Chinese smartphone giant – Xiaomi rolled out MIUI 12.5 update for the Redmi Note 10 Pro, and Redmi Note 10 Pro Max smartphones last week in India. Now, the long-awaited MIUI 12.5 stable update is finally rolling out for the Mi 11X handset in India. This makes the Mi 11X, the first Mi 11 series device to receive MIUI 12.5 update in the country. To recall, Xiaomi had announced MIUI 12.5 Global back in February. The company claims that the latest iteration of its Android fork – MIUI 12.5 is much faster and lighter than the previous version. MIUI 12.5 consumes 25 percent less power and 35 percent less background memory as per company claims.
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Mi 11X MIUI 12.5 Stable Update rolling out in India!
Xiaomi is now rolling out MIUI 12.5 stable update for Mi 11X users in India. Users have reported they are receiving an update with firmware version MIUI 184.108.40.206.RKHINXM. The update also brings May 2021 Android security patch to the Mi 11X. The OTA update weighs around 487MBs in size, and brings all the MIUI 12.5 features to the device.
With MIUI 12.5, the company claims to have reduced the overall system apps. In fact, with MIUI 12.5, Xiaomi is providing its users an option to uninstall some of the system apps. The all-new MIUI 12.5 also brings an upgrade in terms of computing power as it has 20-times the rendering engine than before. MIUI 12.5 is claimed to provide a seamless experience as the company has worked upon UI animations as well. Take a look at the changelogs,
[System] New: With custom device model adjustments, any phone becomes faster after the upgrade. New: Response to gestures is now instant. New: With 20 times more rendering power, there are now few limits to what you can see on your screen. Optimization: MIUI became lighter, faster, and more durable. Updated Android Security Patch to May 2021. Increased system security. [Notes] New: Excerpts save text, URLs, and images to Notes in a few simple taps. New: Dynamic layouts bring the typography in Notes to a new level. New: Compose mind maps with complex structures. New: New tools for doodling and sketching. New: Press and hold a sketch to adjust the strokes automatically. New: A gesture shortcut now allows you to create notes, tasks, and excerpts anywhere. All-new Notes. [Xiaomi Cloud] New: Location info can be now reported automatically before the device is powered off
Most Android OEMs roll out software updates in a staged manner, so the MIUI 12.5 might haven’t appeared on your Mi 11X yet. In the staged software roll-out, the update is initially pushed to a limited number of users randomly to minimize the impact of critical bugs. The broader rollout begins a few days later after the company verifies that the update doesn’t affect any functionality for the end users.
We can expect the rest of the Mi 11 series devices such as Mi 11X Pro and Mi 11 Ultra to receive MIUI 12.5 update soon. Do you use Mi 11X as your daily driver? Have you received the MIUI 12.5 update on your Mi 11X? Do let us know in the comments below.
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