In this post you’ll find a full list of TWRP Custom Recovery versions currently released for Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 MTK (NIKEL, RN4, HMNote4) phone. Please, pay attention that you’ll need to officially unlock bootloader on your Redmi Note 4 MTK phone before you can flash TWRP Custom Recovery on your device.

Download and install TWRP Custom Recovery on Redmi Note 4 MTK

You can install TWRP and root your Redmi Note 4 MTK phone only after unlocking bootloader. There’s no other way around. Basically, all you have to do is to request the official unlock permission from MIUI. It could take from a few hours up to a few weeks. After you’ve successfully unlocked your phone, TWRP installation and rooting will take around 5-10 minutes.

TWRP 3.1.0.1 for Redmi Note 4 MTK (Nikel)

TWRP Custom Recovery version developed by Geoanto555 from MIUI Hellas team.

Source | Download: twrp_nikel_3.1.0-1_miui-hellas_new-screen.img

TWRP 3.1.0 for Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 MTK

Developed by jemmini.

Download: recovery.img

To enable root on your Redmi Note 4 MTK install this SuperSU version via TWRP Custom Recovery: SR3-SuperSU-v2.79-SR3-20170114223742.zip

TWRP 3.0.3 for Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 MTK

Developed by jemmini.

Download: recovery.img

Flasher Toolkit – TWRP 3.0.2 and ROOT Universal Tool for Redmi Note 4 MTK

The complete and very easy to use tool to flash TWRP Custom Recovery and easily root your Redmi Note 4 MTK phone with a few simple steps. Below you’ll find a short tutorial on how to use this tool.

Latest version of Flasher Toolkit for NIKEL: FLASHER TOOLKIT NikelV3.zip

Minimal ADB & Fastboot v1.4.1: minimal_adb_fastboot_v1.4.1_setup.exe

BETA-SuperSUv2.78 SR1 (root): SR1-SuperSU-v2.78-SR1-20160915123031.zip

Only recovery: ZCX-TWRP-3.0.2-X-REDMI_NOTE4-MTK_Nikel-16.11.18.img

How to use Flash Toolkit and Install TWRP on Redmi Note 4 MTK (NIKEL)

Here’s a short step-by-step tutorial on how to use Flash Toolkit:

  1. Download and install minimal_adb_fastboot_v1.4.1_setup.exe
  2. Optionally download SR1-SuperSU-v2.78-SR1-20160915123031.zip and copy “Download” folder on your phone in case you want to enable root.
  3. Turn on your phone and connect to PC via USB-cable.
  4. Download and unpack FLASHER TOOLKIT NikelV3.zip
  5. Now find FLASHER TOOLKIT Nikel.bat file and select “Open as administrator”.
  6. Now you’ll see a menu with different options, to flash ZCX TWRP 3.0.2-X follow the insctructions on the screen.
  7. When installation is finished you can change the language of TWRP from the main menu.
  8. To enable OTA, go to “Settings” menu and select Support “MIUI-OTA” and “Disable Boot-System DMI-Verify”. Now you’ll need to flash Global or China ROM once again, so that OTA updates could work.
  9. To enable root with Flash Toolkit go to TWRP main menu > Advanced and select SuperSU. Now follow the simple instruction and enable root on your Redmi Note 4 MTK phone. Otherwise you can download and install SuperSU .zip archive from the links above.

TWRP 3.0.2-2 Cofface for Redmi Note 4 MTK

Developed by Cofface.

Bug fixes:

  1. Touchscreen issue is now fixed.
  2. “flash too large error” bug is fixed.
  3. “Data” partition encryption is now supported.

Download: cofface_twrp_nikel_recovery1124.img

AOSP 6.0 Custom Recovery for Redmi Note 4 MTK

Official Thread | Download: cofface_recovery_nikel_6.0.1.img

Redmi Note 4 MTK Stock Recovery – Developer ROM 7.2.9

Here’s a download link for Redmi Note 4 MTK (NIKEL) stock recovery which is extracted from Official MIUI Developer ROM 7.2.9.

Download: recovery.img