MIUI 9.5 Updates is coming to this 30 Xiaomi smartphones
Xiaomi only recently rolled out MIUI 9 for almost all of its smartphones here in India. The Chinese smartphone maker was commended for not leaving old devices in the dark and even the Redmi 1s, launched over three years ago, received the MIUI 9 update.
Xiaomi has announced a list 30 of the smartphones that will be updated to the upcoming MIUI 9.5 Update. The MIUI 9.5 global stable ROM is now rolling out to multiple Xiaomi devices that include the Redmi, Mi, and Mi Max series. The update is incremental and will reach users over a short period to 30 eligible devices, the company said. The MIUI 9.5 is based on Android Nougat and comes with significant UI improvements including the much-awaited Notification shade feature that now allows replying without opening the apps.
List of phones who get MIUI 9.5 Updates
In the last post of MIUI forum, Xiaomi acknowledged the global rollout of MIUI 9.5 stable ROM for the Redmi Note 3 Special Edition, Redmi Note 3 (Qualcomm SoC), Redmi Note 4 (Qualcomm SoC)/ Redmi Note 4X, Mi Max, and Mi Max Prime. The update is said to gradually roll out to eligible handsets via OTA.
The post also mentions that other phones such as Redmi 3S, Redmi 4A, Redmi 4 Prime, and Redmi Note 4 (MediaTek SoC) are estimated to be updated to MIUI 9.5 by “late March”, so within the next few days.The users should keep an eye on the update notification or they can manually go Settings > About phone > System update and tap on Check for updates.
Further, phones like the Redmi Note 5A/ Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite, Redmi 5A, Redmi 5, Redmi 5 Plus, Redmi Note 5, Mi Max 2, Mi 5, Mi 6, Redmi 4X, and Mi MIX 2 are expected to get the OTA update by early April. And, handsets such as the Mi 5s, Mi Note 2, Mi Note 3, Redmi Note 2, Redmi 3, Redmi 4, Mi 3, Mi 4, Mi MIX, and Mi 5s Plus will get it by late April. “The above release dates are only estimated time and might be changed due to various reasons,” says a note on the forum post.
In case if there’s any glitch occurring on the updated phones along with some other bugs, the update could be suspended by Xiaomi. The process of identifying the bug, its cause and then working on a fix will take time, thereby extending the update deadlines.