Xiaomi is a well-known brand when it comes to Chinese manufacturers. Recently launched Xiaomi Mi Mix 3. That is a low range smartphone that surely stands out when it comes to specifications. So just before we dig down to the guide to unlock Bootloader on Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 let’s have a look at its specifications.

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 specifications

It comes with 5.45″ inches display. Comes with Oreo and has two variants 3GB, 32GB and 2GB, 16GB. With 13MP on the back and 5 MP on the front.

Pro’s and Con’s of Unlocking Bootloader

  • If you want to root your smartphone then you can do it after Unlocking Bootloader
  • You will be able to install custom ROMs in your Smartphone.
  • You would be able to install TWRP and CMW
  • If your smartphone is under the Warranty, it would be void in case of Unlocking Bootloader

How to unlock Bootloader on Xiaomi Mi Mix 3

Just before we begin we would like to inform you that TheTechz would not be responsible for any mishap within the process using the guide below.

  • We recommend you to charge your phone completely or at least have the charging above 30% else its recommended to charge it along the process
  • As the first step, you would be required to turn on USB Debugging
  • To enable USB Debugging go to Settings-> About-> Software-> Build Number
  • Tap on the build number around 7-8 times
  • Now go back to the About section there you will see developer options tap on it to open
  • In developer option, you will find OEM unlock enable it
  • Now you would be required to do some verification steps for that go to MIUI Unlock Website
  • You will find the Unlock Now button as shown below tap on it

  • Now the website will ask for account information on Mi User
  • Enter the account information a form appear in front of you asking for the reason of unlocking the smartphone
  • Enter the values properly and enter the appropriate reason for unlocking the smartphone
  • Click on Apply Now, you would be required to verify your phone no so enter the code that is received on your phone to verify yourself
  • Once you have verified your application will be submitted for review
  • Once the review is completed you will get the notification on your phone that you are eligible for unlocking your phone bootloader
  • The review process may take several days to complete

Once your review is successful follow steps below:

Mi Flash Unlock Tool for PC

You would require Mi Flash Unlock Tool on your PC you can download it from here

  • ¬†Install it on your PC and connect your Mi Mix 3 to your PC using data cable enable USB debugging mode
  • Sign in using your Mi Account and accept the terms and conditions of Mi Flash Unlock Tool
  • Hold Power Button + Volume Down key of your phone simultaneously
  • Your phone will now boot into Fastboot Mode
  • Once it boots you will get an option to Unlock on Mi Flash Tool
  • Wait unless you get the success message
  • You are all done




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