As the new month arrives, Sony has started pushing the latest May 2020 Patch for Xiaomi Mi A1 which comes with a build number of V10.0.21.0.PDHMIXM based on Android 9.0 Pie. Currently, the firmware OTA (FOTA) update is live for the device globally. So, all the keen Xiaomi Mi A1 users can easily get the latest update here.
It’s always recommended to check for firmware OTA (FOTA) updates manually on your respective devices in order to get notified earlier. As some times the OTA update notification may arrive quite lately. Talking about the May 2020 Android Security Patch Level, it basically improves the system stability and security enhancements that will gonna protect both of your device system and data. So, without further ado, let’s follow the OTA update checking process.
Check Software Updates (OTA)
We always mention that most of the smartphone OEMs provide software OTA updates in batches according to region and carrier. So, not all users may receive the update notification at the same time. However, you can manually check for the firmware OTA update on your handset via the Settings menu > System > System updates.
If the latest update is available, don’t hesitate to download and install it. This process is easy and time-saving. Ensure that you have active internet connectivity (Mobile Data or Wi-Fi) and the handset is charged more than 50% at least. However, if you feel that you’re not getting the update notification due to some reason, you can always check out our in-depth Sony stock firmware flashing steps below. Before heading over to the steps, let’s take a quick look at the firmware info below:
Firmware Info: V10.0.21.0.PDHMIXM
- Device Name: Xiaomi Mi A1
- Region: Global
- Build Number: V10.0.21.0.PDHMIXM
- Android OS Version: Android 9.0 Pie
- Software Supported: Mi Flash Tool
- Android Security Patch Level: 2020-05-01
How to Install Firmware on Xiaomi Mi A1
In order to flash the firmware manually on your Xiaomi Mi A1 device, then you need to download the Mi flash tool, firmware file, and drivers.
- Apart from Mi A1 do not install the firmware on any other device
- Take a full backup of your device data before installing the new firmware on your device.
- Charge the battery of your Mi A1 up to 50% or more before installing the PDHMIXM update.
- Make sure to install the following: Mi Flash Tool | ADB & Fastboot | Xiaomi USB Drivers
- V10.0.21.0.PDHMIXM | Recovery ROM
Firmware Installation Guide: V10.0.21.0.PDHMIXM
For the installation process, you can follow the guides given below. It includes a video tutorial as well as a practical approach to the installation process.How to install stock firmware on Mi A1 using Mi Flash Tool
So, make sure to download the May 2020 Security patch for your Mi A1 model with build number V10.0.21.0.PDHMIXM. We hope that this guide was helpful to you.