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[Announcement] [Updated] Upgrade to MIUI 10 Developer ROM from Stable ROM without unlocking the bootloader

2018-09-13 07:33:25
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Mi Fans!
We heard your eager requests to try the MIUI 10 Features before the Stable ROM release! Follow the below-mentioned steps to upgrade to MIUI 10 - Developer ROM from MIUI Stable ROM and the good news is it doesn’t involve unlocking the bootloader or fastbooting.

Why to update to MIUI 10 Global Developer ROM?
Major features of MIUI 10 includes,

Learn everything new about MIUI 10 - Here

Supported Device models
  • Redmi 3S/Prime
  • Redmi Note 3
  • Redmi 4
  • MI MAX/Prime
  • Redmi 4A
  • Redmi 5A
  • Redmi Note 4
  • MI MAX 2
  • Redmi Y1 / Lite
  • Redmi Note 5
  • MI MIX 2
  • MI 5
  • Redmi Y2
  • Redmi Note 5 Pro
  • POCO F1
  • Redmi 5
  • Redmi 6A
  • Redmi 6
  • Redmi 6 Pro

How to update to MIUI 10 Developer ROM from Stable ROM
  • As this method wipes the user data partition (removing your apps and other data including media), backup your device first, learn how to backup your device here.

  • Download the Recovery ROM from below for your model & make sure the battery is charged above 60%

  • Open the “Settings - about phone - System Update - Press three dots - Choose update package”, select the ROM package you downloaded in Step 1
  • Reboot the device when asked, let the process complete & post restart you will be greeted to MIUI 10 start-up screen.
  • Once updated successfully, share the screenshot of “settings - about phone” and win MIUI 10 medal.

  • Do note, above mentioned method, is applicable for the supported device model listed up.

Download links (for 8.9.13 or use the latest Developer ROM version)

Would I lose my data, including apps, media etc?
Yes! This version will let you update to MIUI 10 Developer ROM from Stable ROM, but do note that it wipes the user data partition and hence you are requested to backup, learn here

What about the other device models?
We will keep you posted for the availability of this method for rest of the devices

What is the difference between MIUI 10 Developer ROM vs Stable ROM
MIUI Developer ROM provides beta updates every Friday, which guarantees that all new features and bug fixes will reach to you before it hits the Stable Releases, and also, if you face any bugs or have any feedback you can let you feedback reach to us via Mi Community or Feedback App.

Updated successfully?
share the screenshot of 'about phone' screen below

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