How to Root Poco X5 Pro ~3 [Working Methods]

Hello friends, In this article, we will tell you about some of the best ways to root your Poco X5 Pro. With which you will be able to root your device properly. The process of routing is complex. Because of this, you may have problems with rooting. So you have to stick with us till the end. Rooting has some advantages and some disadvantages. Let’s discuss these.

What is root?

Rooting Android is a process that means you can access your Android device as a superuser (a superuser is a user with immediate permissions). This means you can change and manipulate your device’s system files and a limited number of other things that are restricted to what you have access to as a standard user of Android.

Rooting has advantages; you can get more control over your device, install custom ROMs and mods, and make changes at the system level. However, it can also void your device’s warranty and increase the security threats that come with illegal activities, so rooting should be used with caution.

Advantages or Benefits of rooting

  • Improving Battery Life: By rooting, you can improve battery life. You can remove applications that use up the battery and make custom applications that can extend battery life.
  • Application Expertise: By rooting, you can use applications that require root access, such as firewalls, backup tools, and other security applications.
  • System Elements and Themes: You can customize the system elements and themes of your device. Which can improve the look and feel of your device.
  • Ad-Free Applications: By rooting, you can remove ads from applications, which can bring a more flavorful experience to your device.
  • Upgrade Application: You can upgrade your device to the latest Android version. Which can make your device innovative for some time.

Disadvantages or Cons of Rooting

  • Data Loss: If something goes wrong while attempting rooting,. Your device’s data may be lost, and your data may be at risk.
  • Security Issues: When you root your device, this security becomes vulnerable. Due to root access, your device may get infected with malware or other harmful software.
  • Losing Warranty: When you root your device. Your device’s warranty may be voided, as the manufacturer may consider rooting a violation of warranty terms.
  • System stability issues: while rooting, if something goes wrong, it can affect the system stability of your device and brick your phone.
  • Decrease in performance: Some rooted applications and software can harm the performance of your device and make your phone slow.

Pre Requirements:

  • Data Backup: Rooting has so much capability that it can corrupt your device’s data. That’s why you must keep a backup of your device.
  • Correct USB Drivers and Cable: Install the correct USB drivers for your device on your PC and choose an original USB cable. This will help you connect your phone to the PC properly.
  • Device version check: Check the device’s model number and version properly. You need to download the correct rooting method and file for your device.
  • Battery charge: Before rooting, ensure your device’s battery is more than 80% charged. So that your battery does not get drained during rooting.
  • Internet access: While rooting, you will need to download unlock tools and other stuff, For which you will need internet access.

Let’s Root Poco X5 Pro

We will tell you about three methods to root your Poco X5 Pro. Both are simple and safe. You can choose any method you like. Complete the prerequisites before starting to root your device. Method #1: Root Poco X5 Pro Without PC Method #2: Using the TWRP Custom Recovery Method #3: Using Fastboot and ADB

Warning:- Please note that rooting may reduce the security of your device and void the warranty. Therefore, root your device at your own risk.

Method #1: Root Poco X5 Pro Without PC

  • Download and install the KingoRoot app on your Poco X5 Pro.
install the application
  • Make sure to enable the “unknown source” settings on your device.
  • Now, open the application and click on the One-Click Root option.
One Click Root option
  • Wait until the rooting process ends on the Kingoroot app.
  • After completing the process, Your Poco X5 Pro has been successfully rooted.

Method #2: Using the TWRP Custom Recovery

Step 1: Unlock the bootloader

  • Enable Developer Options: Go to device Settings, scroll down, and tap on “About phone” then tap on “Build number”, several times until “Developer Options” is activated.
Enable Devloper Option
  • Go to Settings and select “Developers Mode.” Now find the options “OEM Unlocking” and “USB Debugging” and enable them.
Enable USB Debugging
oem unlocking
  • Now boot your Poco X5 Pro into bootloader mode to Unlock the Bootloader.
  • Connect the phone to the PC or laptop using a USB cable.
  • Type the command “fastboot oem unlock” in the terminal.

