OnePlus 7/7 Pro: dual boot possible with this TWRP

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If there is an aspect that is always appreciated by smartphones OnePlus is the software component. Unlike almost all smartphones of Asian origin, the Carl Pei company is known for offering a UI very close to the stock experience. But without adapting to what Google offers, enriching the user experience with features useful to many. This does not mean, however, that there are no users wishing to modify their device, also thanks to the large availability of ROMs and various customizations. In the case of OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro (also in the 5G version), for example, it is possible to integrate a mode Dual Boot to have more than one ROM.

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TWRP adds the Dual Boot function aboard OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro

Ever since Google introduced the concept of partition a / b in the Android world, the team TWRP promptly took the ball to reuse this modification. It is based on this the method put online by the modder Zackptg5, with which to use custom recovery to split the partition "userdata”In two separate slots. These slots can be used to obtain Dual Boot, based on the official TWRP for the OnePlus 7 line-up.

You can consult the guide in the dedicated thread of the XDA forum, as well as on the GitHub. There is also a method for reverse the procedure and go back to the original partition layout, in case you change your mind. In the worst case, we also remind you of the guides with the unbrick tools for OP7 e OP7 Pro.

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