How To Root Xiaomi Redmi 1s

Redmi-1s root and unroot
Requisites :-
1 – The Phone Redmi 1s [Indian versions supported]
2 – Some basic knowledge about recovery
3 -Download Attachment

4 – PatienceThe PROCESS

1- Download the attachment “update.zip” and place it in the INTERNAL storage of Redmi 1s

2 – Download the SuperSU zip and place it in EXTERNAL sdcard

3 – Go to updater app -> options menu -> reboot to recovery

4 – In the recovery menu choose english (volume buttons will help )

5 – Apply Update to system (something like that), confirm it using volume buttons and power button

6 – Reboot System

7 – After the boot completes go to the updater app again and reboot to recovery (ref step 3)

8 – Well you have Philz recovery loaded within no time and if you have used this recovery before in any other phone then its easy

8.1 – If you are doing it for first time, Use power button and volume button for selection and navigation – install zip ->Choose zip from external_sd (some times sdcard1) -> navigate down and choose the zip and say yes if prompted (All using power button(selection) and volume buttons(navigation)

9 – After flashing completes -> reboot system -> say yes for fixing recovery

10 – done!!! enjoy your rooted redmi 1s

Warrning – you will lose stock recovery, your apps and data wont be hurt

UPDATE VIA OTA SUPPORTED!!!

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FOR UNROOT 

Unrooting And OTA updates

Unrooting – – IMPORTANT TO OTA UPDATE

Use the superSU app’s in-built settings to unroot it

OTA updates

Your OTA updates wont break if u root it, And you dont Have to Unroot to update!!

To do OTA update, open updater app and download the update and update normally, the update will go good in 15 minutes!, This means Updater app is compatible with this custom recovery, nothing to fear!!

Source : xda developers

Ravindra Paradhi

Engineer & Blogger.

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