How to Install MIUI 8 on any Xiaomi Smartphone Or Device

Finally getting upgraded to next gen android OS,for the people who are using any Xiaomi Smartphone or any other devise will soon be getting upgrade for MIUI 8. This is the basically the Marshmallow. version for the Xiaomi smartphone users. There are really some simple steps that we are going to show you how you can install the latest Xiaomi MIUI 8 on your device. But if you people are looking to get the official update than you people may have to wait till 11th July and that update will still be a Beta version of what you people will get.

List Of Devices Comparable With MIUI 8


Here are the devices that are supported by MIUI update and will be getting that soon/

  • Xiaomi Mi 3
  • Xiaomi Mi 4
  • Xiaomi Mi 4c
  • Xiaomi Mi 4s
  • Xiaomi Mi 5
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note
  • Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
  • Mi Max
  • Entire redmi Series
  • Entire MI Note Series

Meizu MX6 Features Specification Price CLICK HERE

How to Intall MIUI 8 on any Xiaomi Smartphone

Disclaimer : We are not responsible for any damaged hardware or software arising from this process or anything happens to your device, so proceed at your own risk.

Here are some steps that you need to follow to make sure that your device gets the latest MIUI 8 OS update and have all the latest features that you require.

Step 1: If you people are doing this for the first time make sure that

You get the back up of your data

For backup follow these steps:-

  1. Go to settings>Additional Settings>Back up
  2. One you have done this now go to your File Explorer and this back up will be stored in folder named MIUI>Backup>All Back Up and Move that file to SD card or Transfer it to your PC.

Step 2: Once you have done the back up process now the real process starts, Now this will work for both the Locked and Unlocked boot loader.

Now, Make sure that you have Enabled USB debugging to you Xiaomi device.

Commands You Must Follow:-

For Locked Bootloader : adt reboot ed1

For Unlocked Bootloder : adt reboot bootloader

Step 3:You will need to get your device in the bootloader mode for that

Power Button + Volume Down Button

Hold the button till you see new logo to your smartphone.

Step 4: Now for next step you need to get the file that you require for Bootloader MIUI 8. And run that file to your bootloader make sure that file is in Zip format and runs to your device one you enter to the bootloader.

Note: Make sure that your MIUI 8 file is on main folder like directly shown in your SD card, Not in any sub folder.

Now you just need to run the file and the process will be complete.

Quick Video to install MIUI 8


(Source : Dhananjay Bhosale,YouTube)

You will Find all the files in the description of this video, Just click the YouTube icon in this video.

Enjoy your latest MIUI 8.

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