Here’s a small and very basic instruction on how you can install Vulkan API on your Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Snapdragon (Mido) smartphone. Please note, this version is only for Android 7 ROM version. Already have Vulkan installed? Share your benchmarks in the comments below.

How to install Vulkan API on Redmi Note 4X Snapdragon

  1. Download Vulkan API for Redmi Note 4X Snapdragon (find link below).
  2. Boot into TWRP Custom Recovery and install downloaded archive.
  3. Go to “system/vendor/lib/hw/” and change “vulkan msm89*” to “vulkan msm8953”.
  4. Then go to “lib64/hw” and again change “vulkan msm89*” to “vulkan msm8953”.
  5. Reboot your phone and check if everything is ok.
  6. You can now use the Antutu Benchmark to test your device performance with Vulkan API.