Rooting Lenovo phones continue with this Lenovo Vibe k5 phone. In this post, I am going share you how to root Lenovo Vibe K5 by installing TWRP Custom Recovery and then flashing the SuperSu zip file. Lenovo Vibe K5 is a low budget phone powered by Quad-core Snapdragon 415 CPU with 2GB RAM. Where Lenovo K5 Plus has the Snapdragon 616 Chipset. It has 13 MP camera on its back and a 5MP camera on the front. As its Snapdragon means KingRoot will not work here so we need to flash TWRP Custom Recovery the flash SuperSu to root Lenovo Vibe K5 or Lenovo K5 Plus.
Before we are going to proceed to root Lenovo Vibe K5, you must know what is smartphone rooting by Googling. Here I want to let you know that rooting a device mean you are violating the warranty terms and condition. So be sure before rooting your Lenovo Vibe K5 or K5 Plus.
This root method works on following Lenovo Vibe K5 models, so be sure about your device model no.
A6020a40A6020i36A6020a46 (Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus)
Make a backup of all your data, contacts, message etc before rooting
By attempting any of the processes listed in this thread you accept full responsibility for your actions. I will not be held responsible if your device stops working, catches fire, or turns into a hipster and claims to have been modified before it was cool.
How to Root Lenovo Vibe K5 or K5 Plus
Part 1: Enable USB Debugging and OEM Unlocking
Go to Settings>> About>> Build number and tap it 7 times to unlock Developer options.
Enable USB debugging by Settings> Developer Option > USB Debugging
Enable OEM unlock by Settings> Developer Option> Unlock OEM
Part 2: Download and Install Driver Lenovo Vibe K5
Download this driver here. Unrar this! just install it. Now connect your phone via USB. Once the configuration has completed, again restart your PC.