The MIUI 12 Update is on the roll, going to be unveiled for all the Xiaomi phones.
Xiaomi have finally unveiled their MIUI 12 update for India, starting with their recently released flagship MI 10 to get for the first batch. Xiaomi has planned to release their updates on the phones in batches.
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MIUI 12 first batch was scheduled to be released in the months of June, but it got delayed for multiple smartphones in the first batch. Redmi K20, Redmi K20 Pro and POCO X2 were the first ones getting the update. The first batch contains the flagships and recently released Redmi phones in India. Xiaomi has revealed that they are going to roll out the update for the smartphones left in the first batch in the coming weeks soon. Smartphones about to receive the MIUI 12 Update in the first batch –
- Redmi Mi 10
- Redmi Note 9
- Redmi Note 9 Pro
- Redmi Note 8
- Redmi Note 8 Pro
- Redmi Note 7
- Redmi Note 7 Pro
After the release of its first batch, second batch will follow with the following Smart phones set in the second Batch. Xiaomi has included POCO and Redmi budget phones for this slot. Interestingly they have not included POCO M2 in this batch.
- POCO M2 Pro
- POCO F1
- Redmi Note 7s
- Redmi 8
- Redmi 8A
For the third batch of Smartphones, Xiaomi has kept the rest low-range budget phones which might take some more weeks to get the MIUI 12 Update. The third batch that is to be rolled out later in India includes the list of Smartphones –
- Redmi 7
- Redmi 7A
- Redmi 6 Pro
- Redmi 6
- Redmi 6A
- Redmi Note 6Pro
- Redmi Note 5
- Redmi Note 5 Pro
- Redmi Y3
New features we could see in the upcoming MIUI 12 Update
- Casting tool
With the new MIUI 12 update, you will get the assistance of Universal casting tool to cast anything from your Xiaomi smartphone to a bigger display. This Casting tool will come with a supplementary tool called the Private casting tool. This supplementary tool gives you the flexibility to receive messages and calls without interfering your live cast.
- Dedicated Sound Assistant
MIUI 12 have focused on sound output and have introduced a dedicated sound assistant with there update. Through this feature, you will have the utmost ability to customize your sound volume output from specific applications. Through this feature, you can adjust and customize the volume output from other apps like from Facebook, Spotify, Netflix, YouTube, etc. Xiaomi has introduced this feature naming it as ‘Sound Assistant”. This feature could be accessible under the Sound & Vibration option in the settings menu.
- Not just Battery Saver but Ultra battery saver Mode
Xiaomi is known for their inbuilt high Mahh batteries they bring in with their smartphones. But they have added a new feature which saves you more battery. We can see battery saver mode in almost every smartphone today, but ultra -battery saver mode? Xiaomi has introduced this feature which is actually the highlight of this MIUI Update. Xiaomi is even claiming that this Ultra battery saver mode will give almost 4-5 extra hours of battery life.
- Built-in app drawer with Magic Clone feature
Xiaomi has come in with the much-awaited feature of Magic clone to take images and videos with their clone in them. It has come with the app-drawer which can be enabled under the settings panel.
- Better Graphics with customizable animations
MIUI 12 gives you the utmost ability to configure your animation. It has come with the upload animations including smoother curves, rendering physical engines, advanced color mixing, real-time blur, real-world light, improved curvatures, optimized display, dynamic rounded curves and a few more. It also includes the Mi Light Cone animation. The physical engine changes with different animations based on the touch input. When you open and close the app, the app icon also reacts to the touch.
- Picture-in-picture feature and multitasking
MIUI 12 has come with a unique feature called the picture-in-picture or the Floating windows features which will help your apps and games to be on the windows while multitasking. You can use an app over another app using this feature. With MIUI 12, you get a new multitasking feature to use multiple apps at the same time.
- MIUI 12 Super wallpapers
MIUI 12 has come with super wallpapers that uses actual surface images of Mars, Earth taken from NASA for your mobile wallpaper, these wallpapers look sublime!
- Dark Mode with Always on Display
As the other smartphones are excelling in these Dark modes and Always on display features, MIUI 12 has also stepped in bringing a better version of Always on Display feature. The dark mode comes optimized with contacts, gallery messaging app and more.
- Screen usage stats
MIUI 12 will give you the exact analysis of your screen usage with hourly, daily and weekly information about your screen time usage. You will also be able to set a screen time limit.
- Optimized Reading mode with E-Ink Display Texture
MIUI 12 has introduced a new paper mode which offers coarse paper like texture to transform into a more optimized faux e-ink display. The new optimized Reading mode also adapts color temperature of the display. It provides a yellow overlay in the ‘Full colors’ along with faded on-screen colors in the ‘Light colors’ and a ‘Chromatic’ reading in Black and white.
- A new “Focus mode”
This is going to be a very useful mode as it goes completely into a ‘Do not disturb’ mode. With Focus mode on, the device can be shut to a buzz from 20 minutes to 180 minutes. The device will not disturb you when you set this mode and all the incoming notifications and calls will be automatically muted.
Xiaomi looks quite set with the motive they have of competing with advanced features. Let’s see when will they unveil the exact date of the batch rollouts, but expect them in the coming weeks surely.