- December 21, 2018 at 3:55 PM #63858sibaKeymaster
TWRP Recovery for Redmi Note 6 Pro (tulip) is now available to download. This post guides how to download and install TWRP on Redmi Note 6 Pro and also guides how to ROOT Redmi Note 6 Pro (using TWRP recovery).
DONATION TO DEVELOPER(S) AND PROJECT:
If you like this ROM then do consider for a contribution to ShivamKumarJha, Sayad1 and TWRP project:
– No donation link found for ShivamKumarJha and Sayad1
– Donate to TWRP’s Lead developer
THIS IS AN INITIAL UNOFFICIAL TWRP FOR Redmi Note 6 Pro. FLASH AT YOUR OWN RISK
INSTALLING THE TWRP FOR Redmi Note 6 Pro NEEDS AN UNLOCK BOOTLOADER ON Redmi Note 6 Pro.
DURING THE BOOTLOADER UNLOCK PROCESS ALL THE PHONE DATA WILL BE ERASED.
Redmi Note 6 Pro ROOT MAY BRICK THE PHONE.
MAKE SURE YOU READ THE ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF ANDROID ROOT BEFORE YOU PROCEED FURTHER.
Before proceeding further you may consider backup all data on the phone.
You are the only person making changes to your phone and I cannot be held responsible for the mistakes done by you.
- Required downloads to install TWRP for Redmi Note 6 Pro
- How to install TWRP on Redmi Note 6 Pro
- What you can do after installing TWRP on Redmi Note 6 Pro
- Required downloads and guides for Redmi Note 6 Pro ROOT
- Step-by-Step guide on Redmi Note 6 Pro ROOT guide
- How to check if you have ROOT on Redmi Note 6 Pro or NOT
INFORMATION OF THIS TWRP FOR Redmi Note 6 Pro:
– TWRP version: 3.x.x
– Supported Android Version: Android 8.1
– Built from – OmniROM AOSP source
– Custom ROM supported: AOSP or AOSP based Android Oreo 8.1 ROM
DOWNLOAD LINK OF TWRP FOR Redmi Note 6 Pro, OTHER DOWNLOADS AND REQUIRED GUIDES:
- Redmi Note 6 Pro Phone, USB cable and a Windows, or Linux or MAC PC with ADB and fastboot installed on it.
- USB drivers
- Official TWRP download
- TWRP download by ShivamKumarJha for Redmi Note 6 Pro
- TWRP download by Sayad1 for Redmi Note 6 Pro
- Force Encryption disabler download
- Ulocked bootloader on the Redmi Note 6 Pro
- ADB and Fastboot utility.
Below are the download links and guides to install:
– 15 Seconds ADB Installer for Windows
– Minimal ADB and Fastboot for Windows
– How to install ADB and fastboot on Linux
– How to install ADB and fastboot on MAC
STEP BY STEP GUIDE OF HOW TO DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL TWRP FOR Redmi Note 6 Pro:
- Connect the Redmi Note 6 Pro to the PC using the USB cable and install required USB driver
- Install 15 Seconds ADB Installer or Minimal ADB and Fastboot for Windows or Linux or MAC as per the PC you have
- Reboot the Redmi Note 6 Pro into bootloader mode and Unlock bootloader of Redmi Note 6 Pro
- Then, on your PC, go to the directory where you have downloaded the TWRP for Redmi Note 6 Pro and then open the command console or terminal on this directory on your PC.
– To open a command window on Windows OS in the current directory, press shift + Right Click anywhere on Windows explorer, or some folder.
– Then on the menu opened, just press the “w” key on the keyboard or select “Open command window here” to open a command window.
- Now connect your phone to the PC using a USB cable, if not connected yet.
- Enter the following command on the opened command window:
adb reboot bootloader
to put your phone into bootloader mode where you can flash/install TWRP for Redmi Note 6 Pro.
If your phone asks for permission; such as “Allow USB debugging” then just tap on OK to proceed.
