MIUI 9 Global Update has started rolling out.


MIUI 9, was unveiled back in July and has since only rolled out to devices in the form of beta versions. The new software delivers faster app launching speeds, and a split-screen mode, as well as a handful of other features exclusive to China for the time being.

Now the roll out has officially begun.

The update is to start with Redmi Note 4, Mi Max 2, and Mi MIX 2, while two more batches of devices will receive it by the end of 2017. The second batch is supposed to receive the update in the coming weeks.

Here’s the rest of the schedule from Xiaomi:

Batch 2

  • Devices: Redmi Y1, Redmi Y1 Lite, Redmi 4, Mi 5, Mi Max
    Date: Starting from mid-November

Batch 3

  • Devices: Others
    Date: Early December

Xiaomi is expected to update almost its entire range of devices to the latest version — even going as far back as the Mi 2 from 2012.

Let us know, if you own any of these devices and are excited to test out the new version of Xiaomi’s MIUI which is reportedly “lightning fast”.