13 Easy Steps to Root MI Max Without PC & Install TWRP!

Hi, friends today I am going to share how to root mi max without PC & Install TWRP Recovery in MI MAX. Xiaomi launched the Mi max last month along with the Miui 8, a brand new android os from MI. The phablet runs on Android Marshmallow out of the box. Though it’s a new device, Recently Xiaomi Mi Max MIUI 8 phablet gets official TWRP 3.0.2.0 Recovery. You can download TWRP recovery and quickly flash using ADB & Fastboot drivers. With TWRP recovery, users can install/ flash custom ROMs like Cyanogen mod on Mi Max quickly in your Brand New MI MAX. Without wasting time, let me write the tutorial on how to Root Xiaomi Mi Max MIUI 8 and install TWRP recovery.

If you are a Mi Max user, then you can Root your Xiaomi Mi Max without a PC & Install TWRP Recovery On Xiaomi Mi Max. The Recovery we provide is the official version of TWRP for Xiaomi Mi Max. We have the step by step guide to Root mi max and Install TWRP Recovery on Mi Max without PC.  Before you proceed, please read the Prerequisites carefully before you Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi Max.

Prerequisites Before Root Xiaomi Mi MAX

  • Rooting Your MI max is not against your Xiaomi’s warranty policy which implies that warranty of your phone will not Void.
  • We will recommend you to keep patience while root Xiamoi MI Max &  not to do anything without having proper knowledge
  • We recommend you to backup all your Data before proceeding to root Xiaomi MI max.
  • Make sure the device is connected to the Internet.
  • Make sure to charge your handset at least 80% so it won’t get died while we are going to root Xiaomi Redmi 3.
Also Read:  Unlock Bootloader on Samsung Galaxy Phones and Tablets

Files wanted to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Mi Max-

Procedure to root MI Max without PC

1) First things first enable  Developer Options, go to About phone and tap the Build Number 7 times. Then turn on  ‘USB debugging’ and ‘OEM Unlocking ’option in setting>developer option.

2) Then Download TWRP for Mi Max from the link given above and place it in the folder where you have installed ADB and rename it to ‘recovery.img’.

3) Now in the ADB folder and by pressing and hold the ‘shift key and right-clicked anywhere in that folder open the command window.

Adb Command Prompt

4)In the next step, you need to boot the device into fast boot mode. To do so turn off the device and press Power + Volume Down together. You are in Fastboot mode now. Now connect your phone to PC.5) to check the connection between your PC & phone enter the command below. If it shows your device, the serial number means your device is properly connected. If the command didn’t respond to anything then check your driver status.[code]fastboot devices[/code]

Install TWRP Recovery MI Max 1

6)Now you need to type another new command & make sure you typed the command correctly in the command prompt and then press enter. It will start flashing TWRP recovery on your MI Max

[code]fastboot flash recovery recovery.img[/code]

Install TWRP Recovery MI Max 2

7) Once the above process is done,  Now you successfully installed the custom recovery on Xiaomi Mi Max.

8) Now you need to go to recovery mode to root your MI MAX.  You can do this simply by typing the command in the command prompt or by pressing the “volume up + power button.”

Also Read:  Unlock Bootloader on Snapdragon Galaxy Devices with SamPWND [Latest Guide]

[code]fastboot boot recovery.img[/code]

7) With the above command, your phone should boot into TWRP recovery mode.

8) It will ask you to choose your preferred language. So, select your preferred language and set it according to your preference. Make sure to tap “Never show this screen on boot again”. So that it will not ask you the same again, and Swipe allows modification.

9) Now you will be in TWRP recovery mode. In TWRP recovery navigate to Install Zip and choose ‘SuperSu.zip’ to root Mi Max.

Root Mi MAX

10)Swipe twice to confirm the flash. Once it is completed, reboot into mi MAX into normal mode. Usually, the first reboot takes some time(Up to 10-15 min) to start the phone. So, Don’t be panic & wait till the device boots normally.

11)Congratulations! Your Xiaomi Mi Max has been successfully rooted on MIUI 8 Marshmallow.

12) Now you can check root access by the app called “Root Checker” from Play Store.

That’s It,  So this was our guide on how to Root and Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi Max. If you have any questions, then drop a comment below.We will be happy to help you!

Share this:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

how to flash xiaomi eu rom
How To Rooting Guide

What is Xiaomi EU ROM & How to Flash Xiaomi EU ROM [2021]

In this guide, we will show you the steps to flash the Xiaomi EU ROM on any Xiaomi/Mi device. Based on your region, Xiaomi beholds quite a few different types of ROMs. These include the China ROM for the Chinese region, EEA ROM for the EU Region, Indian ROM for India, and Global ROM for […]

Read More
How to Unbrick ROG Phone 3 from Hard-brick using EDL
Rooting Guide

Unbrick ROG Phone 3 from Hard-Bricked State [Guide] (2021)

Have you accidentally bricked your ROG Phone 3? Then there’s a possible way to unbrick and recover it. In this tutorial, I will guide you on how to unbrick the Asus ROG Phone 3 from a Hard Brick using EDL mode. The process involves using the EDL unbrick tool to make the phone bootable and […]

Read More
How to Unbrick OnePlus 8T using MSMDownload Tool
Android Tricks Rooting Guide

Unbrick OnePlus 8T from Hard-Brick using MSMDownload Tool [Latest]

If you have accidentally bricked your OnePlus 8T, then there’s a very good chance to recover it now. In this guide, we will show you how to unbrick the OnePlus 8T from a hard-bricked state and restore the stock OxygenOS firmware on it. The process involves putting your phone in EDL mode and then flashing […]

Read More