How To Unlock Bootloader Xiaomi Mi A2 (Mi 6X) – Unlock bootloader is a crucial process if you want to have absolute power of your phone. WIth bootloader unlocked, you can so much things like rooting your phone or simply try another ROM. Now, i will guide you to unlock your Mi A2 (Mi 6X) with complete instruction and file to download down below.
Xiaomi finally inaugurated the middle-class smartphone ” Mi 6X ” in China. This smartphone will be present in variant of Android One with name “Mi A2” for global market. In terms of design, Mi 6X is made of aluminum unibody like its predecessor. An antenna line is positioned on the top and bottom side, while the fingerprint scanner is found on the side of the back.
The dual camera module is mounted vertically on the left side, resembling Redmi Note 5 Pro. Mi 6X (Mi A2) is fairly narrow with a thin body, weighing only 166 grams with a dimension of 158.9 x 75.9 x 7.6 mm.
Turning to the specification sector, the Mi 6X (Mi A2) is pretty robust with the Snapdragon 660 chipset from Qualcomm. There are several choices of storage and RAM that can be tailored to the needs. The most standard option is 4GB of RAM with 64GB of memory. Then there is also 6GB RAM with 64GB of memory, and 6GB of RAM with 128GB of memory.
There is also a microSD slot for adding memory if it lacks. The camera matches a 12 megapixel Sony IMX486 sensor and a 20 megapixel Sony IMX376 sensor. Aperture of each F/1.75 with pixel width 1.25 and 1.0. The camera is claimed to be able to produce beautiful photos in all conditions, as well as enabling a qualified bokeh effect for the portrait mode.
Mi 6X (MI A2) became the first middle-class device from Xiaomi that eliminated the 3.5mm headphone jack connection. Too bad, the NFC connection feature also not embedded. Some other features and specifications include “Face Lock” support, a 3.010 mAh battery, and an Android 8.1 Oreo operating system with MIUI 9.5 interface for Mi6X.
For Mi A2, it should be pure Android OS from Google. Mi 6X is available in five color variants, include Black, Gold, Rose Gold, Blue and Red. The price starts from 253 US dollars (4GB / 64GB), 285 US dollars (6GB / 64GB), and 316 US dollars (6GB / 128GB). Not yet clear when this device will be present for MiFans all over the world.
How to Unlock Bootloader Xiaomi Mi A2 (Mi 6X)
At first, you will need a driver to connected Mi A2 (Mi 6X) to PC so your PC can read the phone. You can download the USB drivers here, after download completed, you can install it to your PC.
Then open official website to unlock bootloader for your Xiaomi phone here, use your Mi account that now sign in at your phone that want to unlocked. You can choose “Unlock Now” to start the process.
Next, you will asked to login, so login to your Mi Account which bound to your wanna unlocked phone. If you see the site on Chinese language, you can scroll down a bit to find an English option. Now, you should input your email / phone number / Mi account ID and your password, click Sign In if you’re done.
After you successfully sign in, you will getting couple of question like your ID, name and phone number.
Make sure to fill everything with real data, especially the phone number because Xiaomi will use that number to text verification code to unlock your Mi A2 (Mi 6X). Another instruction and link to download unlock tool also will sent to your number via text.
Don’t forget to fill the reason you want to unlocked your phone.
If everything is complete, all you can do next is to wait until Xiaomi give you a text that granted your permission to unlock your phone. You can download an unlock tool from text that Xiaomi sent to you. After file downloaded, you can open it and wait until Mi Unlock open.
After that, make sure to agree all of Terms that Xiaomi offer and login to your Mi account that you requested to unlocked before. Mi Unlock then will check if your account has given the permission to unlock or not. If your account really been granted, then you will be redirected to unlock bootloader page. like this picture below.
You can turn off your phone now and go to fastboot mode by hold volume down and power button together. You can see a bunny picture if successfully go in fastboot mode.
Connect your phone to PC now and wait your PC to recognize your Mi A2 (Mi 6X).