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How to – Root Moto G5s Plus without PC

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Moto G5S plus is an awesome device with some great features and awesome design. The software of the phone is also very fluid and smooth. The software is so simple that you might miss features you get on other phones say Redmi Note 4. So to get the best out of your Android phone here is a tutorial on how to root your Moto g5s Plus without PC or in other words Root Moto G5s Plus.

Attention – Before continuing with this tutorial, it is required to unlock your bootloader. To do so, you have to follow this tutorial here.
Note – The method without PC does not seem to work currently, We would be adding the rooting tutorial without PC soon

This tutorial only works for the phones with Nougat installed, once Oreo comes, we will make a tutorial on how to root with Orreo as well.

Downloads for Root Moto G5s Plus-

ADB folder- https://bit.ly/latestadb
Magisk Zip file- https://forum.xda-developers.com/apps…
Magisk Manager app- https://goo.gl/GkKcgb
TWRP recovery- https://forum.xda-developers.com/moto…

Root Moto G5s Plus without PC

Step 1 – Go to settings, about and tap the build number repeatdy for 6-7 times. After doing this, you will get a message saying you are a developer.

Step 2 – Now go back to settings and just above about us, you will see Developer options. Go to developer options and toggle on USB debugging.

Step 3 – Switch Off the device.

Also, Read – Logitech X50 Portable Bluetooth Speaker Review!

Step 4- Once switched off, Turn on the device by holding the power button and the volume down button at the same time. Now you will go into fast boot mode.  Connect your USB cable to the phone and the other end in the PC.

Step 5 – Now download all the files mentioned above except the App. Now extract the folder named platform-tools-latest-windows to any folder on your PC.

Step 6 – Now rename the twrp file to technokick.img

Step 7 – Now copy the other two files, that is the Maicisk file and the technokick file to the extracted folder.

Step 8 – Now in the folder, Press shift and press right click on your mouse. Now you will see an option called Open Powershell window here. Enter the following code in the window

fastboot devices 
fastboot flash recovery technokick.img

Step 9 – Now go to TWRP and backup your data. After that go into Wipe, Select format data. Now reboot your phone.

Step 10 – Now you should land on TWRP again. Connect your phone to the PC and copy the Magisk zip file into your internal storage.

Step 11– Now in your phone, Open TWRP, go to install and select Magisk zip file and select swipe to flash.

Step 12 – Now Reboot your system to the system. After you have set up your phone, Install the app, Magisk manager apk on your phone. You can find the link above. After that, your phone should be successfully rooted. Now you have successfully Rooted Moto G5s Plus.

If you are facing any issue in Root Moto G5s Plus, let us know in the comment section below. We would help you to resolve it ASAP.

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How to – Screen record on OnePlus 7t

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OnePlus 7t is one of the most talked phone nowadays. Even though not really a budget phone now, It offers quite a lot of stuff for the price. The large 90-hertz display, the actual usable triple camera setup and the dash charging. All is just making the OnePlus 7T is a great buy. So now that you have bought an excellent phone, let us discuss how to do some basic tasks. One of them is screen recording.

Today we are going to see how you can use this performance to your its maximum by creating video content on it. To do so you will need a screen recorder app to show the activity you are doing. Whether you are making a tutorial for an app or you want to record your PUBG or Fortnite gameplay, this tutorial will help you to record your screen in full HD on your OnePlus 7T. I will be recording a video showing my use of  Wikipedia. First, we will show you the easiest method, then we will also show how you can access it and share it. Later we will also show you how you can edit the video you just made.

