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How to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4

How to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4 - Download Official TWRP 3.0.0 recovery for Xiaomi Mi 4 (cancro) on Xiaomi Mi 4.

Download Official TWRP 3.0.0 recovery for Xiaomi Mi 4 (cancro). Recently, TWRP recovery got updated with material designed to TWRP 3.0.0. That means you can install the latest TWRP 3.0.0 on Xiaomi Mi 4. The new update of TWRP 3.0.0 has a completely new appearance, true terminal emulator, support Android 6.0 and now you can flash image files also.

If you are a Mi 4 user, then you can Root and Install TWRP Recovery On Xiaomi Mi 4. Already you have install custom recovery on Mi 4 then you can flash the latest version of the TWRP recovery to get more benefits.

Note:

  • Rooting invalid in your phone warranty, and you won’t claim it back.
  • It will erase all your personal data including data of internal storage, so we advise you first to take a complete
  • backup of your phone and then proceed.
  • Confirm your phone has at least 50-60% charged to prevent the accidental shutdown in-between the process.

Files required to Root and Install Custom Recovery on Mi4

  • Download and Install ADB and fastboot driver for windows or ADB and Fastboot for Mac on your Computer.
  • This will also install your device driver.
  • Download : TWRP 3.0 Recovery for Mi 4.

  • Download SuperSu to root Mi4and copy it to your phone sd card.

Steps to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4

  • First, enable ‘USB debugging’ option from setting>developer option>.
  • To enable Developer Options, go to About phone and tap the Build Number 7 times.

  • Download TWRP 3.0.0 for Xiaomi Mi 4 from above and place it in the folder where ADB installed and rename it to ‘recovery.img’.
  • Now you can Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4 via fastboot method.
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  • Now go to installation directory open ADB folder and open the command window thereby pressing and hold the ‘shift’ key and right-clicked anywhere in that folder.

How to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4

  • Now connect your phone to PC and reboot the device into fastboot mode by typing below command.

adb reboot bootloader

  • You are in Fastboot mode now to check your connection by entering below command in command prompt. It will return your device serial number means your device properly connected.
  • Check your driver if the above command is not responding.

fastboot devices

 

How to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4

  • Type the below command correctly in command prompt and then press enter. It starts flashing recovery on your phone.

fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

 

How to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4

  • Now type below command in command prompt to reboot your phone into recovery mode.
  • Now you successfully installed the custom recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4.

fastboot boot recovery.img

 

How to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4

  • With above command your phone boot into the recovery mode.

  • In TWRP recovery navigate to Install Zip and select ‘SuperSu.zip’ to root Xiaomi Mi 4

  • Swipe to install SuperSu and reboot your device. That’s it, you root Mi 4 and install custom recovery on Xiaomi Mi 4 successfully.

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Venkatesan Prabu

Venkatesan Prabu

Wikitechy Founder, Author, International Speaker, and Job Consultant. My role as the CEO of Wikitechy, I help businesses build their next generation digital platforms and help with their product innovation and growth strategy. I'm a frequent speaker at tech conferences and events.

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