How To Install Stock Android Lollipop 5.0.2 on Xiaomi Mi4

In the event that you just recently purchased the Xiaomi Mi4 Android device and you are interested in  adding the stock Android Lollipop 5.0.2 on your Phone. Here is the detailed guide which you can follow on your new device and enjoy the experience of Stock Android.
All credit goes to the MIUI engineer IVAN, who introduced the most recent form of Stock Android Lollipop 5.0.2 to us.
The ROM comes with google applications, which means you do not need to separately flash Google application with this ROM. The instructions below are pretty straightforward and take a couple of minutes to finish the setup.Before you decide to do this, be sure to make backup of your  Xiaomi mi4 phone first. Then follow the instructing step by step:

How To Install Stock Android Lollipop 5.0.2 on Xiaomi Mi4

How to Install Stock Android Lollipop on Xiaomi Mi4

Step 1. First of all, you need to Download the CWM recovery for the MI 4 once downloaded, then move the zip file into your phone internal storage.

Step 2. Then go over to Setting >Updater or Open Updater App from home screen on your Xiaomi device.

Step 3 Now click on the menu button and then  click “Select update package

Step 4. Once you do that, now pick the recovery file you transferred to your Xiaomi mi4 phone in step one then install it.

Step 5. Once you install it, then Reboot your device.

Step 6. Now you should have CWM recovery is installed on your phone.

Step 7. Now Download the Stock Android Lollipop 5.0.2 for Mi4 [Alternate link]. Then again move the file into your Xiaomi Mi4 phone storage.

Step 8. The reboot your phone into recovery mode. To do this, Go over to Tools > Updater > press Menu key and select ‘Reboot to Recovery mode’.

Step 9. Once in recovery, now pick ‘System1’ in select system to manage.

Step 10. Then click on ‘Wipe data/ factory reset’, You will be asked to confirm, so confirm!.

Step 11. Now pick the ‘Wipe cache partition’ and confirm again.

Step 12. Once you do this, Click on ‘mounts and storage’ then select ‘format /system’ option.

Step 14. Now you will need to pick the zip file you transfer to your phone in step 7. Choose the ROM ZIP file and Install.

Step 15. Wait for it to install then go back to CWM recovery main menu and Reboot your phone by selecting ‘reboot system now’.

When you reboot, your device will take sometime before it finally reboot, since it’s the first time. once it finished rebooting, Then your Xiaomi mi4 should start running on the Stock Android Lollipop 5.0.2.


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