List of Xiaomi MI Devices Expected To Get Android Oreo 8.X Update

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So the latest version of Android has been officially named as Android Oreo. The Android Oreo update is ready for users and will make its way first to the existing line of Google Pixel phones, and the recent Nexus phones, i.e., the Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X; the updates are currently available to download on Android’s official website.

Now, people are already excited to get their devices running on the latest Android OS. Among those, few people own Xiaomi Mi devices as well.

The question that might be coming to your mind might be, “Will my Mi device get Android Oreo update?” And you need not worry; I’ll answer all the things today.

Features of Android Oreo

Before we tell you the list, let’s take a quick look at the features of Android 8.0 Oreo update.

  • New Notifications Behavior
  • Support for Picture-in-Picture Mode
  • New Emojis
  • Added Support for Adaptive Icons
  • Includes Project Treble (for faster boot time and quick system upgrades)
  • Improved WebView API.
  • Multiple Display Support
  • Improved Doze Mode

List of Xiaomi MI smartphones that will get Android Oreo Update

These are just a quick features of Android Oreo, but there’s a complete overhaul from Android 7.1.2 to Android O. Make sure to know that Android O 8.0 is still the beta stage and may roll out in Q3 of 2017.

Note: Xiaomi Devices from 2014, 2015 and 2016 are less likely to be able to get the Android Oreo update.

Since Xiaomi Devices run on MIUI, it’ll take some time for Xiaomi developers to customize the Android 8.0 Oreo to MIUI 9 or 9.1? To be able to run on their devices.

Xiaomi Android 8 Oreo update list

Let’s Take A Look At The Xiaomi Devices Getting Android Oreo Update:

Xiaomi Mi Series

The devices from Mi series are most likely be able to get the Android 8.0 Oreo update. Not every device will get the update, but most of them will. Those devices include:

  • Mi Mix
  • Mi Max 2
  • Mi 6
  • Mi Max, Mi 5C (Controversial)
  • Mi 5S
  • Mi 5S Plus
  • Mi Note 2
  • Mi 5X

Note: We are pretty sure that MI5 will not get the Android Oreo update, but official words are yet to be heard.

These devices in the Mi Series are most likely to get the Android 8.0 update. According to the region, the update schedule may differ, but we can expect it to be in Q1 of 2018 or Q2 of 2018.

Xiaomi Redmi Series

The Redmi series is still a doubtable thing to expect Android O (Oreo) update. These smartphones are in budget segment and are more likely to get very few updates. Most of them have been updated to Marshmallow till now, and Android 7.1 is still a doubt. Well, keeping that aside, these are the devices from Redmi Series which are most likely to get Android Oreo update.

  • Redmi Note 4
  • Redmi Note 4X
  • Redmi Note 5A
  • Redmi Note 5A Prime
  • Redmi Note 5 (Upcoming)

Now all we have known which devices will be getting the Android 8.0 O Update, let us compile the list. So here’s the complete list of Xiaomi devices getting Android O 8.0 Update.

List of all the Xiaomi Smartphone Models receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

  • Mi Mix
  • Mi Max 2
  • Mi 6
  • Mi Max (Controversial)
  • Mi 5S
  • Mi 5S Plus
  • Mi Note 2
  • Mi 5X
  • Redmi Note 4
  • Redmi Note 4X
  • Redmi Note 5A
  • Redmi Note 5A Prime
  • Redmi 4X (Controversial)
  • Redmi 4 (Controversial)
  • Redmi 4 Prime (Controversial)

Xiaomi Devices Not Getting Android Oreo Update

We hope this list helps you to gain some information you wanted to know. If you’ve any questions regarding this, please leave them in the comments section.