Step 2: Install and flash TWRP Custom Recovery

  • Download the file: Go to the TWRP official website and download the TWRP recovery file for your Poco X5 Pro, according to your device’s model “X5 Pro” and brand “Poco.”. The file can be a string or in “img” format.
  • Boot your phone into bootloader mode: To enter bootloader mode, you can simultaneously press and hold your phone’s “Power button” and “Volume Down” buttons. After that, you have to select “Bootloader” or “Fastboot” by using the “Volume Up/Down button”.
  • Flashing TWRP Recovery: After getting your phone into Fastboot mode, use a USB cable and connect it to your PC.
  • Flash the recovery: Now, open the flashing tool on your PC and select the TWRP recovery file on your phone. Select the appropriate option to flash the file, and wait for the process to complete.

Visit our associated pages for a TWRP installation manual if you need one.

Step 3: Get the correct Magisk Zip

We are assuming that you have completed the TWRP flashing process on your Poco X5 Pro. Which we have already mentioned in the previous step. After that, you are ready to flash the Magisk Zip file. So now you can download the Magisk zip file, which is given below.

Step 4: Root using Magisk Zip

  • Let’s start by booting TWRP Custom Recovery.
  • Press the “Install button” and find the “Magisk file”.
Install Button
  • Select the “.zip” file from the shown list to open the flashing menu.
Select Magisk Zip
  • “Swipe right” to start the flashing process.
Right swipe
  • Reboot your device when the flashing process is complete.

Superb! You have rooted your Poco X5 Pro successfully. Now you can use all the root-related services on your device.

Method #3: Using Fastboot and ADB

Download platform tools and ADB drivers for your PC or laptop.

  • Go to Settings >> About Phone >> Tap on “Build Number” several times until “Developer Mode” is enabled.
  • Access the “Developer option” to enable “USB debugging” and “OEM unlocking.”.
oem unlocking
  • Connect your smartphone to the PC or laptop using the “USB Cable”.
  • Open the platform tool folder and type “cmd” in the folder’s search bar.
  • A terminal window or command prompt will display on the screen.
  • Now type the first command, “adb reboot bootloader”. to boot into the bootloader.
adb reboot bootloader
  • Now, enter the command “fastboot flash boot” and choose then hit Enter to start the flashing process on your device.
fastboot flash boot
  • Finally, type the command “fastboot reboot” to reboot your Poco X5 Pro.

Awesome! Your Poco X5 Pro has been successfully rooted. Now you are free to use all rooting

How do I uninstall Magisk on a Poco X5 Pro?

If you are thinking about unrooting your device, then simply follow the steps to unroot your Poco X5 Pro.

  • Open the Magisk app on your device.
  • Go to the “Settings” menu Tap (three horizontal lines) in the upper-left corner, and then select “Settings”.
  • Scroll down in the Settings menu and tap the “Uninstall” button.
Uninstall Magisk
  • Follow the prompts to “uninstall Magisk” and restore your device to its original, unrooted state.
Complete Uninstall

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q- Is rooting legal in India?

Ans. Rooting, or gaining administrative access to a device’s operating system, is not explicitly illegal in India. However, it may void warranties and breach terms of service for some devices or apps. Users should proceed with caution and be aware of potential legal and security implications.

Q- Which root is the best?

Ans. The best root depends on the context and purpose. It could be the square root for mathematical problems, the root directory for computer systems, or the root of a plant for gardening.

Q- Does rooting drain the battery?

Ans. Rooting can potentially drain the battery if misused by running power-intensive apps or making system changes, but it doesn’t directly cause battery drain. It depends on how you use the root device.


So, guys, We are at the last stage of this article. And keep in mind that rooting may void your device’s warranty. We hope you guys can root your Poco X5 Pro easily. by the methods specified by us. And if you have any problems with our method, you can tell us by commenting. We will try to solve it. and thanks for sticking with us this far.

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