How to Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi Max
Hello Geeks, Welcome to Android Rom Blog where tech is everything. In this post you will learn how to install twrp recovery on xiaomi mi max phone easily.
This post is for both Advance Users to Newbies. So, if you don’t know anything about custom recovery don’t worry. I will tell you everything.
Let’s start how you can easily install a custom recovery on your xiaomi mi max phone.
Advantages of Installing Custom Recovery like Twrp on Xiaomi Mi Max
You may wonder, Why do we install custom recovery on our mobile phones when we have stock recovery already????
Below are the reason why you should install TWrp Recovery on your Mi Max Mobile:
- Installing Custom Recovery allows you to flash custom Roms.
- You can backup your phone using custom recovery.
- Restore your phone from backup.
- To root your Mi max.
- ….And much more.
So now we will begin the process of installing twrp recovery on mi phone.
- Make sure your Xiaomi Mi Max is atleast 70% charged to avoid power off during the twrp installing process.
Steps to Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi Max Phone:
Follow below step by step procedure to install twrp on mi max.
Step 1: Unlock Bootloader
Make sure your Xiaomi Mi Max Bootloader is Unlocked, if it’s not unlock follow below guide to unlock.
Step 2: Enable USB Debugging
- First Enable Developer Option. Go to Setting < About Phone < Tap on MIUI Version 7-8 Times.
- Then Enable USB Debugging. Go to Settings < Additional Settings < Developer Options < Enable USB Debugging.
Step 3: Install Minimal ADB and Fastboot Tool
- Download MInimal ADB and Fastboot tool
- Install it on your PC.
Step 4: Download TWRP Recovery File.
- Download Link
- Copy TWRP Recovery File to Minimal ADB and Fastboot folder which is basically: C:\Program Files (x86)\Minimal ADB and Fastboot. Or to folder where you installed ADB tool.
- Rename TWRP Recovery File to just Recovery.
Step 5: Launch Command Window in ADB folder.
Go the ADB folder and launch the command window (Press & Hold Shift Key and then Right Click anywhere in the folder), then choose “Open command window here” from the various options.
Step 6: Boot Xiaomi Mi Max in to Fastboot Mode.
- First Switch off Mi Max.
- Now Press Power + Volume Down Button together. That’s it you are in fastboot mode.
Step 7: Enter below Commands for Flashing Process
Above Command is to check the connection between your Mi Max & PC. If you see the device serial number in reply which indicates a valid connection. Now you’re all set to Flash TWRP recovery on your Mi Max device.
Next you need to give another command:
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
Above Command will flash TWRP Recovery on your Xiaomi Mi Max Phone.
That’s it, you have successfully flashed TWRP Recovery on Mi Max. Simply reboot your device.
- If anything happens with your device, we will not be responsible. But we will always be here to help you.
- Unlocking Bootloader and Flashing Custom recovery voids your mobile warranty.
- Your Device becomes less secure and more vulnerable after bootloader unlocking and twrp flashing.
Watch: Video on How to Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi Max
Keep in mind do not hurry up during doing the whole process to flash twrp recovery on your mi max. Read each and every steps carefully and then proceed step by step. Comment below if any kind of assistance needed.
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