Back then, the company had announced the roll-out schedule for MIUI 9 global stable ROM for India and released a list of Redmi and Mi phones that will be getting it in the days to come. Xiaomi smartphones that will get the stable version of MIUI 9 include Redmi Note 4, Mi Max 2, Redmi 4A, Redmi Y1 Lite series, Mi Mix 2, Mi 3, and more.
The MIUI 9 stable global ROM update is now available for the following devices.More news: BBC Urges UN to Protect Rights of Persian Service Staff - Director General
According to Jain's tweet, Xiaomi is updating most of the devices in its kitty to MIUI 9 in India. "MIUI 9 update will be pushed to the users through OTA successively in different batches", writes Xiaomi in a blog post.
After the launch of Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro in India, Xiaomi is going to add another budget smartphone Redmi 5 in their portfolio. "We just had our MIUI 9 Global launch event in New Delhi, India and as promised, MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM will start rolling out". Many of these smartphones have already started receiving the latest update.
Xiaomi is touting three key features for the MIUI 9. People can also check the MIUI 9 OTA manually in their Updater app. First, the universal search feature, which will bring a powerful search engine on a Xiaomi phone that can differentiate your image like you do by typing in keywords. You can also download the update directly from the Mi downloads page. Redmi 5 is expected to be launched at a price of around Rs 8,000. The update was first detailed at an event in New Delhi back in November previous year, and is being pushed to most of its devices as an OTA update. In the software and hardware department, the device comes with an octa-core Snapdragon 450 SoC, which is teamed up with 2GB/3GB/4GB RAM and 16GB/32GB storage space and expandable storage support up to 128GB using a microSD card slot. The phone sports a 13MP rear camera with phase-detection autofocus (PDAF) and an LED flash, and a 5MP camera on the front. The Xiaomi Redmi 5 is a dual SIM smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM.