When Xiaomi launched its Redmi Note 4 in India, Xiaomi’s then Vice president Hugo Barra assured of rolling out the Nougat update to the device in a month. And now even after six months launching the Redmi Note 4 users keeping their fingers crossed while there is no sign of Nougat update from Xiaomi.
But what we have a news to rejoice for Redmi Note 4 users and Mi fanboys. This month Xiaomi has finally come up with a good news that it will finally start rolling out the much awaited MIUI 9.0 based on Android v7.1.1 Nougat to its latest devices on August 16 while users may receive it by August 19.
Though we have no official confirmation from Xiaomi, it’s very much a known thing that Xiaomi’s current Flagship Mi 6 could possibly be the first device to receive the update followed by other devices such as Mi Max, Mi 5, Redmi Note 4 and so on. Though the Mi 6 is already running on Android Nougat, it is based on MIUI 8 and is missing major Nougat features like Multi-Window functionality, bundled notifications. We had already listed the devices which will get the the MIUI 9 and check it out for more details.
MIUI 9 has created a mountain of hype among MI fans and living up to the hype it will boast most of the Nougat features like multi-window, a built-in memory optimizer and ability to uninstall system apps. Xiaomi’s skin is also touted to include a picture-in-picture mode.