Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S gets Android Pie 9 update via latest public beta developer build (MIUI 10 8.9.7)

by Simran Singh 0

Xiaomi is rolling new MIUI 10 8.9.7 ROM based on Android Pie 9.0 for Mi Mix 2S. As per the users on various forums, the latest public beta developer version 8.9.7 is now available for the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S. This makes Mi Mix 2S one of the first Xiaomi devices to taste the stable Android Pie 9.0 update. Currently, Xiaomi is testing the beta build of the Mi Mix 2S ROM, it will take few weeks more to get the stable build out of it.

In the month of August, Xiaomi started the beta testing of Android Pie 9.0 for Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S. The Chinese electronics giant initiated alpha testing and then after some time moved to a beta build. There were many bugs that have been rectified or fixed during the alpha and beta stages. Now, it seems the final build is few weeks ahead, as beta build are in its final stages. Those users who are not well experienced in manually updating your phone, we suggest you guys to wait for the official Mi Mix 2S update via OTA.

The new update brings the latest September Android security patches and updates the baseband version as well. Further, it improves the fluency of the device in general and removes lag from the camera menu.



Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S is a high-end device running with Snapdragon 845 on the board with Adreno 630 GPU and 6 GB of RAM. It carriers 64 GB UFS 2.1 storage and it is not expandable via any SD card. There’s another high end version of the device which carries 8GB of RAM with 128 GB of internal storage. There’s 5.99 inch of IPS LCD panel with resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixel having the aspect ratio of 18:9.

In the camera department, there’s a 12+12 MP camera on the rear side and 5 MP shooter on the front. Xiaomi has incorporated camera with AI technology having 2X optical zoom.  In connectivity, device have a Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual-band, Bluetooth 5.0 with LE, GPS with A-GPS, a Type-C USB 2.0.

Update: Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S is having compatibility issues between Android P and third party apps and games after the new MIUI 10 8.9.7 update. We suggest you to hold the update or get more information about the whole issue before installing it.