Xiaomi Redmi 5A, Note 5A Prime/Y1, and Note 5A/Y1 Lite Get Official TWRP Recovery Support

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Team Win Recovery Project or shortly knows as TWRP is one of the best and most popular custom recovery available for Android right now. And now it is officially supported on a bunch of new Xiaomi devices.

Xiaomi Redmi 5A, Note 5A Prime/Y1, and Note 5A/Y1 Lite are the new devices that are getting the official TWRP support. The official support ages are now up for these devices. The links to those pages are given at the end of the post.

There are many benefits of using a custom recovery like taking full system backup and installing Custom ROMs but installing a custom recovery is a bit tricky process and you should know what you are doing before attempting anything as one wrong step could potentially brick your phone. Your phone also needs to have an unlocked bootloader before installing it.

There are two ways to Install TWRP recovery on Xiaomi device. One is by flashing it using adb commands and the second is using a simple TWRP Manager app to install recovery on your device. The app does need root permissions on your device should be rooted.

Now if you are ready to install TWRP recovery on your Xiaomi Redmi 5A, Note 5A Prime/Y1 or Note 5A/Y1 Lite, you can visit below links to get the official recovery images.


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