Xiaomi Mi 2/2S getting MIUI 9, 5 years after its launch


Well that’s what I call respect towards the customer. According to recent news from the official MIUI English forum, Xiaomi decided to include the 5 year old Mi 2 and Mi 2S model in the┬álist of devices that are getting MIUI 9, which is set to┬álaunch on July 26 alongside┬áthe┬áXiaomi Mi 5X.

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These are great news for almost 5 million Xiaomi Mi 2 and Mi2S owners out there (according to official statement by Xiaomi CEO Lei Yun) and a blessing for a durable smartphone with a removable battery and decent specs even for these days. Xiaomi announced the – very long – list of compatible devices for the upcoming MIUI 9 update (for China ROM at first) so have a look if your phone is included:┬áMIUI 9 (China ROM):┬áMi 6,┬áMi 5s Plus,┬áMi 5s,┬áMi 5c,┬áMi 5,┬áMi 4S,┬áMi 4c,┬áMi 4,┬áMi 3, Mi 2/2S,┬áMi MIX,┬áMi Max 2,┬áMi Max,┬áMi Note 2,┬áMi Note/Pro,┬áMi Pad 2, Mi Pad 1, Redmi Note 4X (MTK),┬áRedmi Note 4X (SD),┬áRedmi Note 4,┬áRedmi Note 3 (MTK),┬áRedmi Note 3 (SD), Redmi Note 2, Redmi Note,┬áRedmi Pro,┬áRedmi 4X,┬áRedmi 4A, Redmi 4,┬áRedmi 4 Prime,┬áRedmi 3S/Prime,┬áRedmi 3,┬áRedmi 2A,┬áRedmi 2/Prime,┬áRedmi 1S, Redmi 1.

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3 Comments

  1. Yep
    July 20, 2017

    I’ll believe it when I see it that all these phones get updates without issue

  2. TATA MATA
    July 20, 2017

    Nothing but respect for updating almost all of their phones. However, newer Android version(some are still on Kit Kat I believe)and faster updates would be nice

    • Rino AP
      July 20, 2017

      Xiaomi still MIUI i think. Android update won’t give much impact to them