Install TWRP 3.5.1 Custom Recovery on POCO F2 [LMI] [Unofficial]

Install TWRP 3.5.1 Custom Recovery on POCO F2 [LMI] [Unofficial]

TWRP 3.5.1-0 for Xiaomi POCO F2 (lmi) is a stable, free, and community-built custom recovery. TWRP [Team Win Recovery Project] is an open-source software custom recovery image. TWRP is fully touch-supported. TWRP recovery for POCO F2 (lmi) is very flexible and easy to use.  You can neither take stock ROM backup nor install custom ROM in your phone without flashing custom recovery on your POCO F2 (lmi). Here is the Guide to Backup and Restore ROM using Custom Recovery. Custom Recovery is very crucial for advanced development. Before installing a custom recovery on your device, you may need to unlock the bootloader of your phone. All the required files are given below. Read all the steps very carefully.

 

Install TWRP 3.5.1 Custom Recovery on POCO F2 [LMI] [Unofficial]

Install TWRP 3.5.1 Custom Recovery on POCO F2 [LMI] [Unofficial]
TWRP for POCO F2 [LMI]

Recovery Description

Recovery Name: TWRP –  TeamWin Recovery Project

Recovery Version: TWRP 3.5.0-0

Recovery Status:  Stable and Unofficial

Device: Xiaomi POCO M3 [citrus]

Based On: TWRP

Size: 128 MB

Language: English/ Multi-language supported

Source: XDA Forum

 

Recovery Features

  • ADB root.
  • MTP support.
  • Always up-to-date- Based on the latest source of TeamWin Recovery Project (TWRP).
  • Fully touch supported and easy to use interface.
  • Easy and simple to use- Simple material theme with customizations and option to choose the color scheme for better user experience.
  • Backup all partitions – Support for file-based backups will let you backup your wifi passwords, Bluetooth connections, etc.
  • Password protection – First Android recovery on the world with password protection, which protects from unauthorized access to recovery.
  • USB OTG storage support.
  • Other features – Install, Wipe, Backup, Restore, Mount, Settings (change brightness, interface, language, even you can lock your recovery).

 

Known Bug

[NONE]

 

Disclaimer

Modification of your android device such as Rooting or flashing Custom Recovery/Rom/Kernels results to void of the warranty of the device. (We) RaphsonBD and its authors will not responsible for bricked devices / dead SD-card or any damage in your device which is incurred in the process of installing tweaker/ recovery / rom / firmware / rooting / unlocking or any development process the device. We highly advice you to take a backup of your device prior to performing the process. Please do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM, before flashing it! You are choosing to make these modifications. Nevertheless if you need any help, just comments here. We will always pleased to help you.

 

Pre-Requisite / Requirements

You must need a Bootloader unlocked device in order to install any custom recovery in your Xiaomi POCO F2 [LMI].

Presetting Phone
  • Developer Option. Go to your Phone’s Setting > About Phone > Press 5/6 time over the MIUI version to enable the Developer Option.
  • Developer Option > Enable USB Debugging and Enable OEM Unlocking.

 

Downloads

Download all the files in order to install the TWRP Custom Recovery image on your Xiaomi POCO F2 [LMI] from the link below —

 

How to Install TWRP 3.5.1 Custom Recovery on POCO F2 using ADB

  • First, download all the necessary files that are given.
  • Copy and extract the ADB-tools for Windows. I’ve extracted the file in C:\platform-tools, So that it can be easily accessible.
  • Extract the twrp-3.5.1-0-for-poco-f2.zip, where you can find TWRP-3.5.1-lmi.img and vbmeta-lmi.img. Copy this two file on to ADB Binary folder. (e.g.  C:\platform-tools).
  • Go to C:\platform-tools folder and Press and hold the SHIFT key and right-click on an empty space inside this folder.
  • Select ‘Open command window here’ or ‘Open PowerShell window here. ‘
  • Turn off your device. Press the Power button and Volume down ( – ) button at the same time for few seconds to enter ‘Fastboot Mode‘ and connect the phone with your PC with a working USB cable
  • You can also enter the Fastboot/Bootloader mode using the following command in CMD/Powershell with USB Debugging enabled on your phone connected with the PC:
adb reboot bootloader
  • . Enter the following command to make sure that your device is being recognized by Fastboot: Now type —
fastboot devices
  • The command should return a device ID. If not, make sure that you have proper drivers installed.
  • Finally, enter the command below to flash and install TWRP recovery on your POCO F2:
fastboot flash recovery TWRP-3.5.1-lmi.img
  • Wait for the TWRP to be flashed on your POCO F2.
  • You can enter the twrp mode by using the following command —
fastboot reboot TWRP-3.5.1-lmi.img

 

TWRP for POCO F2 [Miui EEA  – EU – Global – Chinese custom ROM]

If you are using Miui EEA – Global -Cn or any custom ROM that doesn’t ship custom vbmeta.

  • The main procedure is the same… Just there is an extra line to execute.
  • Before executing ‘fastboot flash recovery TWRP-3.5.1-lmi.img‘ this line flash the following code:
fastboot --disable-verity --disable-verification flash vbmeta vbmeta-lmi.img
  • After that execute this code:
fastboot flash recovery TWRP-3.5.1-lmi.img
  • Wait for the TWRP to be flashed on your POCO F2.
  • You can enter the twrp mode by using the following command —
fastboot reboot TWRP-3.5.1-lmi.img

 

NOTE:

  • FOR VbMeta – (Version tag will follow vendor, a lower version tag than your vendor does not mean that recovery will not work)
  • If You are using Xiaomi.EU | MIUI or custom Rom? You can enjoy a functional Data Decrypt.

 

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