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Redmi 5A

[Tips] [Device Team] Guide to Flash TWRP (Official) and Root Redmi 5A (Riva)

2019-06-17 23:51:30
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Greetings MIUIers,
Finally your wait is over. Here is the Guide for TWRP Flashing and Rooting your Redmi 5A (Riva).

1. PC
2. Fastboot Drivers
3. Unlocked Bootloader (Guide)
4. Flashing TWRP Toolkit
5. Magisk Flashable File

Steps For Flashing TWRP

1. Download the file provided at the end of the thread.
2. Boot the device into Fastboot mode (in power off state press power button + volume down button).
3. Connect the device to the Computer.
4. Open the downloaded folder and run the file "Flash.bat".
5. Then press any key to continue.

6. The Device will automatically boot into TWRP, indicating that you have sucessfully Flashed TWRP.
7. Before rebooting the Device do flash "".

Note :-
* If you don't flash Lazy Flasher then the Custom recovery will be replaced with stock recovery in next Boot.

Steps For Rooting

1. Download and place the Magisk zip fiile into the device.
2. Boot the Device into TWRP Recovery (in power off state press power button + volume up button).
3. Select the option of 'Install' and then locate the directory where you have placed the Magisk file and select it.
4. Flash Magisk file by swipe the arrow loacted at the bottom.
5. When the flashing is completed click on 'Reboot System'.
6. After the phone has booted successfully install Magisk.apk

Congrats you have rooted your device !!

Important Notice:
* This is Exclusively for Redmi 5A/Riva and if you try this on any other device probably you may be bricking your device!!
* I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed.
* First boot may take upto 15-20 mins. So don't panic.

Download Links

* TWRP Toolkit -
If you want to see the hidden content, please reply
(Reply to see the link)* Lazy Flasher - Click here
* Magisk - Click here



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ᎮᏒᎥᏁፈᏋ | from Redmi Note 4X


nice tips thanks for sharing
2019-06-18 00:30:23

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iMKajal | from MI 8


Useful Guide!
2019-06-18 00:58:48

Grand Master Bunny

$huvo | from Redmi 4


Informative thread for us
2019-06-18 01:05:04

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bob72gar | from Redmi 5 Plus


Thanks for sharing!
2019-06-18 01:39:34

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newtoncxiaomi | from MI 6


Thanks for the guide
2019-06-18 04:22:07

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georan. | from Redmi Note 5 Pro


thanks for sharing tips
2019-06-18 05:30:42

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Maji George | from Redmi 3S


Nice Guide
2019-06-18 11:37:42
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BeingBishal | from MI 9 SE


Great Article!
2019-06-18 11:45:14
thanks for your information
2019-06-18 13:33:33

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Baal05 | from Redmi 5A


thanks for sharing.
2019-06-18 16:55:36
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