Today we are going to discuss What is Xiaomi Mi Flash Tool and how to use the tool. Also we are going to tell you how to download Mi Flash tool with download link. Keep reading this article to know more.
Mi Flash Tool is one of the most famous tool Xiaomi developed to Flash Stock Firmware(Helps to Fastboot Files) on your Xiaomi smartphones. If by any chance you have flashed custom ROMs and want to get back to the normal MIUI or if you want you get update your device to the latest Operating System with the help of this device. Also this tool is very helpful whenever your Xiaomi device is stuck at Mi Logo when you turn on the phone.
What do you do when your device gets hard bricked or soft bricked accidentally? The only solution is to use this tool to recover quickly for it. You can quickly flash MIUI fastboot ROM on your smartphone device by using one and only the Mi Flashing App.
The Mi Flashing App is very useful, Every time a new updates comes you can directly download fastboot files from the official site of Xiaomi and flash it very easily and quickly.
What is Xiaomi Mi Flash Tool?
Xiaomi Mi Flash tool is a very useful tool which is developed by the developers of Xiaomi to flash stock Firmware/ROMs on all the Xiaomi devices. You can anytime downgrade or upgrade your device firmware. Also in the case of boot loop, Using this application you can flash stock ROMs directly which saves lot of time.
Important Notes about Mi Flash tool
- This tool supports Qualcomm devices only.
- You need to uninstall the old version of Xiaomi Mi Flash tool before installing the latest version.
- If you are using device above Xiaomi Mi 3 verison then only you will be able to use Mi Flash Tool as it does not support the lover version of Xiaomi devices.
- Good news for users : Mi Flash tool now supports both 64 bit and 32 Bit version of Windows 7,8 & 10.
- You need to have the Unlock Bootloader to use Flast fastboot files.
Top Features of Mi Flash Tool
You can get the direct download file of Installer MSI file on our site. We have kept it on our site so that you don’t need to find it somewhere else. It is very easy to install on your Windows PC quickly. Just follow the instruction in the setup guide by clicking next next button. All you have to do is connect your device to computer and it the installation process will automatically start and necessary USB deivers will be installed easily.
2) Multiple Flashing Options
You will get three different options for flashing Fastboot ROM with the help of Mi Flash tool. You can use the command with your suitable choice.
Save User Data : Mi Flash Tool will will installMIUI firmware expect the internal storage of your data. This will let you save a lot of internal storage with the flashing option
Clean All : You will get option to use the clean installation of MIUI ROM with this command. This will let you clear all the data and internal storage.
Clean All & Lock : This will quickly clean all the data & it will lock unlocked booloader with this command line.
3) Inbuilt Drivers
The latest Mi Flash tool comes with the built in drivers which is used in flashing purpost. The built in drivers are Qualcomm Drivers, Google ADB Drivers & RNDIS Drivers. You can install them through the Application option panel again.
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How To Install Xiaomi Mi Flash Tool on your Computer?
We have shared some simple and quick steps that will help you to install this software on your windows PC. This application now supports both 45 Bit and 32 Bit version of windows OS.
- First of all you need to download Mi Flash tool from our site. We have mentioned the link in this article itself.
- Now you will have to extract the Zip file which you just downloaded to your Windows PC. Also you need to make sure that you have to uninstall any previous version of the Mi Flash tool.
- Now after extracting the files, run the MiFlashSetup.msi file and start the installation process in your computer.
- You might get a security warning, This is due to the settings in your Windows computer. Don’t worry about it, just press the Run button and continue.
- Press on the Next button now to continue the installation process.
- You will have to wait for few minutes for the installation process to get complete.
- After completing installation, press close button to exit.
Congrats, Xiaomi Mi Flash tool has been successfully installed in your computer now. Now you can quickly flash Xiaomi Stock Firmware & ROMs on your smartphone.
How To Use Xiaomi Mi Flash Tool?
It is very simple to install Fastboot ROM. We have shared few steps that will help you in this process. Below mentioned are the steps, All you have to make sure is that Mi Flash tool is installed on your Windows computer.
1) Download stock firmware on your Xiaomi phone.
2) Once you have downloaded the zip file, extract it in your computer.
3) You also need to install Xiaomi USB driver on your PC. If you have not yet installed it then kindly download and install it.
4) You will have to boot your device in the Fastboot mode. Just switch of you phone and then press the volume down and power on button for couple of seconds and the phone will boot into fastboot mode.
5) After Fastbooting the Xiaomi device you will see the image as shown below.
6) You will have to connect your device with help of Micro USB cable to your computer. The computer will automatically install the required USB drivers.
7) Open the Xiaomi Mi Flash Tool from the start menu of your windows or open it from the shortcut on desktop.
8) Select the Fastboot ROM folder. Clink on the select option to locate the link as shown in the image below.
9) To check if your device is connected or not, just click on the refresh button. If you see the device then you are ready to go further and complete the process.
10) You will see 2 buttons in next step. Refresh to and Flash. Refresh option we have explained in the above steps, so you can check it right now before going ahead and Flash button us used to Flash FIUI Fastboot ROM on your Xiaomi device.
11) You will get a success message on your computer when the flashing process will complete.
We hope you liked our guide on How to use Xiaomi Mi Flash tool to flash Fastboot ROMs on MIUI device quickly and easily running a snapdragon processor.
Below we have shared a video guide of the complete process. kindly check it out, we are sure you will be able to understand and use the tool very easily.
Xiaomi Flash Tool Complete Video Guide
Below is the best video guide you will ever find on the internet. We have tried to cover all information and we hope you have loved it. Check the video below and let us know if you have any doubts.
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This application can be understood even by a small kid and requires no expertise in using the Flash Tool.
Note : Some Xiaomi phones like MTK Variant device don’t support this tool but don’t worry all other device support this. Also the app is not available for Linux and Ubuntu OS users.
Credits: Xiaomi Inc
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