V12.0.1.0.QECMIXM: MIUI Global Stable ROM for Mi 8 Pro (UD)

Updated on November 13, 2020: Today Xiaomi rolled the MIUI 12 update for the Mi 8 Pro globally with software version V12.0.1.0.QECMIXM. The update brings a lot of new features and optimization to the MIUI 11 ROM.

Updated on July 30, 2020: Today Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro (UD) received a new patch update with software version V11.0.8.0.QECMIXM. Well, this update later pulled back by Xiaomi.

Updated on April 30, 2020: Today Xiaomi rolled the April 2020 security patch to the Mi 8 Pro UD (Codename: equuleus) globally with version V11.0.5.0.QECMIXM. If you are using the Mi 8 Pro, you can manually download and install MIUI Global Stable ROM on Mi 8 Pro.

As we speak, the update has already started rolling over the air for users globally in a phased manner. It may take days or weeks to reach every device around the corner. In case, if you are not patient enough to wait, then follow this guide to install the update on your Mi 8 Pro (equuleus).

Download MIUI Global Stable ROM for Mi 8 Pro (UD) [V11.0.5.0.QECMIXM]

Manually Check OTA Updates

Before moving to the guide, we recommend you to first check if the OTA is already available for your device manually. To do that,  go to the phone Settings > About Phone > Software update. Additionally, you can perform this task via the Software Updater app directly. If the software version is available, you can grab it.


Before downloading the OTA update, make sure to charge the phone battery up to 50% minimum and connect to a Wi-Fi network.

However, if you’re not getting the latest OTA update due to some unfortunate reason, don’t worry. You can follow the firmware installation guide below for your Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro model.

Downloads and Changelog:

Software Version/Downloads Changelogs

  • Super wallpapers
    • Fix: Status bar colors weren’t displayed correctly in the Dark mode
  • Control center
    • New: Swipe down from the upper left corner to open Notification shade and from the upper right corner to open Control center
  • Dark mode
    • Optimization: Brightness and color improvements for wallpapers in Dark mode
  • System
    • Fix: Home screen went black and started flashing after unlocking in some cases
    • Updated Android Security Patch to September 2020. Increased system security.
  • Camera
    • New: A new mode for scanning documents


  • Optimization: Increased system stability
  • Optimization: Reduced system lag


  • Updated Android Security Patch to April 2020. Increased system security

How to Install MIUI Global Stable ROM for Mi 8 Pro (equuleus)

Installing the stock ROM or upgrading the MIUI version on Xiaomi devices is comparatively easy. But you should follow all the pre-requirements and downloads below before proceeding.


  • Supported for: Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro (equuleus) only. The device should be running on stock ROM to apply the update.
  • Requires: A PC/Laptop and a USB cable.
  • Backup: Take a full Backup of Phone Data at first to keep the important files safe.
  • Charge: Keep your device charged more than 50%.
  • Mi Flash Tool – Download and Install it on your PC
  • Download ADB and Fastboot Tools on your computer
  • Download Xiaomi USB Drivers and install it on the PC


We recommend to take a full backup first. GetDroidTips will not be held responsible for any type of issue on your device while or after following this guide or even flashing any file. So, proceed at your own risk.

Instructions to Install:

We assume that you’ve followed the downloads and requirements properly. Now, you can proceed to install MIUI Global Stable ROM on Mi 8 Pro. Check out the guide link below along with a video tutorial as well.

Guide to Install MIUI ROM on Xiaomi Device [Recovery/Fastboot]

You can check out our full-depth tutorial video as well:

Video Guide on Steps to Flash Xiaomi Device using Fastboot Method

We hope that you’ve updated or installed the latest MIUI version on your Mi 8 Pro (equuleus) successfully. Feel free to ask in the comments below for any queries.

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