MIUI 9 has been gradually rolling out to global users since it was announced in mid-2017. However, now the MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM has been put up for download on Mi forums for all eligible handsets. The announcement was made by Xiaomi VP Manu Kumar Jain on Twitter. Of course, many eligible devices have already received the OTA.
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As for the download links and methods, you can visit the Mi Forums link shown in the tweet above. The list of eligible handsets getting MIUI 9 was impressive from Xiaomi. Some 4-year-old devices have also been included in the update.
The list of eligible devices is below:
Redmi 2, Redmi 2 Prime, Redmi 4A, Redmi Note Prime, Mi 4i, Redmi 3S, Redmi 3S Prime, Redmi Note 4G, Redmi 1S, Redmi Note 3, Mi 3, Mi 4, Mi Max, Mi Max Prime, Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite, Redmi 4, Mi 5, Mi MIX 2, Mi Max 2, Redmi Note 4.
You can wait for an OTA to arrive, as usual, if you're not into flashing ROMs and stuff. But if you can't wait, links are in the tweet as mentioned earlier.
MIUI 9 comes with a facelift, some great features, and a lot of under the surface tweaks as well. The UX has been refreshed with new icon designs, lock screen shortcuts and much more. Xiaomi has focused a lot on making MIUI 9 lightweight and hence it is zippier than before. Not to mention features that already come with Android Nougat like split-screen.
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Are you planning to update to MIUI 9? Or is MIUI 8 good enough for you? Which features do you like or hate in MIUI 9? Speak (write) your mind in the comments section below.
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