How to Root Oneplus One On Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Recently OnePlus released the latest Offical Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update for the Oneplus one users. Most of the Rooted and Non-Rooted already updated their phone with this latest update. If you are still waiting for the update, here is the guide which you can follow on your phone and update the same. So today in this guide we’ll show you How to Root Oneplus One On Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. The process is very simple and takes a few mintutes to get the root access on your phone. Check out some of the benefits of rooting here.

Root Oneplus One On Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

WARNING!

Your warranty is void if you follow the given instruction in this guide. We the Howtorootmobile.com team or the developers are not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards. Read all the instruction very carefully and Perform everything at your own risk.

CHECK PHONE MODEL

This guide is only for the Oneplus One 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.

BACKUP ANDROID APPS, SMS, CONTACTS, CALL LOGS, & BOOKMARKS
BACKUP ANDROID DEVICE WITH THESE FREE APPS
BACKUP AND RESTORE WHATSAPP MESSAGES

2. INSTALL ONEPLUS ONE 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.

SETUP ADB & FASTBOOT DRIVERS ON PC

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.

DOWNLOAD ANDROID USB DRIVERS

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.

HOW TO ENABLE USB DEBUGGING MODE ON ANDROID DEVICES

Enable-USB-Debugging

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.

Root Oneplus One On Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

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Step 1. Set up ADB and Fastboot on your computer. To do this checkout link above in section SETUP ADB & FASTBOOT DRIVERS ON PC. Once the Files are installed on your PC you will see the ADB folder on your Windows C DRIVE (C:/ADB)

Step 2. Now downlaod the Latest TWRP reocvery image here and renmae it to reocvery.img. Place in the ADB folder that you created above.

Step 3. Download the SuperSU zip file here and save in your phone.

Step 4. Now boot your phone into Fastboot mode. TO do this Turn off your phone and hold volume down and the power button simultaneously for 5-6 seconds. When you see the bootloader screen, connect your device to the PC using a USB cable.

OR

Open the ADB Folder that you created in Step and open a command prompt or terminal window. Do this by holding the shift key on your keyboard and right-click on an empty space and select “Open command window here” option to launch a command prompt window.

Now connect your phone to the PC and enter the following command.

adb reboot bootloader

Now your phone boots in fastboot mode.

Step 5. Now check if fastboot is working correctly. It should provide the serial number of your device.

fastboot devices

Step 6. Flash TWRP recovery on your OnePlus One by running the following command.

fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

Step 7. Boot TWRP recovery on your OnePlus One now. It is recommended that you do this manually by unplugging the USB cable and then pressing POWER + VOL down until the device boots. When the Oneplus logo shows up, release the POWER and keep holding down VOL DOWN until TWRP boots.

Step 8. To Root OnePlus One > tap on Install menu, and then browse and select your SuperSU > Swipe to confirm the flash.

That’s it. Now your phone is rooted.

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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