Finally, Xiaomi has begun the stable MIUI 11 update for its Redmi 8 (Codenamed as olive) in China based on the Android 9.0 Pie version. The software update also brings a fix that couldn’t open notification settings in the notification center in the Second space and fixes image overlapping issue on scrolling screenshots. It bumps up the new firmware version V188.8.131.52.PCNCNXM with around 2GB in size. The Xiaomi Redmi 8 users can now download MIUI 184.108.40.206 China Stable ROM.
The latest security Patch Level brings a critical security vulnerability in the System component that could remotely attack an Android smartphone to harm the system and data. All the Redmi 8 (olive) China variant users should receive the OTA update soon. Meanwhile, the users can manually install the latest firmware by following the guide below. Now, let’s take a look at the changelog below.
- status bar, Notification shade
- Fix: Couldn’t open notification settings in the Notification shade in Second space
- Fix: Images overlapped in scrolling screenshots
Download OTA Update
Some times the OTA update may get delayed due to the server or carrier as most of the OTA updates roll-out in a phased manner. So, without wasting more time, you can manually check and download the OTA update on your handset.
To update your device, go to the device Settings > About Phone > Software update > Check for update. Alternatively, you can head over to the Software Updater app. If the latest V220.127.116.11.PCNCNXM update is available, you should download and install it.
Steps to Install MIUI 18.104.22.168 China Stable ROM for Redmi 8 (olive)
If in case, you haven’t received the OTA update yet, make sure to follow all the requirements and downloads before installation.
- This ROM file is exclusive for the Xiaomi Redmi 8 (olive).
- Try to charge your device more than 60% at least.
- It’s recommended to take a complete backup of device data without root.
- You will require a PC or Laptop and a USB cable.
- Make sure to download and install the USB Drivers and Flash Tool on your computer below.
Now, let’s jump into the firmware installation process below. Additionally, we have also put up the video guide below.Guide to Install MIUI ROM on Xiaomi Device [Recovery/Fastboot] Video Guide on Steps to Flash Xiaomi Device using Fastboot Method
We hope you’ve found this guide useful and successfully installed the update on Redmi 8 (olive) in China. For any queries, you can ask in the comments below.