OnePlus is favourite among custom rom communities and Root modding enthusiasts. Bootloader unlock on OnePlus smartphones is very easy . Here let’s see how to unlock bootloader of Any Oneplus Smartphone.
- A Windows PC with At least windows 7 ultimate
- ADB Drivers XDA : Download.
- Oneplus Drivers : Download.
- A peace of MIND
1.Install ADB Drivers on PC.
TYPE Y and press Enter until you finish the ADB setup
After finishing the ADB setup you will see a folder named adb in C-Drive
2. OEM unlocking and usb debugging in Developer settings;
★Take your OnePlus smartphone with Atleast 80% battery.
★Open settings<About phone Tap build number 7 times until you see you are a developer
★Now open developer options and Turn on both ‘OEM Unlocking’ and ‘USB Debugging’ Settings
★After this Now enter into fast boot mode . Read here – How to enter Fastboot mode in OnePlus Smartphones
★Now open adb folder in C-drive. Type cmd in address Bar . Then you will see adb command prompt screen.
★Type fastboot devices or adb devices and hit enter key to check if the device is connected properly. If there is any serial number after hitting enter then your device is connected properly.
★Type fastboot oem unlock . Then you can see a Screen in Your phone with options to Unlock or Not . Navigate with volume buttons and Press accept to unlock bootloader with Power button.
(warning: as a safety measure Android will wipe your userdata)
Voila, Now your device bootloader is successfully unlocked and booted into OS.
If you have any doubts watch this Video from 4:00 to 5:40 to understand better.