The history of Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G updates is quite unusual. Usually this company is difficult to reproach for bad software support for smartphones. However, in the spring of 2020 tired of waiting for the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G users even had to create a petition with the requirement to update the smartphone to MIUI 11, as well as add it to the list of future updates MIUI 12, Android 10 and 11. By that time the smartphone cost MIUI 10 based on Android 9 Pie, as at the time of the announcement in early 2019.
In June, Xiaomi representatives confirmed that Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G will receive an update to MIUI 12, but will remain on Android 9 Pie. And so it happened. European Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G has already started to receive firmware MIUI 220.127.116.11 PEMEUXM “by air” 958 MB. It is based on Android 9 Pie.
Interestingly, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G is in the third phase of MIUI 12. It was expected that it will start only in December.
MIUI 12 offers a significantly redesigned interface, takes animation to the next level, improves the dark theme, increases security, offers a redesigned branded applications and much more. There is no “superboy” support for Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G.