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doc:appunti:hardware:xiaomi_redmi_6 [2019/05/20 17:55]
niccolo [Xiaomi Redmi 6 Android Phone]
doc:appunti:hardware:xiaomi_redmi_6 [2019/08/02 18:26]
niccolo [Images Gallery]
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-| {{:​img:​pros_icon.png?​nolink&​36|}} ​ | Good **quality/​price** ratio\\ 3 Gb **RAM** ​ | +A brief review focused on **obtaining root privileges** and software de-bloating. 
-| {{:​img:​cons_icon.png?​nolink&​36|}} ​ | Complex ​**rooting** procedure\\ MIUI O.S. filled with **bloatware**\\ Non replaceable **battery** ​ |+ 
 +| {{:​img:​pros_icon.png?​nolink&​36|}} ​ | Good **quality/​price** ratio.\\ 3 Gb **RAM**.\\ Android **Oreo 8.1.**  | 
 +| {{:​img:​cons_icon.png?​nolink&​36|}} ​ | Unfriendly ​**rooting** procedure ​with some unsolved issues.\\ Bootloader **unlock requires MS-Windows** software.\\ MIUI O.S. filled with **bloatware**.\\ Double **privacy leak**: Google and Xiaomi apps.\\ Non replaceable **battery** |
  
 ^ Model            | Redmi 6  | ^ Model            | Redmi 6  |
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   - Start **TWRP** as seen above.   - Start **TWRP** as seen above.
   - Mount **system** and **vendor** partitions. From TWRP //Main menu//, //Mount//, tap //System// and //Vendor//. Then tap back.   - Mount **system** and **vendor** partitions. From TWRP //Main menu//, //Mount//, tap //System// and //Vendor//. Then tap back.
-  - FIXME: Should run **Install Root**, ​from //​Advanced// ​menu?+  - Execute ​**Install Root**. From TWRP //Main Menu//, //​Advanced//​. This option installs Magisk 19.0.
   - Execute **Sign Boot**. From TWRP //Main Menu//, //​Advanced//,​ //Sign Boot//, //Swipe to Confirm//. Then tap back.   - Execute **Sign Boot**. From TWRP //Main Menu//, //​Advanced//,​ //Sign Boot//, //Swipe to Confirm//. Then tap back.
-  - Install ​**Magisk**. From TWRP //Main Menu//, //​Install//,​ tap on //​Magisk-v19.1.zip//​ file, (do not verify signature, do not reboot) //Swipe to confirm Flash//. After flashing tap the **Wipe Cache/​Dalvik** button.+  - Optional: install ​**Magisk ​19.1**. From TWRP //Main Menu//, //​Install//,​ tap on //​Magisk-v19.1.zip//​ file, (do not verify signature, do not reboot) //Swipe to confirm Flash//. After flashing tap the **Wipe Cache/​Dalvik** button.
   - **Reboot to System**.   - **Reboot to System**.
  
-**NOTICE**: The LR.Team TWRP image **contains Magisk 19.0** (unpack the img file and extract the ramdisk content, you will find a ''/​supersu/​SuperSU_installer.zip''​ file, which actually is Magisk). This is the **default root method**, and it is executed inside TWRP with the **Install Root** title. May be, for this reason, installing Magisk 19.1 is not strictly required.+**NOTICE**: The LR.Team TWRP 3.3.0-0423 ​image **contains Magisk 19.0** (unpack the img file and extract the ramdisk content, you will find a ''/​supersu/​SuperSU_installer.zip''​ file, which actually is Magisk). This is the **default root method**, and it is executed inside TWRP with the **Install Root** title.
  
 **NOTICE**: Some recipes on the net say to flash also **LazyFlash** or some other **DM Verity Disabler** tool. It seems that it is not longer require with Magisk 19. Infact, during Magisk installation,​ we read a log line stating **Removing dm(avb)-verity in dtb** (see ''/​common/​boot_patch.sh''​ of the SuperSU_installer.zip file). By the way, the LR.Team TWRP image contains also the ''/​supersu/​no-verity-opt-encrypt.zip''​ file into the ramdisk image, which actually is the LazyFlasher installer. **NOTICE**: Some recipes on the net say to flash also **LazyFlash** or some other **DM Verity Disabler** tool. It seems that it is not longer require with Magisk 19. Infact, during Magisk installation,​ we read a log line stating **Removing dm(avb)-verity in dtb** (see ''/​common/​boot_patch.sh''​ of the SuperSU_installer.zip file). By the way, the LR.Team TWRP image contains also the ''/​supersu/​no-verity-opt-encrypt.zip''​ file into the ramdisk image, which actually is the LazyFlasher installer.
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 {{.:​redmi:​redmi-6a_14-mi-unlock-couldnt-unlock.jpg?​direct&​128|Mi Unlock: Delay}} {{.:​redmi:​redmi-6a_14-mi-unlock-couldnt-unlock.jpg?​direct&​128|Mi Unlock: Delay}}
  
 +===== Misc  =====
 +
 +Enter **test mode**: go to dialling screen, then dial **%%*#​*#​64663#​*#​*%%**
 ===== Web References ===== ===== Web References =====
  
doc/appunti/hardware/xiaomi_redmi_6.txt · Last modified: 2019/08/02 18:36 by niccolo