Root Xiaomi Mi 4i in Three Simple Clicks – Step by Step Guide

Xiaomi Mi 4i is latest android smartphone from the Chinese mobile company Xiaomi. Most of the users already bought the phone and want to root Mi 4i to install mods and other tweaks. Here is the good news for the Xiaomi Mi 4i phone users, One of the MiUI forum member posted a tool on the forum which help you to get the root access on your phone with some simple clicks. No need to Flash any file via recovery or run any zip file on your phone. All you have to install one file on your PC and run it. Most of the Mi 4i users already installed the tool on their windows PC and rooted the Mi 4i within a minute. So today in this tutorial we’ll show you how to use this tool on windows PC and get the root access on your new Mi4i smartphone.

Before following this guide, do take the backup of your phone and save it in some place. Make sure that the battery of your phone is above 50%. And read all the instructions very carefully and follow them step by step on your phone.

Root Xiaomi Mi 4i in Three Simple Clicks

How to Root Xiaomi Mi 4i

Step 1. To run this tool on your PC, you need proper USB drivers. Install the drivers with this tool on your PC.

If the above method will not work on your PC or you are facing some problem with the drivers, then install the MI PC Suite on your desktop which will install the latest USB drives on your PC.

Step 2. Once the drivers are installed, Download the Mi 4i root tool here and extract the folder on your desktop. NOTE – The app language is Chinese, but don’t worry we’ll show you how to use with screenshots.

Step 3. Now connect your phone to the PC with USB cable. And run the exe file that you downloaded on step 2.

Step 4. You will see the below mention screen. Press 1 and enter. (Your mobile may ask you regarding USB Debugging. Press Yes.)


Step 5. Now, your mobile will restart into fastboot. After 5 minutes, your mobile will be rooted. (If you can’t see the below mention screen on your PC, that means drivers are not installed properly. Install the drivers again and restart your PC and follow the steps again. )


Step 6. That’s it. Now, your mobile will restarted normally, and you can see # SUPER SU App.

Enjoy the Rooted Xiaomi mi 4i.


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

7 thoughts on “Root Xiaomi Mi 4i in Three Simple Clicks – Step by Step Guide”

  1. Nopes & Yes at the same time. Rooting helps you to change roms on your device and you can try the same by flashing something other than MIUI to check whether the issue is resolved or not.

  2. I had rooted my mi4i with this method but there no root access option coming in the security ..and sb game hacker is also not working…can anyone help me with that.

  3. Sir i am stucked
    My device go in fastboot mode
    And my computer shows waiting for device
    And my phone restarts!
    And still the screen shows waiting for device
    What to do sir plz help!

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