No need to run any tool or any other third party application to Root Oneplus 3. OnePlus 3 is running on OxygenOS with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. And here in this tutorial, you can see how to root oneplus 3 with the help of TWRP recovery and SuperSu zip file. Yes, all you need a phone with TWRP custom recovery to flash one zip file to get the root access on Oneplus Android phone. Don’t know what is root and what are the benefits fo rooting Android phone, read our detailed guide here why and how to root. By following the below mention guide you can easily root OnePlus 3 on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow official software version.
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CHECK PHONE MODEL
This guide is only for the Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830, S5830i, Ace II, Galaxy Fit GT 5670, Galaxy Mini, Galaxy Gio GT-S5660 android smartphone. Don’t try this method on any of other Android devices, It may hard brick your device. So, first confirm your phone model number in your android phone settings. To do this Go the Settings page of your device and check out the “About Device” option.
PRE-REQUISITES AND REQUIREMENTS
Before following the below Mention guide, It’s always recommended to follow our pre-requisites and requirement to stay safe.
1. BACKUP YOUR ANDROID DATA
Do take the Full Backup of your Android Apps, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Bookmarks. This one is one of the most important step that you have to follow, as we don’t want anyone losing their personal data or apps. For help on Backup and Restore check out the below mention guides.
2. INSTALL SAMSUNG GALAXY DRIVERS
First you need to Setup ADB and Fastboot Drivers on windows PC. This will help you to sendbasic linux commands, and a variety Android specific commands from PC to connected Android devices.
Now you need to install the USB drivers to connect your device with the computer to follow this guide. Without these USB drivers you can’t connect your device to the PC, first download and install these drivers on your system.
3. ENABLE USB DEBUGGING MODE
Now you need to enable USB debugging mode. Without enabling USB debugging mode on your device you can’t start the root, Custom ROM or Unlock process.
4. CHARGE YOUR ANDROID
If your device switched off during this process, it could damage or brick the device. Make sure that your Android battery is full charge or near about 50-70% battery level.
After following the above mention steps follow the below mention guide one by one to proceed with the tutorial. All the above mention steps are very important, so do follow all the steps and do exactly what is told.
HOW TO ROOT ONEPLUS 3
Step 1. To root your phone you need a TWRP recovery. Check here how to install TWRP recovery on Oneplus 3.
Step 2. Download Super Su Zip file here and paste the file on your phone’s internal memory.
Step 3. Now boot your Oneplus 3 in TWRP custom recovery. To do this, Fits switch off your phone and wait for few seconds and Switch ON the phone while pressing and holding Volume Down + Power buttons together.
Step 4. Now you will see the TWRP recovery on your phone.
Step 5. Now from here tap on the ‘Install’ button from the list, choose the ZIP file that you copied to your phone memory in Step 2.
Step 6. Confirm installation on the next screen by swiping on the “Swipe to Confirm Flash” option. Now the installation process will start on your phone.
Step 7. Once the installation is finished. Go back to the TWRP main menu and Reboot system.
Voila! Your Oneplus 3 rooted now.
To make sure you have correctly installed the above root method and it’s working, verify with Root Checker app from the Google play store
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