Chinese smartphone brand Xiaomi has rolled out its MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM to next leagues of smartphones. The total of 9 smartphones like Xiaomi Mi Note 2, Mi Mix, Mi 5s, Mi5s Plus, Mi Max 2, Redmi 4X, Mi Max, Redmi 4, and Mi MIX can flash the MIUI 9 beta ROM. While previously in the initial phase, Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X, Redmi Note 4, and Mi 6 got the MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM.
This latest custom UI interface comes with the features likes lock screen shortcuts, split-screen feature, faster app load times, new design elements, and much more. The MIUI 9 comes with the Smart Assistant feature which can be accessed by swiping up from the home screen. Nonetheless, there is another important feature called as “smart app launcher” that suggests apps to launch based on the screen. And finally, it also has an image search function which can distinguish between photos based on the keywords you enter.
The company claims that they will release the stable version of MIUI 9 custom UI after the launch of the Global Beta ROM to the third phase of the devices like Xiaomi Redmi 3S Prime, Mi 3, Mi 4, Redmi Note 3, Redmi 2, Redmi 3S, and Redmi 2 prime.
To get this update on your phone, please follow these steps precisely.
- Download the latest MIUI ROM file, download here
- Connect your phone/tablet to Windows PC by a micro USB cable, and copy the ROM file to the internal storage of your device.
- Launch ‘Updater’ app on your device.
- After choosing the right ROM file, your device will begin upgrading. Your device should automatically boot to the new version when the update is completed.