Complete Guide to Root Oreo on Nexus 5X and 6P Devices.

Android Oreo is the latest operating system now signs, bringing a host of features and improvements with the frame. But how would that be completed without the move to root? The post here will cover up the complete guide to Root Oreo on Nexus 5X and 6P devices. If you like to be a part of the story, let me start as this.

As you already know, rooting means one of the highest modifications one can take on the Android operating system. And when it comes to the Android Oreo, it is no different. In fact, a rooted Android can run Custom ROMs, root-only applications, and could do so much similar for the purpose of highest modifications. So if you think, it is your turn to Root Android Oreo 8.1 and 8.0, this is the complete guide to Chainfire’s new root method on Oreo.

How to Root Oreo?

You here must remember that the tool is only for the particular Nexus and to Root Pixel devices which are installed Android 8.0 Oreo. And as further requirements, you need to be prepared with,

  • Unlocked bootloader
  • Proper USB drivers installed PC (Windows) which is all set with ADB and Fastboot
  • Nexus 5X/6P on latest Android 8.0
  • Make sure to enable USB debugging setting
  • As a must-do, backup all the data with the system which you need keeping safe

Step 1: Required Downloads

  • Download SuperSU, SuperSu Config files and SuHide the particular Nexus device and move to the internal storage.(Click Here to see download links)
  • Download the correct TWRP for the Nexus and move the respective file to the folder ADB installation.

Root Android Oreo 8.0 / 8.1 TWRP Image for Nexus 5X

Root Android Oreo 8.0 / 8.1 TWRP Image for Nexus 6P

Step 2: Install TWRP

  • Switch the device to Fastboot mode simply by pressing.  Power and Volume Down keys simultaneously until you are notified the Fastboot mode is on.
  • Now connect the device to the PC.
  • Launch the prompt window in the ADB folder by visiting ADB installation folder and typing the cmd in the address bar (Enter when done)
  • You here need to flash the TWRP image, so replace twrp-oreo.img which is in green with the use of the file name TWRP image. Enter following command and start flashing TWRP. (Use command: fastboot flash recovery twrp.img )
  • After flashing is done, take the device off from the connections and boot into recovery mode

Step 3: Flash SuperSU

  • Select option Install in the Recovery Mode and browse in order to select the file SuperSuConfig above downloaded (Flashing SuperSuConfig isn’t a must here in Android Oreo 8.0 Root, but for extra sure, you can follow the step)
  • Hit Select more zips and add SuperSU zip file there
  • To Flash, swipe at the bottom
  • Now in SuperSU Config AROMA installer, choose System less SBIN and SuperSu
  • Then let both the files get flashed after which you have to tap on the Reboot system at the bottom of the interface

Accordingly, you would now see SuperSU installed in the App Drawer. But as this is kind of different root with SuperSU, you should remember it will barrier the access to some applications after root.

Hope you have learned the complete guide to Root Oreo on Nexus devices. If you find anything troublesome in the processing, feel free to reach for further help. Click here to see, how to root Google Pixel XL on Android Oreo 8.1 / 8.0.

How to Root Pixel XL on Android Oreo 8.1 and 8.0?

As the latest Android operating system version Oreo is now available for Google Pixel XL, this is the right time to look for how root covers. And there is nothing too much to be excited about getting some hurdles here as Root Pixel XL on Android 8.1 or 8.0 does not come following the usual root methods. So knowing that makes you tired, here we put the complete step guide together which included of flashing Chainfire‘s SuHide in combination with SuperSU and AROMA SuperSU for the complete system-less root. Then get everything clear with us.

Root pixel XL

Google’s recent launch of Android Oreo packs so much of interesting upgrades to the user. So having it on on the Pixel XL will let you enjoy features like lock screen shortcuts, mode of the picture in picture, smart text feature and etc. Then why you still wait when you see the opportunity clear to grow up the functionality with root on Android Oreo? This is the systemless root on Pixel XL.

Before Begin,

Since systemless SBIN is set to default in Android Oreo 8.1 and 8.0, SuperSu Config isn’t required here as for the latest updates. And as this has successfully worked on several devices including mine, this is confirmed working flawlessly. But take extra care as this is something different from the typical rooting concept for previous Android versions. So follow the steps as given below. Proceed at your own responsibility.

Required Downloads

Please download below files before you proceed.

How to Root Pixel XL- Step Guide

  • Step 1: Copy modded TWRP files to the PlatformTools. Rename it as twrp-oreo.
  • Step 2: Now you need to transfer the downloaded files(SuHide, SuperSu and SuperSuConfig) into the device’s  internal storage
  • Step 3: Using a proper USB cable connects the device to the Windows PC.
  • Step 4: Boot your Android Device in to bootloader.(Use command : adb reboot bootloader )
  • Step 5: Let TWRP recovery get installed successfully and now the device is ready to boot into TWRP.  For that, (Use command: fastboot boot twrp-oreo.img)
  • Step 6: From the major menu, select  “Install” and then move to the flash SuperSUConfig file as the next step.
  • Step 7: Again get with the install option from the interface and flash the SuperSU file by now
  • Step 8: Select the option for Systemless SBIN through the installer feature for SuperSuConfig. Then leave the options as default before moving further.
  • Step 9: Now you need booting the phone to the system (Do not begin installing TWRP, just let it to boot the system) and reboot once again to the TWRP as above.
  • Step 10: As the final step, Install the SuperSU hide from theTWRP to flash the file. After that,  boot once again in order to get a successful systemless root  on Pixel XL

These are basically what you need following to get Systemless root on Pixel XL. If there is any point you need the further hand, feel free to reach us for any details.

Verify the Root Status,

By now your device must have completely rooted. To get that confirmed, it will be helpful to download the app Root Checker from the store from which you can confirm the root status easily.

Root Pixel XL

You are successful with Root Pixel XL, so how do you plan to get fun with different Android mods and etc? Keep in touch with http://www.oreo-root.com for more updates.