The Redmi Note 4G is Xiaomi’s new phablet which recently launched in indian market and only 4G enabled product. It has a 5.5-inch screen with a 720p resolution and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor. It has 2GB RAM, 8GB internal storage, a microSD card slot and a massive 3,200mAh battery. It sports a 13-megapixel camera on the back and a 5-megapixel camera on the front. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat customized with MiUI. The Redmi Note 4G costs Rs.9,999 in India. If you are the owner of this new deive and looking for the guide to root and unroot you device. Here is the complete guide which you can follow on your phone and do the same in some simple steps.
The process is very easy and takes 2 to 5 minutes to get the root access on your new phablet. Before following this guide do take the backup of your phablet and save it in some safe place.
We the Howtorootmobile.com 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.
CHECK PHONE MODEL
This guide is only for the Samsung Galaxy Ace S5830, S5830i, Ace II, Galaxy Fit GT 5670, Galaxy Mini, Galaxy Gio GT-S5660 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.
PRE-REQUISITES AND REQUIREMENTS
Before following the below Mention guide, It’s always recommended to follow our pre-requisites and requirement to stay safe.
1. BACKUP YOUR ANDROID DATA
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.
BACKUP ANDROID APPS, SMS, CONTACTS, CALL LOGS, & BOOKMARKS
BACKUP ANDROID DEVICE WITH THESE FREE APPS
BACKUP AND RESTORE WHATSAPP MESSAGES
2. ENABLE USB DEBUGGING MODE
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.
3. CHARGE YOU ANDROID
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.
ROOT AND UNROOT REDMI NOTE 4G
Step 1. First Download the “RedMiNote_root.zip” file to the internal storage of your device.
Step 2. Now open the updater app on your phone and tap on Menu key.
Step 3. ‘Select update package’ option and choose the downloaded root file that you downloaded on your device form step 1.
Step 4. Click on the ‘Update’ option, wait for the update to complete and then reboot to finish.
Step 5. After the reboot, open the ‘Security’ app. Select ‘Permission’ and enable Root permission.
Your phone is now rooted.
Step 6. FOR unroot Follow the same process Use UNROOT.zip (Download Unroot zip file here) Instead of ROOT.zip
Via MIUI forum