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How to root Sprint LG G3 on Android 5.1 (LS990ZVA) [Guide]

LG G3 Lollipop [1]The Life’s Good company makes some stunning smartphones, but they make life difficult for those wishing to keep root access to their software update. The latest installment of Android 5.1 Lollipop with the build number LS990ZVA has patched the earlier exploit yet again. Thanks to some handy third-party developer work, we now have a working root method with which we can exploit to start thinking about installing custom ROMs again.

REQUIREMENTS

BEFORE WE BEGIN

HOW TO ROOT THE SPRINT LG G3 ON ANDROID 5.1 LOLLIPOP LS990ZVA FIRMWARE

Need a custom recovery to go with that? No worries. Download TWRP recovery here [3]. Install the APk as you would any other file. Open it up from the app drawer and you’ll see how to install TWRP Recovery from inside.