Redmi Note 5 Pro users who have not received a notification, can go to Settings > About phone > System update > Check for updates. Since this is an OTA update, it might take a while before it lands on your smartphone.
Through a Weibo post, Xiaomi has released an image to answer why it decided to skip the Mi 7 name altogether to bring the Mi 8.
Dual camera setup and blue colour variant has been teased.
The leaked image that has been posted on Weibo purportedly shows the back of the Black Shark. The image highlights a dual rear camera setup, accompanied by an LED flash, as well as Black Shark branding.
Xiaomi, which said there are already more than 100 "fast apps" in its app store, told Reuters the alliance is aimed at enhancing user experience and is not targeting any particular company.
The update package is 1107.4MB in size and includes the December Android security patch alongside other new features.
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The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 has been in the news since January this year, and can be expected to launch soon. From US FCC listings to leaked specifications and retail boxes, the smartphone has been leaked in a variety of ways.