Redmi 4A Starts Getting MIUI 8.5.1.0 MCCMIED Global Stable Update (Download and Install)

Xiaomi Redmi 4A starts getting the new MIUI 8.5.1.0 Global Stable update with several bug fixes, optimizations and a few new features. The update brings new fonts, instant backup option in Mi Cloud and image selection in the recent album. Redmi 4A will get the OTA notification for the new MIUI 8.5.1.0 MCCMIED Global stable ROM update in the coming days. Recovery and Fastboot images are also available for download for manual installation.

MIUI 8.5.1.0 MCCMIED Global stable ROM includes several bug fixes and optimizations, such as notification shade issues, contacts save issue, camera optimization, font issues in video editor and much more. Check out the official changelogue of MIUI 8.5 Global Stable ROM for Redmi 4A.

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fHighlights of MIUI 8.5.1.0 Global Stable ROM for Redmi 4aA

New – Added fonts to themes
New – Selecting images in the Recent album
New – Instant backups in Mi Cloud

Optimization – Importing contacts from SIM cards
Optimization – Importing contacts from other devices
Optimization – Front camera Beautify
Optimization – Scaling issues with profile pics in People
Optimization – Issues with floating windows in Screen recorder
Optimization – Fixed battery issues, extended battery life
Optimization – Search issues in Explorer for RTL languages

Fix – Couldn’t save contacts in some cases
Fix – Couldn’t set contact photos in Gallery in some cases
Fix – Errors when adding contacts to a group
Fix – Issues with SMS notifications in the DND mode in Second space
Fix – Issues with locking the screen automatically
Fix – Notification shade issues
Fix – Switching spaces in Lite mode
Fix – Photos couldn’t be synced in some cases
Fix – Font issues in video editor
Fix – UI text wasn’t fully displayed in some cases
Fix – Issues with permissions when sharing photos
Fix – Couldn’t find Google account in some cases
Fix – Issues with scientific calculator
Fix – Issues with Mi Mover
Fix – Mi Drop’s issues caused by Android incompatibility

If you have not received the OTA notification for the new update on your device yet, you can check it manually by going to Settings > About Phone > System updates > Check for update. If update found, download and install it.

Alternatively, you can download and install the MIUI 8.5.1.0 MCCMIED Global stable ROM (recovery/fastboot) manually. Read on to know how it is.

Also Read: How to unbrick Redmi 4A and restore stock firmware on it

How to Install MIUI 8.5 Global Stable ROM on Redmi 4A

Recovery Method:

1. Download MIUI 8.5.1.0 MCCMIED Global stable ROM recovery image [HERE] and save it on your Redmi 4A’s internal memory.

2. Launch the ‘Updater’ app on your phone, tap on 3 horizontal dots (…)at the top-right corner, select ‘Choose update package’ and then select the ROM file you have saved.

3. Your device will start updating and will reboot after finishing the update.

Fastboot Method:

1. Download MIUI 8.5.1.0 MCCMIED Global stable ROM Fastboot image [HERE] and follow this or this installation instruction.

Note: Backup important data you have on the phone before flashing. If you flash from Developer ROM to Stable ROM, please wipe all data, otherwise, it might cause serious incompatible issues like FC, no network etc. (Source – MIUI)

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