How To Use XiaoMiTool V2 For Xiaomi Firmware?

Having problems with your phone and can’t flash Xiaomi via air or MiFlash? Perhaps you will help XiaoMiTool V2. We tell you why you need and how to use XiaoMiTool V2 for Xiaomi firmware!

What is XiaoMiTool? Where to download XiaoMiTool V2?

XiaoMiTool is an alternative Xiaomi phone flasher, from the developer Francesco Tescari. The main advantage of the utility, unlike Mi Flash:

  • Multi-mode – Xiaomi firmware in ADB sideload and fastboot mode
  • Download official firmware from the program interface or select from a computer and install on the phone
  • Download custom firmware from the program interface (, lineages and others) or select from a computer and install on the phone
  • Install TWRP Recovery or root rights manager, Magisk

The utility is completely free and you can download XiaoMiTool V2 from the official site. There are versions of the program for Windows, Ubuntu, and macOS.

How to use, how to flash using XiaoMiTool V2?

I hope there shouldn’t be any problems installing the Xiaomitool v2 program, so let’s proceed directly to its use.

After the first launch, you will need to agree to the use of the utility and then select the region.

Then you will be taken to the main interface of the utility consisting of two operating modes:

  • My device works normally. I want to mod it.
  • My device is bricked. I want to unbrick it.

Variant My device is bricked. I want to unbrick it. (with Fastboot image) does not work yet, but it is not needed yet.


“My device works normally. I want to mod it. ” and continue.

If you have not connected the phone, then most likely you will get this window:

This means that you need to enable “USB debugging“, connect to the computer, and then ” authorize ” on the phone. Click on “Search again.”

!!! If the phone is in “brick” mode, then restart the phone in Sideload mode by holding down the “power” button and “volume up” by 10 – 15, and then select “Connect with Miassistant”.

Choose a phone and press “Select”

XiaoMiTool v2 will start collecting information about the phone, you don’t need to do anything, just wait until a new window opens

You are at the finish line! In order to update your Xiaomi phone or return it from eternal download, select Official Xiaomi ROM.

XiaoMitool v2 will offer you available firmware to download or install an already downloaded to your computer. Then Xiaomi firmware will start automatically!

If you already have Xiaomi bootloader unlocked, then you can install fresh custom firmware by selecting “Custom ROM, not official”, or install custom recovery or install root.

Still, have questions? Write them in the comments.