Here see How To Install TWRP Recovery And Root OnePlus 3T smartphone. Installing TWRP recovery and rooting OnePlus 3T is not as easy as on many other Android powered devices. But here we’re going to explain a simple method in a step-by-step guide to install TWRP recovery and root OnePlus 3T. If you have recently purchased a OnePlus 3T device and looking for an easy way to install TWRP and root OnePlus 3T device we’re here to help you out. The method below is the easiest way available to install TWRP Recovery and Root OnePlus 3T. Method below is based involves two stages, first you need to install TWRP recovery on OnePlus 3T and then flash SuperSu to root OnePlus 3T.
TWRP recovery got updated recently with material design. Latest TWRP recovery v18.104.22.168 is available for download and install on Android devices. To install TWRP recovery and root OnePlus 3T see step-by-step guide below. All OnePlus 3T users can root and install TWRP recovery on OnePlus 3T. Thanks to an XDA member jcadduorio who has released the unofficial TWRP for OnePlus 3T. See below how to root OnePlus 3T and install TWRP recovery.
Rooting your Note 7 device has many advantages: After rooting the device you can use ad blocker app to block ads in free apps. You can use Titanium Backup to restore deleted apps and data. Rooting also allows you to install custom ROMs and Kernels to make the device run faster and smoother. It also prolongs battery life by automatically closing unused apps in the background. You can install Xposed Framework to customize your rooted devices. You can also uninstall bloatware and pre-installed default app on a rooted device.
Prerequisites for Rooting and Installing Custom Recovery on OnePlus 3T
- Your OnePlus 3T bootloader must be unlocked.
- Backup device data as the process below will wipe out device data including data on internal storage.
- Make sure your device has minimum 60% battery charge available to avoid accidental shutdown.
Disclaimer: Flashing stock Firmware update, custom recovery, custom ROM and rooting the device manually are highly custom processes and carry significant risk of damaging or bricking the device if not followed exactly as mentioned. We will not be responsible for any damage to your device however low the chances of bricking the device maybe. Follow instructions carefully to prevent any hiccup or problems.
Download Files To Install TWRP Recovery and Root OnePlus 3T
- Download ADB and Fastboot for Windows or ADB and Fastboot for MAC and install on PC to setup ADB & Fastboot drivers needed for the method below.
- Download TWRP 22.214.171.124 Recovery for OnePlus 3T.
- Download dm-verity and forced encryption disabler for OnePlus 3T.
- Download SuperSu to root OnePlus 3T and copy it to your device’s SD card.
How To Install TWRP Recovery And Root OnePlus 3T
To Install TWRP on OnePlus 3T:
1 – Enable USB debugging on your device: Go to Settings > About Device, tap seven times on device build number to enable Developer Options. Now, go to Settings > Developer Options and enable USB Debugging option.
2 – Open ADB folder by heading over to the ADB installation directory on PC. Press and hold the SHIFT key and right-click on mouse on an empty space in ADB folder to open the command window.
3 – Connect your device to PC and reboot the device into fastboot mode by typing the following command:
adb reboot bootloader
4 – To ensure your device is in the Fastboot mode and is properly connected, enter the command below in the command prompt. If the command returns device serial number, it meas it’s properly connected. Otherwise check if ADB drivers are properly installed.
5 – Now to install TWRP recovery on OnePlus 3T, enter the following command in the command prompt:
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
6 – To boot the device into recovery mode, type the following command:
fastboot boot recovery.img
7 – Once in the recovery mode, see the Root OnePlus 3T steps below to complete the process.
Root OnePlus 3T:
1 – When your device is in the recovery mode, select your preferred language, and tap ‘Never show this screen on boot again’ option, and swipe to confirm your selection.
2 – Stay in TWRP recovery mode, and transfer the no-verity-opt-encrypt .zip file to your device over MTP and flash it.
3 – Next, go to ‘Wipe’ section in TWRP recovery, tap ‘Format Data’ and type ‘YES’ to load internal storage. (Note: Perform this step if say internal storage is not showing on TWRP recovery or similar other issue, because it requires you to format data)
4 – Back on the main TWRP recovery menu, select and install zip file and then SuperSu .zip file to root OnePlus 3T and swipe to install SuperSU.
5 – Now reboot your device to finalize changes.
That’s all. You have successfully installed TWRP recovery and rooted OnePlus 3T device using the easiest possible method. Send comments below, if you’re facing issues during the process above.