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Xiaomi releases stable Android 10 for the Redmi K20 Pro on the same day as Google

Google just released stable Android 10 for the Pixel family earlier today. As per usual, Essential was hot on their tail with the update for the Essential Phone. The next OEM to release Android 10 may surprise you: Xiaomi is rolling it out to the Redmi K20 Pro in China and India. The latest MIUI 10...

[Update 2: Redmi K20 Pro in India] Xiaomi is recruiting beta testers for the Mi 9’s Android Q-based MIUI update

Android Q has been available for developers since a few months now, giving them a chance to try out Google's newest update to Android before it rolls out for the general public. These Beta releases gives them an opportunity to explore newly introduced APIs and test their apps against the changes, ensuring that everything works...

MIUI 10 betas end this month for all devices in preparation for MIUI 11

Xiaomi's MIUI is a fun ROM to follow along, mainly because Xiaomi makes it a point to involve the community for testing out updates on a regular basis. Through MIUI Betas that roll out for a wide range of devices, we can spot new and exciting features that the company is working on, and users...

MIUI prepares to automatically recognize and change ringtone for phone calls from food delivery vendors

MIUI by Xiaomi continues to see regular and active development from the company. Unlike other larger OEMs, Xiaomi gives enthusiast users a chance to try out some of these features through beta releases, before the features make their way to stable releases. For instance, previous MIUI Betas have showcased features such as additional Screen Cast...

Another look at Android Q with MIUI: System-wide dark mode, Finally! [VIDEO]

Android Q looks to be arriving very soon, especially as Google just dropped the Android Q-specific security patches yesterday. As a result, companies are ramping up development to have everything ready to go as soon as possible. OEMs like Essential will likely have their update out very soon, but others with more software modifications like...

Xiaomi finally adds two-factor authentication for Mi accounts

In the wake of increasing cyberattacks, activating two-factor authentication for all crucial accounts has become a necessity if you value the security of your data. Recently, research work from Google outlined, "100% of automated bots, 96% of bulk phishing attacks, and 76% of targeted attacks” were averted in the case of Google accounts that had...

Xiaomi adds Google Drive integration to Mi File Manager

Xiaomi's MIUI is a heavily modified version of Android, coming in with its own features and in some cases, its own shortcomings. MIUI always invites polarizing opinion, with a vocal group of users hating the changes Xiaomi has made, and a comparatively silent group of users who have grown fond of Xiaomi's changes. These changes...

MIUI 9.8.5 adds a dual clock and prepares an under-keyboard shortcut bar and “Dual WLAN acceleration”

MIUI Betas are used by Xiaomi to beta test upcoming functionality for their wide range of devices that run on their custom UX on top of Android. It is always exciting to see what is in store for users in the future, and these betas give us an opportunity to observe some of these new...

Xiaomi’s File Manager app gets an updated design in the latest MIUI beta

Xiaomi is committed to building a highly customized software experience through its Android skin, MIUI and the custom interface gets a variety of system apps tailored as per the general aesthetics of MIUI. The company also invests ample time into improving the UI and the UX of these system apps and adding many useful features....

Mi Health is a new health and fitness app by Xiaomi

Many smartphone brands often make their own versions of popular apps that are already offered by Google on the Play Store. This is especially needed in China where Google products and services are still blocked. Smartphones from Chinese brands often have their own calculator app, calendar app, gallery app, and other apps in lieu of...

Android Q-based MIUI leaks for the Xiaomi Mi 9 – First Look

Ahead of the launch of Android Q Beta 5, Xiaomi announced that they were recruiting beta testers for an Android Q release with MIUI on top. That build has since been rolled out to 400 beta testers hand chosen by the company, though we've managed to get our hands on the same build thanks to...

How to enable MIUI’s dark mode on the POCO F1 and other Xiaomi phones right now

Xiaomi has been testing out a system-wide dark mode on MIUI for several devices. The Redmi Note 5 (Note 5 Pro in India) already has it in the stable build while a lot of other supported devices including the Mi 8 got the feature with MIUI global beta ROM back in May. The POCO F1,...