How to root Redmi 2? Yes, I always root my Android devices. Same apply to Xiaomi Redmi 2 that I have. Luckily, rooting Xiaomi devices is as simple as ABC. Even a person without much technical knowledge can do so too. This native root method is based on Redmi 2 ROM. There is several root files for official China and Global ROM. And it is based on ROM version too. Currently, China ROM version – V126.96.36.199.KHJCNBL, V188.8.131.52.KHJCNCB, V184.108.40.206.KHJCNCD and V220.127.116.11.KHJCNCD are supported. And Global ROM – V18.104.22.168.KHJMIBL, V22.214.171.124.KHJMIBL, V126.96.36.199.KHJMICB, V188.8.131.52.KHJMICD, V184.108.40.206.KHJMICD and V220.127.116.11.KHJMICF. By the way, rooting Xiaomi device does not void warranty. Therefore, feel free to root Redmi 2. Worst case, you need to reinstall everything with Fastboot…
How to root Xiaomi Redmi 2?
- First of all, check your Redmi 2 MIUI ROM version.
- Go to Settings then About Phone to do so.
- Download update file here.
- Put it on your Redmi 2 internal storage root level.
- Go to Tools.
- Launch Updater.
- Press (…) for menu.
- Then click on Choose update package.
- Look for downloaded root file and select it.
- Press Update.
- Confirm by click on Start update.
- You should see Root Access under Permission in Security app.
- That’s it.
Just enable the application that you want to allow root access. With this method, you will still able to retain Mi-Recovery. Else you need to install custom recovery like TWRP or CWM and install SuperSU to root Redmi 2…