Xiaomi Pad 6 Gets HyperOS Update in India Based on Android 14

HyperOS rollout now expands to tablets along with smartphones

  • The Xiaomi Pad 6 has been finally updated with HyperOS.
  • The update brings new animations and several design changes to the tablet.
  • It also brings powerful lock screen customization features.

Xiaomi has been gradually shifting its smartphones from MIUI to HyperOS, including the Redmi and POCO devices. The company has now started rolling out its HyperOS update to the Xiaomi Pad 6 in India, based on the latest Android 14 version. It is one of the first tablets by Xiaomi to get a taste of its new operating system.

The Xiaomi Pad 6 is eligible for 3 major system updates, and the latest HyperOS update counts as its first. The company will also provide security patches for 5 years.

HyperOS on Xiaomi Pad 6: What’s New?

The biggest highlight of the HyperOS update is that the Xiaomi Pad 6 gets updated to the latest Android 14 version. It also gets the December 2023 security patch. Apart from these major system changes, the update brings plenty of aesthetic renovations with new colours and animations in the user interface.

The HyperOS update also retains one of the biggest software features of the Xiaomi Pad 6, which is the Workstation Mode. It allows users to open multiple apps at the same time in small windows, just like how one would on a desktop. It serves as a portable substitute for a PC, offering users a desktop-like experience for apps like Excel, Word, Gmail, and other productivity services.

The lock screen customizations have received a major overhaul as well. Users can now set plenty of themes and custom designs, along with custom artwork using images on their lock screen. Widgets can also be customized with respect to size, style, font, colour, etc.

How To Update Your Xiaomi Pad 6 To HyperOS

The HyperOS update for the Xiaomi Pad 6 is being rolled out to all users across India in batches.

  • Users can manually search for the update by going to Settings > About > Software Info > Updates.
  • The HyperOS update has the firmware version and has a size of 4.2GB.

It is advised that users should keep their device charged above 75% before starting the update process. The overall process shall take around 10-15 minutes.

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HyperOS Update on Xiaomi Pad 6 (Image: X User @okayritik)

Changelog for HyperOS Update on Xiaomi Pad 6

  • System updated to Android 14 version, along with the December 2023 security patch.
  • Global aesthetics draw inspiration from life itself and change the way your device looks and feels.
  • New animation language makes interactions with your device wholesome and intuitive.
  • Natural colours bring vibrancy and vitality to every corner of your device.
  • Our all-new system font supports multiple writing systems.
  • Redesigned Weather app not only gives you important information but also shows you how it feels outside Notifications are focused on important information, presenting it to you in the most efficient way.
  • Every photo can look like an art poster on your Lock screen, enhanced by multiple effects and dynamic rendering New Home screen icons refresh familiar items with new shapes and colors.
  • Multitasking is now even more straightforward and convenient with an upgraded multi-window interface.