Redmi Note 11 is officially updated to MIUI 14 Global and Android 13. The updates in question had not yet come out for this device which appears to be the first in the series to receive them. According to calculations, these should be i penultimate major updates of the device, given that 2 years have now passed since its release. However, let us remember that the Xiaomi's update policy has changed. Having said that, let's see the details of the updates in question.
Redmi Note 11 also updates to MIUI 14 Global and Android 13. However, the update in question is reserved for Mi Pilots for now
Redmi Note 11 receives the same packages as previous devices. Since it is not a sub-brand smartphone, all (or almost) are functionality of MIUI 14 will be immediately available on users' devices I Pilots that will update their device. But let's get back to us. The update in question comes up ROM Overseas hubs. The build number that brings MIUI 14 and Android 13 up is the V220.127.116.11.TGCMIXM.
From letters MI at the center of the build it is recognized that the release is intended for the global branch. In this regard, we invite you to read this article to understand how MIUI works and how many branches it has in all. At the moment we don't know which ones bugs, e critical issues this update brings. The Mi Pilots are used in this sense to improve performance and understand their compatibility well. We therefore recommend that you wait for the update via OTA to be active.
In MIUI 14 the so-called is implemented Razor project, aimed at reducing the size of the operating system: all firmware takes up 13.09 GB on the device. According to Xiaomi, this is a record value, since the closest competitor "weighs" 15 GB (we are talking about iOS). Also, the operating system consumes only 3.3 GB of RAM, which also became the lowest value ever. Finally, the number of pre-installed non-removable applications has been reduced to just 8 - it's about Camera, Settings, Phone, Mi Store, Messages, Browser, Contacts and File Explorer.
At the same time on MIUI 14 the function of was introduced into the system combine duplicate files to save space. Unused applications are compressed if they have not been launched for several months. Another major innovation was the Photon engine which works with the Android core and opens up more opportunities for third-party application developers. It was revealed that thanks to him, the system now works noticeably smoother and faster, and the applications consume up to 22% less energy.
It goes without saying that all the news in question are, at least for now, exclusive to the Chinese firmware. As we have seen in the past years, the new features and improved performance will be less in the Global firmware than in the Chinese one. The motivation is simple: i Google services are heavier and prevent some features from workings native of MIUI 14.
It is always worth remembering that the update releases for Mi Pilots are not only reserved for them, but also full of bugs. For this reason we do not advise you to update your device if you are not Mi Pilots: you could face a smartphone block. Below we leave you the link for the download of MIUI 14 and Android 13 for Redmi Note 11 Pro NOT RECOMMENDED installation if you weren't Mi Pilot. The Xiaomitoday.it team is relieved of any responsibility in case of damage to the device following the installation of the updates listed in the article. In fact, installing a recovery "counts" as modding. If the user is unable to proceed for some reason or does not understand the modding process, it is advisable to wait for the OTA which will arrive shortly.