Xiaomi Mi 10i Pilot Testers Are Getting Stable Update to MIUI 12.5, Here’s What’s New?

MIUI 12.5 update also brings an updated June security patch to the handset.


Xiaomi launched the Mi 10i 5G smartphone earlier this year in the country. The company rolled out Android 11 Stable update for the handset back in April. Now, the company has started rolling out MIUI 12.5 update, based on Android 11, for the Mi 10i in India. MIUI 12.5, announced back in February, is faster, and lighter compared to the previous version of MIUI. it also consumes 35 percent less background memory and 25 percent less power. Let us take a detailed look at the new features and changes that the update brings to Mi 10i,

Xiaomi Mi 10i MIUI 12.5 Update brings June Android Security Patch!

As reported by FoneArena, Xiaomi Mi 10i users in India are now receiving MIUI update, based on Android 11. The OTA update weighs around 900MBs in size, and also brings an updated June Android security patch to the handset. Take a look at the complete changelogs below,

New: Response to gestures is now instant.
New: With 20 times more rendering power, there are now few limits to what you can see on your screen
New: With custom device model adjustments, any phone becomes faster after the upgrade.
Optimization: MIUI became lighter, faster and more durable
Updated Android Security Patch to June 2021. Increased system security. 
New: Dynamic layouts bring the typography in Notes to a new level. 
New: Compose mind maps with complex structures. 
New: New tools for doodling and sketching. 
New: Press and hold a sketch to adjust the strokes automatically. 
New: A gesture shortcut now allows you to create notes, tasks, and excerpts anywhere. 
New: Excerpts save text, URLs, and images to Notes in a few simple taps.
All-new Notes. 
Xiaomi Cloud 
New: Location info can be now reported automatically before the device is powered off

Status bar, Notification shade
Fix: Lock screen notification animations froze after the device was unlocked using face data
Fix: Notifications flashed in some cases
Fix: Floating notifications weren't displayed correctly in landscape mode
Fix: Notification badges weren't updated for incoming notifications on a locked device

The latest version of MIUI – MIUI 12.5 brings several changes and improvements to the devices. One major highlight of MIUI 12.5 is that the reduced system apps. The company is now allowing users to uninstall select system apps with MIUI 12.5. It also brings an upgrade in terms of computing power as it has 20-times the rendering engine than before. The company has also worked on UI animations to deliver a more seamless experience.

Readers must note that the MIUI 12.5 update is available only for Pilot testers as of now, and it might take a few weeks before Xiaomi rolls out the same update for Mi 10i MIUI stable ROM users. Do you use a Xiaomi Mi 10i? If yes, did you receive the update on your unit? How has your experience been so far with MIUI 12.5? Do let us know in the comments below.