Xiaomi MIUI 8.2 brings advanced layouts for bug fixes, notification shades and visual tweaks
Xiaomi has started rolling out MIUI 8.2 Stable ROM for selected Mi handsets. The update is being pushed in the form of an OTA update, but users can also manually check from the Updater app. The update is only available for Mi Max, Mi Max Prime, Mi 4i, Mi 3, Mi 4, Mi Note, Redmi 1S and Redmi Note 4G.
Xiaomi says the update will be pushed to more devices from February 20th. The update will be pushed to Redmi 2, Redmi 2 Prime, Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm, Redmi Note 3 Special Edition, Redmi Note 4 MTK, Redmi Note 2, Redmi Note Prime. , Mi 2 / 2S, Mi 5, Mi 5s, Mi 5s Plus, Redmi 3 / Prime, Redmi 3S / Prime, Redmi Note 4 Qualcomm, Redmi 4, Redmi 4 Prime. Chinese smartphone makers have also introduced ROM for those who are interested in manually flashing their devices.
The new MIUI 8.2 is still based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, not Nougat. The update adds new system sounds and ringtones. It adds new advanced layouts to toggle the notification shadow. The update also provides full control for automated tasks, improved layout for notification shadows, and visual tweaks.
The new ROM comes with a number of optimizations and bug fixes, including support for scanning an app installed from outside the Play Store. Xiaomi has a complete changelog that can be read here.