How to unlock the bootloader of xiaomi phones.


How to unlock the bootloader of xiaomi phones.

Unlock the bootloader of Xiaomi:  Hello guys in this tutorial I will show you the step by step method to unlock the bootloader of xiaomi phones.we will discuss in brief what is bootloader and why should we unlock it.


If you are looking to do customization on your xiaomi phone.

You want to change WhatsApp theme color.


You want to root your xiaomi phone.


You need to unlock its bootloader.

You might be thinking.

What a bootloader is I didn’t hear about it.

Let me tell you, Xiaomi added a feature that makes your phone safe and secure.

Bootloader adds a feature on your phone due to which nobody can steal your phone or unlock pattern of your device by flashing custom or stock ROM on your phone. You can do all these things if mi bootloader is unlocked on your phone.

Xiaomi restricts these permissions that make xiaomi devices safe.Now you cannot root your phone without taking permission from xiaomi and they need a valid reason for unlocking the bootloader.Now you need to unlock the bootloader of redmi note 3 and redmi note 4 and all the phones launched after that.

Why should you Unlock bootloader xiaomi?

If you want to use any app that needs root then you need MIUI bootloader unlock and if your phone is stuck in the boot loop (stuck on mi logo) or you have forgotten your pattern lock and want to unlock it then you need to unlock the bootloader.

Requirments for xiaomi bootloader unlock

  • Mi Account.
  • Mi flash tool and a pc to install it
  • Enable USB debugging.

You need to enable this option on your phone. So that it can connect to your pc. First, go to the “About” and tap 7 times on “MIUI Version” then go back in settings and open “developer option”  there you will find the option of USB debugging enable it.

Guide to unlock the bootloader of mi phones.

  • First of all, we need to go to the website given below.
  • Now click on Unlock Now.unlock the bootloader of xiaomi
  • It will ask for Mi Account login details. Enter the mi account login details that are logged in your phone.
  • Now you have to fill proper reason for unlocking bootloader and your details.
    mi unlock
  • Enter this reason that looks natural like.

“Your phone is locked or stuck on the logo so want to flash stock ROM and service center is far from your area.”

  • Click on “Next” and verify the OTP received on your phone.
  • Now you will redirect to a page that says :

Your Application is successfully submitted for approval.

Now, wait for the SMS confirmation on your phone.

It can take more than ten days.

  • Now you need to download this bootloader unlock tool software MI Flash Unlock Tool.
    MI Flash Tool
  • Download and extract this application and run it.
  • Click on agree and sign in with your mi account.mi login
  • Now switch off your phone and on it by pressing Power on+ volume down button It will start in fastboot mode and now connect it to pc via USB cable.
    fastboot mode mi
  • Now press “Unlock button” it will take 1-2 minutes to unlock and you will see a screen like below.

unlock bootloader of xiaomi


So this is over an article of unlocking bootloader of xiaomi phone. I hope you successfully unlocked your phone by this method. I will suggest you can only unlock xiaomi if you have knowledge of root custom Rom etc otherwise you will end with bricking your phone.

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