Xiaomi Android 7.0 Nougat – List of the devices to get updates
Xiaomi – the Chinese OEM will have the Android 7.0 Nougat released to their flagship models and among other smartphones.
Like most of the Chinese OEMs, Xiaomi’s products bring a great deal of high-end specs and features within a really affordable price range. Even though Xiaomi is a great name in the smartphone industry, it’s not the best when it comes to software updates for its devices.
Currently, the Xiaomi smartphone giant is rushing through the race for major software update of Android Nougat. Most of the other OEMs also in a rush too. The company seems to release the update to all of its eligible smartphones with the latest Android OS.
First of all, it should be mentioned that the Xiaomi flagship devices to get the Android 7.0 Nougat treat is the Xiaomi Mi series including Mi 5, Mi 5S, Mi Note 2 and of course the recently launch Mi Mix and Mi Max.
If the fresh report is to believe, all of these handsets will receive the Android 7.0 Nougat update in this Q1 2017. The flagship Mi 5 has already received the Android Nougat in beta.
The update will also include the latest MIUI9 while the current MIUI 8.0 is used for Nougat in beta. Other Xiaomi phones to receive the Android Nougat are Xiaomi Mi4S and Mi4C.
As for the midrange Xiaomi Redmi series, some of the phones will receive the Android Nougat OS including Redmi Note 4, and Redmi Note 3, even the latter was recently appeared on benchmarks with Nougat OS, but it is not confirmed yet. The Redmi Note 2 might miss the Android Nougat OS update.