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[Tips] How To Flash Twrp and Root Mi Max (Hydrogen)

2017-10-19 08:48:14
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Hello Mi fans!
Today I am going to share how to root Mi Max & Flash TWRP Recovery in Mi Max official TWRP Recovery. You can download TWRP recovery and quickly flash using ADB & Fastboot drivers. With TWRP recovery, you can flash Custom ROMs or Root Mi Max. Without wasting time, let me write the tutorial on how to Root Xiaomi Mi Max MIUI 8 and install TWRP recovery. If you are looking forward to root your device the you are at the right place. This is a simple and short guide. Let's start now

Flashing guide:
  • Your bootloader should be unlocked (Refer This guide to unlock your bootloader Here)
  • Enable USB debugging on your phone
  • Download recovery.img From here Twrp for Hydrogen
  • Rename the file to recovery.img
  • Enter fastboot mode and connect to pc
  • Download and Install Minimal Adb & Fastboot From Here
  • Run The Commands given below one by one
  • fastboot devices
  • fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
  • fastboot boot recovery.img
  • You have succesfully Flashed twrp.

How to Root
  • Download the SuperSU zip from here
  • Keep the file in internal memory.
  • Reboot the device to recovery.

  • Tap on the Install and select SuperSu.zip file and swipe to install.
  • Once the SuperSu is installed. Wipe cache and reboot the device.

Now you have scucessfully rooted your device.If you want to unroot your device then open SuperSu app click on Full unroot.

Please perform this tweak at your own risk and do take backup of your data before using this guide.


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Pro Bunny

nary1983 | from Redmi 4


Thanks for the information
2017-10-19 09:01:06

Pro Bunny

1707165106 | from Redmi 4


thanks for sharing information.
2017-10-19 09:12:41

Master Bunny

592566428 | from Redmi Note 4


Thanks for sharing
2017-10-19 10:24:37

MIUI beta tester

qamit | from Redmi Note 3


Nice Thread.
2017-10-19 10:54:59
Thank You..
Amit Karmakar.

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1726758495 | from Redmi Note 4


nice and osm
2017-10-19 11:04:02

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@BH!$H€K | from Redmi 4


usefull info
2017-10-19 12:15:04

Pro Bunny

Zuhaib Ahmed | from MI MAX 2


thnx for sharing
2017-10-19 13:33:07

Rookie Bunny

1647663177 | from Redmi Note 3


u need to require unlocked bootloader with twrp installed ....and take backup then flash
2017-10-19 14:25:01

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Prem | from Redmi Note 4


Thanks for sharing this with us
2017-10-19 17:08:43

Master Bunny

1691715211 | from Redmi 4A


Nice information.
2017-10-19 17:22:29
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