Xiaomi made a little transition from the flagship killer Poco F1 to a mid-ranger Poco X3, surprising for the users. Poco X3 released back in September 2020; which is still a great option if you are looking to buy a smartphone under a 20K INR price tag. It features the powerful Snapdragon 732G, Adreno 618 GPU, 6/8GB of RAM, and a massive 6000 mAH battery. Out of the box, the Poco X3 runs on MIUI 12 based on Android 10. The Poco X3 (Indian variant) just received a new MIUI 18.104.22.168 OTA update.
Poco X3 NFC just recently received MIUI 22.214.171.124 firmware update. Here is the new MIUI 12.0.8 update for the Poco X3 Indian variants featuring November 2020 security patch still based on Android 10. While the manufacturer may release Android 11 for the Poco X3 in the future, it may take a while to even see a beat program for the device.
Meanwhile, MIUI V126.96.36.199.QJGINXM is your best bet. The OTA also brings support for call recording for the Poco X3. Following are all the details about the device.
- Version: MIUI 188.8.131.52.QJGINXM
- Update Size: 319MB
- System Optimization
- Update Android Security Patch to November 2020
- Increased system security
- Add Support for Call Recording
It’s a stable release, and you will get this update Over-the-Air. Check your notification panel for update notification. If you didn’t get an update notification, manually check for the update by going into Settings -> About phone -> System update -> Check for updates. The update is sized around 319MB. Here is the changelog for this update:
Download Poco X3 MIUI 184.108.40.206 OTA update
While the incremental OTA weighs just 320 MB in size, the full OTA weighs in around 2.2GB in size. You can either download it from settings > system updates > check for OTA updates.
You can download the OTA update manually from below. In case you want the flash the ROM via Recovery Mode you can download it and install using local upgrade method manually. The following downloads are for the Xiaomi Poco X3 NFC (Surya) Indian Variant.
- MIUI 220.127.116.11 for Poco X3 India | Full Recovery ROM download (direct link)
- Poco X3 NFC incremental OTA | Apply from MIUI V18.104.22.168 to MIUI 22.214.171.124 (direct link)