Xiaomi Started Seeding Android 7.0 Nougat Based MIUI 8.5.4.0 Update for Redmi Note 4 in India

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Back at the launch of Redmi Note 4 in India, Xiaomi said that it would roll out the Android Nougat update to the smartphone in the country soon. And it took Xiaomi six months to update the Note 4 with stable build of Android Nougat. Yes, you heard it right. Chinese brand Xiaomi is pushing the MIUI 8.5.4.0 based on Android 7.0 Nougat in India.

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The MIUI 8.5.4.0 update brings some new features to the Note 4. However, the much anticipated split-screen mode doesn’t come with the update though. Maybe, Xiaomi will release the split-screen feature for Redmi Note 4 only with the MIUI 9 update. Coming to the MIUI 8.4.5.0 update, it weighs 1.3GB and brings along the July Android security patch fixes.

Furthermore, it is said that the update is being rolled out in a phased manner, and you may or may not receive it in the next two days. The Chinese variant of the Redmi Note 4 is slated to receive MIUI 9 starting tomorrow. Although a beta version.

Speaking about the feature brought with the update, the Redmi Note 4 now supports exFAT SD cards, and you can separately set up a lock for dual apps. The lock screen content now has more options to choose from, and the Wallpaper Carousel feature received a revision as well.

Xiaomi is bringing a much-asked feature to the OS- pause ongoing backups. Apps such as Music has been overhauled as well, and the interface now automatically sets a countdown for exams, vacations, repayments, etc. by scanning your inbox.

Xiaomi recently said that the Redmi Note 4 is the best selling smartphone in Q2 2017, followed by its sibling Xiaomi Redmi 4. The Redmi Note 4 is a complete value for money option with features such as 5.5-inch Full HD display, Snapdragon 625 chipset, 2GB/3GB/4GB of RAM, 32GB/64GB internal storage.

The Note 4 boasts a 13MP rear camera, along with a 5MP front-facing camera. The smartphone arrived with Android Marshmallow based MIUI 8 update and has a beefy 4100mAh battery powering the entire package.

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