Force EDL mode on Xiaomi Mi 6 | Unbrick flash guide

Xiaomi Mi 6

The release of Xiaomi Mi 6 he was greeted enthusiastically by the large developer community fans of the Chinese brand that, almost immediately, started working on the very desired flagship phone to allow the installation of custom mods and ROMs. The modding field on the other hand is not without dangers and, immediately, the need was felt to find a procedure that allows the unbrick of the device and the flash of an original ROM in case something goes wrong.

In the past on the terminals Xiaomi with SoC Snapdragon the possibility of carrying out the unbrick has always been guaranteed by the use of the EDL mode together with the software We Flash. The latest firmware released by the Chinese giant, however, have bloccato the easiest ways of access to this mode, fortunately leaving open the hardware of the testpoints.

Xiaomi Mi 6

Force EDL mode on Xiaomi Mi 6 | Unbrick flash guide

In today's guide we will show you how to force the mode HS-USB QDloader 9008, known more commonly as EDL, to allow the flash el 'unbrick di Xiaomi Mi 6. Unfortunately, the procedure requires that two pins on the contact are put in contact motherboard of the telephone and therefore the partial disassembly of the device. Before proceeding, it will therefore be necessary to use a suction cup to remove the back cover and a precision screwdriver.

IMPORTANT: The procedure described in this guide presents complex operations that, if performed incorrectly, could damage your device. It is recommended to run only by users who have gained a good experience in modding Android. The staff of GizChina.it will not be held responsible for any damage to the device.

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