Earlier in April 2020, Redmi Note 6 Pro users had come to know that their devices will not be receiving Android 10. However, the device had found its way into the product lineup of the MIUI 12 roadmap. The MIUI 12 update for Redmi Note 6 Pro appeared to be a distant dream at that point in time.
In the absence of communication from the brand on the MIUI 12 update, it led to further disappointment. However, Redmi Note 6 Pro users have some news to cheer about today. A note from Super Moderator on Xiaomi’s Mi Community Forum gives a peek into Xiaomi’s future plans of MIUI 12 update for Redmi Note 6 Pro.
When someone asked in the Mi Community meant for Note 6 Pro about the possibility of the device getting an MIUI 12 update by the end of August, the Super Moderator replied with:
I don’t think so, we have no official information. Maybe it’s the end of September or October, stay and follow the news here.
Now, with this news Note 6 Pro users are confirmed that they will be receiving the update in the coming days. Though Xiaomi has not officially announced its plans. However, we can hold on to the comforting news of a possible update arriving later in September or sometime early next month.
The brand has remained mum to date about MIUI 12 update for Redmi Note 6 Pro. In fact, the device bagged another MIUI 11-based firmware with optimizations around 15 days ago. The new update rolled out was 184.108.40.206.PEKMIXM based on Android Pie. The device originally ran on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box, Later on, it was upgraded to MIUI 11 on top of Android 9 Pie. For the uninitiated, Redmi Note 6 Pro will not be receiving an Android 10 update from Xiaomi.
Note 6 Pro had been launched in the budget smartphone category, way back in October 2018. It was powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor, an octa-core clocking at 1.8GHz.
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