Download Install AOSP Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Mi 5

Xiaomi Mi 5 was launched on February 2016. Here we will discuss the release of Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Mi 5.

Google finally revealed the next version of Android OS called Android 9.0 Pie. The update is been rolling out to Pixel phones now. The currently supported devices are Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. Google announced the Android Pie beta preview earlier this year and includes lots of new features. Google also say’s that the devices that were a part of the Android P developer preview program with brands such as Sony, Xiaomi, Oppo, OnePlus, Essential, and more along with some Android One phones, will get the Android 9.0 Pie in the fall.

Talking about the specifications, Xiaomi Mi 5 features a 5.15-inches display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It is powered by Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB internal memory. The camera on the Xiaomi Mi 5 comes with 16MP and 4MP front shooting camera. It is backed by a Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery with Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0). It also has a fingerprint sensor in the front.

Download Install AOSP Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Mi 5

When will Xiaomi release Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Mi 5?

Xiaomi will not support Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Mi 5, but you can try the custom ROM once the developer build from the Android Pie source code. The developers are working currently to get beta build of Android 9.0 Pie for this device. As soon as the developer release the initial build, we will share it here. Xiaomi has not yet announced the device list and ETA (estimated time of arrival), we will keep the post updating. For all Xiaomi update timeline, you check out the List of Android 9 Pie Supported Xiaomi Devices.

But, now you can try the Custom ROM based on Android Pie on Xiaomi Mi 5.

What’s on Android 9.0 Pie?

Android 9.0 Pie is the 9th iteration and a major update of Google’s Android OS. The new Android Pie brings a couple of design changes to the successor Android Oreo but the most notable one is the gesture-based navigation system. Other features of Android 9 Pie are New Quick Settings UI design, Redesigned volume slider, Advanced Battery with AI Support, Notch Support, Improved Adaptive Brightness, Manual theme selection, Android Dashboard which Google calls Digital Wellbeing, and more other features.

Watch The Android 9.0 Pie Features

Check out the Top 10 Features of Android 9.0 Pie Update

Want to try Android 9.0 Pie on Xiaomi Mi 5?

If you want to enjoy Android 9.0 Pie features, then follow the below guide.

Make sure you have Unlocked Bootloader and installed TWRP Recovery on Xiaomi Mi 5.


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Instructions to Install on Xiaomi Mi 5:

Root Android 9.0 Pie on Xiaomi Mi 5:

We are not responsible if the rooting procedure didn’t work on your phone.

Download and Install SuperSU root on your phone.

If you don’t want SuperSU rooting guide, then you can try Magisk on your phone.

Hope this guide was helpful to install AOSP Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Mi 5.

Source: XDA

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