January 17, 2019 at 6:55 PM #67216SibaKeymaster
This guide explains how to ROOT Mi 8 Pro using TWRP recovery, as you know the TWRP for MI 8 Pro is already available.
ROOTING AN ANDROID PHONE IS A RISKY TASK. MAKE SURE YOU READ THE DISCLAIMER.
How to install TWRP recovery on Mi 8 Pro:
This ROOTING guide for MI 8 Pro uses TWRP recovery. You must install the TWRP recovery on your phone to ROOT.
Here is how to install TWRP on Mi 8 Pro.
After you install the TWRP, you can proceed to further steps to ROOT the Mi 8 Pro.
REQUIRED DOWNLOADS OR LINKS FOR Mi 8 Pro ROOT GUIDE:
Download the latest SuprSU or Magisk ROOT for Mi 8 Pro or one of the following:
- SuperSU download link:
- Download link to Magisk ROOT zip file
- DM Verity disabler download
- The Mi 8 Pro will not be rooted just by installing the SuperSU APK file on your Android phone.
- SuperSU APK Free or Pro version is just a SuperSU ROOT management application.
- The SuperSU APK Free or Pro app will ONLY work if you have already ROOTED your Android Phone.
Step-by-Step guide on how to ROOT Mi 8 Pro using SuperSU or Magisk zip file:
- Download and copy the SuperSU or Magisk ROOT file and the no verity encrypt file to Mi 8 Pro. (I hope you have already downloaded the SuperSU zip file from the above downloads section)
- Now restart the Mi 8 Pro to boot into TWRP recovery.
- Then, Select the Install from TWRP home screen, then select the SuperSU ROOT zip file from the file browser.
- Flash or install the SuperSU or Magisk zip file for Mi 8 Pro, by Sliding the Swipe to Confirm Flash on TWRP screen.
Here is a screenshot how to flash the SuperSU ROOT for Mi 8 Pro via TWRP:
- Wait for TWRP to flash the SuperSU or the Magisk. Once the flashing is done just reboot your device.
- Then flash the no verity encrypt zip file.
- Profit!!! You should now have a Mi 8 Pro ROOT enabled phone.
How to check if ROOT is enabled on Mi 8 Pro or NOT?
Install the ROOT checker app from the Play Store and verify if your phone is ROOTED or not.
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