NEW DELHI: Smartphone maker Xiaomi has confirmed that it will launch the next version of its custom OS MIUI 12.5 globally on February 8. The company made this announcement via its social media channels. Xiaomi has confirmed that it will hold a virtual event for the launch and it will be live streamed on the company’s Facebook page.
Along with the MIUI 12.5, it is also expected that the company might launch the Mi 11 smartphone globally. Xiaomi launched the MIUI 12.5 in China last month along with the launch of its flagship smartphone Mi 11.
The company claims that MIUI 12.5 is lighter, faster and more economical as compared to the MIUI 12. The company has alsorewritten the system UI and it is also designed to reduce the memory usage by 20%. Xiaomi also mentioned that the new layer of UI will also decrease the power consumption by 25%.
The Xiaomi MIUI 12.5 also includes many other privacy features like Xiaomi App Store privacy, improved browser privacy protection capabilities and more. MIUI 12.5 also brings collaboration between mobile phones and laptops. This means that Xiaomi smartphone users will now be able to view mobile notifications on the computer. Along with this, users will also be able to copy text from mobile phones and then paste it directly on to the computer.
The company has also confirmed that the MIUI 12.5 will be available on the smartphones that are running MIUI 12.