The latest version of MIUI comes with a number of new features and visual upgrades over its predecessor.
SOME HIGHLIGHTS :
MIUI 12 has been announced by Xiaomi along with the list of phones to receive it .
MIUI 12 is currently in the closed beta phase of development.
Despite COVID-19 pandemic , tech giant Xiaomi appears to be moving ahead with its plans for 2020 and beyond with no second thought. Only yesterday, the company announced a new smartphone , the Mi 10 Youth Edition , in China and alongside it also unveiled its next-gen Android skin, MIUI 12.
This latest version of the company’s take on Google’s Android OS comes with a number of new features and visual upgrades over its predecessor. With this upgrade , MIUI 12 promises not only smooth performance but also enhanced capabilities with the help of features such as an updated version of dark mode( 2.0 ) , new privacy and security tools , AI calling , multitasking features , new graphical user interface (GUI) animations and stunning wallpapers .
More interestingly, Xiaomi also claims that MIUI 12 is also the first mobile operating system that has passed TÜV Rheinland’s “Android System Enhanced Privacy Protection Test.”
MIUI 12: When it will be available ?
->For now, Xiaomi has unmasked MIUI 12 only in China and as per our expectations it is not made available to the international audiences for a few weeks at least . Xiaomi has released a closed beta program for users of China to receive early feedback and review on the ongoing developments of the MIUI 12.
The first stable version of the MIUI 12 OS is lined up to be released in June this year, post of which , we can expect for the release of UI in markets such as India. This availability will also depend substantially on how the COVID-19 circumstances end up across the globe in the coming months .
Eligible devices for : MIUI 12
Xiaomi has also announced the list of devices that will be getting the new MIUI 12 update. While it does cover most of the Xiaomi and Redmi phones you’d expect to see getting the update, there are a few notable omissions.
The update is scheduled to be rolled out to Xiaomi phones in batches, with the company for now releasing a list of three batches for the roll-out of the MIUI 12 update.
First batch :
Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro
Xiaomi Mi 10
Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition
Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro
Redmi K30 Pro
Redmi K20 Pro
Second Batch :
Mi Mix 3
Xiaomi Mi 8 series
Redmi Note 8 Pro
Redmi Note 7
Redmi Note 7 Pro
Third Batch :
Mi Mix 2
Redmi 8, 8A
Redmi 7, 7A
Mi CC9 Pro
There is no announcement if Poco devices, namely the Poco F1 and Poco X2, will receive the MiUi 12 update or not , and if they will , so when ??