Root Xiaomi Redmi 1S Without PC


Here is a post that will help you to root Xiaomi Redmi 1S without pc or computer and use a app that will get the job done instantly without you having to do any thing that takes time. It is just a click away, trust me. And you could probably then head straight away to the tweaks or the things that you were looking forward to do, when you wanted to root the device in the first place. So let us begin.

Before you Root Xiaomi Redmi 1S:

As you proceed, we expect you that you should be knowing about rooting and having a basic knowledge about it’s concepts and the things related to it before you root Xiaomi Redmi 1S, as you should know that what really are do doing and performing on the device, and just not doing and following without knowing anything at all. Below is a small introductory part, which will help the beginners in order to start with the concepts, and help them understand in a sense. So if you are a newbie, you should really look forward to read the part below, it won’t get all your facts straight, but it would give you a start at least. Also on the other hand, if you are a pro and have been rooting the devices since some time now, and really know about all the things related to it, you could probably skip this part of the tutorial.
Android Rooting is a procedure which gives you the special access to the device, which is termed as root access, hence the term rooting. Now this root access allows you to control your device better than ever before. You are able to perform tweaks, and customization with interfering in the default code of android, and also make many other changes in the way your device works, which a default android user simply can’t. In a nutshell you are the super user of the device and are able to control the device the way you want. There is so much to rooting, that I cannot write down all of it, in this same post itself, so if you still want to read more about it, then you can read this detailed post on android rooting here.

Now when you have the power to control the device the way you want, it would be obviously advantageous? Yes, android rooting has many advantages, as you could simply perform a bit of tweaks, and other customizations increasing and improving the performance on the android device, and also making other changes in it. To list a few tweaks that you could perform, on the device, you could overclock processor, install Custom ROMs, Play HD Gamesincrease the internal memory, and also you could increase the RAM.  And not only this, there are many other tweaks possible on your android device as well. To know about more advantages in a detailed and more explanatory way, refer to this guide here.

Not only the advantages, unfortunately android rooting has some disadvantages as well. As no thing in the world is all good and no bad, and so does it go for android rooting. The most well known disadvantages, that many of you also might be knowing about it that when you root an android device, you tend to lose the warranty on the device that has been provided by the manufacturer to you. And there are plenty of other disadvantages of rooting your device as well,which you can read in this post here.

About the Tutorial:

This is a small tutorial on which we will just flash an update package to the device using the stock recovery of the device, that is the Mi Recovery. Now the trick is to place the package in the root folder, which is in open of the internal storage and also rename the package to ‘’. It is comparatively easy and won’t take too much of your time and if you download the package on the device directly you won’t even need a computer for it. Also note that we are not responsible for any damage that might occur to your device, so make sue that you proceed at your own risk.

Read: How to Unbrick your device

Pre Requisites:

These are things that you are required to do before you begin with the procedure to root Xiaomi Redmi 1S without PC, and you need to go through the below mentioned list, and have the things in place. Do not ignore them, as they are somewhat important.

  • First of all, before you begin to root, backup all the data on the device.
  • Rooting does not delete any of the user data, but still it is better to be on the safer side, and back it up before you begin lately.
  • Refer to the guides below in order to help you backup the stuff on the device.
  • Backup and restore Contacts
  • Backup Apps for Unrooted Devices
  • Backup and Restore SMS and WhatsApp Messages
  • Enable the installation of apps from Unknown Sources, which can be done under the Security Settings.
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  • Charge the device to at least 60 percent so that it does not interrupt in the middle of the procedure.
  • Download the files from the download section below.


Download the file from the link below as it is required and highly. Essential for the procedure to root redmi 1s,of course if you are looking forward to root the device with the help of this very tutorial.

How to Root Xiaomi Redmi 1S:

Let us begin the procedure to root redmi 1s after you have downloaded the required files and also gone through the previous sections of the post as they are important and have some value able points to know before you root.

  •  If You haven’t downloaded the file directly to the phone then transfer it to the phone with the help of a USB cable.
  •  Now rename the file to ‘’ and place it in the root of the ad card, which is the internal storage of the device.
  •  Now boot into the stock recovery of the redmi 1s.
  •  That can be done by using the updater app and then choosing the recovery option from it.
  •  Next when you boot in recovery, choose option ‘install to device’.
  •  Confirm the action and wait for the device to successfully flash the package onto the device.
  •  After successful flash reboot the device.
  •  Now head to the Security -> Permission and activate Root permission.
  •  That’s it, we are done. You will have to root access now.

  Read: Things to do after Rooting android device

That’s it, you’re done with it. This was a short tutorial that helped you to root Xiaomi Redmi 1S and if in case you faced any error or any other tutorial related problem, you could contact us and reach out to us in the form of comments below and we would try to get back to you as soon as possible. I hope this helped.

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