How to root Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Android Phone

Want to root your Xiaomi Mi Note 2? Search no more as I have the solution for you here as we gonna root the device via installation of TWRP recovery. I promise you the best and easy guide to rooting your Mi Note 2 android phone. 

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 is powered by Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 chipset and comes with 4/6 GB RAM and 64/128 GB ROM versions. The phone sports a 5.7 inches IPS screen size with 1080 x 1920 pixels. It also packs 22.5 mega pixels rear camera with LED flash and 8 mega pixels front camera for selfie and video calling.
how to root xiaomi mi note 2

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 is great phone and powerful phone with amazing features. You can check the specs and price here But just like other android devices, you need to root your Xiaomi Mi Note 2 and install TWRP recovery to enjoy it more, because rooting allows you control your device without any restrictions. After rooting you can now be able to install custom Rom, apps, and more advanced setting in your phone. But before going ahead, I will advise you to read Advantages of rooting a phone. Then follow these guides to root your phone.

  1. First you should take a backup of your phone.
  2. Your phone battery should be charged at least minimum 80%.
  3. Make sure proper power backup of your PC.
  4. Unlock bootloader Xiaomi Mi Note 2 by Xiaomi official site.
  5. Download Xiaomi Mi Note 2 USB Driver
  6. Download Xiaomi Mi Note 2 TWRP Recovery
  7. Download Xiaomi Mi Note 2 SuperSU Zip
  8. Download Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Fast-boot tool
By following this steps and tutorial, you should be conversant with how to flash TWRP and tweaking because I won't be held responsible if you brick your device as a result of wrongful application of this guide. skyneel

Step 1: 
  • Download and install Xiaomi Mi Note 2 ADB driver on your PC from the link above and enable Developer option and USB debugging mode on your Xiaomi Mi Note 2 by this guide . 
  • Download and copy SuperSU Zip file in the phone SD card. 
  • Now download and extract TWRP Recovery and Fast-boot tool and move TWRP Recovery (recovery.img) file in the Fast-boot tool folder
  • Then press and hold shift key in the keyboard and right click in the extracted Fast boot tool folder and select “Open command window here”.
Step 2: 
  • Now connect Xiaomi Mi Note 2 with PC via USB cable and type adb reboot bootloader to boot your phone in the bootloader or fastboot mode. if this CMD command is not work for reboot bootloader or fastboot mode, then switch off your Xiaomi Mi Note 2 and press volume down and power button. You will get a vibration and your device will boot in recovery mode, then you select Reboot to Bootloader.
Note: Now your Xiaomi Mi Note 2 in the bootloader or fastboot mode, So you type fastboot devices in the command window then press enter key. This command show connected device in the command window and you can see your Smartphone serial number. If command window is not show your device serial number. Then install USB driver correctly or change your USB port of the PC.

Step 3: 
  • If your Xiaomi Mi Note 2 connected, then type fastboot flash recovery recovery.img command in the command window and press enter key to flash TWRP recovery on Xiaomi Mi Note 2.
Step 4: 
Now type fastboot boot recovery.img to boot in recovery mode. Then tap on install tab or button and select “” file from your save location on your phone SD card and install this file.

Finally, reboot your phone. To verify if the phone was successfully rooted, download Root checker app from playstore.

Sometimes, you might want to unroot your phone for one reason or the other, I also have solution for that so that you are 100% safe even if you want to revert back. You can easily unroot your phone by un-install root app. Here is simple steps to unroot your device.

Step 1: First of all open Su App from your app menu and tap on Setting. Now scroll and find “Full Unroot” option and tap on it. that’s all.

I hope you like this root Xiaomi Mi Note 2 and install TWRP recovery guide from which you will be able to easily root Xiaomi Mi Note 2 and install TWRP recovery without any extra efforts. If feel any problem in this guide then please use comment box. Thanks to all.


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