The year 2019 has been great so far for Xiaomi including the launch of MIUI 11, remarkable Mi Note 10 series, Redmi Note 8 series, and plenty more. Now, talking about the Mi Note 10, it’s the latest camera beast smartphone from Xiaomi that offers 108MP Quad cameras. There are a total of five cameras including four rear cameras and a single selfie camera. If you’re using Xiaomi Mi Note 10 handset wants to install any Project Treble supported Custom ROM or any Root file or any mod file on your device, you can try out the OrangeFox Recovery Project. It’s quite similar to the Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP) with redesigned UI and additional functionalities.
Here in this guide, we will share with you the steps to install the OrangeFox Recovery Project on Mi Note 10. The flashing guide is simple and easy to perform. Check out the full article.
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OrangeFox Recovery Project: Overview
Though the OrangeFox Recovery Project is a Custom Recovery for Android-powered smartphones which is based on the TWRP source code it offers a stable custom recovery with a lot of features. Such as theme, support for MIUI OTA, installing init.d functionality, alternative lock screen, and more. Additionally, the Recovery supports both the Treble and non-Treble ROMs and Built-in support for installing or removing Magisk and SuperSU. While, it brings the Fox theme engine with a set of themes, color scheme, and splash screen. Now, let’s take a look at the OFRP features.
Mi Note 10 5G Specifications
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 sports a 6.47-inch Full-HD+ curved OLED display. Under the hood, it’s powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G chipset and has Adreno 618 graphics. The handset features 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It features a single 32MP selfie camera on the front side with an f/2.0 aperture lens.
It has a 108MP primary rear camera with an f/1.7 lens (wide), a 20MP camera with an f/2.2 lens (ultra-wide), a 12MP sensor with an f/2.0 lens (telephoto), a 5MP telephoto lens (upscaled to 8MP), and a 2MP dedicated macro camera (f/2.4). The rear camera setup features HDR, Laser AF, PDAF, OIS, and Quad-LED dual-tone flash.
The device runs on Android 9.0 Pie over MIUI 11 out-of-the-box. The device has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Infrared port, USB Type-C port, FM radio, etc. It features an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass, gyro, proximity, and an under-display fingerprint scanner.
OrangeFox Recovery Project Features
- Supports Treble and non-Treble ROMs
- Up-to-date Oreo kernel, built from sources
- Increased compatibility with TWRP
- Updated with latest TWRP commits
- Built-in support for installing init.d functionality
- Support for installing Magisk built-in
- Built-in support for installing SuperSU (v2.82-201705271822 – non-Treble ROMs only)
- White Flashlight
- Password, torch, led
- Support for MIUI and Custom ROMs
- MIUI OTA support
- Better language support
- Optimized versions of community scripts
- Alternative lock screen
- Fox theme engine:
- Various themes (black, dark, etc)
- Color schemes
- Choice of the splash screen
- And more
Now, let’s take a look at the Installation steps of the Orange Fox Recovery Project on Xiaomi Mi Note 10. Make sure to follow the download links and requirements at first before flashing.
Steps to Install OrangeFox Recovery Project on Mi Note 10
In order to install the OrangeFox Recovery Project on your device, you will need to install TWRP Recovery on your Xiaomi Mi Note 10 at first. Follow the pre-requirements and then installation steps.
What’s Not working for Xiaomi Mi Note 10
- Keep your device battery charged up to 60% before flashing any file.
- You will require a PC/Laptop and a USB Cable as well.
- The Recovery file is only for the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 handset. Don’t try it on other devices.
- Your device should have unlocked bootloader [Guide to unlock the bootloader on Xiaomi Mi Note 10]
- First, copy the downloaded OrangeFox Recovery image to your device storage.
- Connect your device to the PC via a USB Cable.
- Next, switch off your phone and reboot to fastboot mode. [Press and hold Power+Volume Up button together]
- Go to the installed ADB Folder on your C drive.
- Copy the recovery image file on the folder as well.
- Now, press Shift key + right-click in the blank area inside the ADB folder.
- You will see the open Command Window here option. Launch it.
- Now, type the following command in the command window and press enter:
- Then you will see a fastboot device number on the screen. Proceed to the next command to install the OrangeFox Recovery: (Filename saved as recovery.img)
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
- Finally, type another command to reboot into recovery mode:
reboot to recovery
- Your device will now reboot into OrangeFox Recovery mode easily. Enjoy!
That’s it. Now, you’re ready to use the new custom recovery to flash any file or tweaking your device. We hope that you have found this guide helpful. However, if you’re facing any issue regarding this, feel free to write down in the comments below.