Rooting device gives you more control yourself to do anything you want but it also has high risk of deleting software from your phone. Whatever, if you want to root your oneplus 6 device then today you are in absolutely Right place, here i will tell you how to root oneplus 6 device with and without pc.
Oneplus is a fligship killer phone of 2018, recently its been launched and many one plus lovers purchased it and you are one of them. Am i right? Ok so now you want to root for any reason but don’t know how to do it so here i have come up with 2 method of oneplus 6 device rooting so without any delay let’s get started.
How to Root Oneplus 6 Device
It’s very easy to unlock the bootloader on onplus 6 than other flagship device’s, you may got latest flagship killer ‘One plus 6’ in your hand but you want do something which has no permission to do until you want to root it. Here i will be sharing complete process to root oneplus 6 and install custom recovery on it.
Many people doesn’t have PC so they want to root their device without PC which is also possible but not for every devices, however, you can try yourself if not work then comment down below i will try to make another solution.
Firstly i will share the trick of ‘Root Oneplus 6 Without PC’ if it’s not work then try last one with pc it will work definitely.
Root Oneplus 6 Without PC
This process may work or may not work i am not sure about it, however you can try at your own risk because in this method we are going to use kingroot application which is a Chinese app so use it carefully.
First of all download and install kingroot apk file from this link
Open it and it may ask to give permission unknown sources so just open settings and tik on on it to install this app in your device.
Once king root has been installed in your device then, it will show you your device is not rooted and there has to be an option called ‘Try Root’
Just click on Try Root button and it will start rooting slowly slowly.
It can be take upto 5 to 10 minutes depended on your device some handset taking less than 1 minutes but as it’s oneplus 6 so it can takes longer.
Once rooting process completed then you will get Root Successfully message or if not then it will show you root failed try again.
Your device can be reboot during time of rooting, do not worry about it. It’s normally happen with most of devices. If root not successful then you could try our another method with pc. It will work definitely.
Oneplus 6 Root Process with PC
Please note: this process and any download file given on this page will flaxible only for oneplus 6 device. Don’t try this with any other device it can damage your device software.
Warning: Try this ‘Oneplus 6 Rooting Process’ only if you know what you are doing or else don’t do this. We will not be responsible if anything wrong happen with your device.
Requirements to Root Oneplus 6 Device:
Tools one of the most important things in order to root any flagship device so here i have been listed below tools which you need to root oneplus 6 device.
- Oneplus 6 device
- PC or Laptop
- Have to Install ADB and Fastboot driver.
- Enable developer options, USB debugging and OEM Unlock.
- Unlock the bootloader of your OnePlus 6
Once you unlocked the bootloader of your oneplus 6 device then you cam follow nexr procedures given below.
Steps to install TWRP recovery and Root OnePlus 6 Device Completely
- First of all Install ADB & Fastboot driver in your Laptop or PC (Must be installed).
- You need to Enable USB Debugging & OEM Unlock for your oneplus 6.
- Make aure The bootloader of your OnePlus 6 has to be unlocked.
- Charge your oneplus 6 upto 80% before you start rooting process in order to avoid shut down during rooting.
To enable USB Dwbugging & OEM Unlock you have to go to navigate to Settings > About Phone > Click on Build Number option upto 7 times to enable Developer Option. You will see USB Debugging and OEM Unlock in Setting > Developer Option
After doing above settings you are ready to root your oneplus 6 device
How to Install TWRP Custom Recovery and Root OnePlus 6
Reiterating the point that Bootloader of your OnePlus 6 must be in the unlocked state before you can start the rooting procedure.
Firstly Download this Oneplus 6 Zip File to get all the contain essential files that needs to acheve success root status.
Once the ZIP file is downloaded please extract its contents and you will see the following files.
Establish a connection between OnePlus 6 and PC via USB Cable. You require moving these files to the root directory of the internal storage of OnePlus 6. Please note that you need op6-twrp.img on the PC and hence, it doesn’t require to be transferred to the smartphone.
Next, you require opening a command window inside the folder where you have the op6-twrp.imgFor this please right click and select the option of ‘Open Command Window Here’ from the pop-up menu that comes up. Alternatively, you can type ‘cmd’ in the address bar and hit the ‘Enter’ key.
Please key in the following command in the window to reboot your OnePlus 6 into Bootloader mode.
adb reboot bootloader
You might receive a pop-up window asking your confirmation to allow ‘USB Debugging.’ Just tap on ‘OK’ and we are done.
Next, you require installing TWRP Custom Recovery on both the boot slots of OnePlus 6. Please rename the op6-twrp.img file to twrp.imgand run the following two commands in the command prompt:
fastboot flash boot_a twrp.img
fastboot flash boot_b twrp.img
Great! Once the installation is successful please reboot your device into recovery mode by simultaneously pressing and holding Volume Down + Power button.
If you are using any kind of PIN or password for the device then you will be prompted to enter it to reach the TWRP Custom Recovery.
You will see that the language is Chinese by default for the TWRP. For changing it to Englishplease follow the below-mentioned
Press and hold the Volume Up + Power buttonto make OnePlus 6 enter into Fastboot mode.
Using the volume keys navigate to the option of ‘Recovery Mode’ and select the same using power button.
If you are prompted to enter your password or PIN, do it. On the next screen navigate to Settingsand click on the Globe icon and select English. You have successfully changed the language of TWRP.
The TWRP main menu will appear in English now. From the files that you transferred to your device please install op6-boot.img using the ‘install’ option present in TWRP.
Cool! Once this is done please proceed with the installation of TWRP Working Installer ZIP file as well as Blue-Fix Zip file.
Now we will be rooting OnePlus 6. For that again open TWRP menu and select the option of ‘Install.’ Navigate to the location where files were extracted at the beginning and select the op6-Root.zip file. We have Magisk running on this file. Swipe to confirm flash.
Wait for few minutes. Once the process is over your device will automatically reboot or else you do it yourself.
Done! Your oneplus 6 device has been rooted successfully. Now you can enjoy any apps that required root in order to use.
So guys this is the full process about how to root oneplus 6 device. Here i have added 2 method you just try both one by one and check which one is working. If first one not works then try last one it will be work definitely.