The following guide will outline the steps to install the latest RiceDroid ROM on the Poco F4. There’s hardly any doubt that the Poco lineup has been among the most popular players in the custom development market. This device has been blessed with an abundance of ROMs, based on AOSP as well as MIUI. If we look at the former one, then it already has an extensive collection of ROMs available.
With the addition of RiceDroid, there is now another notable player. As a result, this ROM maintains a balance between the features it offers and its overall stability. Further, the fact that you are getting a pure stock OS experience is an added bonus. Here’s how to install the latest RiceDroid ROM on Poco F4 without any further delay.
It is highly recommended that you take a complete backup of your device before proceeding with the below process. In case of a thermonuclear war, a missed alarm, or any damage to your device and data, AMS and its members are not responsible.
1: Install Android SDK
To begin with, you will need to install the Android SDK Platform Toolson your PC. The only recommended ADB and Fastboot binary is the one provided by Google. Therefore, go ahead and download it and extract it to any convenient location on your computer. By doing so, you will get the platform tools folder, which will be used throughout this guide to install RiceDroid on Poco F4.
2: Enable USB Debugging and OEM Unlocking
The next step is to enable USB Debugging on your device, and then OEM Unlocking. As a result, the PC will be able to recognize your device in ADB mode if you use the former. You will then be able to boot your device into Fastboot Mode. Alternatively, OEM Unlocking is necessary to unlock the bootloader.
You can enable USB Debugging and OEM Unlocking by going to Settings > About Phone > Tap on Build Number 7 times > Go back to Settings > System > Advanced > Developer Options.
3: Unlock Bootloader on Poco F4
Afterwards, you’ll have to unlock the bootloader of the device. Remember that doing so could result in wiping off all the data from your device and nullifying its warranty. As long as you’ve done that, please refer to this detailed guide on How to Unlock Bootloaders on Xiaomi Devices.
4: Download MIUI Verse ROM for Poco F4
You can download the RiceDroid ROM for Poco F4 from the link below.
After that, go to Install > select the rom.zip, and perform a right swipe to flash it.
Select System from the Reboot menu once you have finished.
The newly installed OS will now boot up on your device.
There you have it. RiceDroid ROM can be installed on your Poco F4 by following these steps. If you have any questions concerning these steps, please feel free to leave a comment. Our team will get back to you with a solution as soon as possible.