Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite have started Getting the MIUI 10 Global Stable Upgrade, according to some user reports.
The upgrade is reportedly rolling out as an over-the-air (OTA) package in India. While the newest MIUI variant brings a list of interface-level adjustments to the Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite, it does not update the operating system to Android Oreo. It follows that even after installing the most recent upgrade, your Redmi phone will last to operate Android 7.1 Nougat.
As multiple users reported on the Mi Community forums, the MIUI 10 Global Stable update for the Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite is about 507MB of dimensions. The update, particularly for your Redmi Y1, brings MIUI v10.2.1.0. NDKMIXM, as per the screenshots shared from the users.
The changelog featured one of those screenshots highlights the MIUI 10 Global Stable update for its Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite brings an updated Android security patch. The update also apparently fixes the port for switching between the front and back cameras through video calls and also addresses problems around notifications. What’s more, it’s found to fix problems regarding the lock display, status bar, and notification bar, and the default recorder app.
That being said, the most recent MIUI upgrade does not include the anticipated Android Oreo, and the software is still predicated on Android 7.1 Nougat.
You can manually check on the availability of this MIUI 10 Global Stable update on the Redmi Y1 or the Redmi Y1 Lite by visiting Settings > About telephone > System update.
Alternatively, XDA Developers has provided download hyperlinks to let you manually install the MIUI 10 Global Stable update in your Redmi Y1 or Redmi Y1 Lite.
The Redmi Y1 includes a 16-megapixel selfie camera, whereas the Redmi Y1 Lite includes a 5-megapixel detector. The latter is sold as a rebranded Redmi Notice 5A, although the former is the India version of this Redmi Note 5A Prime.