How To Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2

Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2

Do you want to know How To Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2 then you are at right place, today in this article we have come with the guide to Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2. I have shown four different methods to Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2 so, that if any of the methods failed then you can try other methods that worked for you.

About Redmi Y2

This Redmi Y2 is having a 5.99 Inch IPS LCD Capacitive Display which is an HD Screen, Redmi Y2  is powered by the Qualcomm MSM8953 Snapdragon 625 Octa Core Processor which is clocked at 2.0 GHz. This phone comes with Android 8.1 (Oreo) out of the box. It has 4GB of RAM and 64GB of Storage.

On talking about Camera Redmi Y2 has Dual Rear Camera of 12 MP, f/2.2, 1.25μm, PDAF 5 MP, depth sensor and Front Camera of 16 MP. And this phone has a Battery Capacity of 3080 mAh which is a Non-removable Li-Po battery. Redmi Y2 was priced at 150 EUR.

What Is CWM Recovery?

CWM Recovery is used for Rooting your android device, Install Custom ROM.  By Installing CWM Recovery on our phone we can do a lot of things directly from your phone itself, without the need of connecting our phone with the computer. So, basically, if you want a Custom ROM you will need a Custom Recovery on your device that’s the first step.

In this article, I am showing you to Install CWM Recovery on your Android device. I have shown you four methods to Install CWM Recovery. So, that if one method fails then you can try other methods as well.

Also Read: Install TWRP Recovery On Redmi Y2

Advantages Of Installing CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2

  • Update your phone to a newer version of Android
  • Install Custom ROMs Without PC
  • Easily Root Your phone without PC
  • You can Flash Zip files, Mods Without PC

Also Read: Update Redmi Y2 To Android 9.0 P

Disadvantages Of Installing CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2

  • Your Phone Warranty will be lost after installing CWM Recovery
  • You won’t be able to Install OTA Update Manually
  • Flashing the Wrong File can Brick your phone
  • Unstable Version of Custom ROM can brick your phone

Pre-Requirements Before You Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2

  • First You Need To Root Redmi Y2
  • Make Sure To Unlock Bootloader Of Redmi Y2
  • Your Phone Battery Must Be Charged Up To 75%
  • Follow All The Steps Carefully
  • Take Complete Backup Of Android So, That If AnyThing Went Wrong Then Orignal Recovery Image Can Be Restored

How To Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2

Below I have shown you step by step method to Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2, This process does not require PC/Laptop you can easily Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2. But make sure to follow each and every step shown below to successfully install CWM Recovery on your phone.

How To Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2 Via ROM Manager: Method 1

Your Phone Must Be Rooted, Follow This Link To Root Redmi Y2

  • First Off Go To Play Store & Install ROM Manager App
  • Once Done >> Open ROM Manager App >> Go To Recovery Setup
  • Now Select ClockworkMod Recovery >> After That It Will Confirm Phone Model >> Tap On Your Phone Model
  • After That Enable Flash ClockworkMod Touch >> And Tap On Flash ClockworkMod Recovery
  • After That ClockworkMod Recovery Will Start Downloading On Your Phone
  • Once Done >> Go Back & Tap On Reboot Into Recovery
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Installed CWM Recovery On Your Redmi Y2

How To Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2 Without PC: Method 2

  • First Off Open Play Store Search For “Flashify” & Install It.
  • Open Flashify App >> Next Allow Root Access

Note: Backup Your Current Recovery. This Will Help You To Restore Your Current Recovery If Something Went Wrong.

  • Now Tap On Backup/Restore >> After That Tap On Backup Current Recovery >> Select Location >> And Then Tap On Back It Up
  • Go To Flash >> Tap On Recovery Image >> Now Tap On Download CWM >> After That Select Latest Version Of CWM
  • It Will Take Some Time To Download Recovery Files. Once The File Is Downloaded Successfully Tap On “Yup”
  • After That Tap On Reboot Now
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Installed CWM Recovery On Your Redmi Y2

Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2 Via ADB: Method 3

“This Method Requires PC/Laptop”

  • First You Need To Install ADB and Fastboot drivers On Your PC/Laptop
  • Once Done Go To Your Phone >> Enable USB Debugging >> Settings >> Developer Options >> USB Debugging
  • Now Download CWM Recovery.img File From Web On Your PC/Laptop
  • Open CWM Recovery Folder >> And On Empty White Space Press Shift + Right Click And Then Select Open command window here.
  • Now Connect Your Redmi Y2 To PC >> Now Type The Following Into Command Window

adb reboot bootloader

  • After That, You Will Get Popup “Allow USB debugging” >> Tap On Ok
  • Now Type (Rename CWM.img With Name Of Your CWM Recovery.img fileName)

fastboot flash recovery CWM.img

  • Once CWM.img Is Flashed Successfully >> Just Type The Last Command

fastboot reboot

  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Installed CWM Recovery On Your Redmi Y2

How To Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2 With PC: Method 4

  • First Off Go To Settings >> About Phone >> Tap Build Number 5-6 Times To Enable Developer Options >> Go Back & Tap On Developer Options >> Enable USB Debugging & OEM Unlocking

You Must Disable All Your Security Locks

  • Now Boot Your Phone Into Fastboot Mode (To Do That Press & Hold Volume Down + Power Button Together)
  • Connect Your Phone To PC/Laptop
  • Download These Files:
    CWM Recovery Files
    Platform Tools
  • Download CWM Recovery Files According To Your Android Version
  • Once The Files Are Downloaded Go To Platform Tools Folder >> Type “cmd” In The Address Bar & Press Enter To Open Command Prompt
Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2
Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2
  • Now Enter The Following Commands

fastboot devices

  • Hit Enter & Type

fastboot oem unlock

  • Hit Enter & Again Type

fastboot reboot bootloader

  • Now Move The Recovery File To The Platform Tools Folder
  • Now In Command Prompt Type

fastboot boot rec

  • After That You Have To Press The Tab Key So, That The Recovery Image File Name Gets Added Automatically >> Hit Enter
  • After That Your Phone Will Boot Into CWM Recovery
  • In CWM Recovery Go To Reboot >> And Change The Slot To “A” If The Current Slot Is “B” Or Change The Slot To “B” If The Current Slot Is “A”
  • Once Done Go Back To Main Screen >> Again Connect Your Phone To PC
  • Now Move The Recovery Installer File On To Your Phone
  • Go Back To Your Phone >> In CWM Recovery Tap On Install >> Locate The File That You Just Moved From Your PC >> Select It & Swipe To Confirm Flash
  • Once Done Tap On Reboot
  • That’s It 🙂 You Have Successfully Installed CWM Recovery On Your Redmi Y2

Final Words: So, that’s the easiest way to Install CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2. If you want to ask any questions related to Installing CWM Recovery On Redmi Y2 then 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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