Xiaomi seems to be keeping up with its promise of rolling out the latest MIUI 11 OS build fastest in the history of the operating system. The Chinese OEM announced that it will release the stable version of MIUI 11 in India on October 16 along with the launch of Redmi Note 8 Pro. It is just a matter of time when we come to know whether MIUI 11 release comes with Redmi Note 8 Pro out of the box or as an OTA update soon after the launch.
The layout and features of the new MIUI 11 OS is not a secret anymore. Thanks to the accidental rollout of a pre-release version of the OS to a limited number of devices at the beginning of September this year. Redmi K20 Pro, Mi Mix 2S, and Mi 6 are some of the devices that received the update at that time.
Following the accidental release, users were impressed with the colourful and polished design of the user interface. MIUI 11, co-developed with Oppo and Vivo, brings a lot of interesting features such as a revamped always-on display, system-wide dark mode, new dynamic sound effects, a redesigned file manager, messaging app quick replies, a new Xiaomi Community app, and many more.
Back in China, critics applauded the design of MIUI 11 that led it to win the Red Dot Design award. On September 24, Xiaomi released the open beta of MIUI 11 for 17 Chinese devices.
At the launch of the 64MP quad-camera phone, Redmi Note 8 Pro, in India, we will be able to know which other devices in the country will receive the latest OS update. It is being discussed over the web that Xiaomi devices such as Redmi Note 7 Pro and Redmi K20 series will be considered in the first batch to receive the MIUI 11 update. The officials at Poco, the sub-brand of Xiaomi, recently confirmed that their Poco F1 will be upgraded to MIUI 11 very soon.