Ivan’s back! Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow ported MIUI ROM (full installation guide and download links)

Good news for MIUI Marshmallow fans! the secretive “Mr. Ivan” has released his latest ported AOSP 6.0.1 ROM for the Mi 3, and Mi 4, and Mi Note.

Installation Requirements

1. Please read the merging of system partitions thread here.

2. Make sure your device meets the following specs:

  • Mi 3 with at least 1.4GB of free space
  • Mi 4 with at least 1.4GB of free space
  • Mi Note with at least 1.4GB of free space


The following are the changes for Ivan’s Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 update:

  • Fix import Contacts FC bugs and added some optimization
  • Replace with SnapDragon Camera APK
  • Update Galleryapp
  • Fix Settings FC issues
  • Include new feature in Selection of Alarm Ringtone option
  • Change Mi Note build.prop (ro.sf.lcd_density=440)
  • Fix EMAIL FC bugs
  • Include New Chinese (lunar) calendar and public holiday
  • Optimize T9 calling
  • Optimize “attribution show”
  • Update Recorderapp
  • FixRecordingapp bugs
  • Fix Ringtones bugs
  • Optimize Contactapp interface to MD-style
  • Fix Phone app log bugs and FC issues
  • Included CynongenMod’s (CM) Lookup feature. (*Credits to CM development team)
  • Fix users’ reported bug. (‘i2C’ auto-restart and FC issues, and failure of sensors issues)
  • Optimization of coding to improve operation stability
  • Included selection of user DPI adjustment option, (Settings-> Display-> LCD Density)
  • Update and optimize Bluetooth operation

Download Links

Mi 3

Mi 4

Mi Note

Installation Video Guide

The video guide below is for the previously released Android Marshmallow ROM, but the process is the same. If you see anything different, please let us know in the comments!


While Mr. Ivan is an official MIUI developer, his Android Marshmallow porting work is not done in an official capacity, nor is it associated with Xiaomi.

The procedures above are only recommended for advanced users.


  1. Glide Freerunning

    Unable to install the 6.0.1 ROM 🙁 its coming till ” Patching system files…” and does not progress at all! 🙁 BTW i am using TWRP

  2. me neither couldnt install it, the screen shows error for some reason

  3. twrp recovery is stuck at patching system image unconditionally… any thoughts on how to fix?

  4. thanks in advance

  5. Run smooth on my Mi4 but the camera feature is not complete, it cant touch focus

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