The MIUI 9.5 Global Stable ROM has been started rolling out by Xiaomi for its latest Redmi Note 5 smartphone in India.
The MIUI 220.127.116.11.NCFMIFA update brings several new features, optimisations, and bug fixes to the smartphone. The update carries version number V18.104.22.168.NEGMIFA and weights around 1.4GB. It will be rolled out in a next few days via Over-the-air (OTA) update. Alternatively, users can manually check for the update by going into Settings > About phone > System updates. Notably, the update is still based on Android Nougat.
This update comes with quick search options, the option to resume interrupted transfers in the Mi Mover app without starting over, an optimised browser kernel, new format for floating notifications in the landscape mode, a revamped start page, sound recording options for the screen recorder app and more. All the changes with the update are mentioned below.
New features highlights - Adjusted the position of the search bar (12-05), Adjusted the position of the search bar (12-05), Optimized Browser’s kernel (12-05), Press and hold a button on the dial pad to quick dial a number (01-09), Add photos to favorites (01-02), Optimize local storage to free up space (01-16).
Fix – System launcher keept stopping after adding or opening widgets after the update to 7.11.10 (11-17), Fix – Settings force closed when apps were installed (12-05), Press and hold a button on the dial pad to quick dial a number (01-09), Fix – System launcher stops working after update to 7.12.1 (12-06), Fix – Home screen wasn’t displayed correctly after switching back to default theme (12-14), Fix – Couldn’t crop scrolling screenshots (11-23), Fix – Issues with screenshots in landscape mode (12-13), Fix – Security center FC when ‘Installed app’ is selected in ‘Settings’ (12-06).
Optimization - Improved TalkBack in the notification shade (11-21), Improved Bluetooth switch responsiveness (11-21), Second confirmation for turning on Demo mode (12-26), Adjustments for theme details (11-17), You can select custom covers for albums with people (12-07), Automatic downloads for photos from Mi Cloud (12-07), Brand new homepage of Mi Apps with visual and UI effect highly enhanced (01-09).