Xiaomi announced MIUI 12 back in May 2020, just six months after the introduction of MIUI 11. The update first went live in China and was scheduled later for the rest of the world. Despite it being just six months since the release of MIUI 11, Xiaomi was still able to stuff MIUI 12 chock-full of new features.
Xiaomi has started to roll out the stable MIUI 12 update slowly to all the eligible devices. Yesterday, Mi 10 Pro phones received the MIUI 12 update in China, and today, the Poco M2 Pro has started to receive the new user interface globally. A Twitter user TechnoAnkit, posted a tweet about this latest update with a screenshot of the changelog. The tweet said,
📢 MIUI 12 update starts rolling out for POCO M2 pro users pic.twitter.com/OEnMf0AZXw
— Ankit (@TechnoAnkit1) September 29, 2020
This new update is very exciting and this MIUI 12 has many cool things added to the UI. The new update comes with the software version V18.104.22.168.QJPINXM and a decent size of 692MB if you download via OTA update.
In this new update, you can see a “floating window” feature. The floating window is used mainly for messaging applications that allow chatting on a bubble notifications which floats over the screen, without the need of closing the app on the foreground. If you are using Facebook Messenger, you may already know this feature. Now, this feature is crammed with the UI and can be used with other messaging applications too. This feature is one of the most-awaited features along with Dark theme and other beautiful animations.
MIUI 12 focused on visual enhancements and privacy upgrades. It has smoother animations, modernized visual elements, and a UI that feels more coherent overall. Dark Mode has also received improvements and now just works better. Settings have been cleaned up and there is a new system font. There is a new focus mode and the file manager has also received improvements. Privacy and security have also received a boost. Users now get more granular control and information over the permissions their apps ask for.
We can also see the MIUI 12 update for Redmi 9 Prime in the first or second week of October, a report said.
You can also download this new update from the links given below. Note that this build is for India and check your device version with this update before installing it. Otherwise, there is a risk if bricking of the device. It is advised to take a backup of this device before updating it to prevent data loss in case of any mishappenings.
New Stable Beta Recovery update available for POCO M2 Pro India.
Version: V22.214.171.124.QJPINXM | 10.0 Size: 2.4 GB