How To Install MIUI 8 on Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus

Good News for all Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus owners. Now you can enjoy MIUI 8 on Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus. MiUi is one of the best Custom ROM out there for all Android Fan. MiUi is a Custom ROM developed by Chinese firm Xiaomi for all Android device from the Community developer in MIUI Forum. MIUI is also pronounced and known as “Me You I”, where UI is known as User Interface.

How To Install MIUI 8 on Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus

Follow this simple step by step guide to Install MIUI 8 on Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus. This is a port of MIUI 8 for Moto G4/Plus users. Unofficial Stable MIUI 8 developed by jhenrique09, Senior Member of XDA forum. The ROM is pretty stable and can be used as a daily drive. To install the MIUI 8 on Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus, your phone must have a Custom Recovery Called TWRP Recovery or any CWM Recovery. To know more about how to install TWRP Recovery, Check our Custom Recovery section.

This ROM is based on CyanogenMod 13 which comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. MIUI 8 comes with many preloaded features and the update comes every weak. To install, Follow the below guide on How To Install MIUI 8 on Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus.

PRE-REQUISITE TO INSTALL MIUI 8 for Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus

  1. This will work on Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus Device, Don’t Try this in Any other device
  2. Charge your phone up to 80% or 70%
  3. You will loose the original ROM or any CUSTOM ROM if you already installed on your phone. So make sure to Backup your phone before doing this step using TWRP or CWM or any Custom Recovery
  4. You must install TWRP or any Custom Recovery on your phone 
  5. Download the Zip files from below and Place it in your phone’s root of internal memory
Download MIUI 8 ROM

For those with fingerprint error, install the Stock Marshmallow, and after MIUI, will work.

What does not work properly and how to Fix

Steps for How to Install MIUI 8 for Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus

  • First of all, you need to boot into Recovery -> First Switch off your phone -> Press the Recovery Key combination Volume Down + Power Button simultaneously -> You will see the recovery option (In Some Brand, Volume Up and Power button)
  • Before installing any custom ROM, it’s better if you Wipe all the data by Clicking theWipe button and Select Advanced Wipe – Tick all except Internal Storage CM13 ROM for Xiaomi Mi Max
  • Swipe to WIPE
  • Now Click the Install Button to Flash MIUI 8 Beta Install CM13 ROM on Micromax A120
  • Now Browse through the files of Internal memory where you have uploaded the Zip file of Custom ROM (better if you move the custom ROM zip file into root of your internal memory)
  • Select the Custom Rom Zip File and Swipe to confirm the installation. Then reboot.
  • To Install SuperSU, Download the phh+s+SuperUser_v1.0.3.3.apk and install it on your phone
  • Now Install the Super SU zip downloaded from above download link with TWRP Recovery.
  • That’s it ! Now reboot your phone. You have Install MIUI 8 for Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus Successfully.


  1. Hello, I have a problem whenever I flash miui 8 my phone is getting hard bricked and I have installed it from the external storage. Please help me in this issue.. Thank you! Thumbs up
    ? for your effort and kindly help me to solve this

    1. So now did you recover your device ? Are you able to install any other Custom ROM or stock ROM ?

  2. Hey
    I did as u instructed, but after it boots the screen goes black when the configuration screen comes…..things work in the if i double chop my fone flash works..if i double twist it even camera opens bt cant not scroll down for settings

  3. The above link to download miui is not working. Can you please provide a mirror link . thank you in advance.

  4. No Gapps are showing and they are saying that it’s installed already please help me to sort out this problem

  5. Hay
    I tried to install MI UI in my moto G4 Plus but it won’t work I follow the same instruction given above I really love the interface of Mi UI so I really want to install in my moto G4 Plus my variant is x t 1643 so I really want help my problem is when I install my MI UI the screen goes off with every click what camera opens when I twist my phone also flash works but screen goes off I really want your help please contact as soon as possible my email ID is given below thank you for your help..

  6. I also have a moto g4 plus phone & I want to install miui 8 on my phone.thank you for sharing this post with many of us.This info is very useful and I will certainly save the bookmark.

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