How to Flash TWRP Recovery and Root Xiaomi Redmi 2

Tested on my Redmi 2 (2014817)(Malaysian) Also compatible for Redmi 2/Prime (2014813/2014818)(Indian)Screenshot_2015-10-13-01-00-52

Rooting an Android phone gives full power and it is not that hard!

  1. Download these 2 files and put them in Internal Storage.
  2. Now Open Updater App in your phone and click on Menu and choose Choose “Choose Update Package” and select the TWRP file ( Now your phone will reboot into Recovery. (newly installed TWRP Recovery)

    NOTE: If your phone reboots automatically after installing TWRP recovery, thats OK. Just Open Updater App and Boot into Recovery Mode and Proceed to Step 3.Screenshot_2015-10-12-22-01-06


  3. If you did not reboot after Step 2 but TWRP was successfully installed, just go back and click Install again and select (Super SU root app).
  4. Click on Reboot System after SuperSU is installed.Screenshot_2015-10-13-01-51-24
  5. Verify that your Phone is rooted. Download this app from PlayStore to check for Root Access –