[Updated] MIUI 12 update in India: As August ends, Redmi Note 9 Pro, Note 8, Note 7 & Note 7 Pro users get restless
This story is being continuously updated…. New updates are being added at the bottom…..
Original story (published on August 31, 2020) follows:
Towards the beginning of August, Xiaomi had revealed its MIUI 12 update roadmap for India via a Livestream. The roadmap didn’t feature the names of all the devices that are eligible for the MIUI 12 update.
Instead, Xiaomi chose to provide the names of devices that will start receiving the update to MIUI 12 in August. According to the roadmap, the Mi 10, Redmi Note 9, Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 8, Note 8 Pro, Redmi Note 7, and Note 7 Pro were scheduled to get the update this month.
And well, Xiaomi has indeed released the stable MIUI 12 update for the Mi 10, Redmi Note 9, and the Redmi Note 8 Pro in India. Moreover, it has also rolled out the MIUI 12 update for the Redmi Note 7, however, it’s only available for Mi Pilot testers.
Now that August has come to an end, it appears that many Xiaomi fans have been left disappointed. This is because devices such as the Redmi Note 7, Note 7 Pro, Note 9 Pro, and the Note 8 have still not got the stable build for Xiaomi’s latest skin.
Apart from the update roadmap for India, the devices were also scheduled to get MIUI 12 in August according to Xiaomi’s Indonesian website. And device owners aren’t taking the delayed rollout lightly.
Many users have taken to Twitter and the Mi Community amongst other social platforms to voice their concerns regarding the elusive MIUI 12 update for their phones. We’ve added some reports (1, 2, 3, 4) below:
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Helo Team i am using redmi note 9 pro and waiting for mi ui12 when it will be release
Redmi note 8 Looking for a 3 mouth security update not found and august and is supposed to be said miui 12 and android 10 Please give updates on good time by launching new phone
When global MIUI 12 update will be roll it for redmi note 7 global devices?
At last I got android 10 update on my redmi note 7 pro. I am happy now. MiUi 12? No need for me its just hype nothing else. ? So much fed up with this.
Earlier, we reported that a Xiaomi official stated that MIUI 12 will be released for the Redmi Note 9 Pro in September. As for the Redmi Note 8, Xiaomi has released an MIUI 12 beta update for the device in China.
Unfortunately, there are still no signs of the stable build in China as well as India. On the other hand, the company has released the stable MIUI 12 update for the Redmi Note 7 in China. And like we mentioned above, it’s also available for the Mi Pilot testers in India.
So it seems that we can expect to see Xiaomi’s latest MIUI 12 skin roll out for the Redmi Note 7, Note 7 Pro, and Redmi Note 9 Pro next month itself given that the devices have already received beta updates or in the case of the Note 9 Pro, an official confirmation.
However, Redmi Note 8 users are still left in the dark since Xiaomi has chosen not to share many details regarding the rollout of MIUI 12 for the device.
Nevertheless, we’re keeping track of the status of the MIUI 12 rollout for the Redmi Note 7/Note 7 Pro, Redmi Note 8, and Redmi Note 9 Pro. Thus, we’ll be posting updates if and when new details emerge.
Meanwhile, keep an eye out on our dedicated tracker for the MIUI 12 update to know when it arrives on your device(s).
Update 1 (September 10)
IST 03:46 pm: The latest MIUI 12 beta version 20.9.9 for China has been postponed for the Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 8 due to system stability issues. In contrast, Xiaomi has released a new update for the Redmi Note 7 sold in India. See the full story here.
Update 2 (September 14)
IST 01:16 pm: According to a moderator on the Mi Community, the MIUI 12 update for the Redmi Note 9 Pro is currently under development. Unfortunately, the mod did not share an ETA for the rollout. See more details here.
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