Xiaomi has already managed to update the MIUI software in dozens of smartphones. Even Redmi Note 7, the first Redmi smartphone as an independent brand, received a stable version of MIUI 12.5. But the hit of sales of Redmi Note 8, updates were constantly bypassed. But this could not go on indefinitely.
Xiaomi has officially announced the release of MIUI 12.5 software for the smartphone under the number v220.127.116.11 RCOCNXM. The shell is built on the basis of the Android 11 operating system, which is clear from the letter designation of the firmware (R). We can also see that while the update is being sent out in China (CN). The global version is expected by the end of the month. The update is distributed over the air.
Recall that Redmi Note 8 is a hit of sales at the end of 2019 and beginning of 2020. At the time of the model’s release on the market, it was the most affordable smartphone with a 48-megapixel camera at a price of $ 135, and at the end of the last quarter of 2019, it topped the rating of the most popular Android phones. MIUI 12.5 firmware on Android 11 is the latest big update. In the future, Redmi Note 8 will only receive security patches.