ElementalX Custom Kernel Now Available for the OnePlus 5T

ElementalX Custom Kernel Now Available for the OnePlus 5T

XDA Recognized Developer flar2 is most notably known for the ElementalX custom kernel. This popular kernel supports a large number of devices and this weekend, OnePlus 5T owners received a Christmas surprise when they learned that the kernel had been released for their device. It’s supported on OxygenOS, HydrogenOS and stock-based custom ROMs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat and just needs to be flashed via recovery mode. You’ll find a full list of features in ElementalX for the OnePlus 5T below.

ElementalX OnePlus 5T Features


  • Easy installation and setup with Aroma installer
  • Wake Gestures support (sweep2wake & doubletap2wake)
  • Advanced color control
  • Sweep2sleep
  • Sound control (headphones, earpiece and mic)
  • Backlight dimmer
  • Overclock or underclock CPU
  • LED settings
  • Block wakelocks
  • Adjust or disable vibration
  • FIOPS, CFQ, deadline, noop and SIO i/o schedulers
  • NTFS r/w, CIFS and NFS support
  • Option to disable fsync
  • performance and power optimizations
  • Does not force encryption
  • Compatible with systemless root


Source: Check out the ElementalX kernel in our OnePlus 5T forum

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When I am passionate about something, I go all in and thrive on having my finger on the pulse of what is happening in that industry. This has transitioned over the years from PCs and video games, but for close to a decade now all of my attention has gone toward smartphones and Android.

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