New MIUI 11 Features – How To Download And Install MIUI 11 Update Manually?

New MIUI 11 Features – How To Download And Install MIUI 11 Update Manually?

Every youngster well knows Xiaomi and MIUI in Nepal. MIUI, much like any other skin, gives Xiaomi the right amount of freedom to make specific tweaks to the software. Xiaomis is continuously adding some features that the company feels would be useful to the end consumer and generally offering a little more seamless experience.

With the launch of MIUI 11, youngsters in Nepal are going crazy about the new features of MIUI 11. Prominent features of MIUI 11 include dark mode, new and improved Files app, and ability to set videos as wallpaper. You also get a few floating calculator app, blur app previews, digital wellbeing with screen time, and more. So, we have tried including all of the new features of MIUI 11 from UI change to performance boost. Having said that, let’s jump right in.

Top 5 New MIUI 11 Features

Always-On Display

The most awaited feature that lately came to Xiaomi phones is Always-on Display. It was late but worth it.We can see that most of Xiaomi phones adopt LCD display, so they don’t support the Always On Display feature. And the MIUI 11’s Always On Display feature presently only works with 6 Xiaomi phones including:

  • Xiaomi Mi 8
  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 3
  • Redmi K20
  • Xiaomi Mi 9T
  • Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro
  • Redmi K20 Pro (Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro)

For AMOLED screen, the Always On Display only consumes a small percentage of battery life,  especially when it only displays time and weather, so you don’t need to worry much about the  fast power consumption.  

Force Dark Mode

Dark Mode was one of the most awaited features of android 10, with the MIUI 11, you can experience the true force dark mode feature. You can see the implementation of this feature in some of the native apps like Calculator and Security app, whereas Telegram and Instagram also support this feature. The upgrade includes a System-wide Dark Mode with Dark Mode scheduler, inspired from stock Android 10 and iOS 13.

You can always force apps to work in dark mode.Besides that, you can also schedule dark mode based on your preference and that is awesome.

Minimalist Design

MIUI 11 recieved a major design change. With the addition of aminimalistic design to the interface. The most noticeable part is the new colorful iconography on the settings page. Also, there is a new font titled ‘Milan Pro’, alongside plenty of white space all over the place. There are new lock animations as well.

MIUI 11 also features dynamic video wallpapers that one can apply to the home screen.

New Calculator

Calculator app recieves a major design and layout change. Now you can easily use calculator anywhere you want. Whenever we wanted to calculate something, we had to go back and forth to the Calculator app but here MIUI 11 brought solution with it. Xiaomi has brought a floating calculator with MIUI 11. You can be on any page and bring the floating Calculator to effortlessly calculate the sum. That is really useful and saves a lot of time.

Dynamic Sound Effects

MIUI 11 brings a visual theme to ringtones, alarm sounds, and notifications. Its comes with a large collection of dynamic sound effects that can be played depending on the time and mood of the day. This employs soothing ambient sounds from nature, such as the chirping of birds while the alarm tries to wake you up. Plus, the sound will change to match with the time of day.

So, that’s all about the top five features that come with MIUI 11. Moreover, we will teach you how you can manually install the update if it is still now available to you.

How To Download And Install MIUI 11 Update Manually?

Note: This method works for all versions. The official MIUI 11 installation process may vary with the following guide. We’re at Techinfo Nepal Tips won’t be responsible for any kind of damage or error that occurs to your device while or after following this guide or flashing the firmware file. Do it at your own risk. We can expect that the installation process will be the same. As currently there are no official installation steps mentioned yet, we will follow the traditional MIUI flashing steps for now.

If you want to install the MIUI 11 or any miui rom manually on your device, you have to follow a method from multiple methods. Either you can update the ROM from the system updater app directly or flash the ROM via TWRP Recovery as well.

Method: Update Via System Updater Tool

  • Download the zip for your respective device from the links provided below.
  • Go to the device Settings > About phone > System updates.You can also access the system update from the device home screen > Tools > Updater.
  • Next, tap on the three-dot icon menu from the top right corner.
  • Tap on the Choose update package. ( If you don’t see this option tab on miui 10 logo for 10 times, see on the first image. )
  • Browse and select the firmware update zip file from the device storage location.
  • Now, the system will automatically verify the update package and install it. Then follow the on-screen instructions (if any). Make sure to backup important data at first.
  • Your device will reboot automatically. Enjoy!

You can download MIUI 11 for your device from the links below.

S.NO.Device NameMIUI VersionDownload Links
1. Redmi Note 5 Pro 11.0.2.0 Download
2. Redmi Note 7 Pro 11.0.5.0 Download
3.Redmi K20 Pro 11.0.1.0 Download
4. POCO F1 11.0.5.0 Download
5. Redmi K20 11.0.2.0 Download OTA
Download Rom

That’s all we have if you get into any problem you can contact us anytime.

Well, that’s it for now. We love your support. So, if you find any problem with our or want to add some thoughts and opinions, then please leave a comment. Make sure you stay tuned as we’ll be publishing reviews and news of the technology world.

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Bishal Adhikari
Bishal Adhikari
As the Editor at Techinfo Nepal, Bishal Adhikari is a free-spirit with a passion for writing blogs, curious about the tech world and a learner.


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What people are saying

  1. My device is Redmi Note 5 Pro.
    The method worked !!

    1. Do suggest your friends, if they are not updated with MIUI 11 sir.

  2. Sunny Mondal

    My friend is using Redmi 5A. Can you help us ! will he get the updet?

    1. No, sir that’s not available for Redmi 5A for now. We will try updating our list and getting back to you soon.

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