How to Downgrade OnePlus 5T from Android Oreo to Nougat

Today OnePlus finally released the first beta update of Android Oreo for OnePlus 5T. We have already shared the full guide to install Android Oreo on OnePlus 5T. In case you need to roll back to Android Nougat anytime in future, probably this is the post that is useful to you. I will show you in this post how to downgrade OnePlus 5T from Android Oreo to Nougat.

There is probably nothing wrong to say that the Android Oreo is the latest OS by Google. Although it’s good in every aspect, a few users really don’t find it useful when compared with Android Nougat. Thus they often look for a rollback. Well, if you are one among them, there is nothing much you need to do. It is possible for you to keep up the pace in this matter very easily. You need to download ADB or TWRP simply for this. So there is the guide to help you in this matter.

How to Downgrade OnePlus 5T from Android Oreo to Nougat

Before you proceed with anything, there are a few things you need to arrange. The very first thing is the PC which is having the OnePlus 5T drivers and ADB software installed on it. Although this trick is simple and can easily be trusted, cannot be held responsible if anything goes wrong during the procedure.

How to Downgrade OnePlus 5T from Android Oreo to Nougat

  • First of all, it must be noted that this method is only for OnePlus 5T users.
  • Make sure your device has at least 60% battery.
  • Make sure that you have latest USB drivers installed
  • Download the firmware files necessary from the link given below.
  • Read everything carefully before proceeding.
  • It’s worth mentioning here that this process may erase your data, so backup your data.

To Download Android Nougat Firmware, click

To install Stock ROM on OnePlus 5T, click


As already mentioned, OnePlus 5T is the successor of OnePlus 3, so a number of things and features are same. If you have used OnePlus 5T or are using the same, the procedure is extremely simple for you to follow. Also, I would like to remind you that currently, OnePlus 5T is having Android Nougat on it. This post is useful for you when the Android Oreo update arrives for it or in case you consider Lineage for Android Oreo on your OnePlus 5T. So this is how you can downgrade OnePlus 5T from Android Oreo to Nougat.

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