How to install MIUI 10 global Beta in Xiaomi smartphones

Xiaomi has released the global public BETA ROM. If you didn’t register as developer, you might not got the OTA update of the beta ROM. Let us see how to install MIUI 10 global BETA rom in your Xiaomi smartphones.

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Supported devices and downloads

How to

Pre-requisites

  1. Take a complete back up of your device including media and contacts
  2. Make sure your battery is more than 65%
  3. Remove any lock security like pattern or fingerprint
  4. Download Mi flash tool from  here
  5. Download the fastboot ROM for your device from the above link and keep it in your PC
  6. Make sure you’ve unlocked your smartphone’s bootloader (Here is the simple guide to unlock bootloader)
  7. Download and install ADB/Fastboot in your PC. (Here is the simple guide to install Fastboot/ADB)

Flashing MIUI 10

  • The downloaded Fastboot ROM will be in zipped format. Extract the ROM in your PC
  • Switch off your device now. Once the device is completely switched off, Press and hold the power and volume button at the same time for 5 to 10 secs. This will boot your device into fastboot.
  • Now connect your phone from to the PC using standard USB cable
  • Open Flash tool and click refresh button. It should detect your phone and display your device ID. (If not , you may have to install the Mi drivers)
  • Now press “Clean ALL” in the right bottom of your MI tool (refer below image)
  • Click on Select and browse to the folder where you have extracted the fastboot ROM and click Flash
  • This wil start flashing your device with MIUI 10 Global Beta. This may take upto 3-5 mins.
  • Make sure the device is not disconnected from PC while flashing
  • Once the flashing is completed, the device will reboot into MIUI 10.

That is it! Congratulations, your device will run on all new AI based MIUI 10 global BETA.