The powerful and relatively inexpensive Xiaomi Mi4 arrived with Android 4.4.3 KitKat in August 2014. The device was never officially upgraded to Android Lollipop, instead, it's been suggested that it will make the jump directly to Marshmallow. Here's what we know about the status of the next Xiaomi Mi4 Android update.
The latest update the Xiaomi Mi4 received was to Xiaomi's MIUI 7.1 software. MIUI 7.1 rolled out on January 5, and brought many optimizations and improvements, but for the Mi4, it's still based on Android KitKat. Head to the official MIUI forums to flash the update and see what's new.
Xiaomi Mi4 Android Marshmallow update
The good news is that Xiaomi has reportedly announced plans to roll out the Android Marshmallow update to the Mi4 soon. A leaked screenshot on Gizmochina appears to confirm that an MIUI software build based on Android 6.0 Marshmallow is in the works, although it doesn't say when the rollout will begin.
We'll keep you abreast of all of the Xiaomi Mi4 Android update news as we get it. Until then, what are you most looking forward to in the new build? Let us know in the comments.