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User Guide To Root OnePlus 6T

root OnePlus 6T
Written by Hassan Abbas

Do you want to root OnePlus 6T? OnePlus 6T is the latest champion of budget phones. Also, it’s a super-budget powerful device such as the Poco F1 and Asus ZenFone 5Z available under the best deals nowadays.

However, one of the main causes you would prefer to purchase the OnePlus 6T is the simple and easy availability of development compatible. Also, it ensures the availability of TWRP recovery or the ability to root the devices without many efforts.

It’s a good news for you that your favorite custom TWRP recovery also available for the OnePlus 6T. Also, it opens the door to root the OnePlus 6T.

TWRP Recovery For OnePlus 6T 

However, download or install both the IMG or ZIP files needed to install TWRP recovery on OnePlus 6T from below:


November 19: The latest TWRP installer and images for Android 10/Android 9 builds.

Magisk installer For OnePlus 6T

OnePlus 6T Stock boot images

OnePlus 6T Stock boot.img:

OnePlus 6T Root


Don’t try anything provided on this page if you don’t know fully what you are doing. Also, make sure for any damage occurs, we can’t be held responsible.


The download files and the process for downloading TWRP and rooting provided on this page are supported only with the OnePlus 6T. Also, don’t try this on any other device as you probably end up damaging your device and permanently brick it.

How to install TWRP recovery on OnePlus 6T and root the device

Let’s check how to install TWRP first, and then root the OnePlus 6T.

Step 1:

Remember you have unlocked the bootloader of your OnePlus 6T.

Step 2:

Then Download these two files:

Step 3:

Also, don’t forget to turn on USB Debugging on your OnePlus 6T device. You might want to re-do it after unlocking the bootloader.

Step 4:

Then connect your mobile OnePlus 6T device to the computer via USB cable that came with it.

Step 5:

Also, move the required or important files to your OnePlus 6T, such as Magisk, TWRP ZIP file, and DM Verity disabler.

Step 6:

Now head over to a command window resides in the folder where you have the TWRP file from above. Also, move to that folder, and then input cmd in the address bar to that folder’s window. Also, press the enter key. A command window opens up, and its location to that folder.

Step 7:

Now Connect your OnePlus 6T device to the computer.

Step 8:

Execute the following command into the command window when we opened above to boot your device into bootloader/fastboot mode:

adb reboot bootloader

└ If you grant a permission dialogue on your mobile OnePlus 6T to “Enable USB debugging”, click OK.

Step 9:

After your OnePlus 6T boots into bootloader mode, execute the command below to install TWRP temporarily or access it right away.

fastboot boot <name of twrp file here>.img
Step 10:

However, the device will reboot to recovery mode and you will then view TWRP recovery right there. Click on the ‘Keep Read Only’ button to do not enable PC changes.

That’s all, successfully you have installed the TWRP recovery temporarily.

Step 11:

Ignore this update for the test build of TWRP] Just install the TWRP permanently:

  • You will then view TWRP recovery now. Also, we will install/download the TWRP recovery permanently. Doing this, in TWRP, click on the Install button, and then choose the TWRP ZIP file you moved earlier.
  • Now, reboot back to TWRP again. Click on the home button, then tap on the Reboot button, and then click on the Recover button to rebegin the device into TWRP. Now TWRP recovery is installed permanently.
Step 12:

Now it’s time to root your OnePlus 6T device. Then install the magisk file to root device, but if you don’t like to root, you still want to install the DM Verity disabler file to secure the device from bootlooping while initiating to Android from TWRP.

If you want to install, move back to the home screen of TWRP and click on the Install button. Also, choose the Magisk file (or DM verity disabler if you don’t need to root), and then confirm the installation on the next screen.

Note: In this situation, you are re-installing Magisk, remember you initially install the Magisk Uninstaller first, and then Magisk file. It can’t apply to those who are downloading the Magisk first time.

Step 13:

Now Reboot it and your OnePlus 6T will begin to Android. Once you installed Magisk, simply verify root access on your mobile OnePlus 6T using a root checker app.


So that’s all about “Root OnePlus 6T”. If you think that it is helpful then do let us know your suggestions in the comment section below. Have you found any other alternative that we can’t cover in this article? Comment us below!

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About the author

Hassan Abbas

Tech enthusiast with too many items on his wish-list and not nearly enough money! Specializing in all things tech, with a slight Apple bent he has been writing for various blogs for the best part of (too many) years

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