Step By Step Guide to Unlock Bootloader of Redmi K20 Pro

Here is the full and complete guide to Unlock Bootloader of Redmi K20 Pro, with the help of this tutorial you can easily unlock the bootloader of your Xiaomi Redmi K20 Pro. Redmi K20 Pro is the latest Flagship phone from Xiaomi and the phone is powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipsets, 6.39-inch Full HD+ AMOLED notch less display which comes with seventh generation in-display fingerprint scanner not only this the phone has Sony 48 MP primary camera, a 13MP wide-angle lens, and an 8MP telephoto lens. It has a 20MP selfie camera with a sapphire glass cover.

Many Xaiomi fans already bought the phone and some of them are waiting of the next sale. And now most of the Redmi K20 Pro users want to unlock the bootloader of the phone so they can easily install TWRP custom Recovery on the phone, root the phone with magisk manager. To all these things first and most important step it bootloader unlocked. So below is the full working guide which you can use on your Redmi K20 pro and unlock the bootlaoder of your phone.

redmi k20 pro unlock bootloader

This guide is only for the Xiaomi mobile users and don’t follow this method on any other android phone.

Unlock bootloader process will wipe all the data from your phone so do take the backup of your phone and save it in your SD card or on your PC. SO let’s get started and Unlock Bootloader on Redmi K20 Pro .

How to Unlock Bootloader on Redmi K20 Pro

Warning: is not responsible for any damage that might happen to your phone during this process. You’ll lose all your data upon unlocking the bootloader.

Read all the steps very carefully and follow all of them one by one on your device. This guide will work on any Xiaomi phone which is running on MIUI version.

Why did Xiaomi lock the bootloader for Mi devices?

Many users want to know why recently Xiaomi locked the bootloader of the Mi phones. Here we are giving you some details on why they did this. Most of the users bought the MI phone from Unofficial source and complaining that they sometimes get fake Mi phones or Mi phones with unofficial ROM loaded with bloatware.

So this was the reason they locked the bootloader so that no one can flash the unofficial ROM or some bloatware on the phones.

And the second reason is, suppose Mi phones are lost or stolen, the person who got the device could easily flash a new ROM into it, and it’s almost impossible for our users to get their phones back.

So Xiaomi Locked the bootloader that no one can format or reflash the MIUI ROM easily on the phone.

Tips to Unlock Bootloader On Redmi K20 Pro

Before unlocking the bootloader follow these steps on your phone to avoid unlocking errors on your phone. Follow all of them one by one on your Xiaomi Phone.

a) Enable OEM Unlocking option on your phone. To do this, go to the Phone Settings > About phone and Tap the MIUI Version option for Several times until it enables the developer options.

After enabling the Developer options go to Additional Settings – Developer options.

Developer options

In Developer options, you will see an option of Allow OEM Unlocking, Login MI Unlock option.

MI Unlock

b) After that Enable the Find Device option on your phone. To do this go inside your Mi Account > Mi cloud on your phone and check the Find Device if it’s ON.

Find Device

c) Check your phone is online on MI Cloud or Not. Go to and log into the Mi Account that’s the same as the one in your phone, select FIND DEVICE.

Let it detect your phone, and it should look like this, and please check the details of your phone and location are correct.

d) All the steps are completed now and try to unlock your phone.

How to Unlock Bootloader On Redmi K20 Pro

1. First Download ADB drivers here on your PC. Visit this page and download the MI Unlock Tool and save it to your desktop.

4. Now boot your phone is fastboot mode. To do this turn off your phone first. Hold and Press Volume Down + Power for few seconds, and your phone will boot in fastboot mode.

5. Once your phone in fastboot mode, connect it to the PC with USB cable.

6. Now run the Mi Unlock Tool and Login with your Mobile ID and start the unlock process. The unlocking process will complete in about 10 seconds.


So this way you can easily unlock the bootloader of Your Redmi Note 7 pro. 

Video: Redmi K20 Pro Unlock Bootloader

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If you have any question about the guide or facing some problem during the process then leave the comments below, and we will help you to fix it up.

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