Download and install official Paranoid 7.2.1 on Xiaomi Mi5 ‘gemini’

Latest version of official Paranoid 7.2.1 ROM for a bunch of Xiaomi devices is released. Now you can download official official Paranoid 7.2.1 for Xiaomi Mi5. The Xiaomi devices run Android OS with custom skin known as ‘MIUI’ but if you own a Xiaomi Mi5 and love to see pure stock interface on your device then we recommend you to try the official official Paranoid 7.2.1 on your device. The official official Paranoid 7.2.1 for Xiaomi Mi5 is based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat with much customized UI and versatile options to access multiple new features on your device. The ROM is pretty stable build and can be used as daily driver.

So without wasting much time let’s go head to installation process and follow the instructions below. We have mentioned each and everything you need during the installation process including TWRP recovery, Google Apps and ROM zip along step by step instructions.

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Process to install official official Paranoid 7.2.1 ROM on Xiaomi Mi5


Your device battery should be in good health (70%) to avoid the shutting down while in flashing process.

Bootloader should be unlocked, follow this guide

A TWRP custom recovery must be installed on your device, if you haven’t, follow this guide to install it.

Create a Nandroid back up of important data including complete System with all apps and messages, follow this guide to create a Nandroid backup via TWRP recovery.

Upgrade latest USB drivers for your device on PC. Download latest USB drivers for Xiaomi [For a stable PC-phone connection].

Downloads section:

Pick up the latest build of official official Paranoid 7.2.1 ROM for Xiaomi Mi5. Link

Download Android 7.1.x Google Apps

Now transfer both file on your device storage.

Also see: Download Xiaomi Mi 5 official Resurrection Remix 5.8.3 [Android 7.1.2 Nougat]

Install Section.

It’s the time to turn off your device completely and boot into TWRP recovery.

Once your device boots into recovery mode then follow this guide to flash official Paranoid 7.2.1 on your Xiaomi Mi5 via TWRP recovery.

Solution to a failed boot issue.

Follow this guide to solve the bootloop issue. [If you think your device stuck at boot animation for quite a long time]

That’s it! We hope this guide helped you. Give us your feedback about official Paranoid 7.2.1 ROM on your Xiaomi Mi5 and stay tuned for more updates.