Xiaomi MIUI 9 coming to Mi 5 on August 7 while on Redmi Note 4X and Mi 6 in the second batch.
Xiaomi already unwrapped “MIUI 9“ last week alongside the Mi 5X and Mi AI speaker. The MIUI 9 is already scheduled to become available on the Mi 6 and Redmi Note 4X on August 11. The Next Xiaomi device to get the taste of MIUI 9 is the Mi 5.
Xiaomi has now revealed via its MIUI Weibo official handle that the Mi 5 will get MIUI 9 update on August 7 which is next week Monday. Afterall, it’s the Xiaomi’s most popular & top-selling Smartphone.
Remember, MIUI 9 is still in the China Beta version which means to be able to get the update you’ll have to register for the Beta program right at the MIUI Forum. Xiaomi also hinted that the MIUI 9 Developer ROM (Closed Beta) for 12 different models will roll out in mid-August.
Those 12 Xiaomi devices are as follow- Mi MIX, Mi Note 2, Mi 5s, Mi 5s Plus, Mi 5c, Mi Max 2, Mi Max, Mi 4S, Mi 4c, Mi Note Pro, and Redmi 4X. The initial release of MIUI 9 is subjected to August 25.
Interestingly, MIUI Closed Beta program has surpassed 1 million persons. Just recently, that figure was revealed to be around 700,000 which was seen as the largest in the company’s history. Presently, the applications for the Closed Beta program is around 1.56 million persons, that too only in two weeks just after the Beta program opened on July 19. This is the case for China ROM imagine then the Global ROM will shatter all the records.