Tag Archive for MIUI 9

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro and Mi Mix receive iPhone X-style gestures in latest MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM

The advent of 18:9 “full-screen” displays has meant that capacitive buttons have been replaced by on-screen buttons.  For example, a 6-inch 18:9 display has more screen area than a 5.5-inch 16:9 display because of its increased height (as the width remains the same). However, the presence of onscreen buttons in phones with 18:9 displays means that…

MIUI 9 Global Developer ROM v7.12.8 Brings Notifications in Line with Stock Android

Notifications in MIUI have always been a pain point. Even though other Android devices have had a single finger swipe gesture to expand notifications back in Android Jelly Bean, users would have to swipe with two fingers to expand notifications in MIUI. The problems don’t stop there, though. Android Nougat brought inline replies to notifications and…