News came out in April that Xiaomi will be discontinuing software support for a handful of aging devices, among them the Redmi 4. Apparently, the company’s software team has reconsidered, as several forum users are reporting to have received a MIUI 11 update over the air.
MIUI 11 on the Redmi 4 screenshots
The release is named MIUI V126.96.36.199.NAMMIXM, and weighs in at 483MB. It leaves the phone in its previous Android 7.1.2 state – don’t go hoping for a new OS version. The security patch level, meanwhile, is October 2018. Even so, it’s still impressive that the…