As we know, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is released with Android 5.1.1. The MiUI v.7.0 is fully based on Android Lollipop as well. So, does it mean, that Xiaomi users have to use the old software, which is far not so stable and fast, as the new one? Surely, no! You can download Android 6.0 Marshmallow for Redmi Note 3 right now!
is it possible to install Android 6.0 Marshmallow on your Redmi Note 3?
According to different rumours, published on Xiaomi forums, the company has already announced the release of a new software for Redmi Note 3. It means, that the update will definitely come, bringing some interesting features for your device performance. But what if you don’t like waiting for the new version? What if you prefer using not an official, but some another way to download this update? Check it out – Android 6.0 Marshmallow is already available for Redmi Note 3 and it can be installed on your device right now. Here is the tutorial, what has to be done. You can use three ways in order to get the latest OS version to your phone – the first one is described in the text version, while the second and the third ones are presented on a video, which we’ve managed to find on Youtube.
It’s also worth mentioning, that the 2nd way leads to installing the less stable version, than the first and the third one.
First of all, you need to download Android 6.0 Marshmallow Remix Resurrection Rom. You can do it, using this link. After this start downloading Gapps. It’s a tool. available from this website. If you are ready, enter the recovery mode on your Redmi Note 3 (do it, clicking your volume up button and a power button at the same time). You have to choose Install option and flash both of the zip files, downloaded earlier. When you are ready, you need a factory reset on your Redmi Note 3. Rebooting will allow you to start using your smartphone again.
Here is a video, which will help you to learn more about the process of updating your Redmi Note 3 software to Android 6.0. It is definitely easier, than the way, we described earlier – it starts with the installation of Mokee RAM, which is followed the reboot of device. After that Mokee is being launched.
From the very beginning, this soft offers you to connect the WiFi network, in order to load Android 6 onto the phone. The author of a given video shows the settings screen of his smartphone, confirming, that the version of the operational system of Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 is updated to Android Marshmallow. After this, the author shows, that his smartphone fingerprint scanner is working well. Downloading Mokee, it’s necessary to pay attention to the date of its release – it should be no older, than 12th June, 2016.
He does it due to the fact, that many people claim their Redmi Note 3 starting to have problems with the fingerprint detection. The comments on Youtube below the given video confirm this.
It’s worth mentioning, that it’s not the only video, describing the usage of Mokee. Some of the users are worried about the actual battery life of the smartphone, after updating the version of Android – those, who have already done it claim, that it’s OK. Several authors confirm, that this ROM is working pretty well with a high AnTuTu score.
The only problem that, according to the users’ reviews, can be faced with, is a SIM-card detection. It occurs with some smartphones and can be fixed just with removing this ROM or using any other. Some users consider, that using CyanogenMode 13 is the best solution.
One more way to get your Redmi Note 3 updated to Android 6 is CyanogenMode 13. This way leads to the stock Android interface on your phone (instead of MiUI), so it’s not preferable for many customers of Xiaomi. But it remains as the safest one, leading to the most stable software.
The video above represents not the process of installation of the software, but the way it looks on a smartphone. The author claims, that the needed version of ROM can be downloaded using this link. We’d like to repeat, that although the original Android version looks worse than MiUI, it still shows the best performance and the most stable work among others solutions.
Your Redmi Note 3 with Android 6.0 Marshmalloth
As the users claim, the actual AnTuTu benchmark of their devices, after installing Android 6.0 Marshmallow became lower; however, the real performance seems to be much higher. So, if you can’t wait anymore – please, follow the instruction and get your Redmi Note 3 with an updated software!