How To Root OnePlus 5T Unlock Bootloader And Flash TWRP Recovery

The all-new OnePlus 5T smartphone is the successor of previous OnePlus 5 mobile which has a lot advanced high-end hardware configuration and with updated operating systems and strange things is that it was launched just six months ago. You can grab the all-new OnePlus 5T smartphone 64 GB variant costs $ 499 and 128 GB storage variant costs $ 559. Bookings for a OnePlus 5T smartphone will be official starts November 21st on both Amazon and OnePlus website. In case you were wondering How To Unlock Bootloader Root OnePlus 5T or Install TWRP Recovery on your device then you are the right place.Here we are going to tell you How To Root OnePlus 5T.

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How To Unlock Bootloader OnePlus 5T

Advantages Of Unlocking Bootloader

  • You can root your device
  • You can flash any custom recovery and ROM of your choice

Disadvantages Of Unlocking Bootloader

  • Unlocking bootloader makes your device less secure.
  • Unlocking bootloader voids your warranty.

Prerequisites Before Unlocking Bootloader

  • A desktop or a laptop.
  • A working USB cable.
  • Download ADB toolkit and ADB drivers.
  • Charge your phone Up to 70%.
  • Activate internet connection.
  • Backup all your important data.

Steps On How To Unlock Bootloader in OnePlus 5T

As OnePlus 5T comes with pure stock android so the unlocking bootloader procedure is very easy and takes less than 10 mins.

  • So first of all, download the ADB toolkit and extract it in C/ drive like – C/ADB.
  • Now open the ADB folder and hit Shift key + Right Mouse click.
  • It will open a command window on your screen
  • Now connect your phone to PC using a data cable.
  • On your phone go to Settings – About Phone – Tap on build number 7 times.
  • Now go to developer settings and enable USB debugging and OEM unlocking.
  • Now on your PC in the command window type “ADB devices,” a pop-up will appear on your phone, tap on allow.
  • Then type “ADB reboot bootloader” your phone will now reboot into fast boot mode.
  • Now type “fast boot OEM unlock” then type “fast boot format user data”
  • That’s it, now your bootloader is successfully unlocked.

How To Install TWRP Recovery On OnePlus 5T

Advantages Of installing TWRP Recovery

  • You will be able to root your device.
  • You can install any custom ROM/MOD of your choice
  • You can take a full backup of your device including app data.

Prerequisites For Installing TWRP Recovery in OnePlus 5T

  • Backup all your important data.

Steps On How To Install TWRP Recovery in OnePlus 5T

  • From the command window boot into fast boot mode by typing “ADB reboot bootloader” skip if you are already into fast boot mode.
  • Type “fastboot flash recovery o5ttwrp.img”.
  • Done, you have successfully flashed TWRP recovery on your OnePlus 5T.

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How To Root OnePlus 5T

Advantages Of Rooting

  •  You will be able to remove pre-installed apps.
  • You will be able to install incompatible apps.
  • You can achieve more battery life and speed.
  • You will be able to access root files and can tweak your device to administrator level.

Disadvantages Of Rooting

  • It can brick your device.
  • It might void your warranty.
  • You may not receive official OTA updates.
  • It will make your device less secure.

Prerequisites For Rooting OnePlus 5T

  • The bootloader must be unlocked and TWRP recovery must be installed.
  • Charge your phone Up to 40%
  • Download for yourOnePlus 5T
  • Backup all your important data.

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Steps On How to Root OnePlus 5T

  • Download and place in the internal storage of your OnePlus 5T.
  • Boot into TWRP Recovery by pressing volume up + power button on your phone.
  • Go-to Install — From SD card then locate Magisk file and install it.
  • Now click on reboot system now.
  • Done, you have successfully rooted your OnePlus 5T.

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