• December 2019
 

How to root Xiaomi Mi CC9 and install TWRP Recovery

 
 
 

Recently, Xiaomi launched its latest mid-range smartphones series in its home market, called Xiaomi Mi CC9. The company launched Xiaomi Mi CC9 in the Chinese market only, the phone is not available globally yet. We can expect that the Xiaomi will launch the phone globally soon. It comes with 6.39-inch Super AMOLED display panel that supports 1080 x 2340 pixels of resolutions and offers 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The phone supports around 85.8% screen to body ratio and the screen of the phone protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5 and supports HDR feature.

How to root Xiaomi Mi CC9 and install TWRP Recovery

Xiaomi Mi CC9 powered by Octa-Core CPU along with Qualcomm SDM710 Snapdragon 710 (10 nm) chipset under the hood. There is Adreno 616 GPU for high graphics process. The Mi CC9 has 6 GB of RAM with same 64 GB and 128 GB internal storage options. Both the variants support a micro SD card slot up to 256 GB. Xiaomi Mi CC9 runs on Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box along with MIUI 10 running on top.

Xiaomi’s Mi CC9 featured with the triple camera lens on the backside along with LED flash. The triple rear camera configurations are 48-megapixel main wide camera sensors with  f/1.8 aperture, 1/2″, 0.8µm, PDAF, second 8-megapixel ultrawide camera sensors and last 2-megapixel depth sensor. On the front side, there is a 32-megapixel camera on the front side for selfies with f/2.0 aperture and 0.8µm. The phone packed with Non-removable Li-Po 4030 mAh battery inside the body and the phone also supports Fast battery charging 18W feature. There is a fingerprint screen placed under the display.

If you have Mi CC9 and looking for rooting or install custom recovery on it then you ar at the right place. Here in this article, we will guide you how to root Xiaomi Mi CC9 and install TWRP custom recovery on it. Just follow the article, step by step. There are several advantages of rooting and install TWRP recovery on phone.

Advantages of TWRP Recovery

  • Flash Custom ROM on your device using TWRP.
  • Root and Unroot your device using TWRP Recovery flashable zip SuperSU.
  • Flash the image file on your device using TWRP Recovery.
  • You can underclock and overclock.
  • Easy to flash and use Xposed Modules on your device using TWRP.
  • Easy access to restore the Nandroid Backup.
  • You can install Magisk on your device.
  • Flash modding zip files to customize your phone.
  • Create and Restore Nandroid Backup using TWRP Recovery.
  • Remove all bloatware from your device using TWRP Recovery.
  • Perform clean Wipe, Cache, and Data in your device.

Advantages of Rooting

  • You can get access to all files on your device, even the files which present in the root directory of your device.
  • You can increase the performance of your device by overclocking.
  • By rooting you can increase battery life by underclocking your device.
  • You can uninstall Bloatware on your phone.
  • You can block Ads on any Android applications such as Youtube and other game-related applications.
  • By Rooting your device, you can View, Edit or Delete any system file inside the root directory.

Disclaimer

If anything happens to your device during this process or after this process, we will not responsible for. So. proceed at your own risk.

How to Root Xiaomi Mi CC9 and install TWRP Recovery

Prerequisites

  • Make sure you have installed ADB and Fastboot on your PC/Laptop for this procedure.
  • Make sure your phone’s bootloader is unlocked. If not then click on the link to Unlock Bootloader of the Mi CC9.
  • Before starting this procedure, make sure to take a full backup of your phone.
  • Make sure that your phone charged up to 60%.
  • This guide is only for Xiaomi Mi CC9. Don’t try on other devices.
  • Make sure you have installed Xiaomi Mi CC9 USB drivers on your PC/Laptop.
  • Enable Developer Options: Go to Settings>> About device. Tap 7 times on Build number to enable Developer options.
  • Enable OEM Unlock and USB debugging options: Settings>>Developer options

Download

Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi CC9

  • Go to the ABD and Fastboot folder and run the command prompt by holding the Shift key and right-click on an empty space inside the folder.
  • Now click on the Open PowerShell window here.
  • Now, reboot your phone into Fastboot mode by press and hold the Volume Down + Power key together for a few seconds.
  • Now connect your phone to the Windows PC or Laptop via USB cable.
  • Now write the following command
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
  • again, write the following command to reboot your phone.
fastboot reboot

You have successfully installed TWRP Custom Recovery on Xiaomi Mi CC9 smartphone.

Note – Don’t try to flash both Magisk and SuperSU on your phone. You need to root either with SuperSU or Magisk

Root Xiaomi Mi CC9 using SuperSU

  • Download SuperSU zip file on your Windows PC or Laptop, download link mention in the download section.
  • Now transfer the SuperSU zip file into your phone’s root (internal) memory.
  • Now reboot your phone into TWRP recovery mode by pressing Volume Down and Power button together for few seconds. In case this is not taking you into TWRP Recovery Mode, then try Volume UP and Power Button. In some phone, you can access the recovery menu by this.
  • Once you inside TWRP recovery, tap on install and select superSU zip file.
  • Now swipe to confirm.
  • Now tap on reboot.

You have successfully root Xiaomi Mi CC9 smartphone using SuperSU.

Root Xiaomi Mi CC9 using Magisk

  • Download Magisk zip file on your Windows PC or Laptop, download link mention in the download section.
  • Now transfer the Magisk zip file into your phone’s root (internal) memory.
  • Now reboot your phone into TWRP recovery mode by pressing Volume Down and Power button together for few seconds. In case this is not taking you into TWRP Recovery Mode, then try Volume UP and Power Button. In some phone, you can access the recovery menu by this.
  • Once you inside TWRP recovery, tap on install and select Magisk zip file.
  • Now swipe to confirm.
  • Now tap on reboot.

That’s it, you have root Xiaomi Mi CC9 smartphone successfully and install TWRP on it. If you face any problem or issue during the process, let us know in the comment section.

 

About the Author

This is Munendra Rathore, a tech enthusiast. I love keeping myself updated with the latest technologies, mainly smartphone and software. I also have a keen interest in Photography, Fitness, and Knowledge Sharing.

   
 

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