POCO F1 MIUI V9.6.24 OS Update Rolling Out Now; Brings Improvements in Camera Stability

POCO's latest update for the POCO F1 brings in new features, fixes bugs and improves camera stability among others.


The POCO F1 launched with much fanfare owing to its impressive specifications and price tag. The POCO flagship smartphone has come under the scrutiny for many issues in the smartphone since its release. Very recently a screen bleeding issue was also reported on the device, although no solution has been provided yet. Xiaomi, which owns the POCO brand has now released a new software update fo fix many such problems. The update is also designed to fix issues and improve the overall user experience. The update changelog MIUI V9.6.24 is now available for the Xiaomi POCO F1.

POCO F1 Update MIUI V9.6.24
POCO F1 – MIUI V9.6.24

POCO F1: MIUI V9.6.24

The latest update from Xiaomi for the POCO F1 brings in new features come with the MIUI V9.6.24. The update adds a face unlock in Belgium, adjustments have been made to screen brightness on reading mode and changes to sleep time when the device lies flat on a surface. The update also brings improved camera stability on the smartphone.

MIUI V9.6.24

How to install MIUI V9.6.24 on the POCO F1?

The latest update from POCO could be found on the system updates option on the phone. To install the most recent update, follow the simple steps mentioned.

Go to Settings > About phone > System updates > check for an upgrade to install the latest software update (in this case, the MIUI V9.6.24) on the Poco F1. Alternatively, users can download the complete ROM (recovery or fastboot ROM and flash it manually on the POCO F1.

POCO F1: Specifications, Features

The impressive POCO F1 packs flagship features for a spectacularly low price. The POCO F1 comes with a 6.18-inch IPS LCD Screen with FHD+ resolution of 2246×1080 pixels, an aspect ratio of 18.7:9 and protected by a 2.5D curved tempered glass on top. The POCO device, like most flagship smartphones, is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 and features a new LiquidCool Technology acting as a cooling system to keep the temperatures on the phone in check. The POCO F1 comes in two memory options of 6GB & 8GB RAM. Overall, the smartphone is available in options of 6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB, while the 8GB version comes with 256GB of internal storage.

The POCO F1 features a 12MP+5MP dual camera setup at the rear aided by Dual Pixel Autofocus. On the front side, the POCO F1 sports an excellent 20MP selfie snapper with Super Pixel technology, which is known to combine info of four pixels into one sizeable 1.8µm pixel for clear images with less noise.

The POCO F1 boasts a massive 4000mAh Li-Ion battery with a USB type-C port with Qualcomm Quick Charge 4.0 capability. The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo with MIUI 9. Other features on the smartphone include face unlock, a 3.5mm headphone jack, Face Unlock, Proximity sensor and many more essential functions.