How to Unlock Bootloader on Meizu M6? Easy METHOD!

In this article, I will demonstrate how to unlock the bootloader on Meizu M6 smartphone. So, the company will launch this mid-range smartphone and we are one of the early websites to demonstrate this. Now, let us directly jump to step by step guide on how to unlock the bootloader.


About Meizu M6

Here are some of the key features and specifications of the newly launched Meizu M6 smartphone.

  • Firstly, it has 5.2 inches display with a resolution of 720 by 1280 pixels. A total of pixels per inch.
  • And Meizu M6 also comes with Android 7.0
  • And under the hood, Meizu M6 has a MediaTek MT6750 chipset.
  • The Phone also comes with 2GB Ram and 16GB Storage with microSD card support. 
  • Furthermore, the camera sensor on Meizu M6- 13MP rear camera and 8MP front shooter.
  • Finally, the battery on Meizu M6 is a non-removable 3070 mAh.

Related – Heating, Battery & Lag Issues on the phone.

What is Unlock Bootloader? Unlocking bootloader on Meizu M6?

Unlocking Bootloader on the Meizu M6 smartphone means accessing the way for installing custom recoveries such as TWRP or CWM recovery. Also, rooting your device and installing custom ROMS. Many manufacturers provide smartphones with a locked bootloader and as a result, one need to unlock it before proceeding.  So, Unlocking bootloader is the first step before one can further customize their smartphone.


What are the Pro’s or Advantages of Unlocking Bootloader on Meizu M6?

Here are some benefits of unlocking the bootloader on the Meizu M6:

  • Firstly, one can root the smartphone after unlocking the bootloader.
  • And you can install TWRP or CWM Recovery on the phone.
  • Also, you will be able to install various custom Roms on the phone.
  • Finally, if you unlock the bootloader on your Meizu M6 smartphone, the warranty will be void.

Related Article. Root this phone.

How to Unlock Bootloader on Meizu M6?

Let’s unlock the bootloader on the Meizu M6:

Unlock Bootloader Meizu M6

  • First of all, charge the phone fully.
  • Next, enable USB Debugging on Meizu M6 by going to Setting>About>Software>Build Number and Tap on build number repeatedly so that the Developer mode will turn on.
  • And then go back and click on Developer options.
  • In the developer options, there is OEM unlock option then enable that option.
  • Firstly, Setup ADB and Fastboot on your PC. To do that download ADB here.

Install procedure For ADB Fastboot :
1. Launch it That Require administrator privileges.
2. Click Yes to install ADB and Fastboot or No to not.
3. Press Yes to install ADB system wide or No for the current user only
4. Click Yes to install Drivers or No to skip
5. Continue the Driver installation
6. 15 seconds passed – it will finish the process                                    Source – XDA 

  • And now make sure about the drivers, install properly on the computer. And also, take a backup of the necessary data.
  • Connect your Meizu M6 phone to the computer.
  • Next, open the folder where ADB and Fastboot are kept. Open the Command Prompt in the folder by clicking Swift key + right mouse click on an empty space.
  • Once open, type the following command:
  • adb devices

  • And type this command and the phone will boot into the bootloader mode.
  • adb reboot bootloader

  • Your Meizu M6 phone will boot into bootloader and also you will also see bootloader locked. To ensure the drivers are installed properly, type the following command:
  • fastboot devices

  • And this will show the serial number of the phone, you are OK to proceed. But in case, if no information, then your drivers are not properly installed on the PC.
  • Finally, type the command below to unlock the bootloader.
  • fastboot oem unlock

  • And now the process will start, after the completion type:
  • fastboot reboot

  • Congrats, this will reboot the device wiping all your data and successfully unlocking the bootloader on the device.
  • Finally, you have successfully unlocked the bootloader on the Meizu M6.

Related. Install Custom ROM on this phone. 

In conclusion, Android versions later than lollipop come with an option of OEM Unlock in the developer options. So, its quite easy to unlock the bootloader on any latest smartphone devices. And Still, some of the smartphones may not come with this option. Hence, in order to unlock the bootloader, you need to manually do it via PC.

Related article. Unroot this phone and go back to stock ROM.

If you are encountering any issues regarding bootloader unlocking on Meizu M6 then do let me know in the comment section below. Furthermore, I will be happy to assist you 😀