Root Google Pixel 3a/3a XLRoot of Google Pixel 3a/3a XL is finally here and here is a complete step by step guide on How to Root Google Pixel 3a/3a XL with TWRP recovery.

Google Pixel 3a/3a XL is the company’s first and latest addition to the budget lineup of Android devices. These devices have some of the similar traits of their bigger brothers like the awesome cameras and great displays, but with some mid-range specs touch. If you have got any of these mid-range devices then here is How to Root Google Pixel 3a/3a XL.

How to Root Google Pixel 3a

Pre-requisites

Steps:

  1. Extract ADB folder on your pc and navigate to that folder.
  2. Copy boot.img to that folder.
  3. Hold Shift + Left click and select “Open command window here.”
  4. Enable developer options on your device. Goto Settings > About phone> Tap build number 7 times. Now Go back > Developer options > and check Developer options.
  5. Connect your device to PC.
  6. Type:
    adb reboot bootloader
  7. Now type
    fastboot flash boot [boot image name].img
  8. Type:
    fastboot reboot
  9. Perform the initial setup.
  10. After the device is set up, install magisk manager apk and follow the on-screen instructions.
  11. Done.
  • Note: Turn-off OTA updates after rooting.

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How to Root Google Pixel 3a XL

Pre-requisites

Steps:

  1. Download the factory Pixel 3a XL image files. Make sure to download the correct build number file matching your current device build number.
  2. Extract the factory files until you get boot.img file. Copy it in your device.
  3. Install Magisk Manager apk on your device.
  4. Open Magisk >  install > write to a file > select boot.img file.
  5. Wait for it to finish then copy the patched boot image back to your PC to minimal adb folder.
  6. Hold Shift + Left click and select “Open command window here.”
  7. Enable developer options on your device. Goto Settings > About phone> Tap build number 7 times. Now Go back > Developer options > and check Developer options.
  8. Connect your device to PC.
  9. Type:
    adb reboot bootloader
  10. Now type
    fastboot getvar current-slot
  11. Note the slot version on the CMD. It should be either A or B.
  12. Now type:
    fastboot flash boot_[Letter] [patched image name].img
  13. Type:
    fastboot reboot
  14. Perform the initial setup.

You can also root Pixel 3a using this method. If you have any query, feel free to use the comment section below.

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