Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro Gets Android 9 Pie with Latest MIUI Stable Update in India

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro

Xiaomi‘s first quad-pro camera phone with dual rear camera and dual front camera, the Redmi Note 6 Pro has finally started receiving Android 9 Pie-based MIUI 10.3 global stable update. The smartphone debuted in India with MIUI 10. Following beta testing, the latest update has finally arrived for the Redmi Note 6 Pro. Let’s find out what all new features and fixes are paired with this latest update.

Redmi Note 6 Pro MIUI Update: New Features, Fixes

Redmi Note 6 Pro MIUI Update

The Android 9 Pie-based MIUI update for the Redmi Note 6 Pro brings a slew of changes onboard including performance stability, security, and minimal UI changes. The changelog for the update specifically mentions performance optimization and improved security for the device. The update is around 1.7 GB in size and is also geared with April security patch. Other than the Redmi Note 6 Pro, Xiaomi is also expected to roll out the update for the Redmi Note 5 Pro and Redmi 6 Pro as well.

Redmi Note 6 Pro MIUI Update: How to install

For the Redmi Note 6 Pro users, the MIUI update can be installed by heading to the Settings > About Phone > System update > Check for updates. Users must ensure that they are on high-speed data and have sufficient storage space as the update is quite big. For the ones who don’t want to wait for the OTA update, they can download the update manually and flash it on their Redmi Note 6 Pro through the Updater app. Click here to download the recovery ROM MIUI for Redmi Note 6 Pro.

If you have never flashed an update manually, then we suggest waiting for the OTA update instead of making an attempt to flash it. As for the OTA update timeline, we can expect Xiaomi to roll it out within coming weeks to all the Redmi Note 6 Pro units.

To jog the memory, the Redmi Note 6 Pro comes with a notched display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC paired with up to 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The phone has a 12MP+5MP dual rear camera and a 20MP+2MP front camera setup. A 4,000mAh battery backs the smartphone with USB Type-C and Quick Charge 3.0 support. The Redmi Note 6 Pro was deemed as an incremental upgrade over the highly popular Redmi Note 5 Pro. The phone could not repeat the success of its predecessor. However, the successor to the Redmi Note 6 Pro, the Redmi Note 7 Pro turned out to be blockbuster.

If you have a Redmi Note 6 Pro, please go the Settings and check for the update. After updating, let us know if you like the new MIUI version in the comments below.

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