Updated on March 23, 2021: Xiaomi released March 2021 security patch update for the Mi 9 SE in Russia with a software version labeled with V18.104.22.168.QFBRUXM. The update is still based on Android 10.
The Mi 9 SE (codename-grus) is currently getting a massive software update with build V22.214.171.124.QFBRUXM with Android 10 Q. After rolling Android 10 update globally, now the Russian variant is also getting the taste of Android 10. Yes, this update is for the Russian variant of the device which brings the February 2020 security patch, optimization for full-screen devices improves touch control and optimizes the speed of Mi-Share. It also brings game turbo and new design and more options for the App Vault. To know more about the latest update, you can refer to the complete official changelog posted in this guide. Here in this guide download and install MIUI 126.96.36.199 Russia Stable ROM for Mi 9 SE.
Although users will receive the software update, over-the-air, it will be rolling in a phase-wise manner. So, if you wish for an instant update instead, then we also have the Recovery ROM and the Fastboot ROM, which you can manually install and update your Mi 9 SE.
Check OTA Update Manually
Like we mentioned that OTA will be out in phases, so, you may not get to see the update right away. So, instead of waiting, why not manually search for the update.? To do it, go to the device Settings menu > tap on About Phone > select Software Update.
If the latest MIUI Russian Stable ROM update is available, then tap on the Download and Install. Wait while the update installation takes place and your device will reboot automatically with the new software.
Downloads and Changelog:
In case, the above procedure doesn’t work, then the next workaround is to manually flash the QFBRUXM update via recovery or Fastboot method.
- This ROM file is for Mi 9 SE (Russian Variant) only. Don’t try it on any other Xiaomi devices.
- Fully charge your device or at least keep above 60% to skip accidental shut down during the installation process.
- Make sure to take a full backup of the device data without Root.
- You will require a Windows/Mac PC or Laptop and a USB cable as well.
- Xiaomi USB Drivers | Download
- Mi Flash Tool | Download
Steps to Install MIUI Russian Stable ROM for Mi 9 SE
There are two ways to install the ROM zip manually on the Mi 9 SE. Either by flashing the recovery ROM or by using the Fastboot ROM. We have put up a detailed guide on the same along with a video tutorial to provide you with a practical approach. Check this out.How to install MIUI 11 based Recovery or Fastboot ROM on Xiaomi Device Video tutorial to Install latest MIUI 11 Software by Fastboot Method
That’s about it. If you are based out of the Russian region and use the Mi 9 SE, then watch out for the incoming OTA update. Otherwise, to update now, download the ROM and flash it using our guide. We hope that this tutorial was useful o you.