The dual camera sensation of Xiaomi with portrait mode continues with the new Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro. If you are looking for a budget camera phone with great battery and preformation the Redmi Note 5 Pro is no doubt the best option. But today I am going to discuss how to root Redmi Note 5 Pro. Before you root your Redmi Note 5 Pro make sure you take proper knowledge and precaution. So if you are interested then follow this article to root Redmi Note 5 Pro.
Warning:Flashing can potentially brick or bootloop your device. We don’t hold any responsibility for any error or problem caused by following this guide. Do with your own risks. This root method for all RAM variant of Redmi Note 5 Pro.
How to Root Redmi Note 5 Pro
NOTE: Make a backup of all your data including msg, contacts files, images etc.
Enable MI Unlock- Goto Settings > Additional settings > Developer options > tap on MI Unlock Status and then tap on Add account and device. This will bind your device with MI account if you don’t have Mi account the make a Mi account using your phone number, not email.
D. Unlock bootloader of Redmi Note 5 Pro
Go to MiUnlock, Sign in with your Mi ID and request for Bootloader unlock with proper reason.
You will get confirmation on your mobile via SMS after few days.
Once you get confirmation Unzip the miflash_unlock-en-2.3.803.10.zip file
Run the MiFlashUnlock.exe , and sign in with your Mi-Account
Shut down your phone manually.
Now hold Volume down key and Power button to enter Fastboot mode;
Connect your phone to PC using USB cable and click “Unlock”.
Once the unlock process completed just hit the reboot button
E. Enable USB Debugging
Enable Developer option- Goto Settings > About phone > tap MIUI version 7 times.
Enable USB Debugging- Goto Settings > Additional settings > Developer options > USB Debugging and enable it.
F. Install TWRP Recovery in Redmi Note 5 Pro
Now connect your Redmi Note 5 Pro to PC via USB cable.
Copy Paste the Magisk Zip and lazyflasher-no-verity-opt-encrypt.zip to your Phone internal memory
Open the ADB Folder.
Inside the folder, hold “Shift” Key then right click and select “Open command Windows here”.
The Command prompt will open.
Now switch off your device completely
Then press and hold Vol Down and Power button until it boots up in fastboot mode.
Now run the below command. If driver properly installed it will show your device with some alphanumeric character
Now its time to flash TWRP, so run this command (Make sure twrp.img file is present in the ADB folder )
fastboot flash recovery twrp.img
Once the flashing process has completed, press and hold Power + Vol Up button unless you see MI logo. It will boot into TWRP Recovery Mode. Now you can disconnect your phone from PC.
F. Install SuperSu and Root Redmi Note 5 Pro
You are now on TWRP, tap on install
Browse the Magisk zip fileand swipe to Install
Once it has done. Go to TWRP main menu
Tap on install and choose lazyflasher-no-verity-opt-encrypt.zip