Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM update to its second batch of Mi & Redmi smartphones. Earlier the company launched MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM for Xiaomi Mi 6, Mi 5X, and Redmi Note 4X (Qualcomm) on August 11th. Today, as promised the company makes 9 more devices eligible for MIUI 9 Global Beta update.
MIUI 9 is the latest version of Xiaomi’s custom UI interface which was announced earlier this month at the same Xiaomi Mi5X launch event. Also, the Mi 5X is the company’s first handset to ship with MIUI 9 out of the box. Being a major upgrade, it bundles with several new cool features including splitscreen feature, Smart Assistant, better notification management, Quick Switch, Intelligent Switch mode, faster app load times, new design elements, and more. Also MIUI 9 – List of complete features
Coming to final build, it will only release once the company announce MIUI 9 Global Beta update to its third batch of devices which includes Xiaomi Redmi 2, Redmi 2 Prime, Redmi Note 3, Mi 3, Mi 4, Redmi 3S, Redmi 3S Prime and more. Xiaomi could unveil its plans of MIUI 9 Global Stable update plans at its Mi 5X global launch scheduled on September 5th.
How to Install MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM:
Firstly, download MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM for the supported devices from MIUI website here. Now follow our previous tutorial on how to flash MIUI 9 on Xiaomi phones. You can also follow the installation steps shared on Xiaomi official forum. The forum also mentions a recommendation rate of 94.62 percent for the new UI.
Note: Make sure to perform backup of all your important data before you proceed to ensure your data is safe.