The MIUI 11 Update for Redmi Note 8 has begun rolling out in India. The firmware arrives after a slight delay in the previously announced roadmap.

MIUI 11 Update for Redmi Note 8
MIUI 11 Update for Redmi Note 8

We have an article explaining the MIUI 11 features, but let’s find out what it brings to the popular mid-ranger.

What’s new in the MIUI 11 Update for Redmi Note 8 ?

MIUI 11 for the Redmi Note 8 revamps the interface with a cleaner design. There are new ringtones based on nature sounds, which change dynamically for a fresh experience. The new Mi Doc Viewer supports previewing Documents, and the Notes app now lets you manage tasks.

MIUI 11 Update for Redmi Note 8
MIUI 11 Update for Redmi Note 8

There are some new options to hide the notch on the phone. There are some improvements made to the Game Turbo mode, App Vault, Screenshot editing, Lockscreen pocket mode. etc.

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The version number of the MIUI 11 Update for Redmi Note 8 is MIUI 11.0.1.0 PCOINXM. It is about 664MB to download from the latest stable version of MIUI 10. The update brings the November Android Security Patch to the phone.

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Is MIUI 11 Update for Redmi Note 8 based on Android 10 ?

No, sadly it is still based on Android 9 Pie, and not on Android 10.

If you haven’t received the MIUI 11 Update for Redmi Note 8 notification yet, you can check for it manually by navigating to Settings > About phone > System update > Check for updates.

Xiaomi India has confirmed that the MIUI 11 update for Redmi Note 8 Pro will be released between 18th – 26th December. We will keep you updated when the update is official.


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