Today we will see how you can screen record on OnePlus 7t. Along with this we will also see how we can view the video captured by it as well as how to edit it if we want to. So here we go-

screen record on Oneplus 7t

Screen Recording on OnePlus 7T

Method 1

  1. Go to Playstore and search for AZ Screen recorder or just click here.
  2. Install it and open it on your OnePlus.
  3. It will ask for permission, grant it.
  4. Now you will get a floating circle on the left side of your screen of the 7T. Just press the Red button which has a Video Camera Icon. Refer to the image below-
    screen record on Oneplus 7t
  5. Now once it has started, you can do all the stuff you want to show in your video and to stop it, You need to pull down the notification bar and press the stop icon on it.
  6. Now you will get a pullout with the video, to save it just simply touch the back button on your OnePlus and that’s it.

screen record on Oneplus 7t

How to View your Screen Recording on OnePlus 7t

  1. Go to the gallery
  2. There should be a folder by name A-Z if not it could be inside the Collections folder.
  3. Now from here, You can either view it or share it across different platforms like Whatsapp or Youtube.

How to – Edit the screen record on Oneplus 7t

  1. Go to Playstore and download this app called Quik.
  2. This app is made by GoPro and I feel like it is the best app to edit any type of video.
  3. Now select your video and start editing it!

7T is an excellent phone and Screen recording on it is very easy.

Were you able to record the screen of your phone? Let us know in the comment section below 😀

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Get Android 9.0 Pie on OnePlus 3/3T with this ROM!

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As the title says, A port of Pixel Experience ROM is now available for 3 and 3T. You can get Android 9 on OnePlus 3 or 3T by flashing this port of the Pixel Experience ROM. With the help of this ROM, you will be able to experience the Android 9.0 on your device before the official release. Even though at the launch OnePlus promised to give Android 9.0 to 3/3T users but most of the times the Custom ROMs are lighter and can provide better UX. Talking about this ROM, The Android 9 Pie port for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T has just been released thanks to the work of XDA Senior Member JagravNaik. This is another port of the Pixel Experience ROM that updates these two devices. The ROM is considered to be in a beta state due to some known issues with NFC and encryption not being supported yet. However, tests have currently shown us that the following works quite well in this early beta release.

What’s Working:

  • WiFi
  • RIL
  • Mobile Data
  • GPS
  • Camera
  • Flashlight
  • Camcorder
  • Bluetooth
  • Fingerprint Reader
  • HW Buttons
  • Alert Slider and Gestures
  • Sound / Vibration
  • VoLTE

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If you are the Oneplus 3/3T user with TWRP custom recovery then you can easily this Android pie ROM on your phone and enjoy all the new features of the ROM on your phone. Here is a full guide which you can use on your phone and install Android Pie 9.0 on OnePlus 3/3T

Install Pixel Experience on OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T

Downloads

Download the ROM – Pixel Experience for 3T

Note – You don’t require GApps for this ROM as all the apps are already included.

Perquisites

Before you flash the ROM, Please make sure you have an unlocked bootloader, with TWRP recovery. Also Please take a Backup of your present files and ensure you have more than 50% battery before proceeding further.

Steps to Install Android Pie on OnePlus 3T

  1. Download the Android Pie and other files from the Download section and save all the files on your phone’s internal memory.
  2. Open TWRP Recovery by pressing Volume UP + Power button while turning the phone On.
  3. In TWRP Go TO Wipe > Advanced Wipe > select Dalvik Cache, Cache, Data and Swipe to wipe from the below of the screen.
    Best Custom ROM For Redmi Note 5 Pro
  4. Now, Go to Home in TWRP and select Install Button. Locate the file you downloaded above and swipe to flash.
  5. Now Reboot the device and you should have successfully installed Android 9 on your OnePlus 3.

The first boot may take longer time than usual.

 

So were you able to install Android 9 on your OnePlus 3 or OnePlus 3T? Let us know in the comment section below!

