OnePlus 5 Custom Recovery – TWRP


OnePlus 5 Custom Recovery – TWRP. Custom Recovery like CWM or TWRP replaces stock recovery of a smartphone. These custom recovery brings more advance functionality and gives you to perform wipes, install flashable zips, create full backups of your device (Nandroid backup), and various other features. Most important thing is your OnePlus 5 phone’s bootloader must be unlocked. If you haven’t unlocked your bootloader yet, follow this post How To Unlock Bootloader Of OnePlus 5. Get the OnePlus 5 Custom Recovery – TWRP folowing this post.


OnePlus 5 Custom Recovery – TWRP

OnePlus 5 Custom Recovery – TWRP
OnePlus 5 Custom Recovery – TWRP



Rooting, Unlocking or  flashing any Custom Recovery/Custom ROM’s results to the void of the warranty of the device. and its authors will not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD-card or any damage in your device which is incurred in the process of flashing Custom Recovery/custom ROM/Rooting or any development process the device. We highly advice to take a backup of your device prior to performing the process. Please do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM, before flashing it! You are choosing to make these modifications. Nevertheless if you need any help, just comments already. We will always pleased to help you.


Downloads & Requirements

Your OnePlus 5 phone’s Bootloader must be unlocked. If you haven’t unlocked it yet follow this post How To Unlock Bootloader Of OnePlus 5.

  • ADB
  • TWRP
  • USB Cable
  • Windows Running Computer


OnePlus 5 Custom Recovery – TWRP

  • On your phone go to Settings>About phone>Tap on Build number 7 times. This will enable Developer options.
  • Now go back to Settings>Developer options>Enable USB debugging.
  • Now, Go to Settings>Developer options. Then enable the ‘OEM Unlocking’ option and make sure that from now on, OEM unlocking option is enabled before you reboot. Sometimes, it might get disabled itself.
  • Go to Setting>Developer Option and Enable Advance Reboot.
  • Download Magisk from the download link given above. Place it in your phones Internal Memory.
  • Download Official TWRP and put it on your computers ADB Folder.
  • Now, Turn off your phone, boot into fastboot/bootloader by pressing volume up + Power button or use advance reboot option.
  • After entering fastboot mode, plug your phone into your computer.
  • Go to ADB Folder on your computer and open a new command prompt window by pressing SHIFT + RIGHT MOUSE BUTTON.
  • After openiong new command prompt window, type the following codes —


fastboot devices


This code will list the connected device.


fastboot flash recovery (TWRP FILE NAME).img


in this code, the file name must be accurate to flash twrp. This command will isntall recovery in your phone.

Oneplus 5 TWRP Recovery
Photo Courtesy – XDA
  • Once the flash has completed, Don’t use the “Fastboot Reboot” Command Instead Unplug Your phone then Manually boot it into recovery by keeping Power + Volume Down button pressed or you can also use the command:


fastboot boot recovery.img


  • Congratulation. TWRP Custom Recovery has been successfully installed. Don’t reboot into system now. Instead rebooting to system, follow the next post to gain root access. 

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