Reflash Xiomi RedMi Note 3 Pro 📱

Updating Redmi Note 3 Pro firmware may solve missed Google play store (play market) on your device, or replace Chinese not localized programs with English versions. This guide covers how to fix common issues during flashing process like Critical partition flashing is not allowed ⛔.

First, determine what firmware version you need, here is the list:

How to distinguish models with MTK and Snapdragon processor:

MTK has different sim-card holder:

Also МТК is Octa-Core and Snapdragon is Hexa-Core. My Xiomi redmi Note 3 Pro had Snapdragon so I downloaded MHOMIDI

Firmware for fastboot mode which we will use can be downloaded on mi.com

🔨 Install the utility which we will use MiFlash20160401.zip. Then Run, Browse unpacked firmware (on windows you may unpack tgz with 7zip):
Backup important files from your phone and delete all unnecessary staff.

Now enter fastboot mode:
1. Power off your device
2. Holding Volumie Down button press power button. Then yuu should see next:

3. Now connect phone to PC
4. Press Refresh button on MiFlash

Now ready to press "Flash".

How to fix remote critical partition flashing is not allowed

If you faced a failed "Critical Partition Flashing not allowed" message, try next:

  1. Get fastboot_edl.zip
  2. On Windows, Extract zip to some folder
  3. Run edl.cmd, bunny will dissapear, now try run Flashagain
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Mar 26, 2017
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