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How to Flash TWRP Recovery and Root OnePlus 2

OnePlus 2 is the recently launched Smartphone having quite outstanding features that every Smartphone users wish to have in their devices. It is the successor of OnePlus One Smartphone which was launched last year. Being so new to the Smartphone world in an era where Apple and Microsoft have been battling to attract their users, OnePlus has never failed to impress their buyers through the quality of the products they’ve introduced thus far. The device includes all the high-end features and specifications which can satisfy the demands of any user.

If you’re an OnePlus 2 user who wishes to make use of the custom ROMs on the OnePlus 2 Smartphone, thus by supporting extra applications, you should go on with the root process then. Here we’ve been introducing the step-by-step tutorial which gives the detailed account on how to root OnePlus 2 Smartphone; you can also read the tutorial on how to flash TWRP recovery on OnePlus 2 below.

Prerequisites:

  • At least 75% battery charge should be there in your device at the time of proceeding with the following process.
  • Create a backup of all the important data stored in your device.
  • Install Fastboot and ADB Tools on your laptop/ PC.
  • Download and install the required USB drivers.
  • Enable the USB Debugging Mode.

Downloads Needed:

  • TWRP Recovery for OnePlus 2
  • SuperSU Files for OnePlus 2

How to Flash TWRP Recovery on OnePlus 2:

Step 1: You can start with the flash process by transferring all the TWRP recovery files and paste it in Fastboot and ADB tools box. Rename the file with the title “img

Step 2: Now, keep your device in the Bootloader Mode. For doing this, you can press the Power and Volume up button together.

Step 3: Once you’ve entered into the Bootloader Mode, connect your device with the laptop/PC via a USB cable.

Step 4: Wait for sometime so that the drivers for your OnePlus 2 will get installed.

Step 5: Now, go back to the folder at where you have already moved the files in the 1st step. Now, open the command window by pressing Shift Key and right mouse button together. Select the Open Command Window Option.

Step 6: Enter the command shown below to check whether your device is working in Fastboot Mode.

fastboot devices

If the device has been running on Fastboot Mode, you would see the OnePlus 2 option on screen.

Step 7: Carry on further with the flash recovery by entering the command shown below.

fastboot flash recovery.img

 

Your device has been flashed now. Now, you’re done with the process on how to flash TWRP recovery on OnePlus 2.

How to Root OnePlus 2:

Now, let’s deal with how to root OnePlus 2 Smartphone. Ensure that you’re following the below steps in the right order.

Step 1: First of all, you should enter into the Recovery Mode by pressing the Volume Down and Power button together.

Step 2: Click on the Install Now option which hits on your screen. This is a part of the TWRP Recovery Mode we’ve done above. Browse through the files available in the option and click on the SuperSU files which you’ve downloaded before.

Step 3: Go on with the flashing of SuperSU files on your OnePlus 2 Smartphone.

Step 4: It may take some time for the completion of the flashing of the SuperSU file. But once you’re done with it, your device has been rebooted.

It’s done. This is the simplest tutorial which you can follow on how to root OnePlus 2 Smartphone.

By | 2016-09-23T13:59:36+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Android|Comments Off on How to Flash TWRP Recovery and Root OnePlus 2

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