How to Install MIUI 6 ROM on YU Yureka

Heard of the new smartphone Brand YU? YU has recently made its entry to smartphone market with its stunning, gorgeous and powerful flagship call YU Yureka. Yes, it’s a name of smartphone and not any Japanese martial art. Packed with amazing Quad-core 1.7 GHz processor, 2 GB of RAM, 13 Megapixels of camera and stunning 5.5 inches display, the phone has received lot of appreciation from Android folks.

Install MIUI 6 ROM on YU Yureka

YU Yureka comes with CyanogenMod 11S (Android 4.4.4 KitKat) to give users a simple, minimal yet eye catching experience. Though CyanogenMod is famous for its simplicity and stunning user interface, yet it is nothing when compared with Xiaomi MIUI Rom which is entirely a thing that looks out of this World. If you have similar remarks about MIUI ROM, then good news for you is that MIUI 6 ROM is now available for Micromax YU Yureka.

Please note that this guide is only meant for YU Yureka and installing this ROM on other device other than mentioned one can result in bricking of your device which can be very disappointing.

Pre-Requirements

  • First and most important thing is to have backup of all your data. We highly recommend all our readers to backup all their important data before proceeding with tutorial.
  • Make sure you have properly installed your phone USB drivers on your computer.
  • Enable the USB Debugging Mode from Settings –> Developer Options.
  • Last but not least, make sure the battery is fully charged before you proceed to install MIUI 6 ROM on your YU Yureka.

Files Required

Steps to Install MIUI 6 ROM on YU Yureka

Step 1: As usual, the first step is downloading the required files. Once done with downloading, proceed to next step.

Step 2: Connect your YU Yureka smartphone to your computer via USB cable and transfer the download file to SD card.

Step 3: Turn Off your mobile and then boot it to recovery mode by pressing “Volume Up + Power Buttons” simultaneously.

Step 4: Now in recovery mode, you can navigate with volume buttons and for selection, use the power button.

Step 5: First do the factory reset/full wipe.

Step 6: Select the Mounts and Storage option and apply below operations:

mount /system

unmount /data

unmount /cache

unmount /persist

unmount /firmware

mount /storage/sdcard1

Step 7: Now go with Format /system.

Step 8: Next you need to select “Install zip from SD card” and browse for the transferred file.

Step 9: Simply follow the on screen instructions and proceed with flashing process of MIUI 6 ROM on YU Yureka.

Step 10: When installation is completed, go back to main recovery menu and select “Reboot system now” and proceed.

Please note that your YU Yureka might take longer than usual time to boot for the first time after MIUI 6 ROM installation.

That’s it. You are done with installation of latest MIUI 6 Android  4.4 KitKat  on your YU Yureka smartphone.