First off all, rooting Xiaomi Redmi 4X (Santoni) will not erase user data, but if your Xiaomi Redmi 4X is not unlocked – do the backup, because the unlocking will restore factory settings.
If you want to root Redmi 4X – you’ll need:
After preparation, follow the step-by-step guide on how to root Xiaomi Redmi 4X.
Before rooting Xiaomi, be sure that your device has unlocked bootloader. Follow this guide how to root Xiaomi:
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This unlock bootloader method works on all Xiaomi smartphones. The only exception to unlocking the Xiaomi bootloader is that on some phones you first need to install a weekly firmware build. In the article below you can find firmware version that fit your smartphone model.
A preparation for unlock Xiaomi bootloader:
Done! Once your application is approved by Xiaomi, you will receive SMS message with the following content. You have almost reached your goal, you just need to unlock bootloader Xiaomi.
To unlock bootloader Xiaomi with official tool follow instruction:
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