Manually Install MIUI 6 on Xiaomi Mi3 (India)

Xiaomi has already released MIUI 6 update for its Mi3 smartphone but most of the Indian users haven’t yet received update via OTA and hence we are teaching you how to install MIUI 6 manually on your Mi3 phone. Sounds good?

Luckily some developers have already ported out update OTA as downloadable zip which users can download and install manually on their Mi3 without any troubles. The MIUI 6 update KXDMIBL is stable and is a major one which brings new user interface, lot of new features and performance improvements to Xiaomi Mi3 in India. If you have made your mind to install it manually, follow the steps below.

Manually Install MIUI 6 on Xiaomi Mi3 (India)

How to Manually Install MIUI6 on Xiaomi Mi3 (India)


  • Your Xiaomi Xiaomi Mi3 should be 80% or more charged.
  • Make a complete backup of all your important data before you proceed.
  • This tutorial is only meant for Xiaomi Mi3 Indian Variant.

Step by Step Tutorial:

Step 1: Download the MIUI 6 KXDMIBL Stable ROM for your Xiaomi Mi3 Indian variant.

Step 2: Place the downloaded zip on your desktop.

Step 3: Connect your Mi3 to your computer via USB cable.

Step 4: Transfer the downloaded zip to your Mi3 SD card.

Step 5: Once transfer is completed, launch “Updater” app on your Mi3.

Step 6: There, press the Menu button and then select “Select update package” option.

Step 7: Browse for the transferred update and tap on “Update” option which will start the installation on MIUI 6 on your India Xiaomi Mi3 phone.

Once Mi3 is updated, it will reboot. Now you should have Mi3 (India) running on latest MIUI 6.