How To Unlock Bootloader Of Any Xiaomi Device
If you are a Xiaomi user then, you might know about the bootloader and you may be restricted from installing TWRP and rooting or installing custom ROM due to the locked bootloader. So, today I am going to tell you the process of unlocking the bootloader of your Xiaomi device.
You need:1. Unlock Permission2. Mi PC Suite3.Mi unlock tool4.Your deviceSo let’s start:In order to be able to unlock the bootloader of your Xiaomi device, you need to get permission from Xiaomi. For this , go to en.miui.com/unlockand login with the same MI Account which is logged in to your mobile. Now, you need to write the exact reason for what you want to unlock the bootloader. Then submit it. Within 1 or 2 weeks, you will receive a message about the approval of your permission. Now go to next step.Get the latest Mi PC suite and install it. Though, it is not part of unlocking process but you will need to install it for correct xiaomi drivers so that your PC will recognize your phone.Now Open Mi unlock tool as administrator and login with the same account . After login, On your device, go to developer options and enable USB debugging and OEM unlock . Then switch off the phone and boot into fastboot mode by pressing vol down + Power at a time for 3 seconds. Then, connect your device to PC.Mi unlock tool should recognize your phone. (If not, install drivers manually)
Now, click on unlock and wait until it gets 100%, then reboot your phone. Congrats your bootloader have been unlocked.
Now, check my other posts for installing TWRP , root your phone and install custom ROMs or install various tweaks..