New MIUI 7 update to be received by Xiaomi Mi 4
The MIUI 7 update has already started coming out to the Xiaomi MI 4 recently. But the update is fixed to start rolling out from Tuesday, October 27th, both in China as well as globally officially.
The MI 4 will Be one in a long list of smart phones from the Chinese company that would get MIUI 7 and it is xiaomi’s current generation flagship.
It is also indicated in that it’s the LTE variant of the Mi 4 which has started getting the update and no information on the 3G variant.
OTA update hasn’t being received by the Redmi based on the report. The file size of the new software for the Mi 4 is 666mb in size and comes with Baseband Version MPSS.DI.3.0-8698a4d and build number KTU84P.
The device Will however continue to remain on KitKat after the update, instead of getting an upgrade to Lollipop.
Although the MIUI 7 will upgrade some devices to Lollipop some other devices will get MIUI 7 based on Kitkat as stated earlier.
Based on current reports, the Mi 4 is going to receive the KitKat version of MIUI 7, which must seem like a great let down for the owners of Xiaomi’s current-generation flagship.
The Android version after installing the update is Android 4.4.4 KYU84P.
The New update, according to Xiaomi brings along 30% faster system performance, 10% better battery life, better RAM management, improved Wi-Fi connectivity, improved UI and notifications, new themes and wallpapers, a new feature called ‘Child Mode’,
which provides users the ability to adjust text sizes, and the ‘ShowTime’ feature that allows a short video or photo to be set as caller ID which seems like a great and fun addition. The list however, does not seem to be fully completed and other devices may be added to the list at a later date according to the company, but users shouldn’t dwell on This.
According to Xiaomi ,The international versions of the following devices will get MIUI 7: the Mi Note, Mi 4, Mi 3, Redmi 2, Redmi 1S, Redmi Note 4G and the Mi Pad tablet. In China, the following devices are slated to get the update: Mi 4, Mi 3, Mi 4c, Mi 4i, Mi 2 / 2S, Mi Note, Mi Note Pro, Redmi Note 4G, Redmi 2, Redmi Note 2, Mi Pad and Redmi 1S W.
Source – Android Headlines