After rolling out MIUI 8 Global Stable update for Redmi Note 3, Xiaomi now has started pushing the same update to its 2016 flagship device, the Mi5 and the mid-ranger Redmi Note Prime. So all these users who were eagerly waiting for MIUI 8 can go to the Updater app and look for the latest OTA update. These are the second bunch of devices to get MIUI 8 update. Earlier the MIUI 8 Global Stable update was rolled out to Mi2, Mi 2S, Redmi 1S, Mi4i, Redmi Note 4G and Redmi Note 3G smartphones.
Some of the MIUI 8 highlights and features are scrolling screenshots, redesigned Calculator, Quick ball, Dual Apps, Second Space, Video Editing, Hindi T9 dialer search (India only), new Gallery, fingerprint payment, and more. For complete changelog & features, do check the link here.
To let you know, the MIUI 8 update has been installed on more than 20 million Xiaomi handsets all over the world and it is expected to see more users getting the update within a week or two. There is a positive impression and many Xiaomi users report performance enhancement, speed boost, and many more.
Xiaomi Mi5, Redmi Note Prime MIUI 8 Global Stable update (MIUI 126.96.36.199)
Mi5 – Download
Redmi Note Prime – Download
How to update: Apart from the OTA update, there are three other methods to update the smartphone to the latest operating system. For easy reference purposes, do check our article on how to install MIUI 8 ROM on any Xiaomi phone.
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