Redmi Note 7 Pro was released in March 2019 and its popularity in the budget segment continues to hold ground even after 2 years of its release. At the time of launch, it was powered by an SDM675 Snapdragon 675 chipset running on Android 9.0 (Pie) out of the box. Later on, it upgraded to Android 10 based MIUI 12 custom skin from Xiaomi.
Redmi Note 7 Pro users were in for hard-luck as Xiaomi supported only one major software update when it got launched. The OEM had changed its policy a year later and started supporting 2 major Android OS updates.
The device is running on its latest Android 10 update and is waiting to receive MIUI 12.5 stable update. The reports coming in suggest that Redmi Note 7 Pro China variant is up for Android 11-based MIUI 12.5 beta stable update. It also includes the latest May security update.
Xiaomi appears to have started seeding MIUI 12.5 update on its older models. Prior to Redmi Note 7 Pro, there are 2 more devices to receive MIUI 12.5. They are Mi Max 3 and Redmi 7. Expect more Xiaomi devices to receive in the coming days!
The latest update changelog for the Redmi Note 7 Pro MIUI 12.5 update reads a host of improvements and new features. Some noticeable ones at the System level include 20 times more rendering power, Better performance than the last update, lighter, faster, and more durable MIUI. MIUI 12.5 update brings a new animation framework and a new UI design to play around with. A host of changes have been introduced which we believe you will love to play around with.
Redmi Note 7 Pro China variant has started receiving the new beta build 220.127.116.11.QFHCNXM via OTA notifications. Redmi Note 7 Pro MIUI 12.5 stable beta update China version does not have any Google services or apps on it. However, the global rollout will get a complete package in the coming weeks. There is no information on the timeline by when Redmi Note 7 Pro global units will receive MIUI 12.5 update, but it is likely to be soon.
The beta build is meant for the Chinese units. To install on global units, the bootloader must be unlocked. For manual download, check out the details below for flashing:
- Device: Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 Pro
- Codename: violet
- Channel: China Stable Beta
- Version: 18.104.22.168.QFHCNXM
- Android: 10
- Type: Recovery
- Download: Link Here
Xiaomi would like to complete pending MIUI 12.5 stable rollouts on all its eligible devices since work on MIUI 13 has been kicked off. Do keep an eye on MIUI 13 update for eligible devices. Till then stay with us!