[Update: Fastboot ROM released] Xiaomi Redmi Note 7/7S MIUI 12 update finally rolling out in India (Download link inside)

New updates are being added at the bottom of this story…….

Original story (published on November 19, 2020) follows:

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7/7S already bagged the MIUI 12 update in India back in July but it was only available for the Mi Pilot testers.

While the pilot testing for the Redmi Note 7/7S ended in early October, there was no word on the wider availability of the latest custom skin.

Redmi Note 7S

Now, the OEM has finally released the MIUI 12 stable update for the Redmi Note 7/7S in India after four long months.

Multiple users are reporting about the update version which suggests that it is being rolled out on a wider scale.

You can download the latest custom skin from the link given below if you want to install the update manually. Also, be sure to check out these workarounds in case you come across any errors.

(Source 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7)
  • Device: Xiaomi Redmi Note 7/7S
  • Codename: lavender
  • Channel: India Stable
  • Version: V12.0.1.0.QFGINXM
  • Android: 10
    • Type: Recovery

It must be noted that the global Redmi Note 7 bagged the latest custom skin pretty recently while the Chinese variant got the same way back in July.

Xiaomi released a timeline in which the status of the Indian Redmi Note 7S MIUI 12 update was listed as under testing.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 (Global)

Users of the Indian Redmi Note 7/7S can finally rejoice now that the latest custom skin is available with several new features.

Nevertheless, there are still a few devices that are yet to bag the MIUI 12 update but it seems that Xiaomi might deliver the latest custom skin to all remaining devices soon.

That said, we will keep tracking the development of MIUI 12 and will provide more details once new information becomes available.


In the meantime, you can check out our MIUI 12 update tracker to get the latest updates on the topic.

Update 1 (November 23)

07:38 pm (IST): It seems that the stable MIUI 12 update for the Redmi Note 7S is now rolling out to more users in India since we’re seeing a number of reports (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7) from those who have received the update.


Update 2 (December 10)

10:35 am (IST): Xiaomi has now released the MIUI 12 stable Fastboot ROM for the Redmi Note 7/7S in India. It bears the software version and is based on Android 10. The availability of the Fastboot ROM indicates that Xiaomi has rolled out the update for all users as per a report.

  • Device: Xiaomi Redmi Note 7/7S
  • Codename: lavender
  • Channel: India Stable
  • Version: V12.0.1.0.QFGINXM
  • Android: 10
    • Type: Fastboot
  • NOTE: There are more such stories in our dedicated Xiaomi section so be sure to go through it as well.

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