In this article below, we are going to give you a tutorial on how to Root OnePlus 5T with SuperSU. SuperSU has been around for a while now and has been proven very beneficial root functionality. SuperSU is also a big help to give you access to scores of root apps and mods. In this blog post we are going to give you a brief and a comprehensive tutorial on how to root OnePlus 5T with SuperSu 2.82.
SuperSU is the Superuser access management tool of the future which requires your phone to be rooted. If you have SuperSU installed on your device, you get the advanced management rights like a Superusers access right for all Android apps on your device which require root.
In the tutorial below we are going to give you a detailed and comprehensive tutorial on how to root OnePlus 5Twith SuperSU Android 7.1.1 Nougat Oxygen OS custom firmware. But before the installation process, let’s have a look at the prerequisites for the installation.
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Prerequisites of rooting OnePlus 5T with SuperSU:
There are a number of things that you need to download and install on your phone or PC before you get down to the actual rooting process.
- The first thing that you need to do is install USB Drivers of OnePlus on your computer. Make sure that they are properly integrated.
- Next, you need to make a backup of your data as rooting your phone may end up deleting all your data.
- You need to make sure that the USB Debugging mode is enabled on your phone.
- The bootloader of your phone should be unlocked.
- It is important that you have a Custom Recovery on your phone. We would suggest that you have TWRP installed before you get down to the rooting process.
Below we have the complete guideline on how to Root OnePlus 5T with SuperSu.
Complete Instructions to Root OnePlus 5T with SuperSu:
Step 1: You need to start with downloading the SuperSu root file for your phone on your PC.
Step 2: Connect your computer to your Phone via USB cable.
Step 3: The file that you downloaded in the first step titled SuperSU-v2.82-201705271822.zip, you need to copy that onto your phone’s memory. Make sure that you directly place it onto the memory and not in any folder.
Step 4: Switch off your phone and disconnect it.
Step 5: Now turn it back on and enter the recovery mode. You can do that by pressing and holding the Power button along with the Volume Down button while you are switching your phone on.
Step 6: Once your phone is in the Recovery mode, you need to tap on the ‘Install’ button, a list will be displayed on the screen. Choose the zip file that you copied in the third step.
Step 7: Swipe to “Swipe to Confirm Flash” and the installation will start.
Step 8: Once the process is complete, reboot your phone by pressing the Reboot System button. This might take a couple of minutes, especially if you are rooting for the first time.
Once the reboot completes, your OnePlus 5T smartphone is finished rooting with latest SuperSU.
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