Do you want to Install the official MIUI 9 for Mi 2/2S? If yes, then you are at the right place. In this guide, we will help you to flash the MIUI 9 ROM for Mi 2/2S. The ROM has released in the Chinese version of MIUI 9 for Mi 2/2S in a Beta testing stage. We will share the MIUI 9 Global ROM for Mi 2/2S once it is available. Until then, you can give this a try. The ROM will be pretty stable enough to use as a daily driver. Here we have shared the beta form application link to apply for the MIUI 9 Beta tester and an Installation guide to flash the MIUI 9 ROM on Mi 2/2S. Now Download and Install Chinese MIUI 9 for Mi 2/2S.
A few days back Xiaomi released MIUI 9 officially to the public. At the launch, they showcased their latest smartphone Xiaomi Mi 5X running MIUI 9 based on Android 7.1 Nougat. The company already rolled out MIUI 9 for Xiaomi Mi 6, Redmi Note 4 and Redmi Note 4X. Yesterday the company started rolling MIUI 9 developer ROM for few of its supported Xiaomi Smartphone. This includes the Mi Mix, Mi Note 2, Mi 5, Mi 5s, Mi 5s Plus, Mi 5c, Mi Max 2, Mi 6, Mi 4s, Mi 4c, Mi Note Pro and the Redmi 4X. This ROM is currently Chinese fastboot ROM of MIUI 9 beta for these devices and you can flash it by following our full guide. Once the download link is available, you can use the same step from below to install MIUI 9 on Mi 2/2S using Mi Flash or fastboot.
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Download and Install 7.8.14 MIUI 9 for Mi 2/2S (Chinese to Global)
Follow the guide below to flash the latest MIUI 9 7.8.14 on Mi 2/2S. Flash the MIUI 9 7.8.14 ROM on Mi 2/2S by downloading from below link. This version is a Chinese developer ROM, but you can always convert the MIUI 9 ROM by following our guide on How to Convert MIUI 9 Chinese ROM to MIUI 9 Global ROM.
MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM 7.8.10 Full Changelog
MIUI 9 Lightning fast
- New – Deep-level system optimizations (08-07)
- New – New icons (08-07)
- New – New animations for launching and exiting apps (08-07)
- New – Simpler Home screen editing (08-07)
- New – Introducing Split screen (08-07)
- New – Improved Silent mode triggered by the volume button (08-07)
- New – Improved readability for the start page of Messaging (08-07)
- Optimization – Devices with rare Bluetooth profiles are hidden in the device list (07-25)
- New – Search for apps in the Dual app’s settings (08-03)
Note: The above info is about MIUI Global Beta ROM, please click here to check the latest update for MIUI China Developer ROM.
How to Convert MIUI 9 Chinese ROM to Global ROM on Mi 2/2S.
Once you have downloaded the MIUI 9 for Mi 2/2S, now you can convert the Chinese MIUI 9 ROM to MIUI 9 Global ROM on Mi 2/2S just by following this simple guide below. To follow this guide, first of all, flash the complete ROM on your Mi 2/2S smartphone by following the guide below. Once you have the Root on your device, simply change the build.prop by installing any Root File Manager on your device.
Open the Root Manager and After That, add this line at the end of build.prop:
ro.product.mod_device=scorpio_mam_global ro.product.locale.language=it ro.product.locale.region=IT persist.sys.timezone=Europe/Rome persist.sys.language=it persist.sys.region=IT ro.product.locale.language=it
Where you see “it” or “IT” it’s for Italy, so change them for your country. Where you see “scorpio_mam_global” it’s for Mi Note 2, so change for your device [Mi 5 (gemini), Mi5s Plus (natrium), etc.]. Now reboot your phone and all the chinese content from system apps like music, browser, etc. will completely disappear.
How to Install Google Play Store on MIUI 9 Mi 2/2S?
The fact is MIUI 9 Chinese ROM don’t have Google Play store on it. MIUI 9 is a powerful platform which if combined with the Play Store can add a lot to your smartphone. The guide we have mentioned in this post doesn’t need you to install TWRP or root your device. Basically, all you need to do is to run the MI app Store on your device from where Play Store can easily be installed.
A lot of people don’t know what exactly Play Store can bring on MIUI 9 Chinese ROM. Well, if you are a fan of popular apps such as Chrome, YouTube or other similar apps, you must go for it. The guide we mentioned in this post works well on the devices which are having MIUI 9 or MIUI 8.
Follow this guide to Install Google Play Store on MIUI 9 Mi 2/2S.
- This Update is only for Mi 2/2S Smartphone.
- GetDroidTips.com is not responsible for any damage to your phone while installing this Update.
- Download Mi Flash Tool From here
- Make sure that you have the latest USB drivers installed
- Take a complete backup of your phone (root required) and then proceed.
- Without Root, you can backup your phone.
Want to do more. Unlock Bootloader on Mi 2/2S and also Install TWRP Recovery on Mi 2/2S by following the guide below.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ROM FILES
Download link will be avilable soon once it is released. Until then, try the below application to apply for the MIUI 9 beta testing on Mi 2/2S.