Every year Xiaomi releases a new version of their Android skin which they call as MIUI ROM. Just a few months ago, Xiaomi started pushing the latest MIUI 11 firmware update to many of their devices. Today, most of the manufacturer’s phones are already running MIUI 11 starting way back in 2019. Just recently, one of the users or developers at Xiaomi posted about MIUI 12 ROM and some of its features. We have also listed the Xiaomi devices that will be receiving MIUI 12.
As we already know, the flagship devices get the latest update first. So some Xiaomi flagship phones will get MIUI 12 based on Android 11 and some of the mid-range phones will get MIUI 12 based on Android 10. However, before we get into the list of devices, let’s explore the stunning features of MIUI 12 first. Note that the features may vary from device to device, but the major features and changed UI will be added to almost all of the Xiaomi devices that will receive MIUI 12. Xiaomi also packs a lot of exciting features every year in their MIUI ROMS.
This year is no exception. Xiaomi is implementing a lot of new features and changes this year with MIUI 12. We already got the most anticipated dark mode in MIUI 11 including the stunning Android 10 navigation gestures. This year, MIUI 12 brings you a number of features including a new navigation bar and gestures, new and improved Camera UI, enhanced dark mode, all-new notification management system, comprehensive system-level service, and optimized Advertising Services. Read more about them below. We have also listed some stunning MIUI 12 screenshots and photos to understand more.
List of MIUI 12 Features with photos
MIUI 12 just launched and here are the most important features found on the MIUI Home website.
- Super Wallpapers
- Dynamic Weather
- New navigation bar and gestures
- New and improved Camera UI
- Dark mode 2.0
- New Animations
- Comprehensive system-level service
- Enhanced privacy management system
- AI Calling
1. Super Wallpaper
From the screen display, to the lock screen, to the mobile phone desktop, every screen changes into an imaginary space. Explore the surface of Mars, explore the beauty of the earth, and meet your imagination in front of the screen.
2. Dynamic Weather
By simulating ecology and deducing nature, we can perceive the sunshine and the spring breeze on one screen, and feel the changing clouds and rain. As if immersive, bring natural comfort. Close to nature, why only in front of the window.
For better understanding and getting an idea of how MIUI 12 will look like, below are a few screenshots which we were able to get hands-on have a look. MIUI 12 features new recent app overview along with the Android 10 gestures pill which the MI users have been longing for. It gives more like an Apple iOS feel to it. Moreover, as seen in the picture below, MIUI 12 will bring a new navigation bar and navigation gestures to Xiaomi devices. The gestures will be more fluid and smooth in transition as compared to MIUI 11.
4. New and improved Camera UI
We can see the new Camera UI which looks pretty neat and impressive. The MIUI 12 camera app has a translucent new UI. Users can expect some new features in the camera app itself like new filters or new shooting modes.
5. Dark Mode 2.0
Dark Mode 2.0 now supports thousands of applications, making comfort everywhere. Xiaomi has claimed to be giving a new perfect dark mode in the latest MIUI 12. This typically means that this time Xiaomi will be giving Amoled friendly dark mode which was missing in the dark mode of MIUI 11.
6. More comprehensive system-level service
Miyu light cone dynamic effect architecture:
Our self-developed physical animation engine rewrites the underlying rendering mechanism. Through the MAML illustration engine, Folme animation engine, and MiRender rendering engine, elegant visual and animation effects such as perfect dynamic rounded corners, advanced color mixing, control-level real-time blur, physical space motion, and dynamic forms are realized.
Originating from this advanced technical architecture, the system animation has been renewed.
7. New Animations
MIUI 12 brings new animations across the system. This also includes new icons. Xiaomi is putting its foot hard on customization personalization and animations across the user interface.
8. New MIUI 12 Privacy security tools for you
Stronger than ever. MIUI not only acts as a competent assistant in your life, but also makes every effort to keep your personal information safe. In MIUI 12, you can easily manage your privacy.
9. New Self-developed AI
New MIUI 12 AI motion algorithm, accurate identification, low power consumption. On the world’s mainstream mobile phones, Xiaomi and Google support a variety of sports behavior perception technologies. Our self-developed AI motion behavior perception algorithm is based on Xiaomi MACE Micro. Not only is the data accurate and high-precision, it also saves power, and the power consumption is less than 1% * throughout the day. Thanks to this, you can easily have a health center in your phone. (* Taking Xiaomi 10 as an example, the power consumption is 9.5mAh in 24 hours; the data is tested and certified by Theil Lab, report number: B20Z60613)
List of Xiaomi devices receiving MIUI 12
Here are some most anticipated Xiaomi devices to receive MIUI 12 based on Android 11 or Android 10.
- Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro
- Xiaomi Mi 10
- Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition
- Xiaomi Mi 9 Pro
- Redmi K30 Pro
- Redmi K30
- Redmi K20 Pro
- Redmi K20
- Mi Mix 3
- Xiaomi Mi 8 series
- Redmi Note 8 Pro
- Redmi Note 7, 7 Pro
- Mi Mix 2
- Redmi Note 8
- Redmi 8, 8A
- Redmi 7, 7A
- Mi CC9, CC9 Pro, CC9e
Note: The list will of devices which will get the upcoming MIUI 12 in the coming months will be updated whenever Xiaomi confirms for more devices.
MIUI 12 release date
Xiaomi will be launching MIUI 12 global stable ROM based on Android 11 and Android 10 by December 2020. The MIUI 12 beta program will start anytime soon now. Users can sign up from this link(Beta Testing ) Stay tuned for the downloads.