It’s been a while since Android O has entered into its beta stage now. Now, people are already excited to get their devices running on the OS. Among those, few people own Mi devices as well.
The question that might be coming to your mind might be, “Will my Mi device get Android O update?” And you need not worry; I’ll answer all the things today.
Features of Android 8.0 O
Before we tell you the list, let’s take a quick look at the features of Android 8.0 O 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
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 and 2015 are less likely to be able to get the Android O update.
Since Xiaomi Devices run on MIUI, it’ll take some time for Xiaomi developers to customize the Android 8.0 O to MIUI 9 to be able to run on their devices.
Let’s Take A Look At The Xiaomi Devices Getting Android 8.0 O 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 5S
- Mi Note 2
Note: We are pretty sure that MI5 will not get the Android O update but official words are yet to be heard.
These four 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 Q4 of 2017 or Q1 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 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
Xiaomi Devices Not Getting Android 8.0 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.