16 Mar 2015

How to install TWRP recovery on Xiaomi redmi 1s armani

Redmi 1s is the best budget device with great specification for the price.If you a taook look at the specification it comes with snapdragon 400 chipset with 1gb ram and 8gb internal storage.The processor is clocked at 1.6ghz is quad core.The processor is actually overclocked snapdragon 400 processor which is supposed to be running at 1.4ghz.As a result the device over heats a lot while playing games or browsing.If you have rooted your redmi 1s and want to install custom roms then you actually recoveries to flash custom roms and kernels.Custom recoveries are essential for flash roms stock recoveries can only flash updates from xiaomi.If you dont know how to install twrp recovery then your are on right place.In this post we will teach you how to install twrp  on xiaomi redmi 1s.
How to install twrp recovery on redmi 1s armani

How to Install TWRP recovery  on xiaomi redmi 1s:

Twrp for redmi 1s armani

Twrp stands for Team Win Recovery project.This a touch based recovery with beautiful interface and with some awesome themes.This is only recovery for which themes are available.Befinifit of using twrp over Clock work mod is the advance restore option where you can restore individual portions of the complete android rom backup.Suppose you have installed a custom kernel and got the device in boot loop instead of restoring whole rom you can actually restore only boot or kernel from the complete android backup.
Multi rom or Dual boot is only possible with twrp recovery.You can actually boot 2  or more roms simultaneously only with modded twrp but the problem is the rom developers should add an extra feature to the kernel so the rom can dual boot with other custom roms.Redmi 1s is officially supported by the Twrp so you need to wait for developers to port the recovery .
If you take loot at the features of the Twrp 2.8 it include full support for selinux 4.3+.You can encrypt backup too.Usb on the go support is also added.You can now install roms,kernels,gapps or any other mods from pendrive using wyp recovery.
You can install twrp on redmi 1s in three ways lets see them one by one.

method 1 using fastboot or adb tools:

twrp for armani

1.Download Xiaomi usb divers and install them.
2.You must have adb or fastboot installed on computer.
3.Download twrp recovery image from Twrp for armani
4.Place the recovery image in the fastboot folder and and rename the recovery with "recovery.img".
5.Power off the device completely.
6.Press and hold volume down and power button simultaneously and the device enters bootloader.
7.Once the device enter bootloader connect the device to computer through usb cable.
8.Now opn fastboot folder and right click you find will an option to open "command prompt here" click on it.
9.Type "fastboot device" and see if your device is detected.
If your device is detected then you are good to go.If not unistall usb drivers and install them again and see if your device is detected.
10.Once detected type the command "Fastboot flash recovery recovery.img".It takes few to flash the recovery.
If you see a message mismatched partition size don't panic.You can enter recovery by choosing the recovery option in Bootloader screen.
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Method 2 by using stock recovery:

This is the easiest way to install twrp recovery on redmi 1s.You can directly use stock recovery to flash the twrp.
1.Download the update.zip and place it in roots of internal storage. i.e don't place it any folders.
2.Power off your device completely.
3.Enter recovery mode by holding Volume up and power at same time.
4.Choose your language and click on update zip.
5.Wait till the update is done and now power of the device.
6.Enter twrp recovery by holding volume up and power up at same time.
You will see twrp installed on your device.

Method 3 using  Twrp official app:

1.This method only works if your device has root access.
2.Download twrp manager app from playstore
3.Open the app and grant super user permissions.
4.Swiping from left you will different options choose install TWRP.And click on choose device name.Scrolling to last you will find TWRP for redmi 1s armani.
5.Click on it and install.
6.Once you have installed recovery reboot to recovery and you will twrp installed.

Final conclusion:

By following the any one of the following method you would be able to install TWRP recovery on redmi 1s armani.Flasing using Mirecovery is the easiest way to install recovery.Once installed make a backup of the existing rom first so that it might come in handy if the device fails to boot after flashing custom roms.
Source: www.xda-developers.com
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