Updated on April 23, 2021: Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro received the April 2021 security patch in India with software version V188.8.131.52.QGGINXM.
Updated on February 25, 2021: Today Xiaomi rolled the February 2021 security patch for the Redmi Note 8 Pro in India with software version V184.108.40.206.QGGINXM.
Updated on September 23, 2020: Today Xiaomi rolled the September 2020 security patch with version V220.127.116.11.QGGINXM.
Updated on August 11, 2020: Today Xiaomi rolled the stable version of MIUI 12 for the Redmi Note 8 Pro in India with version V18.104.22.168.QGGINXM.
Updated on June 28, 2020: Good news for all the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro Indian users. Today Xiaomi has started pushing the latest firmware update that brings the all-new MIUI 12 skin, other system improvements, and a bunch of new features. The update is based on Android 10 and bumps up a software version V22.214.171.124.QGGINXM for the Indian variant Redmi Note 8 Pro units. Yes! Currently, the update is live in the Indian region and will soon arrive in other regions via batches. Meanwhile, all the interested users can download and install the MIUI 126.96.36.199 India Stable ROM for Redmi Note 8 Pro by following this article completely.
By the end of last year, Xiaomi has released the Redmi Note 8 Pro (Codename: begonia) model with Android 10 on the top of MIUI 11 skin out-of-the-box. The new software update brings new system animations, redesigned UI, privacy protection, ringtones, app permissions, floating window, AI call assistant, Xiaomi health, control center, accessibility settings, dark mode, trips, Mi carrier services, messaging, improvements in home screen/camera/weather, and a lot more.
Check Software Updates (OTA)
Xiaomi always roll-out the firmware OTA update to its eligible devices in an incremental manner and it may take a couple of days or more in order to arrive on all the units completely. Although we will recommend you to check for the OTA update manually from the device Settings > About Phone > Software updates.
Alternatively, you can head over to the Software Updater app directly on your device and check for the OTA update. If the latest update is available, then just download and install it. Ensure to connect the device to the Wi-Fi network and maintain battery level at least up to 50%.
Downloads and Changelog:
Now, if in case, you’re not receiving the firmware OTA update, then we will recommend you to manually install the firmware update on your device by following the guide below.
How to Install MIUI 188.8.131.52 India Stable ROM for Redmi Note 8 Pro
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 Redmi Note 8 Pro (begonia) 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
Instructions to Install:
We assume that you’ve followed the downloads and requirements properly. Now, you can proceed to install MIUI 184.108.40.206 India Stable ROM on Redmi Note 8 Pro. Check out the guide link below along with a video tutorial as well.
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 Redmi Note 8 Pro (begonia) successfully. Feel free to ask in the comments below for any queries.