Months after the official launch of Android Oreo, Xiaomi seemed to get up and running so that this version of Android could reach the MIUI systems for some of their smartphones. Several tests are already being done for various devices, which tells us that in future weeks more of these will receive the new version of Android Oreo. And in recent days, the latest update of MIUI 9 brought with it the Android Oreo for the Xiaomi Mi Note 2.
That’s right, in January the Xiaomi Mi 6 received Android Oreo, now it was the turn of the Mi Note 2. But, it is important to know that this update only affects those Mi Note 2 with the BETA GLOBAL ROM.
How to Update Android Oreo for the Xiaomi Mi Note 2?
This launch is possible thanks to the hard work of the MIUI’s developers, who are dedicated to keep updated the new and old Xiaomi devices. They recommend us to have a clean flash in our Mi Note 2 before applying this first beta, to avoid any problem. Remember that it is a version to test its functionality and thus be able to make a release to the general public.
Anyone interested in installing it can receive all the information they need on this page:
Just install it following the instructions and then you should be enjoying Android 8.0 on your Mi Note 2.
We repeat that we are talking about a BETA, so it will be normal to present some slight problems. But do not worry, Xiaomi will release the stable version very soon. It remains to wait what news Xiaomi will bring us next time, but as always the company fulfills its goals.
This device was launched in October 2016 and one of the things that made it remarkable was the fact of being Xiaomi’s first smartphone to have LTE frequency bands globally. In addition of including a SoC with Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 and models variant from 4GB to 6GB of RAM and 64BG to 128GB of storage memory. It also has a full HD screen of 5.7 inches, plus 22.5MP cameras in the rear, and 8MP on the front. Originally it came on the market with the Marshmallow version of Android.