Pocophone F1 (Poco F1) July security update rolls out, still no sign of MIUI 12 (Download link inside)

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The Pocophone F1 continues to be one of the finest smartphones in the mid-range bracket. It was also regarded as the best ‘flagship killer’ when it was released back in 2018. The benchmark specifications of the device were the main reason behind its success.

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Pocophone F1

Poco is now a standalone brand but Xiaomi continues to provide software updates to its devices. While Pocophone F1 (Poco F1) recently got its June security update, the July security update for Russian users is now rolling out to the device.

Pocophone F1 users are receiving the update via OTA but it can also be flashed manually. Here’s the changelog along with the download link.



– Updated Android Security Patch to July 2020. Increased system security.

  • Device: Pocophone F1
  • Codename: beryllium
  • Channel: Russia Stable
  • Version: V11.0.4.0.QEJRUXM
  • Android: 10
    • Type: Recovery
      • Download: Link
      • MD5: 17a9455ab2cde58039ea338059e07bb7

The highly acclaimed smartphone is part of the official MIUI 12 roadmap but is still due to get the much-awaited update. Xiaomi is done with the first stage of the rollout and later this month the second stage in which the Poco F1 is listed to receive MIUI 12 will begin.

No official announcements about the Pocophone F1 MIUI 12 stable update has been made yet but the device has been receiving constant security updates from the OEM which is a good sign.

MIUI 12 is being tested on multiple devices and stable updates are expected to roll out in a couple of months. We also reported earlier that Poco F1 may get the stable MIUI 12 update in August, you can check out the complete story here.


Meanwhile, you can also go through our dedicated MIUI 12 update tracker to know when your Xiaomi device will get the stable update. Also, the OEM is rolling out Android 10 to many of its devices as Android 11 is slowly inching towards its release.

We also have a list of Xiaomi devices that might get updated to Android 11 as the beta updates for Mi 10 Pro and Mi 10 are already available. Nevertheless, we will keep an eye on any updates related to Pocophone F1 so stay tuned to PiunikaWeb.

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