Xiaomi has recently released a new firmware update with MIUI 11 globally. Currently, the software update is rolling out for the Indian variants as well via batches. As we all know that Xiaomi provides an incremental OTA update which may take some time to receive in India. Here in this article, we will provide you the steps, links, and pre-requirements to download and install MIUI 126.96.36.199 Indian Stable ROM for Redmi 8 (codenamed: olive). The software update comes with the version number V188.8.131.52.PCNINXM for the Redmi 8 handset in India region.
It brings the December 2019 Android security patch which offers the improved system security. We have provided the new firmware update changelog below. Though there isn’t anything else come with the update. The software update is based on Android 9.0 Pie version. Meanwhile, you can manually install the update on your device as well. It’s only for the Redmi 8 (Indian variant) model. Therefore, if you’re using the Indian variant then check out the full guide to update your Redmi 8 in easy steps.
Xiaomi MIUI is one of the most user-friendly and fully featured Android custom skins after OxygenOS. It’s a redesigned Custom User Interface based on Android which provides a smoother and stable user experience. It also offers so many features and customizations than other Stock ROMs. Currently, Xiaomi has started rolling the MIUI 184.108.40.206 Indian Stable ROM update for the Xiaomi Redmi 8 (olive).
Changelog: MIUI 220.127.116.11
The latest MIUI 18.104.22.168 Indian Stable ROM for Redmi 8 model brings the updated December 2019 Android Security Patch level which will add an improved privacy level to the system. There is nothing else included with this update.
- Updated Android Security Patch to December 2019. Increased system security.
- App vault
- New: Music card
- EU privacy adjustments
Check for OTA Update Manually
You can check the software OTA update manually MIUI 22.214.171.124 Indian Stable ROM for Redmi 8 to get the latest update.
- Go to the device Settings on your Redmi 8.
- Tap on About Phone section > then tap on Software Update.
- If the update is available for your device then tap on Download option.
- Now, wait for the complete download and tap on the Install button to install the update completely.
- Once the installation completes, restart your device.
- It will take a few minutes and your device will boot into a new system.
- If the OTA update isn’t available, then manually download and install the update via Recovery method. We have also provided the OTA update. Check out the full guide.
- The firmware file is only supported for the Redmi 8 (India) device. Don’t try it on variants.
- Charge the phone battery up to 60% at least for a smoother process.
- It’s recommended to take a full backup without any root of your device data before doing anything.
- You will require a PC/Laptop and a USB cable as well.
- You will need to download all the required tools and files from below.
Steps to Install MIUI 126.96.36.199 Indian Stable ROM for Redmi 8
We have provided both the fastboot and recovery method to install the update or flashing the Stock Firmware completely on your Xiaomi device.
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 this guide is helpful to you and you’ve successfully installed or updated the latest firmware on your Xiaomi device. In case, if you’ve any queries, let us know in the comments below.