Everybody who wants to try the latest HydrogenOS 3.0 for OnePlus 3/3T has now all the reasons to be happy, since the Chinese manufacturer recently released the Android Nougat based ROM, being the first major release since HydrogenOS 1.4.0.
Even though it’s designed for the Chinese variants of the smartphone, you can also install it on the international variant of the 3/3T. Also, you should know that HydrogenOS for OnePlus 3/3T ROM comes with a lot of China-specific bloatware and doesn’t come with the Google Play Store pre-installed.
Therefore, if you want to install the ROM on your phone, everything you need to do is simply follow the steps below.
Before you start installation procedure, first, read given below instructions to avoid any type of damage or problem.
- The HydrogenOS 3.0 just for OnePlus 3/3T , Please don’t try on any other phone.
- Before you start, Take a full backup of your phone, because the update may erase all of your phone’s data.
- Your phone’s Battery must be 50-60% Charged.
- For installation, follow given below instructions carefully without skipping any step.
Install HydrogenOS 3.0 On OnePlus 3/3T
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Method 1 – For Non-Rooted Users
Step 1: Download the HydrogenOS 3.0 for OnePlus 3/3T .zip file – and save it on your phone’s internal storage.
Step 2: Turn off your phone, then boot it into Recovery Mode, by pressing and holding Volume Down + the Power Button.
Step 3: If you want a clean installation, wipe the data and the cache. Otherwise, you can skip this step.
Step 4: While in Recovery Mode, select your language of choice, then pick the Install from Local option.
Step 5: Select the HydrogenOS 3.0 .zip file, then tap Install, in order to begin the installation process.
Step 6: Wait for about 10 minutes, until the process is completed.
Step 7: Reboot your device.
Method 2 – For Rooted Users
Step 1: Make sure you have a TWRP Custom Recovery installed.
Step 2: Download the HydrogenOS 3.0 ROM, and save it on you’r phone.
Step 3: Reboot your phone into Recovery Mode and perform a Nandroid backup, in order to avoid losing important stuff from your phone, in case something goes wrong.
Step 4: Go to Wipe > Advanced Wipe and select Wipe Dalvik and Cache. Swipe in order to confirm the wiping.
Step 5: Go Back and click on the Install Menu. Select the HydrogenOS 3.0 ROM .zip file.
Step 6: Swipe in order to start flashing the ROM and wait for about 10 minutes, until the process is ready.
Step 7: Go to Wipe > Advanced Wipe again and select Wipe Dalvik and Cache. Swipe in order to confirm.
Step 8: Flash SuperSU, in order to maintain the root.
You have successfully installed HydrogenOS 3.0 ROM on your phone, if you are facing any problem with above method, you can comment below.