Redmi K20 said to receive Android 10 update as early as October

[Update, Jan 3, 2020]: Xiaomi has finally started rolling out Android 10 based MIUI 11 update to Redmi K20 as well as Mi 9T in India and Europe.

[Sep 13, 2019]: The Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro smartphones made debut under the Redmi sub-brand in China back in May, the company launched the Redmi K20 as Mi 9T in some markets later in June. Both the smartphones made their way to India under Redmi branding back in July. To recall, the Redmi K20 (Mi 9T) packs a 6.39-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with 91.9% screen-to-body ratio and is powered by Snapdragon 730 with 6GB of RAM.

Last week, Android 10 update started rolling out to Pixel series of devices and Essential phone. Xiaomi also started rolling out Android 10 based MIUI 10 update for the Redmi K20 Pro in China and India (limited to Beta testers). Now, it seems that Xiaomi is preparing to roll out Android 10 update to Mi 9T (Redmi K20) as well, as per Ausdroid report, the Mi 9T will be upgraded to Android 10 in October.

Android 10 update brings global dark mode, improved permissions manager, blur app previews, redesigned settings menu, better notification management, and Digital Wellbeing to devices running MIUI ROM, check out first look and new features of Android 10 based MIUI 10 on Redmi K20 Pro to know more about these features. We will also update the Redmi K20 MIUI tracker post as soon as the update starts rolling out to the smartphone in India.


Author: Arpit Porwal

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