Hello, dear Mac OS users! Here you’ll find tutorial about how to install ADB and fastboot driver on your Mac device and then flash TWRP Custom Recovery on your Redmi Note 4 MTK phone.

Install ADB Drivers on MacOS and flash TWRP on Redmi Note 4 MTK

How to enable USB Debugging

Don’t forget to enable USB-debugging in “Developer options”.

  1. Download the latest version of Platform Tools for Mac OS: platform-tools-latest-darwin.zip
  2. Unpack download archive and copy files by using the following commands (or you can manually move the files to /bin):
    cd /Users/!username!/Downloads/platform-tools
    sudo cp fastboot adb /bin
  3. Download TWRP Custom Recovery for your phone model. Here’s TWRP Custom Recovery for Redmi Note 4 MTK: recovery.img
  4. Enable USB-Debugging in “Developer options”.
  5. Now we are going to flash custom recovery by typing the following lines:
    adb reboot bootloader
    cd /Users/!username!/Downloads
    fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
  6. Now disconnect your phone from USB and reboot by pressing the “Power” button. After vibration signal, release the power button and press “Volume Up”, keep holding until TWRP starts.
  7. Now you can confirm system partition changes and install SuperSU or reboot into system.