Redmi 6A

Xiaomi is a well-known brand when it comes to Chinese manufacturers. Recently launched Xiomi Redmi 6A. 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 Redmi 6A lets have a look at its specifications.

Xiaomi Redmi 6A 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 Redmi 6A

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 Redmi¬†6A 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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