Google is currently gearing up for the launch of Android 14, the next major Android operating system they are developing. The company has released several beta testing versions, including the latest beta 2.1. As many smartphone manufacturers rely on Android as their base operating system, most of them are preparing to launch their own custom software on their respective phones. It is heard that Xiaomi is preparing to release MIUI 15 based on Android 14. Incidentally, Xiaomi’s MIUI software is used by Redmi and Poco. Now, through sources, the upcoming MIUI 15 software skin release date, supported device names and possible features have come to light.
MIUI 15 Probable Launch Date
The official release date of MIUI 15 is yet to be announced. But it is heard that the new operating system will be announced in December this year. Xiaomi has generally followed a one-year update cycle for MIUI. However, earlier it was also changed at the time of publication. With the launch of MIUI 12.5, Xiaomi developers have taken a different approach to testing and releasing MIUI Shell updates. As a result, the specific timeline and process for MIUI updates may change in the future.
MIUI update history
MIUI 6 – August 29, 2014
MIUI 7 – August 13, 2015
MIUI 8 – June 16, 2016
MIUI 9 – August 10, 2017
MIUI 10 – June 19, 2018
MIUI 11 – October 22, 2019
MIUI 12 – April 27, 2020
MIUI 12.5 – February 8, 2021
MIUI 12.5 Enhanced Version – August 13, 2021
MIUI 13 – December 28, 2021
MIUI 14 – December 11, 2022
MIUI 15 – December, 2023 (expected)
Currently, MIUI 15 is in testing phase. If all goes according to plan, the company may launch the first beta soon. The rollout of the first beta version is expected to begin in September or October.
Notably, the company has already started testing the new operating system on some flagship models. Which includes, Xiaomi 12T, Xiaomi 13 Pro smartphone and Xiaomi Pad 6 tablet. Beta testing is currently underway on both the Chinese and Global versions. To determine which phones will receive the MIUI 15 update, Xiaomi’s general update policy can be considered. Xiaomi, Redmi and Poco usually provide updates to their devices every two to three years. As MIUI 15 is expected to be launched this year, it is likely to be compatible with all devices unveiled in 2023. Also, all the models that have already received the firmware update based on Android 13 are also expected to get the MIUI 15 update.
Possible List of Xiaomi Devices to Get MIUI 15 Update
Xiaomi 13, 13 Ultra, 13 Pro, 13 Lite
Xiaomi 12, 12 Pro, 12X, 12S Ultra, 12S, 12S Pro, 12 Pro Dimensity Edition, 12 Lite
Xiaomi 12T, 12T Pro
Xiaomi 11T, 11T Pro
Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G, 11 Lite 5G NE
Xiaomi Mi 11 LE, Mi 11, Mi 11 Ultra, Mi 11 Pro
Xiaomi Mix 4, Mix Fold, Mix Fold 2, Mix Fold 3
Xiaomi Civi 1S, Civi 2
Xiaomi Pad 5 Pro 12.4
Xiaomi Pad 6, 6 Pro
Possible list of Redmi devices to receive MIUI 15 update
Redmi Note 11T Pro, 11T Pro Plus, 11R
Redmi Note 12 Speed, 12 Turbo Edition, 12 4G, 12 5G, 12S, 12 Pro 5G, 12 Pro Plus 5G, 12 Discovery Edition
Redmi K60, K60E, K60 Pro
Redmi K50, K50 Pro, K50 Gaming, K50i, K50 Ultra
Redmi 11 Prime, 11 Prime 5G
Redmi 10 5G
Possible list of Poco devices to receive MIUI 15 update
Poco M4 5G, M4 Pro 5G
Poco M5, POCO M5s
Poco X4 GT
Poco X5 5G, X5 Pro 5G
Poco F5, F5 Pro 5G
But remember, these lists are not official, they are based on speculations and assumptions.
Expected Features of Xiaomi MIUI 15
Detailed information about the specific features of MIUI 15 has not been released officially. However, if MIUI 15 is based on Android 14, then it may match the Android 14 features announced at the Google I/O 2023 conference. One of the main focuses of Android 14 is privacy protection That is, MIUI 15 may offer features like data control for third party apps. With this, users can prevent third party apps from accessing personal data.
Again, with MIUI 15, Xiaomi will bring refreshed designs to their devices. And this new design will elevate the interface to new heights. This update brings the MIUI shell to life and features dynamic themes, which adapt and transform to the user’s personal preferences. Although these are just speculations, only Xiaomi’s official announcement will reveal the exact information about MIUI 15’s features and enhancements.