How To Install Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9: Using TWRP Recovery

Install Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9

Today in this article I have come with the guide on How To Install Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9. This guide will have No Risks of bricking or harming your Xiaomi Mi 9. This will be the easiest method to Install Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9. TWRP Recovery is very convenient and super easy to Flash Files and ROM’s.

About Xiaomi Mi 9

This Xiaomi Mi 9 is having a 6.39 Inch Full HD+ 1080 x 2280 pixels Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with the 19:9 Aspect Ratio. The Display of Xiaomi Mi 9 is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6. This phone is powered by the Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) Chipset which is an Octa-core CPU. It comes in three variants 8 GB RAM or 64 GB, 6 GB RAM with the 128/256 GB of Internal Storage. Coming to the OS this device runs on MIUI 10 based on Android 9.0 (Pie).

On talking about the Camera it has a Triple Rear Facing Camera of 48MP + 16MP (Ultrawide Lens) + 12MP (Telephoto Lens) and the Front Camera is having a 24MP shooter, you can take a portrait image with a front-facing camera. It also has a Fingerprint (under display), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, barometer, compass sensors and it comes with Non-removable Li-Po 3500 mAh battery which supports Fast charging as well as Wireless charging.

Related Article: How To Unlock Bootloader Of Xiaomi Mi 9

What Is Custom ROM?

Custom ROM is a modified version of the ROM. Custom ROM comes with lots of cool features and customizations that your original ROM does not have. You can install Custom ROM with the help of custom recovery weather its TWRP Recovery.

You can download Custom ROM for your phone from Google. Just type your device model number + Custom ROM different ROM provide different feel and features. so, choose the one which suits your taste. I recommend websites like XDA Developers as they are the most trusted place to download ROM. Any ROM will work as long it is made for your specific device.

Advantages Of Installing Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9

  • You will be able to Remove Bloatware
  • Upgrade Your Phone To Latest Version Of Android
  • Experience New User Interface/ Custom Design
  • You will get lots of customizations

Disadvantages Of Installing Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9

  • Your phone warranty will be void
  • If you missed any steps your phone will be stuck in a boot loop
  • You will not get OTA Updates
  • You have manually Update your phone

Pre Requirements Before You Install Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9

  • Your phone must have 75% battery available
  • To Install Custom ROM on your phone, your phone must be rooted. Follow this guide on How To Root Xiaomi Mi 9
  • Make Sure To Move Your ROM File To Internal Storage
  • This guide is only for Xiaomi Mi 9do not try this method on any other devices. if you try then it can brick your phone
  • Follow Each and every step carefully

How To Install Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9Using TWRP Recovery

  • First off Enable USB Debugging For That Go To Settings >> About Phone >> Now Tap On Build Number 6-7 Times >> Now Go Back >> Go To Advanced Settings >> Developer Options >> Enable USB Debugging
  •  Now Download Custom ROM For Xiaomi Mi 9From Google.
  • Move The ROM File To Your Phone Internal Storage
  • Next Power Off Your Device >> After That Boot Into TWRP Recovery

To Boot Into TWRP Recovery Press Volume Down + Power Button At Same Time Until You See The Boot Animation

  • Take Backup Of Your Previous ROM

To Do That Tap On Backup >> Keep It On A Default Setting & Choose Your Storage Type >> After That “Swipe To Backup”

  • Once The Backup Is Done Go Back To Main Menu >> Tap On “Wipe & Swipe To Factory Reset”
  • Go Back >> Again Tap On Wipe >> Advanced Wipe >> Check “System” >> Now “Swipe To Wipe”
  • After That Tap On Home Button >> Tap On Install >> Locate The ROM & Select It >> Now “Swipe To Confirm Flash”
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Installed Your Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9.

Note: The first Boot after flashing the new ROM can take a while it will be slow, it usually takes around 2-3 minutes. If it takes more time then don’t freak let it complete there it will boot.

Also Read: How To Unroot Xiaomi Mi 9

Final Words: So, that’s the easiest way to Install Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9. If you want to ask any questions related to Installing Custom ROM On Xiaomi Mi 9then make sure to comment down below. We would love to hear from you!

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I am Milind Sahu, a Tech Blogger. I love helping peoples by providing solutions for the latest Android Bugs, Custom Roms, How to Root, TWRP Recovery, and much more!. At MyPhoneUpdate, one can find everything about Android.

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