- Now when your phone is on the bootloader mode just execute the following command on the console:
fastboot flash recovery twrp-3.2.x.x-xxx.img
While executing this command make sure to replace the twrp-3.2.x.x-xxx.img with the actual filename of the TWRP for Redmi Note 6 Pro
- Wait for the fastboot command to install the TWRP for Redmi Note 6 Pro.
Once it is done, execute the below command:
on the command console to restart the phone.
Immediately press the volume up (or the exact key combination) to boot into the recovery mode.
IT IS IMPORTANT THAT YOU REBOOT INTO RECOVERY AND DISABLE FORCE ENCRYPTION BEFORE BOOTING INTO SYSTEM OR STARTING THE PHONE. IF NOT DONE THE TWRP WILL BE REPLACED BY STOCK RECOVERY.
- From TWRP, disable encryption and flash the Disable Force Encryption zip file
– Format data partition from TWRP to disable Encryption to be able to use the data partition.
– Then you flash the Disable Force Encryption zip file so that the system will not encrypt it again.
That’s all. You should have the TWRP installed on your Redmi Note 6 Pro.
You may now want to ROOT Redmi Note 6 Pro or may want to install some custom ROM or want to explore what else can you do with this TWRP? Head over to the following section to know more.
What to do after you install TWRP for Redmi Note 6 Pro:
- You can enable Redmi Note 6 Pro ROOT access
- You can install one of the custom ROMs available for Redmi Note 6 Pro
– LineageOS 17 for Redmi Note 6 Pro
– LineageOS 16 for Redmi Note 6 Pro
- You can install some of the mods available for Redmi Note 6 Pro
Well, this isn’t it. You can install customized themes, sound mods, Xposed modules etc. after installing the TWRP for Redmi Note 6 Pro.
TWRP recovery is the gateway to many goodies for your phone.
Now, if you want to ROOT Redmi Note 6 Pro then below is a step-by-step by guide for the same.
REQUIRED DOWNLOADS OR LINKS FOR Redmi Note 6 Pro ROOT GUIDE:
Make sure you have already unlocked the bootloader and installed TWRP for Redmi Note 6 Pro
– Well, this is a very important aspect to enable ROOT for Redmi Note 6 Pro. The SuperSU zip file is developed in a way to be installed via a TWRP recovery or other custom recovery. Stock recovery may not be able install this SuperSU or Magisk ROOT on Redmi Note 6 Pro.
- Download the latest SuprSU or Magisk ROOT for Redmi Note 6 Pro or one of the following:
- SuperSU download link:
- Download link to Magisk ROOT zip file
- DM Verity disabler download
- The Redmi Note 6 Pro will not be rooted just by installing the SuperSU APK file on your Android phone.
- SuperSU APK Free or Pro version is just a SuperSU ROOT management application.
- The SuperSU APK Free or Pro app will ONLY work if you have already ROOTED your Android Phone.
Step-by-Step guide on how to ROOT Redmi Note 6 Pro using SuperSU or Magisk zip file:
- Download and copy the SuperSU or Magisk ROOT file and the no verity encrypt file to Redmi Note 6 Pro. (I hope you have already downloaded the SuperSU zip file from the above downloads section)
- Now restart the Redmi Note 6 Pro to boot into TWRP recovery.
- Then, Select the Install from TWRP home screen, then select the SuperSU ROOT zip file from the file browser.
- Flash or install the SuperSU or Magisk zip file for Redmi Note 6 Pro, by Sliding the Swipe to Confirm Flash on TWRP screen.
Here is a screenshot how to flash the SuperSU ROOT for Redmi Note 6 Pro via TWRP:
- Wait for TWRP to flash the SuperSU or the Magisk. Once the flashing is done just reboot your device.
- Then flash the no verity encrypt zip file.
- Profit!!! You should now have a Redmi Note 6 Pro ROOT enabled phone.
How to check if ROOT is enabled on Redmi Note 6 Pro or NOT?
Install the ROOT checker app from the Play Store and verify if your phone is ROOTED or not.
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