Mi Unlock Mi Device Bootloader


Oct 4, 2018
Step 1 (If your account is already approved to unlock bootloader Skip to Step 2)
Guys, today in this article we will going to learn how to unlock Xiaomi Redmi or Mi Devices Bootloader. You cannot unlock your device bootloader unless your Mi account has permission. If you just created your new Mi account then visit https://en.miui.com/unlock/ and fill the required form to unlock your Mi account. This is one time process (Unless your account is approved) Onces your Mi account is unlocked by Xiaomi you can unlock any Mi device bootloader in future.

I have created a separate video for this (How to unlock Mi Account to Unlock Bootloader)

Step 2
  1. Download Mi Flash Unlock Tool using the link provided by Mi.
  2. Once downloaded, double click on “MiFlashUnlock.exe” to start the installation process.
  3. You will be prompted to accept the disclaimer, just hit “I agree” button.
  4. Now, log in with your Mi account in the Mi Flash tool window. (This must be the same account that you used while requesting permission)
  5. Now, Turn OFF your device
  6. Boot into Fastboot mode by holding Volume Down + Power until the bootloader appears.
  7. Plug the device to the computer via USB cable.
  8. If everything goes fine, your Xiaomi phone will be detected by the tool.
  9. Finally, hit “Unlock” button on the screen to unlock the bootloader of Xiaomi phone.
That’s it. Now, wait until the process completes. This may take some around 2-3 minutes. Once done, Hit “Reboot” button to normally restart your Xiaomi device. If you are facing any problem or issue while unlocking bootloader, feel free to drop us a comment below.
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