MIUI 11 in its stable form is already aggressively starting to offer more smartphones globally. The lucky ones now are the Redmi 8 and 8A, smartphones that were launched in October and September, respectively, with MIUI 10 on Android Pie.
The new update of MIUI 11 that is coming to these phones does not seem to add Android 10, so users of these will have to wait for the firmware package that adds it. However, it adds several improvements, new functions and the renewed design of this personalization layer.
According to what can be seen in the following screenshots of the new update offered via OTA, the firmware for both smartphones has the version number ?11 .0.1.0.PCPINXM ?, but the version for the Redmi 8 weighs about 600 MB, while the version for Redmi 8A has a weight of 544 MB.
MIUI 11 update for Redmi 8
MIUI 11 update for Redmi 8A
The MIUI 11 update comes with the security patch of October 2019. In turn, as we have been saying, it implements a new user interface to the Redmi 8 series along with the dark mode that can be applied to the entire system and compatible third-party apps -such as Instagram-, new natural sounds and alarm tones and a new quick response feature. This, as a regular update, also comes with minor bug fixes, improvements to system stability and speed, and more.
So you can update your Xiaomi before anyone else
You can check the updates section in the settings of your model to see if it can already be done with MIUI 11. Before starting the process of downloading and installing the update, we recommend having your smartphone connected to a stable and reliable Wi-Fi network. high speeds, in order to avoid unwanted consumption of the data packet from your provider. Also remember to have the phone with a good battery charge level.