XiaomiTool Lets You Manage Multiple Xiaomi Devices
If you’ve had your eyes on the headlines of the tech industry, you’ve surely noticed the name ‘Xiaomi’ mentioned on more than one occasion. For the unaware, ‘Xiaomi’ is the name of an OEM that many analysts predict to be a rising power in the mobile market, with headlines calling the company the ‘Apple of the East’. Perhaps there’s merit to all this, because after all, Xiaomi’s new phone, the Redmi 1S, sold out in India within 4.2 seconds. So, if you’re looking to purchasing a Xiaomi device, such as the Redmi 1S, you may want to check out XiaomiTool.
Developed by XDA Senior Member linuxxxx, XiaomiTool is an open source tool that lets you manage your compatible Xiaomi device from your PC running either Windows or Linux. Its features include:
- Backup & Restore
- Import Photos
- Root (both custom roms and MiUi Stable)
- Install apps
- Push and Pull files
- Switch to Dalvik
- Switch to ART
- Record Screen
- Install a custom Recovery
- Repartition (Only Mi* series devices)
- Flash custom roms (everything automatized, even wipes)
- Flash Zip files
The tool is compatible with a number of Xiaomi devices, including the
- Redmi 1S
- Mi 2S
- Mi 3W
- Mi 4W
Other Xiaomi devices are set to receive compatibility with XiaomiTool in the near future, such as the MiPad and Mi 2A, but as of right now, only the above four devices are fully compatible.
If you want to check out the tool yourself, visit the XiaomiTool application thread for more information.