Xiaomi Reduces Mi Security App Animation Speed to Run Smoother on Low End Phones

With a new update, Xiaomi has decided to ditch the animations from the Mi Security app. All you need to know.


Xiaomi owned Android skin MIUI is known for offering a security app that includes features like Speed Booster, WhatsApp Cleaner, Cleaner, and a lot more. The developers have revamped the app with the rollout of MIUI 10. However, now it seems that the company has reduced animations on low-end devices with the MIUI 12. With the new security update, Xiaomi has decided to ditch the animation with the new version of the security app. Xaiomiui shared some screenshots of the new update revealing the new changes. Let’s have a closer look at the latest MIUI security update.

Xiaomi MIUI 12 Update

The screenshots shared by Xiaomiui suggests that the heavy animations from the Security app have been removed by the company. Further, the post claims that the changes are applicable to only old and low-end smartphones with entry-level processors. The smartphones in the list include the Redmi Note 8, Redmi 9, Redmi 9T, Redmi 9 Power, and more. It seems that the company has decided to make the app simpler and deliver a better user experience, as the low-end smartphone might face difficulty in running these animations.

Notably, the MIUI Security app is not the only app to lose animations with the latest update. The company has also ditched animations from the Weather app and it might have plans to make the same changes with other system apps to deliver a better performance. This news might disappoint many users but the company has taken this step to offer a better user experience.

Do note that the changes are limited to MIUI China ROM, but we can expect that Xiaomi will roll out the new changes on MIUI Global ROM soon. We can expect that the company might roll out the update in India in the upcoming months. Do share your thoughts about the latest update in the comment section.