Redmi Note 8 MIUI 11 Update Based on Android 9 Pie Rolling Out in India; Here’s the Full Changelog

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According to a number of user reports posted on Xiaomi’s Mi Community, Xiaomi has started rolling out a new software update to the Redmi Note 8 in India. The new firmware features the brand’s all-new MIUI 11 customization. However, it is still based on Android 9 Pie operating system, instead of the newer, Android 10 OS.

The update comes bearing the build number MIUI V11 and the package size is 664MB. While there are a number of users confirming the update rollout, many are yet to receive the new firmware. This suggests that the update is being rolled out in stages. Here is a complete changelog of the new firmware of Redmi Note 8 for India —

Comprehensive design optimized for full screen display devices

  • Removing visual clutter, improving touch controls, and refining the use of color allowed us to create the system where nothing stands between you and the content

Sounds of nature

  • Wake up to the gentle sounds of nature with our new alarm ringtones
  • Notification sounds won’t make you tired. Now, they keep changing dynamically, just like nature does.

Mi Share

  • Transfer files from phone to phone at breakneck speeds


  • Preview your documents before you open them
  • Stay productive and efficient with our all-new Mi Doc Viewer


  • Print photos and files directly from your phone without installing any additional apps

More features

  • Tasks. Manage and edit your tasks in the Notes app. Receive timely notifications and mark things done.
  • Quick replies. Reply to messages from any app.
  • Game Turbo. Turn your device into an ultimate gaming console.
  • Record and track your menstruation cycle


  • New: Editing, sharing, and customizing your screenshots is now much easier
  • Optimization: Lock screen pocket mode
  • Updated Android Security Patch to November 2019.
  • Increased system security.

Lockscreen, status bar, Notification shade

  • New: Different options for hiding the notch


  • Optimization: More obvious naming for local time

Game speed booster

  • New: Continuous swiping opens an additional menu in Game Turbo now
  • New: You can create a Home screen shortcut for Game Turbo now
  • Refreshed start page of Game Turbo
  • Auto brightness, screenshot gestures, and Reading mode can be turned off automatically when Game Turbo is on
  • A major upgrade for the toolbox in Game Turbo: autoplay and switching between data SIM cards are available now
  • Optimization: You can open the gaming toolbox by swiping from the top side of the screen
  • Fix: Hands-free call duration wasn’t displayed correctly in Game Turbo

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