Asus Zenfone 3 ZE552KL Custom Recovery TWRP (ZE520KL, Z012D, Z017D)


Asus Zenfone 3 ZE552KL Custom Recovery TWRP (ZE520KL, Z012D, Z017D): If you are looking for TWRP Custom recovery for Asus Zenfone 3, then you’re in write place. This post contains the complete custom recovery flashing or installation method of Asus Zenfone 3 ZE552KL.


Asus Zenfone 3 ZE552KL Custom Recovery TWRP (ZE520KL, Z012D, Z017D)

TWRP recovery image
TWRP recovery image



Rooting, Unlocking or  flashing any Custom Recovery/Custom ROM’s results to the void of the warranty of the device. and its authors will not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD-card or any damage in your device which is incurred in the process of flashing Custom Recovery/custom ROM/Rooting or any development process the device. We highly advice to take a backup of your device prior to performing the process. Please do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM, before flashing it! You are choosing to make these modifications. Nevertheless if you need any help, just comments already. We will always pleased to help you.


Downloads And Requirements

To install custom recovery TWRP (team win recovery project) in your Asus Zenfone 3 ZE552KL, First and foremost take a complete backup of your important data such as contacts, messages or other media data in your PC/Laptop or in any other device. Make Sure your mobile’s battery juice is above 70%. This custom recovery method also required a Boot-Loader unlocked device. Bootloader unlocking method is also included bellow. After that download all the files from download link bellow —


Custom Recovery Installation Method Of Asus Zenfone 3 (ZE552KL)

To install Asus Zenfone 3 ZE552KL Custom Recovery TWRP Follow the step bellow —


Step 1 :

Before Proceeding further I shall let you know that, If didn’t unlock your Asus Zenfone 3 (ZE552KL)’s Boot-Loader yet, You can’t install custom recovery. Check this post to unlock Asus Zenfone 3 (ZE552KL)’s boot-loader. Than Go to settings > About Phone > Software Information, and press over “Build number” five to six time to unlock “Android Developer Option”. Than go to Settings > Developer Option and Enable USB Debugging.


Step 2:

Connect your Asus Zenfone 3 (ZE552KL) with USB cable. Than Copy all other downloaded file (SuperSU, BusyBox, No Verity and Root Files) in your Phone.


Step 3:

Extract ADB file and install ADB Driver. and open the folder. Hold Shift and mouse right click on bank in folder ADB Tool, then select “Open command window here”. After that Enter command —

adb devices

Accept connecting on your device.  Enter next command —

adb reboot bootloader

Your phone will automatically reboot in fastboot mode.


Step 4:

This step where you flash the custom recovery. And This is the most important step. So do it with care.

If you’re using Asus Zenfone 3 ZE552KL (Z012D) variant than your need to enter command —

fastboot flash recovery twrp-3.0.2-Z012D.img

Or, If you’re using Asus Zenfone 3 ZE520KL(Z017D) variant than your need to enter command —

fastboot flash recovery twrp-3.0.2-Z017D.img

You will be notified thorough ADB Command if Flashing TWRP Custom recovery on your Asus Zenfone 3 was successful.


Step 5:

Then again enter command —

fastboot reboot reboot


When your phone boot on screen of unlock bootloader, press volume up or down, then select Recovery. You shall be in TWRP Recovery mode in your Asus Zenfone 3.

Voila You’ve successfully installed TWRP Custom Recovery in your Asus Zenfone 3. Now You can Root your Asus Zenfone 3, Install Custom rom.

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