In today’s Android news, a lot of Xiaomi devices are getting an update from the Android 6.0 Marshmallow they’ve been running out of the box to the newer Android 7.0 Nougat. Even though Android O 8.0 is just a few short months away from being released, many smartphones still didn’t get Nougat, including Xiaomi ones. But now the Chinese company announced that their phones will finally update to the new Android, which is great news for all us Xiaomi users out there.
And, on top of that, newer devices that launched this year running Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box are also getting an operating system update to Android 7.1 this time. One of these lucky smartphones is the Xiaomi Mi 5c. Besides Nougat-specific tweaks and updates, the Xiaomi also gets some fixes through this that are tailored to its needs. Keep reading to find out more about what changes with the Xiaomi Mi 5c after the new Nougat update.
The Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for the Xiaomi Mi 5c weighs in at a mere one gigabyte and it comes via the company’s own MIUI, this time with version 126.96.36.199. The new update solves the annoying bug that the Xiaomi Mi 5c had regarding the display brightness changing from auto to manual mode. The Calculator and Clock app are also enjoying an update with the new Nougat.
If the new update hasn’t reached your Xiaomi Mi 5c yet, don’t be impatient, it will come soon. But if you just can’t wait for it to be rolled out over the air and you want to jump the gun on it, you can install it manually by checking for it in your device’s settings. Make sure you have enough batter to attempt the installation and have fun!