The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max has received the Android 11 based MIUI 12 stable update in India. This news will certainly make the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max users happy as it is the first major OS update on this device.
The Xiaomi Note 9 Pro Max was released in March 2020 with an Android 10 out-of-the-box. It has now received its first major OS update with Android 11 based MIUI 12 in India in June 2021. The update was rolled out for Mi pilot testers initially but then, we think users are receiving the stable update now.
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max MIUI 12 (Android 11) update
Xiaomi has finally rolled out the Android 11 stable update for its Redmi Note 9 Pro Max. But, the update is in the form of MIUI 12 and not the latest MIUI 12.5 skin/operating system. Still, Android 11 is the key thing here.
The update comes with a build number 126.96.36.199.RJXINXM. The size of this update is 2.3 GB. Along with the update, a June 2021 Android Security patch has also been released.
The Android 11 based MIUI 12 update is gradually rolling out to the users in India in phases/batches. When it is confirmed that it is bug-free, it will be available to more Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max users in India.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max specifications
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max comes in three variants, Redmi Note 9 Pro Max 6GB+64GB, 6GB+128GB, and 8GB+128GB. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max comes with a 6.67-inch Color IPS LCD screen with a punch hole notch and a Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It consists of a 64MP + 8MP + 5MP + 2MP quadruple rear camera and a 32 MP front camera. It has a 2.3 GHz Octa-Core processor with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 720G chipset. The available RAM and the storage space are as per the variants. It comes with a battery size of 5020 mAh and an Android 10 out-of-the-box.
How long did Xiaomi take for the update?
|Android OS||Release date||Estimated Months|
[First OS Update]
|June 2021||9 months|
[Second/Last OS Update]
How long will it get updates?
As mentioned earlier, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max was released with an Android 10 out-of-the-box. It has now received its first major OS update with Android 11 based MIUI 12 in June 2021.
Since it has received only one major OS update, it may be concluded that it is still in line for the upcoming Android 12 update. Therefore, it will probably receive one more major OS update with Android 12. And, it will be the second/last major OS update for it.
Despite Android 12 being its last major OS update, it will continue to receive MIUI updates along with the Security patches.
Android 10 out-of-the-box || First Update>>Android 11 || Second Update>>Android 12 [Last update]
How to update your Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max to Android 11?
The [ Note 9 Pro Max Android 11] update is being rolled out in batches as of now. But, the rollout is expected to become available to all the other users once it is confirmed as bug-free. As soon as it is available on your device, you will receive a notification regarding the software update.
Then, you can head over to Settings >> About Phone >> Software Update section to update your Xiaomi Note 9 Pro Max to Android 11.
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