How to Install the TWRP Recovery on Redmi 1s

Team Win Recovery Project (Redmi 1S TWRP) Official is a replacement recovery option for Redmi 1s smartphone. With the help of custom recovery yu can install lots of other custom rom on your phone and take the full backup of your system. Today in this guide we’ll show you how you can install the TWRP Recovery on Redmi 1s and replace the Mi recovery with the same. The guide is very easy and all you have to flash one zip file with the Mi recovery and you are done. Before following this guide do take the full backup of your phone and read all the instructions very carefully.


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.

Install the TWRP Recovery on Redmi 1s


This guide is only for the Redmi 1s android 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.


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


Do take the Full Backup of your Android Apps, SMS, Contacts, Call Logs, Bookmarks. This one is one of the most important step 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.


Now you need to enable USB debugging mode. Without enabling USB debugging mode on your device you can’t start the root, Custom ROM or Unlock process.



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.

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.

TWRP Recovery on Redmi 1s


Step 1. Download the TWRP recovery form this link and save it on your desktop.

Step 2. Connect your phone to the PC with USB cable and move the zip file on your phone internal storage.

Step 3. Once the file so movie, disconnect the phone and open the update app. Select Menu > Select update package and browse for the zip file that you downloaded on the step 1 and hit the update button to start the flashing process.

Step 4. Now the process will start and the phone will reboot.

Now your phone has the Team Win Recovery Project (Redmi 1S TWRP) Official recovery.

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