Unbrick/Flashing Redmi Note 4 with Step-by-step guide

Learn easy steps – How to unbrick OR flashing redmi note 4 easily. This very easy process to flash the Redmi Note 4 Helio X20 and it is works for both locked & unlocked bootloader. Currently its sports with China Stable Rom and now what if you want to unbrick to China Dev Rom or flash Global Stable Rom. Let’s check the below tricks and tips on how to to flash Redmi Note 4.

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  • Requirement:
    Be sure to Enable USB Debugging
  1. Step #1
    Tap to click on About phone
    Click to activate the Developer options of “MIUI version at least 7 times”
  2. Step #2
    Go to Additional settings
    Enable USB debugging

Thing to Check for Unbrick Redmi Note 4

Redmi Note 4 Helio X20
Its used to Work for both version of locked & unlocked bootloader

Fastboot Method:
Need to Download the following:

In this step try to install SP Flash tool & drivers OR try to download all the Zip files and unzipped accordingly.

Note: The Fastboot Rom may be tricky, this one you need to use winzip to unzip, then use 7-zip to unzip the .tgz file of versions.

Below is the images is showing like your folder is same looking this type:

install-sp-flash-tool-drivers-unbrick-flashing-redmi-note-4Next, you need to install drivers in order to connect your device properly, just extract

“Driver_Auto_Installer_v1.1236.00.zip”, and double-click “Install.bat”, and it will automatically install the necessary drivers, and allow permissions for these drivers to be installed.

Unzipped, both SP_Flash_Tool_exe_Windows_v5.1620.00.000.zip and nikel_global_images_V8.0.3.0.MBFMIDG_20160805.0000.29_6.0_global.tgz.

Fastboot Flashing – SP Flash Tool:
Go to to SP_Flash_Tool_exe_Windows_v5.1620.00 folder and right-click “flash_tool.exe”, then choose “Run as adminsitrator” as shown below:

fastboot-flashing-sp-flash-tool-unbrick-flashing-redmi-note-4After the complete of above process of SP Flash Tool, you just need to click on Download Agent” and locate “MTK_AllInOne.bin” from from the unzipped SP Flash Tool folder earlier and click Open, as shown below:

download-agent-mtk-allInone-bin--unbrick-redmi-note-4Next click on the “Scatter loading” button and locate the “MT6797_Android_scatter” from the unzipped “nikel_global_images_V8.0.3.0.MBFMIDG_20160805.0000.29_6.0_global” folder earlier and click Open, as shown below:

scatter-loading-button-locate-MT6797-android-scatter-unbrick-redmi-note-4Uncheck EVERYTHING, then Check BOOT and SYSTEM.

uncheck-check-boot-system-forunbrick-redmi-note-4Now you can turn your Redmi Note 4 swicth Off and use USB cable to connect with PC/Laptop and the other end (USB C) dont connect to phone first.

Now click the “Download” button.

redmi-note-4-swicth-off-USB-cable-connect-with-pc-laptopPRESS and HOLD Volume Down, keep holding it and immediately plug in your USB C to the phone.

You will immediately see the progress bar going Red, Purple momentarily, and Yellow for a few minutes until the flashing process is complete, as shown below:

Release Volume Down button.

Note: If Volume Down alone did not work, use Volume Down + Power Button instead**

image-7image-8You have successfully flashed the current “Global Stable 8.0.3.0” and your phone will then reboot itself accordingly. But if it did not reboot, unplug then press the power button till the Mi LOGO appeared.

successfully-flashed-Global-Stable-8030-reboot-accordingly-redmi-note-4

unbrick-flashing-redmi-note-4-step-by-step-guideAfter you have booted up, Click on Settings Button then Got to Additional Settings -> Backup and Reset -> Factory Data Reset -> Reset Phone –> Erase!

backup-reset-factory-data-reset-phone-erase-redmi-note-4This method needed to be done because we only flashed the System Image and the Boot, you need to factory reset to make sure its clean.

Enjoy your newly flashed Redmi Note 4!

Check more on official site: en.miui.com

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