For hackers, trying to break Apple’s ban on installing third-party operating systems is a kind of sport. The latest achievement of the enthusiasts is impressive – they installed the MIUI 11 operating system on the iPhone.
Xiaomi has displaced Apple from the top of the ranking of popular smartphones. Experts call the installation of the MIUI 11 branded shell on the iPhone a mockery of the products of developers from Cupertino. Using a jailbreak based on the Checkm8 exploit, enthusiastic researchers successfully transplanted and launched MIUI 11 on an Apple smartphone. Although there is no video of the entire operation on the Internet, it is noticeable that the smartphone, at least, demonstrates the signal strength.
Recall that jailbreak the iPhone / iPod Touch / iPad / Apple TV / Apple Watch is an operation not officially supported by Apple, which allows you to access the file system of a number of models of iPhone, iPod, iPad, Apple TV and Apple Watch devices.
The Xiaomi MIUI 11 system officially became available to the public on September 24, 2019. In October of the same year, a stable OTA update was released for the first batch of 12 Xiaomi and Redmi models. Compared to MIUI 12, MIUI 11 has a good reputation. New features at the time include a new dynamic font system, cool screen, natural sound system, Mi Work and Mi Go travel package.