How to Root Poco F1 and Install TWRP Recovery [No Data Loss]

Xiaomi Poco F1 is the most popular budget flagship smartphone. Everyone is loving the phone because of its flagship specifications with a budget. And good news for the Poco f1 users that the Official TWRP Recovery is now available for the device. So now rooting Xiaomi Poco F1 is more simple and effective. Here you will learn how to root Xiaomi Poco F1 and Install TWRP Recovery on Poco F1.

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The one and only tool which is used especially for rooting called Magisk is going to be the main tool for this process. Rooting Xiaomi Poco F1 will give you more control on the phone and you can enhance the gaming and multitasking performance. Poco F1 is a gaming beast with Snapdragon 845 SoC and 6GB RAM. Imagine the performance after rooting the gaming beast. Yes, of course, you can do a lot more than only gaming like installing Dolby Atmos, Fixing issues will be easier, customizing phone within seconds, and most important of all is sticking to the latest Android version.

The guide is divided into two simple steps, first installing TWRP Recovery on Poco F1 and then Rooting Xiaomi Poco F1 using Magisk. Clearly, with these two steps, you will also get to learn how to Install Magisk on Poco F1. Make sure to download the required content from the links given below.


Install TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Poco F1

To root Poco F1 first we need to install TWRP Recovery. So read this section to Install TWRP Recovery on your Xiaomi Poco F1. Download Magisk Zip file on your phone which will help you to root your phone after installing TWRP Recovery.

  1. Download Platform tools and extract it. And then Download TWRP Recovery and place it in the extracted Platform-tools folder.install twrp on poco f1
  2. Also, download and store on your Phone.
  3. In Poco F1 Open Settings and go to About Phone. And continuously tap on MIUI Version (for Poco F1) until it says you are now a developer.
  4. Go back to Settings and find Additional Settings and open it. Now in Additional Settings choose Developer option and finally Enable USB Debugging.
  5. Once USB debugging enabled connect Poco F1 with PC via USB Cable.
  6. In PC, go to the Platform-tools folder where TWRP Recovery image is located. Inside the folder, press Shift+Right click on an empty area and select “Open Powershell window here“.install twrp on poco f1
  7. Type the following command to boot Poco F1 into Fastboot or Bootloader Mode. You can also use shortcut keys to boot into bootloader mode.
    • adb reboot bootloader
  8. After entering the command a popup will appear asking for USB Debugging permission. Allow USB Debugging by taping on OK.
  9. To check the device is connected or not, enter the following command:
    • fastboot devices
  10. If it shows an ID means your device is connected and you can move to the next step.
  11. To Install TWRP recovery on Poco F1, enter the following command. But remember that the twrp-3.x.x-x-beryllium is the name of the image file and so if you have an image with a different name then type that one.
    • fastboot flash recovery twrp-3.x.x-x-beryllium.img
  12. After installing the TWRP Recovery on Poco F1 boot your phone into TWRP Recovery by entering the following command:
    • fastboot flash recovery twrp-3.x.x-x-beryllium.img
  13. In TWRP Recovery go to Install and select and swipe to install it.install twrp on poco f1
  14. Go back to the TWRP home and select Reboot and then choose Reboot to Recovery.install twrp on poco f1
  15. That’s it! You have successfully installed TWRP Recovery on your Xiaomi Poco F1 permanently.

After installing TWRP Recovery, you are ready to root your gaming beast Poco F1 with Magisk Zip. You can also flash different custom ROMs for your phone using TWRP Recovery.

Steps to Root Xiaomi Poco F1

  1. Download and store Magisk Zip on your Poco F1.
  2. Turn off your Phone and Boot into TWRP Recovery (Press and hold Vol up + power button).
  3. Go to Install and locate Magisk Zip to root poco f1
  4. Swipe the slider to confirm to root poco f1
  5. Wait for few seconds to install Magisk.
  6. Reboot into to root poco f1
  7. Hurray, Your Xiaomi Poco F1 is now rooted without any data loss.

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So this was an easy and quick guide on How to Root Poco F1 without losing phone data. I hope that the guide is helpful to you and share with others who want to root their Poco F1 without Data loss.

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Ashutosh singh

Computer Science graduate and tech enthusiast. Love testing new tech gadgets ever since my first windows phone from Samsung. Working as a technical writer for more than five years, and I believe I have also developed good SEO skills. In my spare time, I like watching movies, and playing games.

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