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How to- Unlock Bootloader, Install TWRP and ROOT OnePlus 5

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The most awaited OnePlue Flagship OnePlus 5 is here! After many rumors and design render, OnePlus 5 was launch last week with a new design compared to the previous OnePlus 3T which is very similar to the iPhone 7 Plus and great hardware! It is the company’s best and the company’s most controversial phone and expensive too. The device costs Rs. 32999 and Rs. 37999 for the high-end version. So today we would be showing you how you can root oneplus 5 easily without PC.

root oneplus 5

OnePlus 5 is a great device when it comes to the hardware and performance but it lacks many great features and the device optimization is pretty average too. The OnePlus 5 does not have any special water protection and it does not support wireless charging. Talking about the design, the OnePlus 5 looks like a twin brother to the iPhone 7 Plus. The device has a metallic body and is 7.5 mm thin. OnePlus 5 looks and feels great because of its round edges. Most of the phones now feature QHD display and some have 4k too, but unfortunately the OnePlus is still behind with FHD 1080p 5.5-inch AMOLED panel display. Though the device is inspired by the iPhone 7 Plus, and luckily it still has an Earphone Jack.

 

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OnePlus 5 features dual cameras at the back but can’t click great photos in low light as the device as no OIS and EIS techniques. The OnePlus 5 comes with a Snapdragon 835 Octa-Core processor along with Adreno 540 GPU. The device is offered in two variants; the cheaper model has 6GB of RAM and 64GB internal memory, while the other one has 8GB of RAM and 128GB internal memory. Hang On, Root oneplus 5 tutorial is below!

Also Read : Things no one told you about the OnePlus 5

Why root the OnePlus 5? – Root OnePlus 5

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It’s pretty common to get bored with the same UI and same software features. Rooting the OnePlus 5 allows you to replace the OxygenOS with some other Custom ROM. You can even unlock many modifications which are not possible with a non-rooted device.  So, lets get started! The whole procedure contains three steps;

1. Unlocking the Bootloader
2. Installing TWRP Recovery
3. Rooting the OnePlus 5

*** Please read each step carefully and follow them precisely. Making a mistake can end you up with a dead OnePlus 5 *** 

Unlocking the bootloader of OnePlus 5 – Root OnePlus 5

This will wipe all data on your device, make sure you take a backup before proceeding
  1. You need to first install device drivers and ADB on your computer.
  2. Enabling USB Debugging and OEM Unlock
    Go to Settings >> About Device >> Tap Build Number 7 times to get Developer Options and now in Developer Options Select USB Debugging and OEM Unlock.
  3. Boot your OnePlus 5 into Bootloader/Fastboot mode by pressing Power and Volume UP buttons.
  4. Connect your device to your computer and allow all driver installations
  5. Once done, open any folder and hold shift and right click and choose Open a command window.
  6. Type fastboot devices and press enter to ensure your device is ready
  7. Now to unlock the bootloader use fastboot oem unlock  and press enter.
  8. Type fastboot oem device-info, to make sure that the bootloader is unlocked it should say ‘Device unlocked: true’

Installing TWRP Custom Recovery on the OnePlus 5

  1. Enabling USB Debugging and OEM Unlock
    Go to Settings >> About Device >> Tap Build Number 7 times to get Developer Options and now in Developer Options Select USB Debugging
  2. Download latest TWRP from here
  3. Boot your OnePlus 5 into Bootloader/Fastboot mode by pressing Power and Volume UP buttons.
  4. Open the folder where you’ve downloaded TWRP and hold shift and right click and choose Open a command window.
  5.  To flash TWRP, use the command fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
  6. To boot into the new recovery, unplug the device and press Power and Volume Down buttons.

Root the OnePlus 5

  1. Download SuperSU or Magisk on your device ( SuperSU Preferred )
  2. Boot into the recovery by pressing Power and Volume Down buttons.
  3. Click Install
  4. Select SuperSU or Magisk and swipe to confirm flash.
  5. Once flash is complete restart your device. This time it may take time to boot, don’t worry.
  6. Now you have a ROOTED OnePlus 5!

So by now you should have succesfully rooted your OnePlus 5. If not then comment below and we will help you further in Rooting OnePlus 5 without PC.

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