realme X realme UI Software Update Tracker [Update: C.04 with June Android Security Patch, New charging animation and more]


realme launched the realme X smartphone in India back in July running ColorOS 6.0 on top of Android 9.0 (Pie). The smartphone has already received Android 10 based realme UI 1.0 update.

realme UI brings new features such as dual earphone connection, animated wallpapers, screen-off display, customizable icon shape, new charging animation, realme Share (cross-brand file-sharing technology) and more. Check out this post to learn about new features that realme UI brings to realme X.

realme doesn’t follow a fixed update frequency but the company rolls out updates frequently. This post will help our readers in keeping track of realme UI updates for realme X.

realme UI updates rolled out for the realme X so far,

  • [June 16, 2020]: realme has started rolling out RMX1901EX_11_C.04 with June Android security patch. The update weighs 469 MBs in size and brings HeyFun and realme PaySa apps, new lockscreen charging animation along with other bug fixes.
  • [Apr 29, 2020]: realme has started rolling out RMX1901EX_11_C.03 with April Android security patch. The update weighs 350 MBs in size and brings DocVault ID along with other bug fixes. [Download Link]
  • [Mar 26, 2020]: realme has started rolling RMX1901EX_11_C.02 with March Android security patch. The update weighs 679 MBs in size and brings screen light effects along with other bug fixes. [Download Link]
  • [Feb 27, 2020]: realme has started rolling out Android 10 based realme UI 1.0 to realme X. The update comes as RMX1901EX_11_C.01, weighs 3.51 GB in size. [Download Link]
  • [Feb 19, 2020]: realme has started rolling out RMX1901EX_11_A.12 with February security patch. The update weighs 220 MBs in size and brings support for Airtel and Jio VoWiFi along with bug fixes. [Download Link]
  • [Jan 29, 2020]: realme official Francis Wang has confirmed that realme X series devices will receive two major Android updates, so we can expect realme X to receive Android 11 in the future.
  • [Dec 30, 2019]: realme has started rolling out RMX1901EX_11_A.11 with December security patch. The update weighs around 206 MBs in size and improves system stability. [Download Link]
  • [Nov 26, 2019]: realme has started rolling out RMX1901EX_11_A.10 with November security patch. The update adds a dark mode quick switch toggle in the notification panel and brings multiple bug fixes. [Download Link]
  • [Nov 25, 2019]: realme X will be upgraded to Android 10 based realme UI in Feb 2020, confirms realme.
  • [Nov 2, 2019]: realme has resumed rolling out RMX1901EX_11.A.09 with October security patch. The update is 287MB in size and brings dark mode, new charging animation and more. [Download Link]
  • [Oct 30, 2019]: realme started rolling out RMX1901EX_11.A.09 with October security patch, but soon after it said that developers have found a critical bug so it has been postponed temporarily.
  • [Oct 8, 2019]: realme has again started rolling out RMX1901EX_11.A.08 with September security patch. This update brings redesigned notification center and Digital Wellbeing along with several new features and fixes to realme X. [Download Link]
  • [Oct 1, 2019]: realme has confirmed that the update RMX1901EX_11.A.08 has been suspended due to bugs, the company plans to roll out an update to all the users by mid-October.
  • [Sep 30, 2019]: realme starts rolling out RMX1901EX_11.A.08 with September security patch. This update brings redesigned notification center and Digital Wellbeing along with several new features and fixes to realme X. [Download Link]
  • [Sep 13, 2019]: realme X will be upgraded to Android 10 in Q1 2020, confirms realme.
  • [Aug 30, 2019]: realme releases Android Pie based kernel source codes for realme X.
  • [Aug 21, 2019]: realme starts rolling out RMX1901EX_11.A.07 with August Android security patch that modifies Qualcomm WiFi security vulnerabilities to enhance the system stability and brings support for OSIE Vision Effect for Tik Tok/Likee/Vmate/Vigo video apps.

Note that realme follows staged rollout and the updates are randomly pushed to a limited number of users and a broader rollout usually takes a few days after the company makes sure there are no critical bugs.

RMX1901EX_11_C.04 Changelog,

Security

● Android security patch: June, 2020

 Applications

● Added Heyfun (India)

● Added realme Paysa (India)

 Battery

●Added charging ainmation on the lock screen

Settings

● Modified default state of power saving mode auto-off switch

● Modified default state of screen brightness reduction switch in power saving mode

Optimization

● Optimized transparency of the slide back gesture style

● Optimized screen recording icon size

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Author: Arpit Porwal

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