Xiaomi Mi A1 Starts Rolling Out Android 8.0 Oreo Beta Update
Xiaomi launched its first Android One smartphone Mi A1 in India back in September with Android 7.1 Nougat in partnership with Google. It had promised Android 8.0 (Oreo) update for the mobile phone by the end of 2017 and also said that it will also be one of the first smartphones to get Android P. Last week it started Android Oreo beta testers for the smartphone through Mi Community India as well as MIUI Global Forum.
Now it has started rolling out the Oreo update for the selected beta testers. Android 8.0 Oreo comes with array of features such as background limits, snooze individual notification, Picture-in-Picture (PIP), adaptive icons, keyboard navigation, audio API for pro audio, WebView enhancements and others.
The update is about 1.1GB in size and has the latest Android security update for December, 2017. If there are no bugs, then all the users will get the update sometime in the coming weeks. Xiaomi Mi A1 will be one of the most affordable Android smartphones to get Android Oreo update.