How to Update Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus to MIUI Global Stable ROM


Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI Global Stable ROM for Redmi 5 Plus via OTA. In this Android tutorial, we will tell you how to install MIUI Global Stable ROM on Redmi 5 Plus. As we mentioned, the update is being pushed via OTA which means not all users can get updated at once. OTA updates are pushed in batches, so it means it could take a couple of days before the MIUI Global Stable ROM could reach your Redmi 5 Plus. Anyhow, by following our guide you can manually update your Redmi 5 Plus to MIUI Global Stable ROM.

Xiaomi always rolls out two builds of its ROM: the Fastboot ROM and Recovery ROM. Both builds can be used to do a clean install on your MIUI device. Same is the case here, you can either download MIUI Update Recovery ROM for Redmi 5 Plus or MIUI Update Fastboot ROM for Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus. Download links for both builds are provided below.

MIUI Update


This MIUI update guide is only for Redmi 5 PlusVerify your device model by going to Settings > About Phone.


  1. Make sure you have created a full backup of your device including your personal photos and videos.
  2. Your device should have more than 60 percent or higher battery to prevent any unexpected shutdowns during the update process.
  3. You need to activate the USB Debugging on your device. You can enable it USB Debugging on Redmi 5 Plusby navigating to Settings > Developer Options.
  4. Install the latest Redmi 5 Plus USB Drivers.


How to Update Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus to MIUI Global Stable ROM

Method No. 1:  Install MIUI via Update Recovery ROM:

Step 1: First of all, download the MIUI Global Stable Recovery ROM update file and rename it to ‘’.

Step 2: Now, Connect your Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus to PC via the USB cable.

Step 3: Place the Update file on your phone.

Step 4: Once done, Go to Updater App from your phone app menu and click on the three dots (‘…’) at the top right corner and select the ‘Choose Update Package’.

Step 5: Once selected, the installation process will initiate and will take some time to complete.

That’s it. You have successfully updated your Redmi 5 Plus to MIUI Stock ROM.

Method 2: Install MIUI Update via FastBoot ROM:

Step 1: Download the MIUI FastBoot ROM and place it on your desktop.

Step 2: Power On the device by pressing and holding Volume Down + Power button together.

Step 3: Now connect your device to PC via the USB cable.

Step 4: Now open Mi Flash tool and paste the ROM folder path.

Step 5: Now, click on the flash button to start the flashing process. Once done You have the latest firmware installed.

If you have any questions do let us know in the comments.