MIUI 9.5 has already been announced, the next update of the custom UI of the well-known Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi.
The well-known Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has a specific but effective update policy. MIUI 9.5 has already been announced and we already know what devices will be updated. We already anticipate that not only a large handful of devices something old will receive it shortly, but the update will be staggered in a clear and concise time.
We will discuss all the news of the new version of MIUI, what it offers us and we will talk in detail about the list of updates that the Chinese company will follow to keep their phones updated.
This update is focused for now on substantially improving the user experience with Xiaomi devices that enjoy Android 7.0 Nougat. Some of them, being in other layers, finally reach MIUI in the hands of MIUI 9.5.
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Native quick responses from the notification
Although there are Xiaomi devices that have this option, others like the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 could not perform this procedure. Now, quick responses from notifications are enabled for all devices that have Android Nougat.
Although we celebrate, we must say that it is striking that this improvement, promoted by the excellence of the Android Nougat version, which was not natively available in MIUI. Now with this update of MIUI 9.5, we can make use of this much-needed function.
Notifications grouped by application
In the same way, this function was scattered among several terminals, but not as standard on all Xiaomi phones. Now notifications will be grouped by application, showing a much distinct look in the notification bar.
Bug fixes and more ringtones
As expected, this update comes to solve all the errors that existed in version MIUI 9. In addition, new ringtones and more sounds have been included in the screen lock.
List of devices that will get this MIUI 9.5 update
As we say, these improvements are focused on Xiaomi devices that have Android 7.0 Nougat. According to this forum thread of MIUI, the update has already been released for a handful of devices, which are:-
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 (Special Edition).
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 (Qualcomm).
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (Qualcomm).
- Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X.
- Xiaomi Mi Max
- Xiaomi Mi Max Prime
These are the devices that throughout these days will receive the update via OTA, therefore, the owners of these devices should check for the updates and be attentive to OTA. The list for the rest of devices will work in the following way.
By the beginning of April, these devices will receive the MIUI 9.5 update:-
- Redmi Note 5A Prime/Redmi Y1.
- Redmi 5A/Redmi Y1 Lite.
- Redmi 5 Plus.
- Redmi Note 5
- Mi Max 2
- Mi 5
- Redmi 4X.
- Mi 6.
- Mi MIX 2.
By the mid-April:-
- Mi Note 2.
- Mi 5S.
- Mi MIX.
- Mi Note 3.
- Mi 5S Plus.
- Redmi Note 2
- Redmi 3
- Redmi 4
- Mi 3
- Mi 4
As we can see, the earliest updates are reserved for the devices with the most expansion for now, which are the Redmi 4 and the Redmi 3. They have left a long time of testing for the bulk of devices on which the Xiaomi Mi 5 and Mi 6, in addition to the Mi MIX 2.
And finally, by mid-April, we have the list of older or less relevant devices, such as the Xiaomi Mi 5S or the Redmi Note 2 and Mi Note 3. It should be noted that devices as old as Mi 3 and Mi 4 will also receive this update from Xiaomi.
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