Redmi Note 7/7S MIUI Software Update Tracker [Update: Android 10 based MIUI 11.0.3.0 with August Security Patch]


Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 7 smartphone in India last year running MIUI 10.2 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0 (Pie) and launched the updated Redmi Note 7S with 48 MP rear camera in May 2019 running MIUI 10.2 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0 (Pie). These smartphones have already started receiving Android 10 based MIUI 12 update in India (only for Pilot testers).

MIUI 12 brings all-new design and animations along with new features such as Super Wallpapers, Floating Window, New Control Center, Enhanced Privacy Protection features such as Interceptor, Flare, Hidden Mask Mode and more to the devices, check out this post to learn more about MIUI 12 features.

Xiaomi doesn’t follow any fixed update frequency for the MIUI Global Stable ROM but on average, the Global Stable ROM is updated once in a month. Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 7S share same codename ‘lavender’ and receive the same MIUI updates, this post will help our readers in keeping track of MIUI updates for both the devices, also check out our Redmi Note 7 and Redmi Note 7S content,

MIUI Updates rolled out for the smartphone:

  • [Aug 11, 2020]: Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 11.0.3.0.QFGINXM with August Android security patch in India. The update weighs 208 MBs in size.
  • [Jul 31, 2020]: Xiaomi has finally started rolling out Android 10 based MIUI 12 for selected Pilot testers in India. The update comes with version MIUI 12.0.0.2.QFGINXM, weighs around 645 MBs in size and brings July Android security patch along with Pro camera mode. Note that we are not including the download links for the version because it can’t be flashed using recovery method as the update is released only for Pilot testers for now.  
  • [Jul 9, 2020]: Xiaomi has started rolling out Android 10 based MIUI 11.0.2.0.QFGINXM with June Android Security Patch in India. The update weighs around 2.0 GBs in size. [Download Link]
  • [Jun 10, 2020]: Xiaomi announces MIUI 12 Global Pilot testing program for devices including Redmi Note 7.
  • [Mar 17, 2020]: Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 11.0.9.0.PFGINXM with February Android security patch. The update weighs 696 MBs in size, brings app lock support for all the apps and adds a new Music card in MIUI App Vault. [Download Link]
  • [Nov 15, 2019]: Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 11.0.6.0.PFGINXM with November Android security patch. The update weighs around 386 MBs in size and is being rolled out to random users. [Download Link]
  • [Oct 28, 2019]: Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 11 Stable update, the new update comes as MIUI 11.05.0.PFGINXM, weighs 712 MBs in size, and brings October Android security patch and MIUI 11 features such as New Minimalistic Design, Blur App Previews, Quick Replies, New Dynamic Sound Effects, Mi Share, Floating Calculator, Update Mi File Manager, Steps Trackers and more to the devices, check out this post to learn more about MIUI 11 features. [Download Link]
  • [Aug 13, 2019]: Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 10.3.7.0.PFGINXM with August security patch, the update weighs around 381 MBs in size and brings the option to lock google contacts along with bug fixes. [Download Link]
  • [July 22, 2019]: Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 10.3.6.0.PFGINXM with July security patch, the update weighs around 587 MBs in size and brings lock screen clock customization along with several bug fixes to both the smartphones.
  • [May 21, 2019]: Xiaomi starts rolling out MIUI 10.3.5.0.PFGINXM with May security patch, the update weighs around 708 MBs in size and brings several features including Dark ModeFace unlock for App Lock, along with several bug fixes and optimizations to the smartphone. [Download Link]
  • [Apr 11, 2019]: Xiaomi starts rolling out MIUI 10.2.11.0.PFGINXM for Redmi Note 7, to optimize the performance and improve system stability. The update also brings March security patch to the device.
  • [Mar 25, 2019]: Xiaomi releases Android 9.0 (Pie) based kernel sources for the Redmi Note 7.
  • [Mar 18, 2019]: Xiaomi announces MIUI 10 Global Beta testing for Redmi Note 7 series.
  • [Mar 13, 2019]: Xiaomi pushed MIUI 10.2.7.0.PFGINXM update with February security patch for the smartphone to enhance the low light camera performance.

Note that Xiaomi follows staged roll-out, so the updates are randomly pushed to a limited number of users and a broader roll-out usually takes a few days after the company makes sure there are no critical bugs.

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Author: Arpit Porwal

Coming from the Mathematics research background, Arpit keeps an eye on MIUI and Xiaomi products and uses POCO X2 as his daily driver. You can follow him on Twitter and Instagram.