Install Custom ROM Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

If you have a rooted Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, you can install a custom ROM Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. It’s an easy procedure and you can easily update your phone with a ROM of your choice.

In case you are yet to root Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, try this easy tutorial here.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

After you install a custom ROM, your Android phone changes for good. Your regular Xiaomi Note 4 phone will become something special that others will envy. Have a look at some of the capabilities of your re-branded phone with a custom ROM.

  • Entirely new look
  • Full customizable interface
  • Insanely easy to install/remove apps
  • Install apps from Play Store or from APK files
  • Go beyond the regular Android options
  • Strip crapload of apps by uninstalling them
  • Power up the phone by using a CPU-friendly kernel
  • Achieve better battery performance by opting for a battery-friendly kernel
  • Step up your CPU using various Android apps

To put simply, you are going to have total control over your Android phone. You will become the super admin and you will have an OS that is customizable in the true sense.

What else do you want from Xiami Red Note 4?

Take a few minutes out and learn how to install a custom ROM Xiaomi Redme Note 4.

If you are someone like me, you want ROM installation procedure broken down into easy steps. So that’s exactly what you are going to get here. Start with the first step, complete it entirely, and move on to the next step. It’s that easier.

Let’s start with the first step.

install custom ROM

Step 1: Check root status of your device

The only way to install custom ROM Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 is to root the phone. If you haven’t rooted your phone yet, head over to my earlier tutorial on rooting below.


In case you are unsure whether your phone is rooted or not, simply download a ‘root verify’ app from Google Play Store. Run the app and note the root status. If it says you have a rooted phone, move to the next step. Otherwise, follow the rooting tutorial from above link and go to step 2 when you have a rooted phone.

Step 2: Make a backup and boot into recovery mode

Now you need to make a backup of your phone. You can create the backup using any app of your choice. TWRP also lets you create a backup in the recovery mode.

Once you have done the backup part, boot your phone into recovery mode. You need to hold Power and Volume Down button together to go to recovery mode and follow the next step.

Step 3: Install the ROM

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

It’s time to install the ROM. From Recovery menu, find ‘swipe to factory reset’ at the bottom of the screen. After resetting the phone, tap on ‘Install’ from recovery menu and browse to the location of custom ROM that you want to install on your Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 phone.

If you don’t have a custom ROM file (it’s a ZIP file), then head over to our custom ROMs section and download a custom ROM Xiaomi Redmi Note 4.

After installing the custom ROM, be sure to do ‘wipe cache/dalvik’ from recovery menu. It’s at the bottom of the screen.

Step 4: Install Gapps

Install Gapps

When you install custom ROM Xiamoni Redmi Note 4, you don’t install Gapps. However, you need these apps for many basic tasks on Android, including Play Store.

You can download Gapp from this link.

Once downloaded, go to recovery mode on your phone and tap on ‘Install’. It should bring up the browse screen. Select the Gapps file (zip format) you just downloaded. Since you might have downloaded the file on a PC, be sure to move it to your SD card so that you can access it using your phone.

After you click ‘Install’, it should take a few seconds to complete the process.

Step 5: Enjoy your renewed phone

You guessed it right. You are all done. Now it’s time to turn your phone into the gadget of your dreams. Here are some exciting ROMs to try on this phone. They will change the way you use your Redmi device.


LineageOS ROM


Darkness Redefined

Cypher OS

Try all these ROMs and see how you fall in love with Android OS and it’s ability to let you customize. It’s simply incredible.



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