Do you want to experience MIUI 12 closed beta update before its stable rollout? You can download MIUI 12 for some Xiaomi and Redmi devices using the download links provided at the end of this article. So, what are you waiting for!
Xiaomi officially announced MIUI 12 on the launch event of Mi 10 Youth Edition, and the first batch of Xiaomi devices receives a stable update in June 2020. According to the reports, the update will be released to the Xiaomi devices in three batches. The MIUI 12 closed beta update is live now in China from Aril 22, 2020.
To recall, MIUI 11 was launched just six months back, and MIUI 12 is going to hit the devices much early than expected. Download MIUI 12 closed beta to bring a lot of features when compared to MIUI 11. A system-wide dark mode 2.0 can be seen in MIUI 12 along with a dynamic Always-on Display feature that would support more than 1000 custom animated AOD styles. However, Xiaomi accidentally reveled the MIUI 12 UI earlier.
You can now also download MIUI 12 static and live wallpapers.
MIUI 12 Changelog
The complete changelog for MIUI 12 beta update from MIUI 11 include:
- MIUI 12. Yours alone.
- System visuals
- New visual design will work for all types of languages and content.
- Magazine-level layouts make the content structure clear and bring essential things into the spotlight.
- System animations
- The new physically-based animation engine with advanced architecture will refresh the look of your device.
- Dynamic window technology would take switching screen orientation to the next level.
- AI Call Assistant
- You can now record a customized greeting that will be played to the other person during AI calls.
- Mi AI can now answer your calls.
- Customized greetings will also be supported for outgoing calls.
- Privacy protection
- MIUI 12 is the first mobile OS based on Android that undergone rigorous enhanced privacy protection testing.
- Optimization: Apps are not allowed to launch other apps in the background now.
- Reset your device ID and control how it is used based on virtual ID technology.
- You can grant permissions just once, and then decide next time permission again is required.
- Grant permissions will be used only while you are using an app.
- Return blank messages to the apps, which require personal information.
- Restrict access to third-party telephony apps.
- Receive notifications whenever apps use the camera, record audio, or access your location.
- Use secure sharing to control the additional data sent along with shared items.
- Get comprehensive stats on how the apps use permissions in-app behavior history.
- Visit privacy.miui.com to learn more about how MIUI protects your privacy.
- Xiaomi Health
- Xiaomi Health will give you more options and make your health stats furthermore accurate.
- You can sync your data with supported wearable and smart home devices.
- Keep your device next to you before falling asleep to analyze your sleep cycle and also record talking and snoring.
- Xiaomi Health reminds you to stand up and move when it detects that you have been sitting down for too long.
- The app also analyzes your stats and will also give you simple health advice.
- Control center
- Animated icons are also a joy to look at!
- To open the Control center, swipe down from the upper right corner of your screen.
- Mi Ditto combines speech output and dictation, making mobile devices convenient for people who have difficulties in using conventionally designed smartphones.
- Mi Carrier Services
- View your mobile data usage and SIM balance stats.
- Save your frequently used phone numbers to top up your balance and buy mobile data later.
- Buy SIM cards and services.
- Traffic and suggested routes to train stations and airports.
- You can track your previous trips now.
- Checklists for trips.
- Alarms for train arrivals.
- Promotional messages are now grouped according to their content.
- New animations will bring the weather from outside directly to your screen.
- Status bar, Notification shade
- All-new design
- File Manager
- Use the floating shortcut to sort and filter items, and switch view as well.
- Security introduces new comprehensive privacy protection mechanisms.
- Lite mode will simplify your device and brings essential features upfront.
- Added lots of new animations that accompany your actions.
- The new layout is available now that is tailored for landscape orientation.
- Calendar cards will remind you of all the important events and anniversaries.
- You can create folders with notes now.
- New dynamic backgrounds look gorgeous!
- Checklists of subtasks make managing your agenda much simpler.
- Now, tasks are completed with a satisfying animation.
- New animations feel natural and refreshing.
- Binging your favorite shows will be more convenient with our new video toolbox.
- Keep your home safe with smart home device alerts.
- Xiaomi Cloud
- New: Shared family storage plan is available now.
Download MIUI 12 Closed Beta Update
Since this Chinese OEM stopped to release the MIUI Global beta from last year, here are the download links for some list of devices. But you have to flash these ROMs using TWRP.
Note that the language options are limited to only English and Chinese, and there will be no Gapps or Google play services pre-installed with this ROM. You can download MIUI 12 Gapps from here. Furthermore, MIUI 12 builds are based on both Android 9 and Android 10, depending on the device.
|Sr. No.||Device||Android Version||Download Link|
Redmi Note 8 Pro (begonia)
|2||Mi 9 (cepheus)||Android 10||Download|
|3||Mi Mix 2 (chiron)||Android 9||Download|
|4||Mi 10 Pro (cmi)||Android 10||Download|
|5||Mi 9 Pro 5G (crux)||Android 10||Download|
|6||Redmi K20 (davinci)||Android 10||Download|
|7||Mi 9T (davinci)||Android 10||Download|
|8||Mi 8 (dipper)||Android 10||Download|
|9||Mi 8 Pro (equuleus)||Android 10||Download|
|10||Mi 9 SE (grus)||Android 10||Download|
|11||Mi Note 3 (jason)||Android 9||Download|
|12||Redmi Note 7 (lavender)||Android 10||Download|
|13||Redmi Note 7S (lavender)||Android 10||Download|
|14||Mi Max 3 (nitrogen)||Android 10||Download|
|15||Mi Mix 3 (perseus)||Android 10||Download|
|16||Redmi K30 5G (picasso)||Android 10||Download|
|17||Mi 8 Lite (platina)||Android 10||Download|
POCO X2 (phoenix)
|19||Redmi K30 4G (phoenix)||Android 10||Download|
|20||Mi Mix 2S (polaris)||Android 10||Download|
|21||Mi 9 Lite (pyxis)||Android 10||Download|
|22||Mi CC9 (pyxis)||Android 10||Download|
|23||Redmi K20 Pro (raphael)||Android 10||Download|
|24||Mi 9T Pro (raphael)||Android 10||Download|
|25||Mi 6 (sagit)||Android 9||Download|
|26||Mi 8 SE (sirius)||Android 10||Download|
|27||Mi Note 10 (tucana)||Android 10||Download|
|28||Mi CC9 Pro (tucana)||Android 10||Download|
|29||Mi 10 (umi)||Android 10||Download|
|30||Mi 8 Explorer Edition (ursa)||Android 10||Download|
Mi CC9 Meitu Edition (vela)
|32||Redmi Note 7 Pro (violet)||Android 10||Download|
|33||Mi 6X (wayne)||Android 9||Download|
|34||Redmi Note 5 (whyred)||Android 9||Download|
|35||Redmi Note 5 Pro (whyred)||Android 9||Download|