Earlier we have come with a helpful article providing how you can install MIUI8 update and what enhancements it brings. Though it’s been known there are tons of new features like the fingerprint payment, this was not the only change coming with it. Among those changes we can find virtual bus cards (China), system-level intelligent menu, Sogou Baidu professional custom, new power-saving mode and many more. Not to deep into the details you can get acquainted with the changes in comparison to the MIUI7 here.
As for the phones list this update is available for, it’s not long for the moment, but it will enlarge in coming days. As you remember the update is available for the Redmi 1S, Mi 2/2S, Mi 4i, Redmi Note 3G, Redmi Note 4G. at the moment, and it’s promised to include the Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm, Redmi Note 3 Special Edition, Redmi Note 2, Redmi Note Prime, Redmi 3, Redmi 3S/Prime, Mi 2/2S, Mi 3, Mi 4, Mi 5, Mi Note, Mi Max 32GB in this list as well. But even taking into account all these factors, we have to state there are more than 20 million users updated their handsets to MIUI8. The overall impression is great and many Xiaomi users report performance enhancement, speed boost and many more. This number for a week availability is great, though we have to state almost all the users update their handsets during the first week. Well, let’s wait for the next bunch of Xiaomi handsets and see how many handset will get updated then.