How to Root Motorola Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2) Easily [Simple Steps]

Today, will share a glorious news with Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2) owners. It comes with Android 11 operating system, 13MP front facing camera, high dynamic range support, Unisoc T700 chipset, 1080p video recording support, 9.1mm thickness, 128GB internal storage space, 6.5 inches display, 4GB Random-access memory and Octa-core 1.8 GHz processor. If you have managed to unlock bootloader of Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2), then you can install Magisk on it by patching its stock firmware boot image using Magisk Manager v8.0.7. According to XDA Developer topjohnwu, installing Magisk on Android smartphone will give root. So you can root Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2) by installing Magisk. If you have successfully unlocked bootloader, then will help you in rooting Moto G20 XT2128-1. You can use Magisk Manager v8.0.7 to patch boot image of your phone. Previously, I have published the simple instructions for rooting Motorola Moto G60 XT2147-1. Now, I will discuss about the step-by-step tutorial to root Motorola Moto G20.

I am expecting that you will be able to root Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2) using Magisk Manager v8.0.7 without experiencing problem after reading the tutorial written in Magisk Manager v8.0.7 is developed by XDA Senior Recognized Developer topjohnwu. Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2) may lose warranty after being rooted. This method will remove the factory restrictions. It will let you enjoy many Custom ROMs on your phone. This method will also let you enjoy many other benefits on your phone.

You must save your private documents securely including messages and contacts before rooting Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2) using Magisk Manager v8.0.7, because there is a possibility of losing all documents from your phone. If you are a big fan of Custom ROM and planning to install it on your Moto G20 XT2128-1, then you must be eagerly waiting to root your phone.

Below are the steps using which you can root Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2). will not be responsible if your phone got broken while being rooted using Magisk Manager v8.0.7. Moto G20 battery must be above 84 percentage before following the rooting steps. You will not be able to root your phone without unlocking its bootloader.

How to Root Motorola Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2) Easily [Simple Steps]

1. First you have to unlock Motorola Moto G20 bootloader.

2. Extract stock firmware of Moto G20 and copy stock boot image file to your desktop. You can find stock firmware using Google.

3. Download Magisk Manager v8.0.7 apk and install it on your phone. It is developed by XDA Senior Recognized Developer topjohnwu.

4. Install Motorola USB driver on desktop.

5. Activate USB debugging on your phone.

6. You have to download SDK Platform Tools ZIP file.

7. Open platform tools folder on your PC after extracting the ZIP file.

8. Attach your phone with desktop and transfer Boot img file to your phone.

9. Start Magisk Manager v8.0.7 on Moto G20 and choose “Select and Patch a File” option to create the “magisk_patched” Boot Image File.

10. Select the stock boot img file that you have transferred to your phone.

11. Copy the “magisk_patched” Boot Image File from Moto G20 to platform tools folder on your PC.

12. Inside the platform tools folder, you have to press the Shift Key and Right mouse click on your PC to open the Command Window.

13. Enter the following command to put Motorola Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2) into Fastboot mode:

adb reboot bootloader

14 Enter the following command to install “magisk_patched” Boot Image File on your phone:

fastboot flash boot magisk_patched.img

If you are using A/B device, then enter the following command to install “magisk_patched” Boot Image:

fastboot flash boot_a magisk_patched.img

fastboot flash boot_b magisk_patched.img

15. Enter the following command after the installation process is completed:

fastboot reboot

You have successfully rooted Moto G20 (XT2128-1, XT2128-2). If you are experiencing any difficulty while rooting Moto G20, then don’t hesitate to share your issue with Please submit your email address and subscribe to get more information regarding Moto G20. You must check your email to activate subscription. I’ll help you in rooting your phone.

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