Home Latest News Xiaomi users were frustrated (especially the Indian audience) as Xiaomi was not providing the MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM. The delay can be mentioned as one of the greatest upsets in MIUI history. However, today, MIUI 9 developers finally posted the MIUI 9 update in their MIUI forum. In the first MIUI 9.2 Global Stable ROM, there are some drastic improves, fixes, and new features to try and are worth the long wait. You can also get this week’s Global Beta ROM 8.2.1 update. What's Inside MIUI 9.2 Global Stable ROM – How to Download?OTA (Over the Air) MethodFast Boot MethodRecovery MethodMIUI 9.2 Global Stable ROM – The Supported DevicesMIUI 9.2 Global Stable ROM – ChangelogWhat’s New?What’s Improved?What’s Fixed?MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM 8.2- Download LinksUpdate!!! MIUI 9.2 Global Stable ROM – How to Download? The users who are using MIUI 8 Global Beta ROM can grab your update three methods: OTA (Over the Air) Method The simplest, risk-free, and the easiest way to jump to MIUI 9 is Via OTA. But let us tell you that if you want to go from Stable to Beta Version of MIUI 9, OTA update is not possible. You have to use the Fastboot method or Recovery method. Here’s the OTA method mentioned in three simple steps: Open Mi Updater App Click software update Confirm and Download the update Or: Go to Settings Click My device Go to MIUI version Click System Update Or Click the update now in the notification bar. Wait for the downloading to complete Click reboot Meanwhile, the user who are using MIUI V5 / MIUI 6 / MIUI 7 / MIUI 8 stable ROM can upgrade their phones to MIUI 9 via the fastboot method. Fast Boot Method This one is a little bit complicated and risky. If you haven’t received the update for your supported phone, you can’t try this. Moreover, it’s the only way to shift from Stable to Beta or Beta to Stable ROM or Developer to Stable / Beta. Before Fast-Booting Unlocked Bootloader Download & install Mi Flash Tool – here Download the Fastboot ROM (will be in .tgz or .tar file) If you face phone not getting detected, Install Mi PC Suite – here Download Drivers – here How To Make a Local Backup? Go to settings – additional settings – backup & reset Click ‘Local backup – Backup’, to create the backup and move it to PC before flashing Do remember, it includes only apps so multimedia files need to be backup separately Steps Before Fast-booting Switch off your phone, press and hold volume down and power button simultaneously, it should power up the phone with fastboot screen Connect your phone via USB to PC, click ‘refresh’ button in flash tool app and it should show device ID. If not, install Mi PC Suite and drivers posted above. Extract the fastboot ROM you downloaded, to a folder on PC During Fast-booting Open MiFlash tool, and select ‘clean all’ in the right down corner Click ‘Select’ and browse to a folder where you extracted the Fastboot ROM and click ‘Flash’ It will start flashing the phone and will take around 3-5 Minutes depending on the PC and device. The device will reboot with MIUI 9. Warning!!! Don’t remove the USB cable when the phone is fast-booting. Safety Measure: We recommend to backup your data before fastboot. Shifting from Developer mode to Stable requires a complete wipe. Recovery Method If you want a fresh installation, you can also select the recovery mode option and download the Recovery ROM. Download the model’s MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM mentioned below. Copy the.Zip file to an SD card. Open recovery mode. Select the file from the SD card and Install. A friend of mine uploaded the video when MIIU 9 was released back in the first batch. Here’s a video, instructing how to install and download MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM on any Xiaomi Device: Note: Make sure you have a backup of the previous ROM. MIUI 9.2 Global Stable ROM – The Supported Devices You can get the MIUI 9.2 Global Stable ROM update on these devices: The Redmi Family: Redmi Note 5A/Redmi Y1 Lite Redmi Note 5A Prime/Redmi Y1 Redmi 5 Redmi 5 Plus Redmi 4X Redmi Note 4 Qualcomm/Redmi Note 4X Redmi 4 Prime Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm The Mi Family: Mi MIX 2 Mi 3 Mi 4 Mi Note Mi 6 Mi Max 32G Mi Max 64G/128G Mi Max 2 MIUI 9.2 Global Stable ROM – Changelog What’s New? Mi Mover supports data migration restarting. During migrating data to the new phone, device hotspot connection will be restored automatically in case of interruption to complete the data (Backups) Distance sensor dynamic calibration function, to ensure that black screen appears correctly (System) App lock supports hiding messages from selected apps (App Lock) Simplified the UI (Phone) “Apps” support updates now (Apps) What’s Improved? “Add to favorites” icon adjustments (Theme) Vibration no longer affects the features which reduce ringer volume when the phone is lifted or flipped to silence (Phone) Adjusted time for tapping the Lock screen notifications (Lock Screen, Status Bar) Multiple themes supported on the clock widget (Home screen) Move app icons into a folder easier (Home screen) Adding widgets to an empty spot with a single tap (Home screen) Themes feed about connecting to the internet when it’s required (Theme) Reduced the number of push notifications when the user is signed out (Mi Account) Received files are sorted by time (Mi Drop) What’s Fixed? Image has been compressed multiple times (Gallery) Mi Mover can’t continue to migrate data after the network connection is interrupted and restored (Backup) Mi Mover can’t migrate all apps to the new phone (Backup) Issues with loading big GIFs (Mi Drop) MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM 8.2- Download Links You can download the ROM for your Xiaomi smartphone from the links given below: Redmi Note 5A/Redmi Y1 Lite Fastboot (1693MB) Recovery (1189MB) Redmi Note 5A Prime/Redmi Y1 Fastboot (1758MB) Recovery (1189MB) Mi MIX 2 Fastboot (2041MB) Recovery (1576MB) Redmi 4 Prime Fastboot (1622MB) Recovery (1421MB) Redmi 5 Recovery (1431MB) Redmi 5 Plus Recovery (1442MB) Mi 3 / Mi 4 Fastboot (1073MB) Recovery (753MB) Mi Note Fastboot (1111MB) Recovery (759MB) Redmi 4X Fastboot (1773MB) Recovery (1235MB) Redmi Note 4 Qualcomm / Redmi Note 4X Fastboot (1788MB) Recovery (1261MB) Mi Max 32GB Fastboot (1627MB) Recovery (1418MB) Mi Max 64GB / 128GB Fastboot (1627MB) Recovery (1418MB) Mi Max 2 Fastboot (1988MB) Recovery (1460MB) Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm Fastboot (1267MB) Recovery (1063MB) Update!!! More phones have been added to the update, this week. Mi 4i Fastboot (1051MB) Recovery (814MB) Redmi 3S Fastboot (1614MB) Recovery (1404MB) Mi 2 / 2S Fastboot (828MB) Recovery (601MB) Mi 5s Plus Fastboot (1509MB) Recovery (1272MB) Redmi 5A Fastboot (1742MB) Recovery (1192MB) Redmi Note Prime Fastboot (963MB) Recovery (678MB) Redmi Note 2 Fastboot (1278MB) Recovery (953MB) Mi Note Fastboot (1111MB) Recovery (759MB) We hope that you will successfully install MIUI 9.2 Global Stable ROM update. If you experience any problem while installing, let us know in the comment section below.