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[Tips] Official TWRP Recovery for Mi5 !

2016-07-10 20:12:08
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Edited by Man Meet at 2016-07-10 08:30 PM

TWRP is an open source, community project. TWRP development is done by roughly 4 people at this point.Team Win was originally formed to work on porting WiMAX to CM7 for the HTC EVO 4G.Today TWRP is the leading custom recovery for Android phones.

A custom recovery is used for installing custom software on your device. This custom software can include smaller modifications like rooting your device or even replacing the firmware of the device with a completely custom "ROM"

Download Link :

Official TWRP - 3.0.2-0

Changelog for 3.0.2-0  -

- Fix a bug with the input box that affected masked inputs (passwords). This fixes decrypt of full device encryption on devices that support decrypt. This bug   also impacts encrypted backups. Users are highly encouraged to stop using 3.0.1 if you use encrypted backups or if you need decrypt of data in TWRP.

- Add Greek translation to some builds.


      Pre-requisite :
      Make sure Fastboot / adb and drivers are installed for Mi5 and are set up.
  • Download the latest TWRP image from the provided link,twrp-3.0.2-0-gemini.img
  • Boot phone to fastboot.
  • Navigate to twrp-3.0.2-0-gemini.img location ,choose " fastboot flash recovery twrp-3.0.2-0-gemini.img"
  • Wait for 20-60 seconds for complete installation
  • Boot into TWRP (press and hold Volume UP + Power)

Sources :
Source 2


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2016-07-10 20:12:08
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Whether it will work on Locked Bootloader?
2016-07-10 21:37:35

Master Bunny

Man Meet Author | from mobile


Whether it will work on Locked Bootloader?

No, it will not lock the bootloader.But I'll confirm it !
2016-07-11 10:13:39


Thank u For Sharing ;)
2016-07-17 19:59:32

Master Bunny

Siddiqui | from MI MAX


nice info.....
2016-12-30 13:20:43
Nice info, Thank              
2016-12-31 14:28:35
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