What do you want to know
- Xiaomi has released the first MIUI 13.1 developer builds for its latest Android 13-based flagship phones.
- Currently, only Xiaomi 12 and 12 Pro models enrolled in the MIUI beta program are eligible for the update.
- The builds are apparently based on Android 13 Beta 3, so its surfaces and app behaviors should be final.
After the release of the final Android 13 beta, Xiaomi started pushing the Android 13-based MIUI 13.1 developer versions to the Xiaomi 12 and Xiaomi 12 Pro in China.
Xiaomi’s top Android phones enrolled in the MIUI beta program now pick up version V188.8.131.52.28.DEV. According to the Adimorah blog (opens in a new tab)the update has a size of 5.20 GB and is based on Android 13 Beta 3. This implies that the MIUI 13.1 versions arriving on Xiaomi 12 and Xiaomi 12 Pro will most likely include finalized surfaces and behaviors facing the application .
Google rolled out the third Android 13 beta in June, with a focus on platform stability and finishing ahead of the stable release. Last month, Google rolled out the fourth and final Android 13 beta, which included an OS release candidate for Pixel phones.
Xiaomi has not yet confirmed the availability of MIUI 13.1 on its most recent flagship devices. However, Xiaomiui (opens in a new tab) claims that the Xiaomi 12 series has started receiving the Android 13 update on its home turf. This suggests that the company is getting closer to releasing MIUI 14, although it won’t be available on eligible devices until the Xiaomi 14 series is released.
MIUI 13.1 rollout came after Xiaomi started recruiting testers (opens in a new tab) for the Android 13-based MIUI beta early last month. That said, beta testing was for the global versions of the Xiaomi 12 and 12 Pro.
Xiaomi 12 Pro
The Xiaomi 12 Pro features a striking design, high-quality internal hardware, a stunning 120Hz AMOLED display with quad speakers, and 120W wired/50W wireless charging. The trio of 50MP cameras on the back takes fantastic photos in all situations, and while there’s no IP68 rating, the Xiaomi 12 Pro outperforms in a number of key areas.