Xiaomi has released MIUI 9 Global Beta 7.12.8 ROM with new Mi browser features and a bunch of bug fixes and optimizations. The Fastboot and Recovery ROM is now available for all supported deices and if you are already running on the MIUI Global Beta ROM, you will get the new MIUI 9 Global Beta 7.12.8 update via OTA (over-the-air). Below is what is new in this update and download link.
The ne update includes new features like revamped start page, quick search, new search bar and performance optimization for Mi browser, resume function for Mi Mover backup, fix for security center and system settings FC, and more. Interested users can try Xiaomi’s latest Android skin MIUI 9 Global Beta and experience all the new features right now.
MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM 7.12.8 supports a wide range of devices, which includes Mi 6, Mi 5, Mi 4, Mi 3, Redmi Note 2, Redmi Note 3, Redmi Note 4, Redmi 3S, Redmi 4, Mi Mix and Mi Max. Below is what is new in this update, main change logs, download link and installation guide.
MIUI 9 Global Beta 7.12.8 main Changelog:
Resume interrupted transfers in Mi Mover without starting over
Revamped start page and optimized performance
Quick search options
Adjusted the position of the search bar
Optimized Browser’s kernel
If you are already on Global Beta ROM, then you can download the Recovery ROM and install manually. If your device runs on other OS version or older MIUI ROM, you should download and install Fastboot ROM, which will also wipe data from the device.
Download MIUI 9 Global Beta 7.12.8 ROM: Recovery/Fastboot for your device
How to Install MIUI 9 Global Beta Recovery/Fastboot ROM
If you are already running on the previous version of MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM, then follow this guide.
1. Save the downloaded recovery ROM (link above) on your phone’s internal storage.
2. Launch the ‘Updater’ app on your phone. Tap the setting icon (3 dots) at the top-right corner, select ‘Choose update package’, and choose the ROM zip file you have just saved on your phone.
3. The flashing process will start and this will take some time to finish.
Once the installation process is finished, your device should automatically boot to the new version.
If you on older MIUI version, then you need to flash the Fastboot ROM. It will wipe your device, so back up important data before proceeding with the installation.