Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is one of the best devices of this year. It can be improved further by rooting and installing custom ROMs and MODs. Previously we saw how to root Sprint Galaxy Note 5. Now we will see how to install TWRP recovery on Sprint Galaxy Note 5. This will make it easier to install custom ROMs on your device. Follow the detailed guide given below.

Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Disclaimer: Follow the instructions at your own risk. The writer cannot be held responsible for any bricked or unusable devices. Even though the chances of your Smartphone getting bricked are negligible, the owner of the device must take full responsibility of it!

Pre-requisites and Backing up your Galaxy Note 5:


  • Samsung drivers installed
  • Make sure Enable OEM unlock is on in Developer Options
  • Galaxy Note 5 must be rooted
  • Odin v3.09
  • TWRP zip file

Steps to install TWRP recovery on Sprint Note 5:

  1. Make a backup of your data.
  2. Extract the contents of Odin3 on your computer and install Odin on the PC.
  3. Turn off the phone and make sure it is not connected to the computer.
  4. Boot the phone into Download Mode by switching it off and then simultaneously pressing the Volume Down + the Home key button. While holding these both buttons, you need to switch on your device.
  5. Open Odin. Connect your phone to the computer and allow the drivers to install. You will see the “Added!!” message on Odin. If it doesn’t appear, make sure you have properly installed the USB drivers for your phone.
  6. In the Odin Menu, make sure to check the Auto-Reboot and F.Reset options.
  7. Download the TWRP zip file on the computer. Extract it and you will get a file with .tar.md5 extension.
  8. Click the AP button in Odin and select the file extracted in the previous step. Do not make any unnecessary changes on Odin.
  9. Click the Start button in Odin and wait for a few moments.
  10. Phone will automatically reboot. Done!

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