Google has released Android 7.0 Nougat Version for Nexus devices. As Xiaomi has it’s own skin MIUI. It’s latest version is 8 which has been rolled out to Xiaomi devices. After MIUI 8 there are very high chances that Xiaomi will jump to MIUI 9 with Android Nougat.
You are here because you own a Mi device. you will get Android Nougat soon with more smoothness. Xiaomi is quite slow in rolling final updates with the main android version. However, MIUI is best skinned Android you will find in the market with features. Even Android 7 Nougat used some of the MIUIs features in the final update.
As Android 7 is out for the Nexus devices. Other OEM’s will try to serve the latest Android to their devices. you may be updated the MIUI 8 stable and enjoying the fixes. Here is the list of MIUI 9 supported devices. It is a rumored list*.
MIUI 9 Supported Phones List:
- Redmi Note 3
- Redmi Note 4
- Redmi Pro
- Redmi 2 Prime
- Redmi 3/3S/3A
- Mi 5
- Mi Max
- Mi Note/Pro/ Note 2
- Mi Pad / Mi Pad 2
According to this list Mi 5 will get the latest MIUI 9 first then further devices will get the update. Huawei, Meizu, and other companies are also working with Android Nougat updates.
Xiaomi recently released the MIUI 8 stable with Android Marshmallow for Its devices. According to previous timing, Xiaomi may release nougat after 6 months. Probably an update will roll out in Q2 of 2017.