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Download And Install TWRP on Xiaomi Mi 8 SE

TWRP on Xiaomi Mi 8 SE

If you want to root your phone, installing custom Roms, installing ZIP files, wipe cache and reset your smartphone, backup your data and restore it, remove pre-installed apps Or Change the IP, and Change the font of your Xiaomi Mi 8 SE… To do that, follow This guide on how to install TWRP on Xiaomi Mi 8 SE.

Team Win Recovery Project or just TWRP is a custom recovery project probably the most custom recovery that all android user will use it to customize their Android devices. TWRP provides a touchscreen-enabled interface that allows facilitates the use of custom software, including the latest custom ROMs, kernels, and mods like Xposed Framework, etc.

[su_note note_color=”#FFFFDC” text_color=”#000000″]You should keep in mind before installing TWRP on your Xiaomi Mi 8 SE: You brick your Phone if you do not follow the steps correctly.it will void your warranty. You will not be able to get OTA updates anymore on the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE.[/su_note]


Make sure to unlock Xiaomi Mi 8 SE bootloader before Installing custom recovery:

How to Unlock Bootloader Xiaomi Smartphone and Tablet

Install Minimal ADB and Fastboot

Download the vbmeta.img

Install Xiaomi Mi 8 SE USB drivers on your computer

Download the TWRP Recovery for Xiaomi Mi 8 SE

[su_note note_color=”#FFFFDC” text_color=”#000000″]As a safety measure, we highly recommend taking a complete backup of your Xiaomi Mi 8 SE.[/su_note]


  • Go to SettingsAbout phone

  • Tab 8 times on the MIUI Version to enable Developers Option.

  • Go back to the previous screen:
    • Additional Settings == Developers Options
  • Enable USB Debugging and OEM unlocking.

How to Install TWRP on Xiaomi Mi 8 SE

  • Located the ADB and Fastboot folder on your computer
  • Extract TWRP Recovery file on the ADB and Fastboot folder
  • Rename the TWRP Recovery file to TWRP.img
  • In an empty area, on your keyboard hold down the shift key and right-click with the mouse, then select Open a command window here.

  • Restart your Xiaomi Mi 8 SE in Fastboot mode:

    • Power off your Xiaomi mobile.
    • Press and hold The Power button + Volume Down key together for a few seconds.
    • Then Connect your Xiaomi Mi 8 SE to your PC/laptop via USB cable.
  • Verify that your Xiaomi Mi 8 SE recognized in Fastboot mode:
    • Fastboot devices
  • Flash the recovery TWRP:
    • Fastboot flash recovery TWRP.img
  • Restart the Xiaomi Mi 8 SE in normal mode:
    • Fastboot reboot
  • You have successfully installed TWRP on Xiaomi Mi 8 SE.

Now, you can boot your phone into TWRP Recovery mode by holding the Volume Up + Power button at the same time for a few seconds then release both keys when you see the MI logo on the screen.

Read more: Xiaomi Mi 8 SE Custom ROMs – MIUI Custom ROM Download

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