[Updated] MIUI 12 update to hit many Redmi, Mi devices in August, alongside Poco F1 (Pocophone F1)
New updates are being added at the bottom of this story…….
Original story (published on July 20, 2020) follows:
Xiaomi’s MIUI 12 skin is arguably one of the most feature-packed Android skins at the moment. It brings a ton of new features and improvements over MIUI 11. Further, it’s being rolled out to many smartphones from the company.
A couple of days ago, it began rolling out for Redmi K20 Pro users in India. But there are still several devices that yet to receive the MIUI 12 update.
Xiaomi releases MIUI updates and Android version updates in batches like many other Android vendors. Therefore, not all eligible smartphones receive the update at once. Earlier, we reported that devices such as the Redmi Note 8/8T and Redmi 8A will receive MIUI 12 in August.
Well, these three phones are part of a longer list of devices to receive the update in August. Thanks to the company’s official Indonesian website, we now know which devices will receive the MIUI 12 update next month. Check out the device names below the screenshot:
Click/tap to enlarge
- Redmi 9
- Redmi Note 9
- Redmi Note 9 Pro
- Redmi Note 8 Pro
- Redmi Note 8
- Redmi 8
- Redmi 8A
- Redmi 8A Pro
- Redmi 7
- Redmi 7A
- Redmi Note 6 Pro
- Redmi 6 pro
- Redmi 6
- Redmi 6A
- Redmi Note 5 Pro
- Redmi Note 5
- Redmi S2/Y2
- Mi 10
- Mi Note 10
- Mi Note 10 Pro
- Mi 8 Lite
- Poco F1
Out of these, a few of them have already received MIUI 12 in some regions. The testing for the stable update on the Redmi Note 8 in China is already underway. Further, the Note 8 Pro MIUI 12 update for India is being tested by Mi Pilot testers.
Xiaomi’s flagship, the Mi 10 has also received the new update in China. Moreover, the recruitment for Mi Pilot testers for the Global variant of the device also kicked-off a week ago. Thus, we should see the same in other regions too.
Earlier, we also reported that the Poco F1 (Pocophone F1) is also expected to receive the MIUI 12 update in August. Thus, this new information also supports the previous report. Nonetheless, if the list is accurate, it appears that Xiaomi has a lot of work in its hands.
In the meantime, you can check out our dedicated MIUI 12 update tracker to know when it arrives on your device.
Update 1 (July 25)
Poco F1 pilot testers in India will get the MIUI 12 update next week according to an announcement made on the official Poco India telegram group. Moreover, the Poco X2 is also likely to grab MIUI 12 in August. See the full story here.
Update 2 (August 6)
The Poco F1 MIUI 12 update appears to be postponed, yet again, and is now expected to arrive “next week”. Further, there are still chances that it could not arrive on time according to a message posted on the official Poco F1 and Poco Community India Telegram groups. See the full story here.
Update 3 (August 11)
As expected, Xiaomi has now begun rolling out the stable MIUI 12 update for the Redmi Note 8 Pro in Indonesia. The new update comes as version 126.96.36.199.QGGIDXM and brings a host of new features and improvements. Check out the full story here.
Update 4 (August 18)
The stable MIUI 12 update for the Redmi Note 9 is now beginning to roll out in Indonesia. The update comes as version 188.8.131.52.QJOIDXM, up from the previous version 184.108.40.206.QJOIDXM. It’s being pushed via an OTA update and comes with a download size of 613MB. Check out more details here.
Update 5 (September 9)
IST 05:48 pm: Poco seems to have begun rolling out the stable MIUI 12 update for the Pocophone F1 (Poco F1). The update bears the software version 220.127.116.11.QEJMIXM and is reportedly available to Poco F1 MIUI 12 beta testers. See the full story here.
PiunikaWeb started as purely an investigative tech journalism website with main focus on ‘breaking’ or ‘exclusive’ news. In no time, our stories got picked up by the likes of Forbes, Foxnews, Gizmodo, TechCrunch, Engadget, The Verge, Macrumors, and many others. Want to know more about us? Head here.