Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 9 Pro series devices – Redmi Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 9 Pro Max last year in the country. The Redmi Note 9 Pro series devices came pre-loaded with Android 10 based MIUI. The company updated Redmi Note 9 Pro to Android 11 back in November 2020, but the Note 9 Pro Max users didn’t receive the update. Now, 7 months later, Xiaomi has finally started rolling out Android 11 based MIUI 12 update for Redmi Note 9 Pro Max users in India. Let us take a look at the changelogs, and features that Android 11 brings to the Note 9 Pro Max.
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Android 11 update for the Note 9 Pro Max comes with version MIUI 18.104.22.168.RJXINXM, and weighs around 2.3GBs in size. The update also brings an updated June Android security patch to the handset. The update also brings an updated June Android security patch to the Note 9 Pro Max along with Android 11 features.
Xiaomi has been pretty slow in rolling out Android 11 update for the handset, as it has been almost 10 months since the Android 11 started rolling out for various devices. In fact, just in 2 months, Google will probably roll out Android 12 stable build for Pixel devices. In case you have not received the update yet on your unit, you can head over to Settings section on your device, and check for the update.
Xiaomi is rolling out the update in a staged manner, so you may or may not have received the update on your unit. In the staged roll-out, an update is randomly pushed out to a limited number of users and a broader rollout follows a few days later. This means it might take a few days before the update appears on your unit. Do you use a Redmi Note 9 Pro Max as your daily driver? Have you received the update on your unit? Do let us know in the comments below.