Xiaomi’s popular Redmi Note 11 device is now getting the Android 12 update globally. Along with the Redmi Note 11, the Redmi Note 11 NFC model is also getting the update. Both the devices were launched globally late last year and the Redmi Note 11 along with the Note 11S were launched in India earlier this year in February in India.
Now, the Redmi Note 11 and Redmi Note 11 NFC models are now said to be getting the taste of Android 12 based on MIUI 13 for global users (via AdimorahBlog), while the rest of the world including India is likely to get the update in the coming days. Let’s take a look at the Android 12 update details for Note 11 and Note 11 NFC.
Redmi Note 11 Android 12 Update
The update comes with MIUI 18.104.22.168 SGCMIXM version and it is 2.7GB in size. The latest update also brings the latest June 2022 security patch. The device was launched with Android 11, which was also based on MIUI 13. Now, the Android 12 update is also based on MIUI 13. Here is the official changelog of the device.
- Updated Android Security Patch to June 2022. Increased system security. Stable MIUI based on Android 12
More features and improvements
- Optimization: Mind map nodes are more convenient and intuitive now
- Optimization: Enhanced accessibility support for Phone, Clock, and Weather
As said earlier, the update is now rolling out to global variants only and it should reach other regions in the coming days. In case you can’t wait for the update to arrive, you can check for the update via the Mi Downloader app and check if your device is ready for Android 12 and update. Like always it is recommended that you take a complete backup of all your data on the phone before updating the device.
MIUI 13 Features
With MIUI 13, users will get iOS 14-like widgets on the home screen. The control panel in MIUI 13 has been changed and picks up elements from iOS 14. Further, the update also brings a big performance boost with 15% fewer frame drops in 3rd-party apps and 23% fewer frame drops. Xiaomi has announced a bunch of privacy features that will be part of MIUI 13 including face verification protection, privacy watermark and fraud protection.