It looks like Xiaomi smartphone users will be able to see the company’s new operating system soon as the Lei Jun, Xiaomi’s CEO, has confirmed the launch of MIUI 7 on August 13.
Lei Jun, on his Weibo page, confirmed that the latest major update to Xiaomi’s Android-based operating system will be officially unveiled during the company’s scheduled conference on August 13. He also mentioned that the new operating system will be quickly adapted to Xiaomi Mi and Redmi smartphones very soon after MIUI 7’s launch.
The Xiaomi devices that are expected to get MIUI 7 include the Mi Note, the Mi 4, Mi 3, Mi 2S, the Redmi 2, Redmi 2A, Redmi Note, and older Mi and Redmi models. It’s probably safe to assume that the new OS will be adapted first to the company’s latest smartphones such as the Mi Note, Mi 4, Redmi 2, and the Redmi Note.
As for the operating systems new features, not much is known yet but since it will be a major version update a lot of new features and fixes are expected. We’ll have to wait for August 13 to fully see what Xiaomi’s MIUI 7 has in store for its users.