How to get Google Play Store on Android 7 Nougat based MIUI 8 [video guide]

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In recent days, Xiaomi has launched some attractive device in China. Most of the recently launched devices in China runs on Android Nougat based MIUI 8 ROM

The newly launched devices don’t have GApps pre-installed and you have to install it manually.

Today’s guide will show the easy and convenient way to install GAPPS on Android 7 Nougat Based MIUI 8 ROM

Here is the step by step guide to install GAPPS on Android Nougat based MIUI 8 ROM:

Step 1: Click here to download the necessary ZIP file. After downloading unzip the downloaded file.

Step 2: Copy the extracted files and Go to MIUI folder.

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Step 3: Open backup folder (If there is no that folder, you can create it).

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Step 4: Open AllBackup Folder (If there is no that folder, you can create it).

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Here is the step by step video showing how to install Android Nougat based MIUI 8:

Step 5: Paste the extracted files into AllBackup folder.

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Step 6: Now Open Settings and go to Additional settings.

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Step 7: Go to Backup and reset menu.

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Step 8: Now choose Local backups.

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Step 9: You will see the backup files that you have put in the backup folder and tap it.

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Step 10: Final step is tap “Restore” and wait until finish. You are done!

  • Eric

    file download stuck at 99%.
    i tried several times, still stuck there.
    is there any other source fro downloading the zip? or can u update the link?

  • Le Lam Lin

    How can I get Google Contact Sync after this? I tried to install Google Contact app, but it doesn’t read existing Google account information, keeps asking me to add more account and keeps failing.