Xiaomi has launched its entry-level budget category smartphone called Redmi 8 in October 2019. It came with Android 9.0 Pie on the top of MIUI 11 out-of-the-box. Currently, the Chinese OEM has started pushing the latest January 2020 Security Patch update for the handset with a software version V188.8.131.52.PCNMIXM based on Android 9 Pie. Now, the Redmi 8 global variant users can Download MIUI 184.108.40.206 Global Stable ROM for Redmi 8 (Codenamed as olive) device.
The new firmware update is rolling out via batches and soon will hit all the units globally. All the Redmi 8 global ROM users will soon receive the OTA update notification. But if you want to get updated with the latest firmware version and latest security patch that will improve the system security, check for OTA updates manually on your handset. However, you can manually install the firmware by following the guide below along with requirements and download links.
Check Software Update (OTA)
Xiaomi always provides firmware updates via OTA (over-the-air) in an incremental manner and may take some time to arrive at all the units completely. Meanwhile, the interested users can always check for OTA updates on their devices from the Settings menu > About Phone > Software Update.
Alternatively, you can head over to the Software Updater app on your phone to check OTA updates. Make sure to charge the battery more than 50% or above and connect the handset to a Wi-Fi network or a faster mobile network as well.
- Updated Android Security Patch to January 2020. Increased system security.
Steps to Install MIUI 220.127.116.11 Global Stable ROM for Redmi 8 (olive)
To install the update manually, make sure to check out the pre-requirements and downloads before flashing.
- This MIUI 18.104.22.168 Global Stable ROM file is only supported for the Xiaomi Redmi 8.
- Try to fully charge your device before installing the firmware.
- We will recommend you to take a complete backup of device data without root.
- A PC or Laptop and a USB cable are required.
Instructions to Install: MIUI 22.214.171.124 Global Stable ROM for Redmi 8
After following all the pre-requirements and downloads properly, now you can proceed to the guide in order to install MIUI 126.96.36.199 Global Stable ROM update on your Redmi 8 via Recovery or Fastboot method manually.
You can also check out the full-depth tutorial video from below:Video Guide on Steps to Flash Xiaomi Device using Fastboot Method
That’s it, guys. We hope you have found this guide useful and successfully updated the MIUI 188.8.131.52 Global Stable ROM on your Redmi 8 (olive) device. For any queries, feel free to ask in the comments below.