The MIUI 12 update has reached many Xiaomi, Redmi and Poco mobile phones in India. The Redmi K20 Series, Mi 10, and Redmi Note 8 Series were among the first devices to receive the newest custom skin. The Android 10 / Android 11 based MIUI 12 announced by Xiaomi last year will bring a lot of changes. These include new wallpapers, animations, gestures, improved privacy controls and super visual design that displays available storage, battery capacity and more important data in new graphs and visual diagrams. MIUI 12 also has a new interface that looks cleaner than ever with wider spaces between images and text. Xiaomi has also refreshed the design and improved dark mode of the control center, where wallpaper blurring and font adjustment can be done more smoothly. Below you will find the MIUI 12 update list, compatible mobile phones, downloads, live wallpaper and features, among other things:
MIUI 12 Update List: Compatible Mobile Phones
Xiaomi’s portfolio includes 20 mobile phones in the MIUI 12 update list. China Phonemaker 2018 has released a new ROM for its Poco F1 mobile phone. Take a quick look at all MIUI 12 supported devices in India:
- Redmi K20 Pro
- Redmi K20
- Little X2
- Wednesday 10
- Redmi Note 9
- Redmi Note 9 Pro
- Redmi Note 8
- Redmi Note 8 Pro
- Redmi Note 7
- Redmi Note 7 Pro
- Little M2 Pro
- Little F1
- Redmi Note 7S
- Redmi 8a
- Redmi 7A
- Redmi 6 Pro
- Redmi Note 5
- Redmi Note 5 Pro
- Redmi Note 6 Pro
The MIUI 12 ROM is based on Android 11 for all devices except the Redmi Note 7, Redmi Note 7S, and Redmi Note 8 series. These devices will run MIUI 12 on Android 10 after the update. MIUI12 was initially announced for Redmi 7, Redmi Y3, Redmi 6A and Redmi 6. But, the company later canceled that these phones were removed due to “compatibility and performance issues”.
How to download MIUI 12
The MIUI 12 update is being released by OTA (via air). Compatible devices receive / receive notification for update. If you missed the notification, go to your phone’s ‘Settings’ -> ‘Software Update’ page to download the MIUI 12 update.
MIUI 12 update features
1. New design
The MIUI 12 features a new super visual design that displays available storage, battery capacity and more in new graphs and visuals. As a result, the UI looks more pleasing and informative to the eye.
2. Dynamic dark mode
If you are a person who likes to keep the dark mode in low light environment and bright mode, MIUI 12 is for you. Comes with Dark Mode 2.0 with skin scheduling option. Additionally, there is a toggle to automatically adjust the contrast based on the brightness levels. MIUI 12 also has sunlight mode, which brightens the display for the public visibility of the content.
3. iOS-like control panel
Xiaomi MIUI 12 offers a revamped control panel that can be accessed by swiping down from the top right. The panel’s quick setting toggles now look similar to iOS, with a brightness slider and options for toggling Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and cellular data. Although you can change the layout of the panels in quick settings, you will not see notifications. The quick settings panel takes up a lot of space, and notifications are now added to their own panel. The latter can be accessed by swiping down from the top left.
4. App drawer
Applications in MIUI 12 can be arranged in the app drawer just as they appear in the POCO launcher. This feature is not available by default and requires users to enable it manually from Settings.
5. Floating windows, Ultra battery saver mode, Focus mode
The MIUI 12 features are also headlined by floating windows, Ultra Battery Saver mode and Focus mode. Floating windows for multi-tasking. Users can use one app over another instead of snapping at the bottom or closing another app. You can drag the app anywhere around the screen. As for the ultra battery saver mode, the company claims that the device can get five extra hours of usage.
Focus mode, on the other hand, allows you to take a break from using the phone. Additionally, the mode gives you an overview of the amount spent on the phone – divided into daily and weekly increments. There is also the option to set a daily screen time limit and set up notifications for continuous use.
Here are some important features of the new MIUI 12 Custom Android Skin from Xiaomi. In addition, good control over UI fluid animations, privacy settings, My Light Cone Animation Framework, And new gestures with a bar at the bottom.
MIUI 12 Live Wallpapers: How to Download
Xiaomi MIUI 12 comes with new static and live wallpapers that can be applied to any device. Static wallpapers are divided into six categories namely Natural Texture, Geometry, Dynamic Nebula, Minimalist View, Black & White and Mars. Download MIUI 12 Live Wallpapers as well as Static using the links below:
Courtesy XDA Developers, you can download and apply MIUI 12 wallpapers on any mobile phone out there. Extract files using any Zip Extractor app.