Xiaomi MIUI 7 global stable build released

Xiaomi has released MIUI 7 global stable version for some of its smartphones, as it promised last week. It introduced MIUI 7 back in August at the Redmi Note 2 launch event back in August. The global beta ROMs and over-the-air (OTA) updates were released for smartphones running on developer version at the end of August.

Xiaomi MI UI 7 devices

MIUI 7 brings new themes, XXL Text size,  Baby album, Showtime, up to 10% better battery life for daily use, Optimized system response time by up to 30% and more new features. You can check out top 10 features of MIUI 7 here.

MIUI 7 changelog

Optimization – System response speed increased by 30%, battery life improved by 10% (08-24)
Optimization – Optimized clearing background apps mechanism with low RAM (08-27)

New – Personal profile upgraded to cloud namecard (10-19)

New – Quick OTP (08-24)
New – Smart SMS Filter (08-24)

Lockscreen, Status Bar, Notification Bar
New – Added notification page fold/unfold animated effects (08-07)
New – Block notifications in notification shade by one press (08-18)
New – Lockscreen magazine (08-24)

Home screen
New – Added Parental controls mode (08-10)
New – Child mode (08-24)

New – Four new system UIs (08-24)

New – Baby album: Group all baby images in one place, supports sending all images as a package and set the album as daily lockscreen (08-24)

File Explorer
New – Added real time search function (08-27)

Virus Scan
New – Supports choosing from different virus definitions (08-26)

Check out the complete changelog here.

The MIUI 7 update is now available for Mi 3, Mi 4, Mi Pad, Mi Note, Redmi 1S 3G, Redmi Note 4G and Redmi 2/ Prime. The over-the-air (OTA) update is gradually rolling out for these smartphones, if you can’t wait you can manually download the ROM here. Several smartphones, including the Mi 4i is yet to receive the stable MIUI 7 update. The company already said that it is working hard to get other devices supported as soon as possible.

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