Xiaomi has finally confirms the release of MIUI 8 on 23rd August 2016. The update will begin with Redmi 1S, Mi 2 and 2S, Mi 4i, Note 3G and Note 4G. Rest of the devices will get the update soon.
Xiaomi MIUI 8 is based on Google Android 6.0 Marshmallow and it is first released in china with Mi Max. Now Xiaomi will start rolling out this ROM on the older devices on 23rd August. Xiaomi MIUI 8 brings a new design, major updates in the apps including gallery, notes, calculator, scanner and more. Apart from that you would be able to take advantage of the new user interface, which is now more interactive and colourful than before, as well as several other optimisations.
All the Devices which will get the MIUI 8 update sooner or later are Xiaomi Redmi 1S, Redmi 2, Redmi 2 Prime, Redmi 3, Redmi 3S/Prime, Redmi Note 2, Redmi Note 3 (Qualcomm version), Redmi Note 3 (Special Edition model), Redmi Note 3G, Redmi Note 4G, Redmi Note Prime, Mi 2/2S, Mi 3, Mi 4, Mi 4i, Mi 5, Mi Note, Mi Max (32GB model).