How to install custom roms On xiaomi Redmi 6a

How to install custom roms On xiaomi Redmi 6a

What is a Custom Rom

The android system which is pre-installed on your device it is called as ‘Stock Rom’. The stock rom gives you less functions on your device.But the developers build custom roms for our device.You can use a custom rom to unlock extra functions on your device.Custom Roms increases Device’s Performance.Lot of custom roms gives you functions that hasn’t enable on stock rom.For an Example:In custom roms you can edit anything ike themes,navigation bar designs.Developers add lot of functions to the custom roms than the stock rom.That’s Why lot of people use Custom Roms in the present.


Don’t you know what is a custom recovery and what is a custom rom?Then, you can read my previous article here.Before you install a custom rom you need to unlock the bootloader of your xiaomi device.If you don’t know how to unlock bootloader read this.

Requirements for a flash custom rom

  • Unlocked Bootloader.
  • Custom Recovery pre installed on your device.
  • Downloaded Rom for your device
  • Gapps package. 

List of Custom Roms for Redmi 6a

  • Linage Os
  • Pixel experience
  • CR droid
  • AEX
  • Evolution X
  • KomdoOS
  • Floko Rom
  • Bootleggers
  • AICP

You can download all roms and recoveris for redmi 6a from

Go to the download site

You can download any rom from here.Then you need to download Gapps for your Device.Download from the following website.

Gapps Downoad

Flashing Custom rom

  • Copy the downloaded rom and Gapps Zips into your sd card.
  • First, power off your device and put into recovery mode.By pressing Volume up and Power Buttons.(Custom Recovery)
  • Go to the wipe menu in twrp home page.Then select Advanced Wipe and Wipe dalvic,Cache,Data and system.
  • Then, Swipe to Wipe.You can follow the below guide.

  • Then go to wipe menu again and perform a Format Data.(This method preserves your device from data encryption)

Format data

  • Then come back to twrp home.Go to install.
  • Select the rom file that you copied into your sd card.
select the rom
start flashing rom


  • After successfully flashing rom go back to the home.
  • The again go to install menu and select GAPPS zip to flashing.
  • After flashing done Gapps you can reboot your phone.
  • First reboot get 10-15 Minutes.

Follow Us On



Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *