Xiaomi Mi 5 MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM starts rolling out [Update]


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Xiaomi announced the latest iteration of its android skin MIUI 9 on 2nd November in an event, last week company completed MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM roll out for first batch which includes Redmi Note 4 and Mi Max 2.

Xiaomi Mi 5 MIUI 9

Mi 5, Mi Max, Redmi 4 and Redmi Y1/Y1 Lite were kept in second batch and were supposed to receive MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM in mid November and this morning Xiaomi started rolling out MIUI 9 Global Nightly Stable update to Mi 5.

The new update comes as MIUI 9.1.1.0.NAAMIEI and is of 571 MB in size, the update comes with October security patch. The update brings major changes to the Mi 5 like split screen, quick switch, screen recorder, new system animation and a lot more, for more details on MIUI 9 refer to this post.

[Update 2: Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM for the Mi 5 today, as it had promised. You can download the Recovery ROM here and Fastboot ROM here, if you don’t have the update yet.]

[Update: Xiaomi has announced that Global Stable MIUI 9 ROM will be available for Mi 5 will roll out from tomorrow, November 16th.]

Check out the changelogs below,

Highlights

Highlights

  • New – Switch for turning Battery saver automatically when charged (07-19)
  • New – New display formats for update logs in Updater (07-25)
  • New – Search for apps in the Dual apps settings (08-03)
  • New – Mi Picks gets a new name and a new icon! Meet Apps! (08-21)
  • New – Quick ball goes back to the edge after 3 seconds of inactivity (08-30)
  • New – Added Mi Drop (11-09)
  • Optimization – Protection from unintentional tapping for Dial pad (08-08)
  • Optimization – Redesigned home page (08-24)
  • Optimization – Devices with rare Bluetooth profiles are hidden in the device list (08-29)
  • Optimization – Simplified and improved the design of the virus scan result page (09-07)
  • Optimization – New Feedback (11-09)

System

  • Optimization – Devices with rare Bluetooth profiles are hidden in the device list (07-25)
  • Optimization – Devices with rare Bluetooth profiles are hidden in the device list (08-29)
  • Fix – Apps stopped working in the background (06-24)
  • Fix – Issues with video playback (11-09)
  • Fix – Issues with screenshots in Split screen (11-09)
  • Fix – Issues with search (11-09)
  • Fix – FC issues (11-09)

App Lock

  • New – Added the App lock step before unlocking using a new fingerprint for the first time (08-15)

Contacts

  • Optimization – Protection from unintentional tapping for Dial pad (08-08)

Messaging

  • Fix – Messages with one-time passwords disappeared (09-07)

Home screen

  • Optimization – Users can set their main Home screen in the editing mode (08-29)

Themes

  • Optimization – Redesigned home page (08-24)
  • Optimization – Updated Peach blossom and Asphalt themes (09-14)
  • Fix – Previews in recent wallpapers rotated (09-20)

Music

  • Fix – Issues with playlists in global MIUI (11-09)

Settings

  • New – Search for apps in the Dual apps settings (08-03)
  • Optimization – Introducing Button and gesture shortcuts (09-15)
  • Optimization – Media volume can be turned back on using volume buttons in DND mode. (09-14)
  • Optimization – Floating notifications are restricted by default in DND mode. (09-14)
  • Optimization – Vibration response in DND mode. (09-14)
  • Optimization – Improved timers for Silent/DND. (09-14)
  • Fix – Android security patch level was shown with the wrong date (09-07)
  • Optimization – New Feedback (11-09)

Mi Drop

  • New – Added Mi Drop (11-09)

Battery Usage

  • New – Switch for turning Battery saver automatically when charged (07-19)

Security

  • Optimization – Simplified and improved the design of the virus scan result page (09-07)

Quick Ball

  • New – Quick ball goes back to the edge after 3 seconds of inactivity (08-30)

Other

  • New – Mi Picks gets a new name and a new icon! Meet Apps! (08-21)

Xiaomi is also asking for feedback from the users who have received this update, in case you have got update on your device you can submit your feedback here.

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