Download MIUI 10 on Xiaomi Phones [How-To Install]

Xiaomi Announced the latest MIUI 10 for the Xiaomi phones and the new MIUI 10 is perfectly powered by AI. MIUI 10 lets you create awesome AI portraits with beautiful bokeh effects. The list of eligible devices and the schedule will be posted in this guide. The best thing about the MIUI 10 is that it comes with the Android 8.1 OREO and fastest than the MIUI 9. The new OS comes with lots of new features like Personal Assistant, Mimoji, Split Screen, new UX, and all the Oreo goodies. So here you can download and install MIUI 10 official ROMS for several new Xiaomi devices such as Redmi Note 5, Mi 5, Mi 6, MiX2, and many more to come.

Now the first beta version of MIUI 10 is officially released. MIUI 10 China Developer ROM will be pushed to China Developer ROM beta testers on June 1st. So here we are sharing the download links of IUI 10 China Developer ROM, which you can install on your phone.

Download MIUI 10 on Xiaomi Phones

Download MIUI 10 on Xiaomi Phones

Here are the MIUI 10 Leaked Beta ROMs for the following devices. Beware these are Beta ROMS. Meaning, they are only for testing purposes. Moreover, these are Chinese MIUI 10 firmware builds. So they do not come with Google Play Services and apps. You have to install Google Apps separately on the phone to use the Google play store.

Requirements to Install MIUI 10 ROM

Before following the below Mention guide, It’s always recommended to follow our pre-requisites and requirement to stay safe.

Warning! We the team or the developers are not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards. Read all the instruction very carefully and Perform everything at your own risk.

1. Backup your phone data – Do take the Full Backup of your Android Apps, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Bookmarks. This one is one of the most important steps that you have to follow, as we don’t want anyone losing their personal data or apps. For help on Backup and Restore check out the below mention guides.

2.  Backup WhatsApp Messages

3. Charge Your Phone – If your device switched off during this process, it could damage or brick the device. Make sure that your Android battery is full charge or near about 50-70% battery level.

4. Check phone Model – This guide is only for the OnePlus smartphone. Don’t try this method on any of other Android devices, It may hard brick your device. So, first confirm your phone model number in your android phone settings. To do this Go the Settings page of your device and check out the “About Device” option.

After following the above mention steps follow the below mention guide one by one to proceed with the tutorial. All the above mention steps are very important, so do follow all the steps and do exactly what is told.

Schedule of MIUI 10 China ROM for Mi devices

China Developer ROM (closed beta)   
June 1st
Mi 8, Mi MIX 2S, Mi MIX 2, Mi MIX, Mi 6X, Mi 6, Mi 5, Mi Note 2, Redmi S2, Redmi Note 5

China Developer ROM (public beta) 
Late June
Mi 8, Mi MIX 2S, Mi MIX 2, Mi MIX, Mi 6X, Mi 6, Mi 5, Mi Note 2, Redmi S2, Redmi Note 5

Late July
Mi Note 3, Mi 5X, Mi 5c, Mi 5s, Mi 5s Plus,Mi 4, Mi 4c, Mi 4S, Mi Max 2, Mi Max, Redmi 5, Redmi 5A, Redmi 5 Plus, Redmi 4, Redmi 4A, Redmi 4X, Redmi 3S/Redmi 3X, Redmi Pro, Redmi Note 5A, Redmi Note 4 Qualcomm/Redmi Note 4X, Redmi Note 4 MTK, Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm

How to Install MIUI 10 on Xiaomi Phones

1. First, Install the ADB and Fastboot Drivers on your PC and after that, you need to download the TWRP custom recovery for your Xiaomi device. Download the TWRP custom recovery “.img” file from the links given below:

Download TWRP Custom Recovery for Mi 5 (link)

Download TWRP Custom Recovery for Mi 6 (link)

Download TWRP Custom Recovery for Mi Mix 2 (link)

Download TWRP Custom Recovery for Redmi Note 5 Pro (link)

Rename the file to recovery.img and save in the ADB folder that you created at the time of installing the ADB drivers.

2. Now, download the MIUI 10 Beta ROM ZIP file to your device from the above mention links.

3. To flash the recovery boot your phone in fastboot mode. Now switch off your phone and then press and hold the Power button and the Volume Down key simultaneously. It will make the phone to boot up in Fastboot mode.

4. Now to flash the TWRP Recovery on your device. Connect your device to your PC in fastboot mode. Now, open a Command Prompt or Powershell window and run the following command:

fastboot flash recovery recovery.img

5. After that, run the following command to boot your device in the custom recovery:

fastboot boot recovery.img

6. Once you’re into TWRP, go to Wipe -> Format Data, and then type “yes” to proceed. Now that you’ve formatted your data, go to Reboot -> Recovery.

7. You will now once again boot into TWRP custom recovery. Now go to Wipe -> Advanced Wipe, and select Dalvik / ART Cache, Cache, and System partitions. Then swipe to format these partitions.

8. Now time to save the MIKUI 10 Beta zip file in the phone. Connect your mobile to your PC and transfer the MIUI 10 ROM to your device.

9. Now, tap on Install and navigate to the MIUI 10 ROM file that you downloaded above.

10. Swipe the bar below to install the ROM. Once the ROM is flased, tap on “Wipe Cache/Dalvik”. After that, just reboot your device.

11. And that’s it. Now the MIUI 10 is installed on your Xiaomi device.


So with these simple stesp you can install MIUI 10 ROM on your phone. So, did you try out MIUI 10 for your Xiaomi device? Share with us your experiences in the comments down below.

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