[Tools, Tips & Tutorials] Fastboot to overcome Bootloop/Softbrick for Redmi Note 2/Prime

Ever experience a bootloop/softbrick, your phone simply cannot go further and stuck at the Mi logo, arising a sense of panic. Bootloop or softbrick happens usually when there is a mistake when updating or flashing the system. Supposedly you want to update the ROM through Mi or TWRP Recovery, there may be errors during the… Continue reading [Tools, Tips & Tutorials] Fastboot to overcome Bootloop/Softbrick for Redmi Note 2/Prime

[Tools, Tips & Tutorials] Google Play Store apps not downloading on data for noobies

Guess most people have come across, Play Store not downloading or it is taking too long, and starts downloading when there is a WLAN connection and getting a message like the file is big to download for your data connection. Here is what you do to download favorite apps at your will,even on a data… Continue reading [Tools, Tips & Tutorials] Google Play Store apps not downloading on data for noobies

[Tools, Tips & Tutorials] Installing APK file on your Redmi Note 2/Prime for noobies

Have you come across not being able to install some 3rd party “apk” file. What is apk? Apk simply means Android application package (APK). Then, how to install the apk from other sources. 1. Foremost, you need to activate the “Developer Option” on your device. Goto, Setting>About Phone>MIUI version and tap it, at least five… Continue reading [Tools, Tips & Tutorials] Installing APK file on your Redmi Note 2/Prime for noobies

[Tools, Tips & Tutorials] Google Play Store for Redmi Note 2/Prime for noobies

This is my journey getting a Redmi Note 2, currently meant for the China with a Chinese version ROM pre-installed with Mi App Store instead of Google Play Store in place. Feels rather handicap without the convenience of Google Play and getting most of the Google apps.┬áMy Redmi Note 2 was pre-loaded with Stable ROM… Continue reading [Tools, Tips & Tutorials] Google Play Store for Redmi Note 2/Prime for noobies