Hello Redmi Y3 users, Are you fed up with the stock MIUI ROM on your device and with its features? And do you want to install custom ROMs or root your Xiaomi Redmi Y3 for adding some custom juices or extending your phone’s functionality with root access or xposed? Then the most important thing for that is to have a custom recovery installed on your phone and TWRP Recovery is the most famous and literally the best custom Recovery that everyone loves to have it on their phone. So I am going to show you how to install twrp recovery on Xiaomi Redmi Y3 through this post.
Installing TWRP Recovery is not a big task but in order to be eligible to install custom recovery on your phone, you need to unlock its bootloader. Don’t feel panic as I have already posted the full guide on How To Unlock Bootloader of Xiaomi Redmi Y3. Check it out and have your bootloader unlocked then proceed. Otherwise, you cannot install the TWRP Recovery on Redmi Y3.
Before installing the TWRP Recovery, let’s go through some advantages and disadvantages or installing it on Redmi Y3. Make sure that you agree with all the consequences that might happen while or after installing the custom recovery as this site is not responsible for any damages that occur on your phone so proceed with caution.
Merits: Reasons to Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Redmi Y3
TWRP Recovery provides several functions to your phone which can be termed as the advantages. Some of them are listed below:
You can install custom ROMs and get rid of MIUI. Custom ROMs can be found on XDA forum.
You can root your phone within a minute with SuperSu or Magisk whichever you prefer.
You can install custom kernels to extend your phone’s performance and battery.
You can overclock or underclock your CPU by the help of many flashable zips.
You can get a lot of mods on the internet that can be flashed through TWRP Recovery to enrich the features and much more.
Demerits: Reasons Not to Install TWRP Recovery on Redmi Y3
Along with several advantages, installing TWRP Recovery also comes with some risks that may negatively affect your phone. Some of them are listed below:
The img file may not be released for Redmi Y3 yet. So you need to wait for it until it gets released. Your device codename is onc_global or onc_india . If you got the img from any other site then make sure it is for Redmi Y3 or for the codename that I said above.