A detailed step by step guide on how to root M1 A1. Xiaomi launched the Mi A1 smartphone in September 2017. The phone sports a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels. Xiaomi Mi A1 is priced at Rs. 14,999 in India. The Xiaomi Mi A1 is powered by 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone has 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card. In the camera department, the Xiaomi Mi A1 packs a 12-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies. The Xiaomi Mi A1 runs Android 7.1.2 and is powered by a non-removable battery. It measures 155.40 x 75.80 x 7.30 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 168.00 grams. Read ahead to know how to root Mi A1.

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Preparation

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Necessary Downloads

  1. Xiaomi-Mi-A1-CF-Auto-Root.zip: You need to download the CF-Auto-Root file to achieve root on your Mi A1. You can download the same by clicking below:

2. SuperSU App: You can download the SuperSU app from Google Play Store by clicking below. Simply install the app, but do not open. –

SuperSU
SuperSU
Developer: Codingcode
Price: Free

Steps to Root Xiaomi Mi A1 with CF-Auto-Root

  1. Download and unzip “Xiaomi-Mi-A1-CF-Auto-Root.zip”.
  2. Turn off the phone and turn it into fastboot mode by pressing Volume Down + Power.
  3. Connect your phone to your PC via USB cable
  4. Run “root.bat” and read the instructions and terms press enter key continue then press any key to start the process.Xiaomi-Mi-A1-CF-Auto-Root
  5. The phone will auto reboot after complete the process.
  6. Make sure you have the SuperSU app installed.
  7. Done!

If you need any help with any of the steps above, please drop a comment below!