In this tutorial, I will be showing you how to root the Xiaomi Mi 9. We will be following the Xiaomi Bootloader Unlock Guide and original Xiaomi Universal Root Guide I wrote last year since the process is exactly the same. And this root method is also same on all Xiaomi smartphones so you can follow along even if you have another Xiaomi device, only thing different is the TWRP recovery you will be using for your specific model of Xiaomi Android smartphone.
Now, the video tutorial is really just a video I filmed while rooting my new Xiaomi Mi 9 but it still should be very helpful for those of you who are rooting your Xiaomi Mi 9 or any other Xiaomi smartphone.
For Xiaomi Mi 9 TWRP, this is the version I used:
(You can check here for latest version.)
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