Xiaomi Starts Rolling Out MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM For Supported Devices

Xiaomi Starts Rolling Out MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM For Supported Devices

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Yesterday, Xiaomi announced on its official MIUI forum that the MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM has started rolling out for supported Xiaomi devices. Unlike developer or beta ROMs, the Global Stable ROM will automatically be rolled out to every supported device in the coming days via an over-the-air update.

In the first batch, the MIUI 8.2 ROM is set to roll out for the following devices: the Mi Max, Mi Max Prime, Mi 4i, Mi 3, Mi 4, Mi Note, Redmi 1S and Redmi Note 4G, with other devices to receive the update at a later time. But these other devices won’t have to wait long as Xiaomi will start rolling out the update starting February 20. That batch will include the Redmi 2, Redmi 2 Prime, Redmi 3 (Qualcomm variant), Redmi Note 3 Special Edition, Redmi Note 4 (MTK variant), Redmi Note 2, Redmi Note Prime, Mi 2/2S, Mi 5, Mi 5s, Mi 5s Plus, Redmi 3/Prime, Redmi 3S/Prime and Redmi Note 4 (Qualcomm).

While the update doesn’t introduce the latest version of Android, it does bring in a plethora of new additions along with many under-the-hood performance optimizations and bug fixes to make for an overall smoother software experience. Here is the official change log for the MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM:


MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM Update Highlights
– New improved layout for toggles in the Notification shade
– Get full control over automated tasks
– Brand new system sounds and ringtones
MIUI 8.2 Global Stable ROM Full Changelog
Lockscreen, Status Bar, Notification Bar
New – Swipe to delete Lockscreen notifications (11-18)
New – UI adjustments for toggles(12-15)
New – Battery saver toggle can be added to the Notification shade (12-15)
Optimization – Lock screen PINlayout (11-15)
Optimization – Changed icons forUSB charging and switching keyboards (12-01)
Optimization – Floating notifications won’t appear in DND mode (12-13)
Fix – Notification shade issues during incoming call floating notifications (10-25)
Fix – Wi-Fi page made the device freeze when it was opened for the first time (11-07)
Fix – Notification shade issues(11-15)
Fix – Issues with opacity after using third party themes (11-15)
Fix – The first notification couldn’t be removed by a swipe (11-29)
Fix – Landscape mode issues with third party themes (12-06)
Homescreen
New – Home screen settings added to the Settings (11-22)
Fix – Part of UI for deleting apps wasn’t visible on light backgrounds (10-11)
Fix – Minor adjustments for animations in the Launcher (11-14)
VirusScan
New – Antivirus scans for the apps installed not from Google Play (11-02)

In case you don’t want to wait for the OTA update, download links for the full ROM are also available for the supported devices for you to manually flash the update. Head over to the source for download links.

Source: MIUI Forums