XiaoMiTool V2 is an unofficial tool for managing Xiaomi phones. This tool downloads the latest official ROM, TWRP and Magisk and it decides the best way to install it on our device.
This blocked the most popular apps like substratum and Swift installer. For a while, there was absolutely no way to install themes which weren’t on the Samsung theme store. Now, custom themes are possible using Custom OneUI Theme Installer. The methods for using this are replacing a free theme from the theme store or root access. XDA Recognized Developer TheImpulson was among the list of developers to receive a device from other devices us, and thanks to that, we now have an unofficial build of LineageOS 17.1 based on Android 10.
- Xiaomi, too, used to be one of the worst offenders of GPLv2 in its early days.
- Over the years, Xiaomi has become the golden boy of the Indian smartphone market.
- Now, the team has extended support for a few more devices.
- Some require a manual approach using the ADB and Fastboot tools with the command line.
Although the ROM is fairly usable, the list of caveats is significantly long at this stage. VoLTE and NFC (on global variant) are not working and the full resolution of the camera sensor can’t be utilized at this moment. Moreover, the fingerprint sensor can be glitchy from time to time. You can try it out on your phone by following the link below.
While it is technically possible to repair a cracked screen on your own or have someone else do it, most people don’t. One of the big reasons for that is cost, but Sprint is fixing that for several recent Samsung Galaxy models. Xiaomi has started rolling out Android 11 builds for the Redmi Note 8, Mi Note 10, and Mi 10T Lite through the stable channel of MIUI 12. It’s been nearly two years since the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 series hit the scene, and even with a new Note 10 series out on the market, the company is reportedly looking to re-release the Note 8 this year. Official builds of LineageOS 18.1 based on Android 11 are now available for the original Google Pixel and Pixel XL.
However, the outstanding prices of both the products will force most buyers to overlook their respective shortcomings. Xiaomi has started rolling out Android 10 builds of MIUI 11 beta for the Redmi Note 7, Redmi Note 8 Pro, Redmi K20/Mi 9T, Mi MIX 3, Mi 8 SE, and Mi 9 SE. In a tweet, Xiaomi shared a roadmap for when it plans to begin rolling out the MIUI 12.5 update for supported Mi and Redmi devices. The Redmi Note series has inarguably been Xiaomi’s most successful product lineup across Asia, and the recently launched Redmi Note 7 series has been one of the best selling products in its segment. At an event in China, the company has now launched the next generation in the Redmi Note lineup — meet the Redmi Note 8 and the Redmi Note 8 Pro, launched alongside the RedmiBook 14 laptop and Redmi TV. The team behind the popular LineageOS custom ROM has added LineageOS 17.1 support for the OnePlus 7T Pro, Redmi Note 8/8T, and Xperia Z3 series.