Xiaomi introduced an improved version of the proprietary MIUI 12.5 extended shell on August 10, and since then, the Chinese versions of some smartphones have already been able to update. Meanwhile, regarding plans to release MIUI 12.5 improved for the international market, Xiaomi has remained silent until now.

That hasn’t stopped fans and enthusiasts from speculating. However, now we can join the official plans in this regard.

So. Xiaomi has announced that the release of MIUI 12.5 improved for global users is on the way. The first distribution phase will begin in the fourth quarter of 2021 (October-December). At the first stage, the following models will be able to upgrade to MIUI 12.5 with improvements:

  • Xiaomi Mi 11
  • Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra
  • Xiaomi Mi 11i
  • Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro
  • Xiaomi Mi 11X
  • Xiaomi Mi 10T Pro
  • Xiaomi Mi 10T
  • Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro
  • Xiaomi Mi 10

As many Xiaomi fans know, the Chinese firmware is often different from the global one. What does Xiaomi promise for the International Enhanced MIUI 12.5? According to the developers, this update is based on MIUI 12.5, with the main focus on system optimization that will provide faster performance and lower power consumption. The following features are noted:

  • End-to-End Optimization from Core Infrastructure to High-End Applications
  • Even after several months of use, performance remains high, thanks to new memory mechanisms and improved disk defragmentation
  • Distributed memory function. It aims for «ultra-precise» memory management, which makes RAM usage more efficient, application memory is shared, and unimportant tasks are closed
  • New algorithms will dynamically allocate system resources based on usage scenarios, keeping devices running smoothly. Key scenarios are seamlessly accelerated, minimizing the impact of applications running in the background.