Early last year Xiaomi had launched Redmi Note 5 Pro in India. The mid-range device has shipped with Android 7.1.1-based MIUI 9 out of the box, back then. It was later updated to Android 8.0 Oreo late last year. And, now the Redmi Note 5 Pro receives Android 9.0 Pie-based MIUI 10 update via Xiaomi’s Global Beta program. Well, this isn’t the first Android Pie-based beta roll out from Xiaomi, the company had earlier released the MIUI 10 9.3. 25 Global Beta that brought the system-wide beta dark mode and other noticeable features. The company now has started new update roll out to the beta users this week along with the latest security patch as well.
Xiaomi, on its community forums, has put up the Android 9.0 Pie-based MIUI 10 9.3.28 Global Beta ROM for its Redmi Note 5 Pro smartphone, which is technically available for closed beta testers, as of now. And, the actual Global Beta ROM is also expected to be rolled out soon. Going through the changelog of the latest 9.3.28, it is believed that the new update brings updated Android Security Patch of March 2019 for increased system security and also fixes system errors occurred while entering PINs and Passwords for authentication. The update also fixes virus scan errors and also fixes a battery indicator bug in the notification screen as well. And, lastly, the update also fixed issues of notifications displayed on the lock screen.
For those who are unaware, the Redmi Note 5 Pro featured a 5.9-inch Full HD+ display, and under the hood, the device was powered by a Snapdragon 636 processor followed by 4 or 6GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. As for optics, it featured dual rear cameras (12MP+5MP) and a 20MP front-facing camera. The device is kept alive by a 4000mAh battery capacity that supports Quick Charge 2.0 as well. This year, the Redmi Note 5 Pro recently had a price cut and is now available for Rs 12,599 for the 4GB+64GB variant on Amazon. Stay tuned to PhoneRadar for more such interesting updates.