How to Manually Install MIUI 6 on Xiaomi Redmi 1s

We are aware of the fact that Xiaomi Redmi 1S owners have been looking forward to OEM to release the stable MIUI 6 update for their phone, but so far no success. Although Xiaomi has released the official MIUI 6 update for Redmi 1S users but that was limited only to developers and not only this, that was only for developers in China. So what about Redmi 1s users across the World? Well, last week Xiaomi released the MIUI 6 for Global users too but that was Beta version.

Instead of again waiting for weeks for Xiaomi to release the final and stable MIUI 6 release for Redmi 1S globally, you can manually install install MIUI 6 on your Redmi 1S phone. Yes, you read exactly right, its possible.

Manually Install MIUI 6 on Xiaomi Redmi 1s

Guide to Manually Install MIUI 6 on Xiaomi Redmi 1S


  • Your Xiaomi Redmi 1S should be 80% or more charged.
  • Make a complete backup of all your important data before you proceed with manually updating your Redmi 1S to MIUI 6.

Step by Step Tutorial:

Step 1: Download the MIUI 6 for your Xiaomi Redmi 1S from here.

Step 2: Place the downloaded zip on your computer desktop.

Step 3: Connect your Redmi 1S to your computer and transfer the download zip to your phone internal storage.

Step 4: Now on your phone, open the “Updater”.

Step 5: Once it is opened, press the Menu button.

Step 6: Select “Select update Package” from there and browse for the transferred downloaded MIUI 6 ROM followed by tapping “Update” option.

The installation process will be now started and it will take few minutes. Once it is completed, reboot your Redmi 1S and enjoy the all new MIUI 6 on your Redmi 1S.