Fastest Way to Install Google Play Store on Xiaomi Mi 4 Phone

Xiaomi Mi 4 Phone is already launched in india and most of the users already bought the phone from the online eCommerce portal Flipkart. The android smartphone is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor clocked at 2.5GHz with a 330 Adreno GPU and GB of RAM. But all of us know the the phone is from the Chinese market and If the phone is flashed with the developers ROM to get the root access without losing the warranty, then the Google Apps and services do not open. Or if you bought the phone directly from the chinese market then you can’t find any Google services on your phone. TO use all those Google Service you need to install them manually. Here in this guide we’ll show you how you can install Google Play and other Google apps such as Gmail, Google Drive, Google Translate, Google Maps etc on your Xiaomi Smart Phones.

You can use the same guide to Install Google Play Store on other Xiaomi smartphones including Mi3, Redmi Note and Redmi 1S. The guide is pretty simple and take a few minutes to install all the Google application on your phone.

Fastest Way to Install Google Play Store on Xiaomi Mi 4 Phone

Install Google Play Store on Mi4

Step 1. On your Xiaomi device, tap Settings > Security and check the Unknown sources option.

Step 2. Download the “Google Installer.apk” here and move the file on your phones internal storage.

Step 3. Open the file manager on your phone and install the “Google Installer.apk” on your MI 4.

Step 4. Once the app is installed, Open the application. There, you will find Google Play Store.


Step 5. Tap on Install. Now this step is little bit trick, so read it carefully and follow all the steps below.

Step 6. Now you will see a prompt as below. Tap on OK. You need to install Google Service Framework on your phone to install Play store.


Step 7. Tap on OK.On next screen, you will see following 4 apps. Install the all the 4 apps on your phone by clicking on install icon at the bottom of the screen.


Step 8. Once the installation process is completed on your phone, exit all the way and reboot the phone.

Step 9. Now back to the Google Installer app and look for Google Play Store again. This time, go ahead and Install.

Now you have successfully installed Google Play Store on your Xiaomi Mi 4. Enjoy the Play store install all the Google service form the Google play store.

Rajesh Rajput is Tech Blogger, who loves to write about Android Tips, How to Guides, Reviews, ROMs, and more.

9 thoughts on “Fastest Way to Install Google Play Store on Xiaomi Mi 4 Phone”

  1. The google installer apk has provided all the google services I need (and none that I dont) – contacts sync, calender sync, gmail and playstore on my Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G dual sim phone running MIUI6.5.2.0 , Android 4.4.4 . Very simple after wasting so much time on other failed solutions.

  2. Hello,

    Thank you for this tutorial it worked perfectly on my mi note 4G
    however I’ve still have an issue when I click on a facebook ad for instance instead of being redirected to the google play, i’m redirected to the mi store ?

    Do you know any way to have google play as default store or uninstall the mi store app?

    PS: My phone is not rooted

  3. Hi morning,

    I have a redmi 1s note and in the mi app impossible to find the Google installer. It doesn’t appear and I tried several things and it still doesn’t work. Could you help me please?

  4. 1. On your Xiaomi device, tap Settings > Security and check the Unknown sources option

    Hi, I got stuck in the first step itself.after settings – security, I do not find any Unknown sources option.. What to do?

    I want to download Google play service on my wife’s Mi4i Android phone. Without this Mt internet chrome browser and Gmail etc. not working. Kindly guide me
    My email:

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