Xiaomi Redmi 4: Android 9.0 Pie Update

Here we will discuss the release of Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Redmi 4.

Xiaomi Redmi 4 is a dual SIM smartphone released in May 2017. The phone comes with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. It is powered by 2 GHz octa-core Qualcomm MSM8940 Snapdragon 435 processor. It runs on 2/3/4 GB of RAM. The phone packs 16/32/64 GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 128GB.   This smartphone brings a 13-megapixel rear primary camera and a 5-megapixel front face camera.

Google finally released the 9th iteration of Android OS called Android 9.0 Pie. The update has rolled for Pixel supported devices and few other OEM supported with Android Beta. After putting Android users through four beta updates of Android P, Google has named Android 9.0 as Android Pie. It is expected that in the coming months all the devices that had been signed up for the Android P beta program including the OnePlus 6, Oppo R15 Pro, Vivo X21 and more will receive the Android P update first.

Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Redmi 4

When will Xiaomi release Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Redmi 4?

The Redmi 4 runs the Snapdragon 435 octa-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz coupled with Adreno 505 GPU for improved graphics performance. The handset came out of the box with Android 6.0 Marshmallow. This device has recently upgraded to Android 7.1.2 Nougat. Xiaomi has stopped updating this device to new Android OS. 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.

Currently, there is no custom ROM available to try on Redmi 4. So stay tuned to get more info about the update here.

What’s on Android 9.0 Pie?

Watch our video to know what’s new in Android 9.0 Pie and top features on it.

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.

Want to try Android 9.0 Pie update for Xiaomi Redmi 4?

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 Redmi 4.


You can also wait for the Lineage OS 16.0 which will be based on Android 9 Pie.

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