How To Unlock Bootloader in Xiaomi Devices

Want to unlock the bootloader of any Xiaomi device. Xiaomi is a Company tha...

By Divy Patel Updated

Want to unlock the bootloader of any Xiaomi device. Xiaomi is a Company that provides protected and secure phones. So, that’s why it is more difficult to unlock the bootloader in Xiaomi Devices than any other company’s phones. 

But, don’t worry. I am here to help you to unlock the bootloader. So calm your mind and follow these steps to unlock it.


Unlocking the Bootloader of Your Device will Erase all of Your Phone’s Data. So, Make Sure You Backup it.

Steps For Unlocking Bootloader

Step 1:- First You Need To Enable the USB Debugging Option. You can Do it By going to Setting > Additional Settings > Developer Options > USB Dubbing (Turn on it).

Enable USB Debugging

If You don’t have The Developer Option in Setting then Go to The Setting > About Phone and click 5-6 Times on The MIUI Version and You have the Developer Option Now.

Step 2:- Download and Install Mi Unlock Tool

Download Mi Unlock Tool

MI Unlock Tool will Help you to Unlock the Bootloader, and it is Official Software from Xiaomi Company. So, it is 100% Safe.

Download:-  Mi Unlock Tool v4.5.8

Download the Zip file From Upper Link and extract it.

now, Install it on Your PC or Laptop.

When You open The Tool, it will Ask you for the Login with your mi account. Login it (it is safe).

Step 3:- Take Your Cable That Connects To Your Device with Your Pc or Laptop. Now, Connect Your Phone with Your Cable.

Step 4:- Now, Open The Mi Unlock Tool. The Tool will Automatically Detect The Phone That Connected To Your PC.

If the Phone is not detected then reconnect the Phone or check the USB Debugging option is on or not (Check Step 1).

Now Click on The Unlock Button to Unlock The Bootloader, and the Process will Start.

Step 5:- When The 100% Process is over and it will show you the Message like “Unlocked Successfully” then Your device is successfully unlocked and You need to offer me a Party (Just Joking). Click on Reboot Device.

Unlock Bootloader using Mi Unlock Tool

Now, If You See a Message like “couldn’t Unlock”. So, don’t worry, here is a solution.

You can see the Hours That showed in below of the Error Message. It could be like 168 Hours, 72 Hours, etc. 

So, You Need to Wait For those Hours and After that, You can start the process from Step 3.

What After Unlocking Bootloader?

Unlock Bootloader means you can now Install TWRP Recovery or Any other Recovery, Root Your Device, Install any Custom Rom or Modify Your Software with lots of Tricks.

I hope You can Now Learn How To Unlock Bootloader in Xiaomi Devices. If You get any Error or something else Then You can message me or tag in social media. We will reply within Day.