How to enter Xiaomi MI-3 Recovery Mode and Hard reset.
- Turn off the device
- Press and hold Volume Up key + Power Key about 10 seconds
- Release only Power key when Mi logo appears
- Keep pressing Volume Up key until Recovery mode appears
Hard reset Xiaomi MI-3
- In Recovery Mode select English with volume key and press power key to confirm
- select wipe data / factory reset
- press Power key to confirm
- select Yes — delete all user data, press Power key to confirm
- select Reboot system now to finish hard reset
Warning! If you perform a hard reset, make sure to back up important data.