Download TWRP custom recovery with Windows-based installer for Xiaomi Mi 5s from direct download link. The one available below is the modded version of TWRP recovery by ZCX. This has been tested to work flawlessly on Mi 5s running latest MIUI 8 and MIUI 9 based on Android 7.0 Nougat. You may need this in order to flash SuperSU and gain root access or to flash many flashable zip package like themes, addon, and mods.
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Team Win Recovery Project is a well-known custom recovery that is compatible for many Android devices. Moreover, apart from its official build, there are also few other modded builds offering more features and better stability.
For those Mi 5s owners, you can download TWRP ZCX from the link below. This build is compatible with MIUI 9. Additionally, the ZCX version offers integrated SuperSU and features new interface theme. Check out the list of all its features below:
- Support for Mi 5s
- ZCX TWRP 3.0.2-X (v20161026)
- SuperSU v2.79 Integrated
- New Interface Theme
- Android 6.0 and 7.0 Data Partition Decryption Support
- sometimes Android 7.0 need to decrypt data partition maually
- Restore Stock Recovery Option
- Device OEM Info
- ROOT only
- MIUI Incremental OTA support
- Hassle-free flashing.
However, you still need to have unlocked bootloader for this recovery to work on your phone properly.
Also read: TWRP v3.0.3 Cofface build for Redmi 4x (with installer).
Thanks to KoHsetGyi, a moderator of MIUI community, for creating a Windows-based installer tool for flashing TWRP onto Mi 5s. Using this tool will simplify the whole process by cutting many geeky steps. Therefore, novice users can easily and confidently use this tool and get TWRP installed. Once your device is connected, all you have to do is pressing any key on your keyboard and the tool will take care the rest.