How To Unlock the Bootloader On OnePlus 6

Step By Step Guide to Unlock the Bootloader On OnePlus 6: All the OnePlus devices come with an unlockable bootloader. The upcoming OnePlus device, the OnePlus 6 is no exception.OnePlus 6 is one of the most hyped devices of recent years because of its design and performance. This is going to the successor to OnePlus 6.If you are planning to buy OnePlus 6 and in future going to root it then this guide will play a very vital role. Here we are sharing a detailed guide to unlock OnePlus 6 bootloader.

OnePlus phones come with a very close to stock skin known as OxygenOs.The bootloader unlocking process on OnePlus 6 will be same as all previous generation OnePlus devices. The Users need to have windows or Mac computer. The process needs fastboot commands. It is easier than sounds but we recommend you follow all the steps mentioned in the guide carefully.

If you are new to rooting, then you should know that Unlocking bootloader of an android device is the first and most important step in android rooting process. First users have to unlock the bootloader, then they can install TWRP recovery via Commands. Once TWRP is installed, root can be gained by flashing the supersu or magisk via TWRP.

Warning: will not be held responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your OnePlus 6 while following this tutorial. Do it at your own risk.


Now download the files and follow the guide to Unlock the Bootloader On OnePlus 6

How To Unlock the Bootloader On OnePlus 6 (SAFEST GUIDE)

Unlock the Bootloader On OnePlus 6

  • Download and install the OnePlus drivers on your PC (Link is given in the download section above)
  • Then Enable USB Debugging and OEM unlock option On Your OnePlus 6.Guide [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] How to Enable Developer Options, USB Debugging and OEM Unlock on Android
  • Now reboot your device into bootloader. And connect your device with PC or Computer.

Guide: How to Enter Oneplus 6 Recovery & Bootloader Mode (Fastboot)

  • Now Go To The ADB Folder and open Command window there (To Do so,  “Shift + Right click” on any empty white space inside the folder and then select “Open command window here” from the context menu)

Open Command window from MFastboot folder

  • Now follow the guide to Unlock bootloader of OnePlus 6
How To Unlock Bootloader Of Any Android Using Fastboot

Note: Only use the command part

  • Done!!!Now the Bootloader of your OnePlus 6 is unlocked.


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Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma
Dibyashree Sharma, who graduated in Computer Science from NIT Rourkela, is an experienced blogger and an enthusiast of Android technology. She has spent eight years writing about Android OS, earning a reputation as a reliable source in the technology field. Away from the digital sphere, Dibyashree enjoys playing tennis, a sport she is as passionate about as she is about technology.

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