Xiaomi Mi5 flagship already started receiving MIUI 7.2 v220.127.116.11.MAACNDB China Stable ROM via OTA. The company also promised to roll out the same firmware (MIUI 7.2 Global Stable ROM) globally.
MIUI 7, which is the big firmware upgrade was first release in October last year and was officially rolled out to various Chinese and International variants running on MIUI 6. Then after couple of months, Xiaomi again started rolling out MIUI 7.1 firmware update which again brings new features and bug fixes. Now, the company has released the all new MIUI 7.2 and is already available for download for various Chinese versions smartphones.
As of now, only 8 Xiaomi smartphones namely Mi5, Mi4S, Mi Note Pro, Mi4C, Mi Pad, Redmi Note 4G, Redmi 1S and Redmi 3 have received official firmware update. Other devices will receive the update in the next coming weeks.
We have already shared the detailed changelog of MIUI 7.2 ROM in the previous post in which Mi Mover app is the latest feature introduced by Xiaomi on its latest firmware. This app plays a major role in transferring the data from one Mi smartphone to another whenever you change your handset.
After installing the firmware, you will also notice improved Find device app, a customizable Wallpaper Carousel, and an improvements over the Lock screen, Status Bar, Notifications bar, and Home screen animations. Few of the apps like Music, Backup, Weather, File Explorer, Cleaner, Mi Drop and Mi Cloud has been upgraded to new version bringing bugs fixes and performance improvement.
Despite of rolling out MIUI 7.2 update, the Chinese tech vendor has not yet announced whether it is based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow or not. As of now, only Xiaomi Mi5 and Mi4S runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box, while the other handsets still are on Android Lollipop firmware.
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