The arrival of MIUI 13 is imminent, but not for all mobiles. Unfortunately, several Mi and Redmi models will be left out, even those that are still for sale today. This decision is something that many already expected, but it does not stop being less bitter news.
Which Xiaomi phones will not update to MIUI 13?
Before continuing, we must clarify that this list is not officialhas come to us through leaks, so some of the models that we will mention below could run with better luck and update to MIUI 13.
- Redmi Note 7
- Redmi 8
- Redmi Note 8
- Redmi Note 8T
- Redmi Note 8 Pro
- Xiaomi Mi 8
- Xiaomi Mi 9
- Xiaomi Mi 9SE
- Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite
- Xiaomi Mi 9T
- Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro
- Xiaomi Mix 2S
- Xiaomi Mix 3 5G
In more than one case, these computers have the necessary hardware to receive the MIUI 13 update No problem. But time plays against them, many have already passed the update period that Xiaomi guarantees.
However, we clarify again that it is still too early to assume that this information is one hundred percent true. take it as a reference of what could happen with the official release of MIUI 13.
In the best case, Xiaomi could decide to release a “special version” for these teams. Something very similar to what Apple does from time to time so that your operating system updates reach even models that are more than 4 years old.
How to keep your Xiaomi mobile updated?
If your mobile will stop receiving official updates, you still have a second option. One of the advantages of Android are the custom ROMs. In fact, the Mi Mix 2S and Mi Mix 3 can unofficially update to Android 11 thanks to a Custom ROM. Although you must take into account that sometimes these ROMs do not work as they should. It is best to investigate their performance before installing them.
And if you are one of the lucky ones they will receive the official update to MIUI 13 We take the opportunity to remind you of all the news that this version will bring, one of the most important updates of Xiaomi in recent years.