Xiaomi reveals MIUI 6 roll-out details

MIUI 6Xiaomi has revealed the roadmap of its MIUI 6 update distribution to the users. After the recent launch of MIUI 6, all users of Xiaomi devices wanted to know when their device is going to receive the update.

According to the company, the first one to receive the MIUI 6 will be the Mi 3 WCDMA/CDMA and Mi 4 users. In October, all these users will be upgraded to MIUI 6. Other smartphone users will receive the beta version by end of this year.

The detailed plan is given below:

Device Model Sequence MIUI 6 Dev ROM
Xiaomi Mi 1 All models Not Available Not Available
Xiaomi Mi 2 All models 4th By the end of this year
Xiaomi Mi 3 TD-CDMA 2nd Mid-Sept
  WCDMA 1st Aug 29
  CDMA 1st Aug 29
Xiaomi Mi 4 All models 1st Aug 29
Mi Pad   3rd Unknown
Redmi All models 4th By the end of this year
Redmi Note All models 4th By the end of this year

MIUI 6 highlights:

  • More power-saving modes
  • Option to load own song files or select the best music from various FM stations in the Music app.
  • New options to take photo from front or rear camera by just swiping down, swipe left to bring out the menu panel, and swipe right to bring out the real-time filter.
  • Easier photo-sharing and backup on Mi Cloud