BREAKING: Mi MIX 2S Android 10 update hits global units, re-released for Mi 8 with January patch (Download links inside)

Xiaomi is now rolling out the stable Mi MIX 2S Android 10 update across the globe. The update is arriving over the air as MIUI 11.0.3.0.QDGMIXM and is a target for a small number of units to begin with.

A couple of weeks ago, the Chinese company rolled out the first stable Mi MIX 2S Android 10 update, but this was limited to the Chinese model. Today, those using the global ROM can join in the fun.

As usual, the initial rollout is limited to a select number of users. Xiaomi calls it “MIUI 11 Beta Global Stable Version” which basically means the OS will be rolling out in batches and that this particular rollout is for the first batch.

This is the MIUI 11 Beta Global Stable Version V11.0.3.0.QDGMIXM for Mi MIX 2S which is based on Android 10 has been pushed via OTA. Kindly give your feedback on your user experience…ROM will be released to the Public after a successful preview of the Beta Stable ROM.
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The incoming Mi MIX 2S Android 10 update weighs in at 1.9GB and besides the new OS, you also get an updated January 2020 security patch.

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Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S Android 10 stable update (Source)

As noted above, the OTA rollout is gradual and hence it may take some time to reach all Mi MIX 2S units on the global ROM. But wait not because we have the link to download the new firmware and install manually on your device.

  • Device: Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S
  • Codename: polaris
  • Channel: Global Stable
  • Version: 11.0.3.0.QDGMIXM
  • Android: 10
    • Type: Recovery
      • Download: Link
      • MD5: f076a2ced44dcd71cf38da5be1adee4a

Xiaomi Mi 8 Android 10 update re-released

Xiaomi earlier this month started rolling out the stable Android 10 update to the Mi 8 across the globe. The update arrived as MIUI 11.0.1.0.QEAMIXM and bundled December 2019 security patches.

Today, a new Android 10 build is available for the Mi 8 as MIUI 11.0.3.0.QEAMIXM and bundles the latest January 2020 security patch. According to the company, the first Android 10 build (v11.0.1.0) has been suspended due to bugs.

Note that the previous update (v11.0.1.0.QEAMIXM) is now suspended due to bugs. This update fixes some of the critical issues and public users will receive this release for Android 10 update. For those already updated to Android 10, kindly update to this new version and give feedback.
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Mi 8 Android 10 update re-released (Source)

The new Mi 8 Android 10 update weighs in at 1.9GB for those coming straight from Android Pie. But for those who had already received the initial Android 10 update, you should get a smaller package weighing 222MB.

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Mi 8 January security patch based on Android 10 (Source)

Below is the download link for manual installation:

  • Device: Xiaomi Mi 8
  • Codename: dipper
  • Channel: Global Stable
  • Version: 11.0.3.0.QEAMIXM
  • Android: 10
    • Type: Recovery
      • Download: Link
      • MD5: 785bed58222be2ba503923c3f7385502

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