MIUI 14 launched in India – Check out the roll out details and list of Xiaomi and Redmi devices getting it

After the announcement of MIUI 13 in China in December, and the global launch yesterday, Xiaomi officially launched the MIUI 14 in an online event in India. This includes more efficient with optimized storage, offers more intuitive interactions, has new on-device privacy features and lets you be more connected than before.

Xiaomi said that MIUI 14 significantly reduces the space occupied by the firmware. With ~4GB reduction in the space occupied by MIUI, you can now use your ROM for the things that matter most to you, said the company.

MIUI 14 uses 200MB less boot up memory compared to MIUI 13, which the company says offers the fastest boot up speeds ever on a Xiaomi device. This also optimizes RAM used by foreground apps by up to 11% and background apps by up to 6% compared to MIUI 13.

MIUI 14 adds 14 new wallpapers, so now you can choose any of the 39 apps. There are 3 new clock styles, new gallery and weather widgets to customize your home screen. There are also new widgets for battery, step counter, cleaner, security and more.

Enlarged folder lets you open an app without opening the folder. Tabular icons offer more information in a 2 x 1 picture widget for apps such as sleep tracker and step counter, which will be expanded to more in the future.

With MIUI 14, users can also enhance the overall aesthetics through a redesigned settings page. By reducing the number of redundant entries, narrower line spacing and more recognisable icons, MIUI 14 makes it easier than ever to get to the settings you want.

Gallery gets an option to copy text from photos. There is also an option to remove people, lines and shadows from images with the built-in editor. There is a new protective watermark option that you can add to images. The new cut-out feature that lets you cut out an image and add a different background.

The camera app has a voice shutter feature that can capture images when you say cheese. The MIUI video editor also has new features.

First batch of models that will get the MIUI 14 update in India in Q1 2023
  • Xiaomi 12 Pro
  • Xiaomi 13 Pro
  • Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G
  • Redmi Note 12 Pro+ 5G
  • Mi 11 Ultra
  • Mi 11X Pro 5G
  • Mi 11T Pro
  • Mi 11X
  • Redmi 11 Prime 5G
  • Redmi K50i 5G
  • Xiaomi 11 Lite NE 5G
Second batch of models that will get the MIUI 14 update in India in Q2 2023
  • Xiaomi 11i
  • Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge
  • Redmi Note 10
  • Redmi Pad
  • Xiaomi Pad 5
  • Redmi Note 11 Pro
  • Redmi Note 11 Pro Max
  • Mi 10i
  • Mi 10
  • Redmi 9 Power
  • Redmi Note 10S
  • Redmi Note 10 5G
  • Redmi Note 10T 5G
Third batch of models that will get the MIUI 14 update in India in Q3 2023
  • Redmi Note 12 5G
  • Redmi 10 Prime 2022
  • Redmi 10 Prime
  • Mi 10T Mi 11
  • Mi 10T Pro
  • Redmi 10
  • Redmi Note 11
  • Redmi Note 11S
  • Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G
  • Redmi Note 11T 5G

We should know about the exact date of roll-out in the coming weeks. Xiaomi said that release schedule for other devices will be gradually published.

Commenting on the launch, Anuj Sharma, Chief Marketing Officer, Xiaomi India, said:

Ever since its inception, MIUI has been a game-changer for countless Xiaomi enthusiasts, making a profound impact on their smartphone experiences. As a consumer-centric brand, we are extremely feedback oriented and MIUI 14 has been crafted based on real-time feedback from our fans, users, and partners.

Built on the core pillars of creativity, convenience, performance, and customization, we have gone a notch higher to offer our users a more optimized and smoother experience. We not only strive to provide users with a flagship experience but also seek to empower them to express their creativity and uniqueness through their smartphones.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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