In the early days of February Xiaomi had started rolling out the latest stable Android 11 update for their devices that includes Mi 10T and MI 10T Pro. Now their latest variant of Mi 10T series Mi 10T Lite 5G is joining the party of the latest update on the Global stable channels. We can conclude that the MI 10i 5G, which is the same smartphone, should get the OTA update soon as well.
Xiaomi pushes the Android version up to 11 which is V188.8.131.52RJSMIXM for this variant of the series, although the MI version remains at 12.0. MIUI 12.5 is on the way to the device, the official schedule shows that it will receive in Q2 late.
Let’s talk about the current update, it has no change in pretty laconic – you will get Android’s latest version 11. With regards to the security patch level of January and increased system security with no further details.
if your device hasn’t received the update yet you can manually download it from here and follow how to flash firmware in the Xiaomi device (in-depth guide). technically it’s a big update that has a heavy file size of 2.5 GB, before doing any manual process don’t forget to backup your data while waiting for the download to complete.