Steps for Flashing/Unbrick Redmi Note 3 (Snapdragon Version):-
Please be noted I will not take any responsibility for anything happened to your device.
Important: – Before flashing it is advised to take the backup of data and make sure that your phone battery is charged enough.
Note: This Method will work with every ROM, Upgrade/Downgrade, Locked BL/Unlocked BL. Don’t ask queries before reading the whole guide.
You need to Start your Phone in Download Mode.(Not Fastboot Mode)
Turn on USB debugging, Go to Settings — About Phone –> Touch 7 times on “MIUI version” to Enable Developer Options.Now got to Settings – Additional Settings – Developer Options –> USB debugging.
Enable USB Debugging and Connect to PC.
Now Phone is Connected as ADB. Check Device Manager for Below:-
1. Download the ADB files from adb.zip (632.01 KB, Downloads: 152810)
2. Unzip the folder and go to the folder location and check for these files.
3. Type cmd and press Enter, Command Prompt will open.
4. Type these Commands
- adb devices
Copy the Code
- adb reboot edl
Copy the Code
Note: The command is “EDL”
Phone will enter in download Mode with Red Led.
5.Open Device Manager and Phone will be detected as QHUSB_BULK.
6. Choose Browse My Computer for Driver Software
7. Choose the Path of Xiaomi Folder. Most of users will find it like this.
Note:- If Folder does not exist , Install MI Flash (Link below) first.Update : For latest Version Path Changed to C:\XiaoMi\XiaoMiFlash
Win 64 bit C: \ Program Files (x86) \ Xiaomi \ MiPhone \ Qualcomm \ Driver
8. Choose Install this Driver Software anyway.
7. Wait till driver installation successful.
10. The driver will be installed Sucessfully and you can see added in Ports as Qualcomm HS-USB.
DOWNLOAD FLASH FILE REDMI NOTE 3
Download MIUI 22.214.171.124 Global Stable ROM for Redmi Note 3
(File Extension with .Zip file is Recovery ROM, .tgz or .tar file is Fastboot ROM)
You can download latest from here, Old Rom can be downloaded from Redmi Note 3 Rom Section
a. Open the ROM folder and find Rawprogram0.xml and edit it with Notepad++
b. Remove/delete the line and save the file.
Remove the cable and keep Power Button pressed until it Vibrates.
The Device will start, wait until completion, it can take up to 10 Minutes.
Anyone facing “Reached the end of the file.(0x80070026: Receiving hello packet)”Reboot the PC to Solve it.