In the last article, we have discussed Flashing ROMS using SP Flash tool for MediaTek based mobiles. In this article, we discuss briefly on the MI Flash Tool and how to use this tool to unlock any xiaomi mobile bootloader. After unlocking your bootloader you can do pretty much anything on your xiaomi device like Flashing Custom ROM and Rooting.
What is MI FLASH TOOL:
MI Flash tool is an application developed by xiaomi to flash its stock ROM when your mobile stuck at boot screen. This application is useful when your mobile is bricked. If you hate MIUI ( Yes! Some people may exist) or you want to root your device you will definitely need to unlock the bootloader of your device. This unlocking process can be legally done only with the help of this tool.
DISCLAIMER: We are not responsible for any damage that might occur on your device. Do it at your own risk.
PREREQUISITES FOR USING MI FLASH TOOL:
- You need to install Xiaomi USB Driver on your computer; All mobiles have separate USB Driver so make sure to install the USB Drivers on your device.
- Also, check your device is Snapdragon-based otherwise you may brick your mobile. To check your Processor details use this Application named CPU-Z.
- Make sure your mobile has 60-70 percent of battery remaining.
- Back up all your important data and files as this process wipe your entire Storage.
- Deactivate you Anti Virus program until this process is completed.
HOW TO FLASH STOCK ROM USING MI FLASH TOOL :
#1. Download the MI Flash Tool from this link and install this on your computer. Make sure you already installed the USB Drivers for your device.
#2. Now, you need to download Xiaomi Stock ROM for your device. For this, you need to go to this MI official page and download the ROM you need.
#3. Extract your Downloaded ROM using WinRar or any application you use.
#4. Once you did, open MI Flash application, Turn OFF your mobile and boot into the fast boot mode. You know the key combination right? [After turned off your device, Press the power button and volume down button to boot into fast boot mode.]. The following image will appear on your screen.
#5. Now connect your Xiaomi device to your computer via original USB cable.
#6. Go to the Xiaomi Flash Tool and click on the select button and in the pop up select you ROM folder you just extracted.
#7. Now click the Flash button in the MI Flash Tool and have a cup of coffee.
#8. It will take up to 200 Seconds to flash your ROM on your Xiaomi device. After some time, you will notice “Success” message like the following image.
That’s it! You have successfully flashed ROM on your Xiaomi device. It’s time to celebrate and share this article with your friends. Do share this article to let them know about this MI Flash Tool.
Xiaomi is more generous than another brand as it allows the end user to flash their ROM manually. If you are a person like me who cannot wait for OTA UPDATES, this MI Flash Tool is a killer for you. If you are facing any issues while flashing your android mobile let us know in the comments below. Our team is very much excited to help you.