Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 pro devices are finally receiving stable MIUI 12 firmware update. The Redmi Note 5 series was stuck on MIUI 126.96.36.199 for the longest periods of time. Users even started doubting whether their devices will receive another OTA after this. Today, Xiaomi kept its promise and released latest MIUI 188.8.131.52 OTA update for the Redmi Note 5 global and Note 5 Pro.
The OTA is live for the Note 5 globally and also currently live in South East Asia for the Note 5 Pro – for the Indian variant. Users can go to settings > system updates > and check for any OTA update available for the device.
Alternatively, download the full OTA from below and install via local update method. MIUI 12 may be the last major update the Note 5 series will see. So this OTA is your best bet. It is still based on Android 9 Pie, not Android 10 or 11.
Download Redmi Note 5 Global/Pro MIUI V184.108.40.206.PEIMIXM OTA update: (India Stable)