Xiaomi Mi 5X (xiaomi-tiffany)
|This device is based on Snapdragon 625.|
See the SoC page for common tips, guides and troubleshooting steps
Users owning this device
How to enter flash mode
- Stock Fastboot: Power on the device with both and buttons
- lk2nd Fastboot: Power on the device. After it vibrates, hold
|Note: Pressing the keys too early will cause the stock bootloader to handle the key combination. You will end up in the wrong Fastboot interface.|
- Recovery: Power on the device with both and buttons
Xiaomi Mi 5X can have 4 codenames: Mi A1, but also Mi 5X are found with the same codename. Most likely it is Mi A1, but the a/b structure was changed to a only, and miui from Mi 5X was also installed. But it could also be Mi 5X (tiffany), but with a flashed bootloader from Mi A1), (A device with firmware from the seller (more often from Vietnam) with an unlocked bootloader and a "surprise" in the form of a bootloader from Xiaomi Mi Max2 under the nickname Oxygen).(Primary codename), (A device created at the Xiaomi factory in Beijing "Exclusively" for the Chinese market), (Although it is
What works partially
What does not work
|Warning! Lk2nd is a hard dependency, without it the mainline kernel will not boot. You can get lk2nd for tissot from here: https://github.com/JIaxyga/lk2nd/releases|
Mainlining on Xiaomi Mi A1 (tissot) in the active stage. This kernel should work on Xiaomi Mi 5X (tiffany) too, but tests are needed. Kernel package Device package.
If you are ready to become a tester, ping on .
|Touch Screen||Works||focaltech,ft5435 (edt-ft5x06).|
|Display||Works||EBBG ili7807(ilitek) works; tianma otm1911(focal) and ft8716 not tested.|
|WiFi||Works||2.4GHz, 5GHz work fine. The access point works too. (firmware-xiaomi-tissot)|
|Battery||Partial||coslight / scud / sunwoda liwei. |
Reporting is done via the pmi8950 qcom-fg driver.
However the charger has not been ported yet, so charging does not work.
|Audio||Partial||maxim,max98927 Earpiece, microphones and audio jack detection works fine.|
|Camera||Front Cam: samsung_s5k5e8_i Back Cam: ov_12a10_i Back Sub Cam: ov_13880_i.|
|USB OTG||Broken||Needs the charger to be enabled.|
|Fingerprint||fpc,fpc1020 / goodix,gf3208|
|Accelerometer / Gyroscope||bosch,bmi160|
|Light / Proximity||LiteOn, LTR579 ALSPS; LTR2568|
|Gravity / Rotation||QTI|
See also: MSM8953 mainlining status
Serial debugging (UART)
See also: Serial debugging