Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 (Chiron) needs presentation? Not really, nor much less TWRP Recovery which has long been considered leader in the custom recovery area for Android smartphones.
For those who are a veteran of the modding, will remember the old ones recovery text in which we moved with the volume keys, well with the advent of the TWRP all operations can be performed using the touch screen.
From the recovery part of the world of modding, in fact, thanks to it will be possible to flash (install) any type of firmware compatible with our device with ease.
But the installation of firmware is not the only possibility that offers us, in fact it will be possible to flash any type of customization, such as alternative Kernels and MOD for the installed ROM.
Well, let's start now! We remind all those who want to run this guide that root permissions are not necessary!
Requirements to install TWRP recovery (Unofficial)
- Fastboot Driver;
- Bootloader unlocked; (GUIDA)
- TWRP file.
Download the TWRP recovery by clicking on the button below (we recommend using Google Chrome) and then click on the download button at the top right
Restart the device in FASTBOOT mode (while the terminal is off press the home button + button to decrease the volume).
Connect your device to the PC via a cable
Now extract the zip file of the TWRP that you have previously downloaded in a new folder, and run the file "Flash.bat"
At this point click on any keyboard button to continue
Great! The phone will automatically start in TWRP recovery.
Compliments! You have successfully installed the custom recovery on your Xiaomi Mi Mix 2!
As already mentioned above, this guide was created specifically for the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, so if you try to use it on other devices you could get numerous bugs and system instabilities. I hope that the guide is useful to all those who have a passion for hacking, trying and testing custom rom with the aim of giving a touch of particularity to their device.