Android 10 based MIUI 11 Beta hitting a few Xiaomi Devices; Redmi K20 gets Android 10 in India

In the Q4 of 2019, Google released its latest and greatest Android OS Version – Android 10. Nearly at the same time, Xiaomi released its latest MIUI 11 Custom UI Skin. This MIUI 11 Skin from Xiaomi was, however, based on Android 9 Pie, the previous Android OS version from Google. But as well as know what this Chinese tech giant is capable of, Xiaomi has now begun testing the Android 10 based MIUI 11 Beta Update for its devices.

Xiaomi has already rolled out Android 10 based MIUI 11 for a few devices that include – POCO F1, Redmi K20 Pro/Mi 9T Pro, Mi 9 etc. Out of these its only Redmi K20/ Mi 9T that has received the MIUI 11 Global Stable beta. And now it is extending this update by a Beta testing program for devices like – Redmi Note 7, Redmi Note 8 Pro, Redmi K20/Mi 9T, Mi MIX 3, Mi 9 SE, and Mi 8 SE.

All the other devices have been restricted to China Stable Beta updates except for the Redmi K20/Mi 9T Pro.

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Download MIUI 11-based Android 10 Beta Update

Here are the links to download the China Stable Beta update for the devices mentioned above –

Redmi Note 7 (China Stable Beta)

Redmi Note 8 Pro (China Stable Beta)

Redmi K20/ Xiaomi Mi 9T (Global Stable Beta)

Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 (China Stable Beta)

Xiaomi Mi 9 SE (China Stable Beta)

Xiaomi Mi 8 SE (China Stable Beta)

You can download the above mentioned ROM files and then flash them on your respective devices using the Custom Recovery.

Reportedly as per IndiaToday, Redmi K20 is now also receiving the Android 10 based MIUI 11 Update in India. This update has brought along the December 2019 Security Patch besides a few major bug fixes and Android 10 Update! All the amazing Android 10 goodies like the Live Mode, Dark Mode, Focus Mode, Gesture Navigation, Smart Reply, etc. have been included in this update.

The Update is an OTA Update and hence will be received by users over-the-air and in patches. So be patient even if the update hasn’t yet hit your device. Just note that the update has a size of 2.2 GB and thus it is recommended that you download this update over a WiFi network.

You will get notified on your Redmi K20 when you receive the update. Or you can also manually check the update by going to the Settings> Security > System Updates> Check for updates>tap to install.

Stay tuned for more such updates!

Happy Androiding:-)

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