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Root Moto G 3rd Gen Turbo [Easy Steps]


Hi friends,

On our last post, we shared how to unlock the bootloader  of moto g 3rd gen turbo. So after unlocking the bootloader, you are wondering how to root Moto G 3rd Gen Turbo. So I am going to share a full proof method to root Moto G 3rd Gen Turbo 2015. So must be enjoying  the great phone launched by Motorola in an affordable price range with a great specification. Motorola launched it in only in India & Mexico to fulfill the gap between moto x play & Moto G 3rd Gen. It has turbo charge  feature which makes it stands out in the mobile in range of 10k to 13k. It comes with a 5 inch 720P HD screen, Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor & runs on 2GB Of RAM.It is running on  android 6.0 marshmallow. So without wasting time, I will proceed to explain how to root moto g3. By Rooting your phone, you will get administrative right to customize your phone like removing preinstalled apps, tweaking your processor & installing custom ROMs If you  are planning to root Moto G 3rd gen Turbo Edition, you need to unlock the bootloader of moto g 3rd generation in order to root it.

Never unlocked any devices bootloader??? it is very easy! read our detailed guide to unlock the bootloader of moto g 3rd generation okay let me explain it step by step.

 [su_heading size=”20″]Prerequisites before you proceed to root moto g 3rd gen[/su_heading] [su_list icon=”icon: check” icon_color=”#d41c19″]

  • Make sure your phone battery is charged above 80%
  • Make sure you have unlocked your Bootloader.
  • Make sure you have a fresh backup of your data because it is going to erase all of your data.
  • Ensure you have USB Debugging enabled.
  • Ensure you have installed drivers  on your computer.
  • We will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred.
  • Do it at your own risk.

Download Required to Root Moto G 3rd gen Turbo

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  • Install USB Drivers on your computer

   USB Drivers

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  • Download Minimal fastboot and install it on desktop.

   Minimal fastboot

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  • Download latest from


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  • Download latest TWRP recovery.

   TWRP recovery

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  • Now Unlock your Moto G 3rd gen Bootloader From Here.


How to root Moto G 3rd gen Turbo (2015) easily

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  • Assuming that you have unlocked your Bootloader, Copy the Super you downloaded in your phone’s memory.
  • Turn of your mobile.
  • Turn back it on by pressing your Volume down button and power button for 5 sec.
  • it will take it to you into the bootloader menu.Now connect your device to your PC.
  • Now copy the “twrp-osprey-2.8.7-test1.img” file to a folder where you extracted mfastboot while unlocking Bootloader.
  • Now Hold the shift key and right click on the mouse you will see an option to choose command window, click on that.
[/su_list]Unlock Bootloader of Moto G 3rd

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  • Now type the code given bellow in command prompt and hit enter.

fastboot flash recovery twrp-osprey-2.8.7-test1.img

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  • Wait for it to flash TWRP Recovery on your device.
  • When it’s done flashing  TWRP, reboot your device by issuing the following command:

fastboot reboot

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  • Your device should reboot
  • and you have successfully installed twrp recovery in your moto g 3gen turbo.
  • Now Type the following command into the Command Prompt and hit Enter

adb reboot recovery

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  • your device will reboot into the TWRP recovery mode
  • When your device will enter into  the recovery mode, Select Install Option.
  • Browse and select to install it.
  • Select “Swipe to Confirm Flash” to continue flashing process &Wait for some time to flash SuperSU.
  • When it will finish flashing SuperSU, reboot your device.
  • Your device should reboot.

After Reboot, your Motorola Moto G (3rd Gen) turbo will be rooted. 🙂 Hope this guide helped all of you and let me know in the comments if it worked for you or you if you faced any problem let me know in comments!

Arnab Mohapatra

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