How To Root Redmi Note 5 Pro (Magisk) and Install TWRP Recovery

Here’s a guide on how to install TWRP Recovery and Root Redmi Note 5 Pro using Magisk. So, take a look at the article right now.

How To Root Redmi Note 5 Pro (Magisk) and Install TWRP Recovery
How To Root Redmi Note 5 Pro (Magisk) and Install TWRP Recovery

Guide To Install TWRP Recovery and Root Redmi Note 5 Pro (Magisk)

Firstly, I am very thankful to the XDA member – Shahan_mik3 for developing TWRP for Redmi Note 5 Pro. Please note that this TWRP is unofficial but supports all the features.

So, head over the downloads section to get it right away.

– Downloads

– Pre-requisites

  • Take a Backup of your important data because this process may completely wipe your Xiaomi device.
  • You must have to Unlock Bootloader of your Xiaomi device.
  • Enable USB Debugging and OEM Unlocking.
  • Install ADB and Fastboot Tools on your PC.
  • Make sure that have installed latest Xiaomi USB drivers on your PC.

Steps to Install TWRP Recovery On Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

Follow the simple steps below to install TWRP Recovery On Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro.

  1. Download the latest TWRP Recovery from above.
  2. Once downloaded, rename the file as ‘rn5protwrp.img’.
  3. Once done, transfer the file to C:\adb.
  4. Now, hold the shift key and right-click anywhere on the empty space in the ADB folder.
  5. From the options, select “open PowerShell window here“.
  6. Power OFF your Xiaomi device and boot into Fastboot mode by holdingĀ Volume Down and Power button simultaneously.
  7. Once your phone enters into Fastboot mode, connect it to the PC using the USB cable.
  8. To check the device is properly connected to the PC, run the following command:
    fastboot devices
  9. Execute the below command to install TWRP recovery on Redmi Note 5 Pro:
    fastboot flash recovery rn5protwrp.img
  10. Once done, reboot your Xiaomi device using the command below:
    fastboot reboot

Steps to Root Redmi Note 5 Pro Using Magisk

  1. Firstly, download Magisk zip using the link above.
  2. Once downloaded, move it to an easily accessible location on your phone.
  3. Power OFF your Xiaomi phone and boot into recovery mode using the unique combination of buttons.
  4. (Optional) Or you can run the below ADB command to boot your device into TWRP Recovery Mode:
    adb reboot recovery
  5. Once you enter into TWRP Recovery Mode, Tap on “Install” from TWRP home screen.
  6. Now, browse and select the zip file (Magisk-v16.0.zip).
  7. Swipe the “swipe to confirm flash button” to flash Magisk on Redmi note 5 Pro.
  8. Once the flashing process is done, tap “Reboot System” button.

Enjoy! Now, you have successfully been able to Root Redmi Note 5 Pro Using Magisk. Once you have rooted, you can install Magisk manager from Google Play Store.

If you have any problem or issue in installing TWRP and Rooting Redmi Note 5 Pro, feel free to drop us a comment below.

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