Xiaomi is gearing up to release its latest custom ROM skin, MIUI 13, based on Android 12. The MIUI 13 release date is expected to be in August 2022, along with the Xiaomi 12 series of flagship smartphones. The MIUI 13 update with new features was first spotted on the Xiaomi Mi MIX 4, the next generation foldable phone from the Chinese company.
Xiaomi’s MIUI 13 promises major improvements and features. The new MIUI 13 features include performance enhancements, security improvements, design tweaks, and a tablet version. Some of the MIUI 13 key features have also been leaked online, revealing what users can expect from the upcoming MIUI 13 download.
MIUI 13 features leaked online
Bald Panda, a Chinese leaker, has revealed some details about the MIUI 13 custom skin by Xiaomi. The MIUI 13 features list includes many new and improved aspects of the user interface. Xiaomi MIUI 13 aesthetics will enhance with new animations, fonts, app icons, and wallpapers. The MIUI 13 leak also suggests that Xiaomi will add many other features to its upcoming custom ROM skin.
MIUI 13 promises smooth, dynamic animations that flow seamlessly across users screen. New font options in MIUI 13 will let users to personalize their phone’s personality and express the unique style. Furthermore, Xiaomi’s MIUI latest version will brings a fresh set of redesigned app icons that are sleek, modern, and instantly recognizable.
Gaming on Floating Windows
One of the most exciting features of the MIUI 13 update by Xiaomi is the “gameplay in the small floating window” option. This feature lets users play games in a small window on the screen, while doing other things on their phone. Users can easily switch between the game and other apps, such as messaging, chatting, or music. The game window can be moved and resized according to the user’s preference. Furthermore, Xiaomi’s MIUI 13 custom skin will also have a new desktop icon design.
Redesigned Control Center
The MIUI 13 leak also shows the new Control Center design by Xiaomi. The MIUI 13 Control Center will have two columns of toggles for quick settings. This will make the MIUI 13 interface look more like iOS. The MIUI 13 update will also change the orientation of the volume and brightness sliders. They will be vertical instead of horizontal in the new MIUI 13 custom skin.
Memory Fusion Technology
MIUI 13, the upcoming custom ROM skin by Xiaomi, will have many new and improved features. One of them is the “layered rendering system”, which allows for more realistic and immersive graphics on the screen. Another one is the “memory fusion technology”, which boosts the RAM capacity by using unused internal storage.
Enhanced Always-On Display
MIUI 13 will also enhance the Always-on display feature, which shows clock, date, and notifications on the screen when the phone is in standby mode. Moreover, MIUI 13 will improve the quick replies option, which lets users send short responses to messages from different apps. In addition, MIUI 13 will offer more customization and optimization options for users to personalize their phone experience.
List of devices eligible for MIUI 13
Xiaomi has announced that MIUI 13, its latest custom ROM skin, will be available for all Xiaomi smartphones launched in the past two years. These smartphones will get the MIUI 13 update based on Android 12, the newest version of Google’s operating system. MIUI 13 will also support devices from Xiaomi’s sub-brands, such as Mi, Redmi, and Poco. You can find the full list of MIUI 13 eligible devices online. The list includes following phones:
MIUI 13 on Mi Smartphones
Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra, Xiaomi Mi 11, Xiaomi Mi 11 Pro, Xiaomi Mi 10T, Xiaomi Mi 10T Lite, Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Lite, Xiaomi Mi 10 5G.
MIUI 13 on Redmi Smartphones
Redmi Note 10, Redmi Note 10S, Redmi Note 10T, Redmi Note 10 Pro, Redmi Note 10 Pro Max, Redmi K40, Redmi Note 9, Redmi Note 9 Pro, Redmi Note 9 Pro Max
MIUI 13 on Poco Smartphones
Poco X3 NFC, Poco X3 (Non-NFC), Poco X3 Pro, Poco F3 and others.
Beside MIUI 13 updates, Xiaomi has officially announced the MIUI 12.5 skin for many devices. However, the update is yet to make entry on many devices in India. As mentioned above, the next-gen MIUI skin will be releasing in the month of August. The update will roll out first along with Xiaomi Mi MIX 4 and the Xiaomi CC 11 series mobile phone. Also Read: Xiaomi MIUI 13 design teased via latest MIUI File Manager update