Upgrade to MIUI 10 Developer ROM from Stable ROM without unlocking the bootloader

Mi fans can now enjoy the MIUI 10 before the official stable release.The good news is that it doesn’t involve unlocking your boot-loader of fast-booting. Below is the step by step process of installing the MIUI 10.

Why MIUI 10:

Whats new with MIUI 10

  • Software optimized AI-Portraits in single camera
  • Whole new design and new notification shade
  • Faster than MIUI9
  • Nature sounds all over system

Supported devices:

  • Redmi 5A
  • Redmi Y1 Lite
  • Redmi Note 5 Pro
  • Redmi Y1
  • Redmi 5
  • Redmi Note 5
DeviceSuggested Stable ROM Version
Redmi 5AV9.6.2.0.NCKMIFD
Redmi Note 5 ProV9.5.19.0.OEIMIFA
Redmi Y1V9.5.10.0.NDKMIFA
Redmi Y1 LiteV9.5.10.0.NDFMIFA
Redmi 5V9.6.3.0.NDAMIFD
Redmi Note 5V9.6.4.0.NEGMIFD

Prerequisite before Upgrading:

As a concern of losing your data back up your device first, as it will wipes user partition data.

Download the recovery Rom form below for your model

Make sure the battery is charged above 60% or connected to charger.


Open the “Settings – about phone – system updates –Press three dots – choose update package” , select the Rom package downloaded above.

Reboot the device when asked. Once the reboot is complete you will be greeted to MIUI 10 start up screen.

Mobile models and their Download links:

Redmi 5A 8.8.16

Recovery ROM 1282M c9d384d92c9b27bb368a087d59b3285b

Redmi Y1 LITE 8.8.16

Recovery ROM 1266M 6374013e2150c1e1d7245de8e091d190

Redmi YI 8.8.16

Redmi 5 8.8.16

Recovery ROM 1415M 0b477e1eb9bd4e9783ea8d232c8964ff

Redmi Note 5 8.8.16

Recovery ROM 1417M 99cc382985b53a3f4ab7acec16e86c2d

-Redmi Note 5 Pro

Recovery ROM | NA- Click here to download the ROM

Note: Do a backup of your media,apps before proceeding as your user data partition is wiped causing to lose data.