Finally Xiaomi is rolling out new software update for its Redmi and the Redmi 7 smartphones. The Chinese company is rolling out MIUI 10.3.6.0 version software update for both phones that comes along with a bunch of improvements, the August Android Security Patch and alot of fix.
MIUI v10.3.6.0 update is a Global Stable ROM and is currently rolling out via OTA to the Redmi 7 and the Redmi Y3. It can also be installed manually using either fastboot or Recovery Rom procedures.
Platform & security
- New: Updated Android Security Patch
- Fixed: Can’t recognize SIM card
- Fixed: Phone lock itself while in use
- Fixed: Hands-free call duration wasn’t displayed correctly in Game Turbo
- New: Locking Google contacts is available now
According to the changelog above, the MIUI 10 v10.3.6.0 brings the August 2019 Android Security patch for both Redmi Y3 and the Redmi 7. The update also fixes an issue where the phones didn’t recognise an inserted SIM card. The new update also fixes the lock screen issue which caused the Redmi Y3 and the Redmi 7 to lock even when in use.
The company also fixed an issue in the Game Turbo mode which displayed the wrong call duration time when answering a call in hands-free mode. Finally, the Redmi Y3 and Redmi 7 software update also brings the ability to lock Google Contacts using the inbuilt app lock.
For people who wants to install the up manually, kindly follow the procedure on how to install Miui 10 on xiaomi phones using Recovery and fastboot methods. Below are the files.