Xiaomi started rolling out Android 11 update for its Android One series smartphone – Mi A3 a couple of days back. There have been numerous reports by users that the Android 11 update with version 18.104.22.168.RFQMIXM for Mi A3 bricked their devices. Xiaomi also acknowledged the issue and said that has halted the roll-out to minimize the impact. The company also said that it will soon roll-out a new Android 11 update for Mi A3. Delivering on the promise, the company has started rolling out a new Android 11 update for the smartphone.
Mi A3 users are receiving a new Android 11 update!
The new update comes with version 22.214.171.124.RFQMIXM, and weighs around 1.40GBs in size. The Android 11 update for Mi A3 also brings the December Android security patch to the device. To those unaware, Android 11 brings several new features such as Do Not Disturb mode, Conversation Bubbles, Notification History, Device Control, and more.
Various Mi A3 users took it to social media to report that they’re receiving a new update with version 126.96.36.199.RFQMIXM on their devices. Additionally, users also reported that they were able to install the update successfully on their devices.
We checked our unit for the update, and we can confirm that Xiaomi is indeed rolling out a new update with version 188.8.131.52.RFQMIXM for Mi A3 users in the country. We downloaded the update and installed it on our unit, and it was successful. So, in case you have also received the update, you can go ahead and install it on your unit.
Xiaomi has already said that the users whose devices are bricked due to Android 11 update, which was rolled out recently, can visit the service center and get their device repaired for free. It includes the devices that are out of warranty, you can head over to this post and learn more about it in details. Did you receive the new Android 11 update on your Mi A3? Did you update your device? Do let us know in the comments below.