Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 8 along with Redmi Note 8 Pro in India almost a year ago. Android 10 update for the Note 8 has been long overdue. Android 10 based MIUI 12 started hitting Redmi Note 8 global units a couple of weeks back. Yes, you read it right! We are talking about Android 10 update, a couple of months after Google announced Android 11. Anyways, now, Indian Redmi Note 8 users have finally started receiving MIUI 12 update. As expected, the update also brings Android platform version upgrade along with. Redmi Note 8 MIUI 12 comes with version 22.214.171.124.QCOINXM, and brings October Android patch, along with Android 10.
Redmi Note 8 MIUI 12 update rolling out in India!
Several users took it to Twitter and other social media platforms to share the news,
Redmi Note 8 Just Got MIUI 12 in India 🇮🇳 pic.twitter.com/oanHQKm1GC
— Abhishek Yadav (@yabhishekhd) November 10, 2020
MIUI 12 brings several new features and changes along with improvements. It brings improvements in the security and privacy departments with Hidden Mask Mode, Interceptor, and Flare modes. There are also all-new system animations across the UI in MIUI 12. It offers new floating windows features for easier multitasking and comes with a new control center. Apart from these, there is also an all-new dark mode 2.0 on the MIUI 12, that lets you force dark mode on the third-party applications as well. Check out the complete changelogs,
System Updated Android Security Patch to October 2020. Increased system security.
This is a stable beta roll-out so you may not have received it yet on your device. To those unaware, stable beta roll-out is a phase before a wider stable roll-out to minimize the impact of critical bugs. In case you haven’t received the update yet, you can download it from here and flash it manually on your device. Xiaomi has already rolled out MIUI 12 Stable update for various smartphones including Redmi Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 9, Redmi Note 8 Pro, and Redmi Note 7 Pro.
MIUI 12 update for Redmi Note 7 and other devices is expected to be released soon. To learn more about the latest MIUI 12 update, you can head to our previous coverage for the same. Have you received MIUI 12 update on your Redmi Note 8 smartphone yet? What are your thoughts on the update, do let us know in the comments below.