Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X, Xiaomi Mi Max, and more receiving MIUI 9.5 Global Stable ROM
In November, Xiaomi launched the global version of MIUI 9. The update began rolling out to the first batch of phones in the same month, starting with the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4. Then, in January, the company started rolling-out the MIUI 9.2 Global Stable update to supported devices, including the Redmi Note 3.
Five months after its launch, Xiaomi India Managing Director Manu Kumar Jain stated that the MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM has been released for all supported Xiaomi India devices, including nearly four-year-old phones such as the Redmi 1s and the Xiaomi Mi 3.
— MIUI (@miuirom) March 20, 2018
Now, Xiaomi has announced that MIUI 9.5 Gobal Stable ROM has started rolling out for the Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm variant, Redmi Note 3 Special Edition, Redmi Note 4 Qualcomm variant (Redmi Note 4X), Mi Max and Mi Max Prime. The OTA update is being rolled out gradually, and the company mentions that it will release the update to all users as soon as possible.
The MIUI 9.5 Global Stable update finally brings notifications in MIUI on-par with stock Android. In December, we saw the MIUI Developer ROM had added support for Android Nougat‘s inline replies in notifications, bundled notifications, and one-finger gesture to expand notifications. Three months later, the update has arrived in the Global Stable ROM.
Xiaomi has also released the release schedule for MIUI 9.5 Global Stable ROM. This month, the update will be rolled-out to the Redmi 3S, Redmi 4 Prime, Redmi 4A and Redmi Note 4 MediaTek variant as well. The second and third batch of devices will get the update in early April and late April respectively. The full release schedule is detailed below.
1. Late March: Redmi Note 3 Special Edition, Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm, Redmi Note 4 Qualcomm/Redmi Note 4X, Mi Max, Mi Max Prime, Redmi 3S, Redmi 4 Prime, Redmi 4A and Redmi Note 4 MTK
2. Early April: Redmi Note 5A Prime/Redmi Y1, Redmi Note 5A/Redmi Y1 Lite, Redmi 5A, Redmi 5 Plus, Redmi Note 5, Redmi 5, Mi Max 2, Mi 5, Redmi 4X, Mi 6 and Mi MIX 2
3. Mid April: Mi Note 2, Mi 5s, Mi MIX, Mi Note 3, Mi 5s Plus, Redmi Note 2, Redmi 3, Redmi 4, Mi 3, Mi 4