Rooting has become the most important thing for android smartphone users nowadays. Rooting enables us to get beyond the default capabilities of our phone and get most out of it. Root access enables us to edit and adjust the system files as per our need. We can root our Redmi Go easily and install Xposed to play with different modules and get custom features which aren’t available without root. There are also many other reasons for rooting which I will explain later as this tutorial is all about how to root Xiaomi Redmi Go without pc.
Xiaomi Redmi Go is the cheapest Redmi phone in the market but we can get a lot out of it through rooting. Custom fonts, themes, mods,etc. can be installed through root acess and also a vast amount of apps that require root access can be run after rooting Xiaomi Redmi Go.
Xiaomi Redmi Go brief specifications:
Although Redmi Go is the cheapest Xiaomi phone in the market but it comes best features on that price range. The phone comes with following specifications:
Operating System: Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition)
CPU: Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 (28nm)
GPU: Adreno 308
SIM (s): Dual SIM
Display: 5.0 inches HD IPS LCD screen with 16:9 aspect ratio
Rear cameras: 8 MP with LED flash and HDR
Front camera: 5 MP with HDR
RAM: 1 GB
ROM:8 GB (expandable up to 128 GB with a dedicated slot)
Battery: Non- removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery, MicroUSB 2.0
Sensors: Accelerometer, proximity
Colors: Blue and Black
Others: Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Xiaomi Redmi Go has minimal specifications but its features are not limited with that. It comes with MIUI ROM on top of Android OS which delivers unique features to it. Also, you can root it easily to get even more custom features and use root apps and you don’t need a pc for that and it only takes a minute to root Xiaomi Redmi Go. So let’s start the actual procedure.
How To Root Xiaomi Redmi Go Without PC:
Rooting Xiaomi Redmi Go is not so difficult once you have installed custom recovery. It is not good to try one click root apps like KingRoot or KingoRoot as they can fail and cause bootloop and also install malwares. The best way to root safely is to use Custom Recovery.
First of all, make your you have installed TWRP Recovery ,then only you will be able to root Xiaomi Redmi Go.
Download either Magisk or SuperSu flashable zip. As I prefer Magisk, I will show images of magisk Installation but the process is same and you can follow the same process to install SuperSu root on your phone. So, let’s proceed.
Put the Magisk or SuperSu zip along with Lazyflasher in your internal storage.
Kedar Karki is a tech enthusiastic who has a deep experience on Android Phones about rooting any android phone, unlocking the bootloader, installing custom recovery, installing custom ROMs and modifying the android system.