Xiaomi released stable version of its latest skin, MiUI 9 couple of weeks ago. Since then, the Chinese firm has rolled-out the interface to some of its devices, such as Mi 6 and Max2. Similarly, it seems the stable MiUI 9 update is now hitting the global variants of Mi 5 and Mi 5S Plus.
Xiaomi Mi5 MiUI 9 Update
Courtesy to some screenshots posted by some users over Mi forum, we’ve got a little info about the updates. The update carrying title, MIUI V126.96.36.199 NAAMIEI is being released to Mi5 units globally, and weighs in at 571 MB. Apart from the bump to MiUI9, the package bundles bunch of new features and some security enhancements too.
With the MiUI 9 on-board, now onwards, Mi 5 users can align two apps in a split-screen view. Yeah, Split Screen feature is an in-built feature of MiUI 9. Moreover, a new folder cleaner, optimized system decryption speed, fixes for the language support issues within the camera app, and a brand new redesigned homepage are incorporated in this update.
Xiaomi Mi 5S Plus MiUI 9 Update
The Mi 5S Plus gets MiUI 9 packed under a hefty update size of 1.3GB. Evidently, it ought to contain more features or changes compared to the Mi 5 update. The OTA is titled as MIUI V188.8.131.52 NBGMIEI and there’s a huge list of changes.
Split screen view, enhancements in Xiaomi’s Quick ball feature, improved security scanner, revamped homescreen, battery optimization and many more are being mewly added to the Mi 5S Plus through the update.
Most probably, the OTA update could’ve now reached all most all the global units of Mi 5 and 5S Plus. In case, of you haven’t received the update notification on your device. You can manually trigger the update by heading over to Settings, About Phone and then clicking on check for update section.