Xiaomi’s Mi A1 brought back the Google’s Android One program from the grave and gave it a fresh start. The device has been doing well since then and is receiving timely updates as well. Also, we will be witnessing it’s successor Mi A2‘s launch pretty soon. Coming to the updates, a new firmware update carrying the version number as v126.96.36.199 is now available for the Mi A1.
There’s not much about this update, as this new firmware only brings the latest April security patch for your Mi A1 and nothing else. The Update is now available for Download, and you can flash it on Mi A1. Download the file given below and following the instructions, in the MIUI forums.
To flash the latest firmware on your Android One Xiaomi Mi A1, first, you need to download the Mi Fash tool, which will make things easy to install a .zip file. However, if you want to know more in-depth about this process, you need to visit this page here to learn how to unlock your device before you start flashing any firmware on your Mi A1. The Size of the new firmware update is 1.4GB.
Download New Firmware v188.8.131.52.zip file for Mi A1
Earlier the device was on the firmware version v184.108.40.206, and this is the latest update for the device, make sure you follow the steps as stated on the MIUI forum page, and the link for which is given above. Or you can wait for the OTA update to arrive.