Tutorial: How to flash MIUI 9 Fastboot ROM

How to flash MIUI 9 Fastboot ROM

MIUI 9 is rolling out in batches. Several devices already receive the update while second and third batch devices are in a queue to receive MIUI 9 update.

If you want a clean installation of MIUI 9 then the fastboot method is the best way. The Fastboot ROM comes in .TGZ format. Let’s see the step by step guide to install MIUI 9 Fastboot ROM.

Before you proceed:

  • At least 50% charged phone
  • USB cable to connect your phone
  • A working PC running on Windows OS
  • Developer option must be enabled. To do this Settings>>About phones >> tap on the MIUI Version 7 times
  • USB debugging must be enabled. To enable it Settings >> Additional Settings>>Developer Options >> enable USB Debugging.
  • Bootloader unlocked device. Click here unlock your device bootloader.
  • Disable the Driver Signature Enforcement in Windows. Check here for a complete guide.

Step by step guide to install MIUI 9 Fastboot ROM:

Step 1: Download the MIUI 9 Fastboot ROM for your concerned device. Put the file into the root directory (C Drive) of your PC and extract it.

Step 2: Download latest version of Mi Flash Tool and ADB drivers.

Step 3: After downloading the Mi Flash tool and ADB driver install both of them on your PC. After installing restart your PC

Step 4: Switch off your phone and enter into Fastboot Mode by pressing Volume down + Power button at the same time. Then connect your device to PC by USB cable.

Step 5: Now copy the path of the folder where you extract the ROM earlier. See the following figure.

How to flash MIUI 9 Fastboot ROM

Step 6: Launch the Mi Flash Tools when it is connected to your device with USB Cable. Now paste the copied linked into a red marked box and select “Clean All” from below part. The click refresh.

How to flash MIUI 9 Fastboot ROM

Step 7: Make sure the path and your device are identified correctly. Then click on “Flash”. The flashing process will begin.

How to flash MIUI 9 Fastboot ROM

Now you have successfully installed MIUI Fastboot ROM on your device. Enjoy!

  • Anshuman Parhi

    will it wipe all the data from phone?