Xiaomi starts rolling out MIUI 9 Global Stable update for Redmi Note 4

The MIUI 9 custom ROM based on Android Nougat brings a bunch of new features- Smart Assistant, Smart app launcher, new themes, enhanced battery life using Doze on the go, split-screen, image search and more.

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Highlights

    • Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 (Snapdragon variant) starts receiving MIUI 9 Global Stable update
    • The update brings several bug fixes and improvements

Xiaomi introduced its latest MIUI custom skin in July this year. While the ninth iteration was in beta testing for several months, the Chinese smartphone maker finally brought the MIUI 9 stable version in November 2 with the launch of new Redmi Y-series launch alongside in India.

Xiaomi earlier announced the upgrade of its smartphones to Android Nougat with a gradual release that rolled out eventually in three stages. While the Redmi Note 4 and the flagship Mi 6 were the first to get a taste of the new Xiaomi custom ROM skin, the popular budget smartphone has now received the stable version of MIUI 9 as well. Notably, Xiaomi released (as pointed out by XDA developers) the ‘Beta Stable update’ for the Redmi Note 4 on the same day when MIUI 9 Global stable update was announced.

Also Read: MIUI 9 vs MIUI 8: Key changes in Xiaomi’s new ROM

Xiaomi has started rolling out the new MIUI 9 custom ROM Global Stable update for the Redmi Note 4 Snapdragon variant. The MIUI 9 based on Android Nougat brings a bunch of new features- Smart Assistant, Smart app launcher, new themes, enhanced battery life using Doze on the go, split-screen, image search and more.

miui 9 split screen

The update for the Redmi Note 4 will bring the following features and bug fixes-

  • Features
    -New animations for launching and exiting apps
    -Reading mode will turn off and on based on lighting condition automatically
    -Quick ball will move back to the edge of the display after 3 seconds of inactivity.
    -Improved layout and readability of search results in Contacts
  • Fixes
    -The new update will fix Google widget that disappears because of the Dual apps
    -WhatsApp force close in Split Screen mode
    -Adjustments for Recorder and Second Space

You can check for the full changelog for the update for the Redmi Note 4 by clicking on this link- http://en.miui.com/thread-1034119-1-1.html. For those who owe the Redmi Note 4 (Snapdragon version) they can wait for the OTA update, however, if tarrying for the OTA seems arduous they can download the ROM in fastboot or recovery version via the link that we mentioned above.