Table of Contents
- 1 Donation to Developer(s)
- 2 Android 11 ROMs for Redmi Note 9 Pro
- 3 How to Update Redmi Note 9 Pro to Android 11?
- 4 Add-on Downloads
The latest Android 11 for Redmi Note 9 Pro, is now available to download and install from Android 11 custom ROM build. This is a step-by-step guide that explains how to install Android 11 on Redmi Note 9 Pro.
This build is brought to you by unknown developer.
Donation to Developer(s)
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The Redmi Note 9 Pro (codename: curtana) may or may not be updated to Android 11 officially. So, we have brought you several Android 11 custom ROMs that you can install on your Redmi Note 9 Pro.
But, you need to understand that, Installing a custom ROM requires little bit of advanced knowledge to modify the underlying firmware on your phone, such as bootloader unlock, custom recovery installation etc.
If not done properly it may leave you phone unusable temporarily or permanently!
Android 11 ROMs for Redmi Note 9 Pro
Android 11 for Redmi Note 9 Pro is available from the following custom ROM builds:
- AOSP Android 11 for Redmi Note 9 Pro –
This build will only work for the Redmi Note 9 Pro [Indian Variant] and will also work for Redmi Note 9s. If you try this build in Redmi Note 9 Pro [Global Variant] than it won’t work.
Resources Required to Install Android 11 on Redmi Note 9 Pro
Known Issues on this Redmi Note 9 Pro Android 11 ROM
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How to Update Redmi Note 9 Pro to Android 11?
Installing Android 11 requires an unlocked bootloader and a custom recovery installed on the phone. This is the reason the entire installation guide is divided into three parts as below:
- Unlocking bootloader on the phone
- Installing Custom Recovery on the phone
- Installing the Android 11 ROM on the phone
Unlock Bootloader on Redmi Note 9 Pro
Redmi Note 9 Pro bootloader unlock guide. A step-by step guide that explains how to unlock bootloader of Redmi Note 9 Pro.
Install custom recovery on Redmi Note 9 Pro
Custom recoveries are needed to flash any of these Android custom ROMs on Redmi Note 9 Pro. Below is a list of step-by step guides that explains how to install custom recovery such as TWRP or OrangeFox recovery on Redmi Note 9 Pro.
- TWRP for Redmi Note 9 Pro
- OrangeFox for Redmi Note 9 Pro
Install Android 11 on Redmi Note 9 Pro
- Download the Android 11 ROM for Redmi Note 9 Pro and copy it into the phone or keep in the PC if you intend to install using ADB sideload.
- Enter into recovery and Wipe data, Cache, System and clean Dalvik cache.
– Make sure you don’t wipe or format Internal memory here. Otherwise you will lose all your phone data!– Here is a step-by-step guide on how to wipe data using TWRP recovery– This step will erase the current firmware from the phone. You can choose to keep a backup of the relevant boot and system partition so that you can rollback if the new build don’t work properly.
- Install Android 11 using TWRP recovery
ADB Sideload the Android 11 ROM zip file.
You can use any one of the above-mentioned methods to install the zip file on the phone.
- Install Android 11 GApps using TWRP
– Basically, The GApps package provides basic Google Play Services, Play Store application and other Google Applications.
- Once done, reboot the phone to boot into Android 11 on Redmi Note 9 Pro.
Well, after installing the Android 11 zip file you are done with the Android 11 installation for your phone. But, there are few add-on packages that you can install to unleash the real capabilities of your phone.
Below are some of the extra little things which you can install on top of the Android 11 ROM on your Redmi Note 9 Pro.
GApps are not part of this Android 11 build. So, you need to install Android 11 GApps to be able to use Google Play Store and other basic Google services.
Google Camera or shortened as GCam, usually brings better images on your existing camera setup.
Search a compatible Google Camera for your phone that may run on this Android 11 ROM.
Also, visit the Redmi Note 9 Pro (curtana) page to get other Android 11 ROMs, LineageOS 18, or other device specific topics.