there. It can help you install ROMs, make full-device backups, and anything in between. Now the project has officially extended support to eight more phones.

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TWRP now available for Nokia 7.1, Xiaomi Mi 9T, and more phones

TWRP now available for Nokia 7.1, Xiaomi Mi 9T, and more phones

TWRP is the most popular custom recovery for Android devices, allowing you to do anything from flash ROMs to perform full storage backups. Now the project has officially added support for more phones, including the Nokia 7.1, Xiaomi Mi 9T, and others.

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Don't hold your breath for Android 10 TWRP on the Pixel 3 and 4

Don't hold your breath for Android 10 TWRP on the Pixel 3 and 4

A custom recovery such as TWRP allows you to install custom ROMs and root your devices more easily. Unfortunately, the development of the software for the Pixel 4 and 3 on Android 10 has hit major roadblocks. Some changes in Google's implementation of the recovery and personal circumstances of the main contributor to TWRP could mean that it'll take a while until it's available.

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