After the Xiaomi Redmi 5A got the MIUI 10 update last week, the Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro and Redmi 5 will also be getting it. Both the Redmi 6 Pro and the Redmi 5 smartphone were launched running on MIUI 9 but the the Redmi 5 was based on Android 7.1.2 (Nougat). The new update comes as MIUI 10.0.1.0.ODMMIFH for the Redmi 6 Pro and as 10.1.2.0.NDAMIFI for the Redmi 5.
While the Redmi 6 Pro update weighs about 609MB in size, the Redmi 5 update is 348MB, but is based on Android 7.1 (Nougat). The Xiaomi Redmi 5 update comes with the July, 2018 Android security patch. The update brings new and improve features such as Full-screen gestures, Redesigned Notification Panel, Redesigned Volume Sliders, Improved multitasking management, natural sound system, and a lot more. Check out the changelog below.
Designed for full screen Experience
- All-new full screen gestures will change the way you interact with your device. They can do everything you used buttons for, except they’re faster, smarter, and more convenient.
- All-new UI is tailored for full screen devices and lets the content take the front stage.
Natural sound system
- You won’t get tired of natural and ever-changing sounds of MIUI 10
- We simplified system sounds and applied smart filters, so you’ll hear something only when you need to
- Ambient sounds of the forest, beach, drizzle, stove fire, and summer night will help you to relax and focus on what’s important
Other improvements and optimizations
- AI brings Portrait mode to single camera devices! Blur the background on your portrait shots and look as gorgeous as you feel
- Other system apps (including Clock and Notes) got a major revamp too
You can download the recovery ROM here for Redmi 6 Pro and Redmi 5 and flash it using the recovery method or download the fastboot ROM here for the Redmi 6 Pro and Redmi 5 and flash it using the fastboot method. These phones were kept in the second batch of devices along with Redmi Note 4 to receive MIUI 10 Global Stable update in India, and other devices from the second batch are also expected to receive MIUI 10 Global Stable ROM update soon.