Xiaomi Redmi 1s update :
Xiaomi Redmi 1s Finally gets an Update to the Much Awaited MIUI 6. As Promised back in Jan-Feb Xiaomi has finally decided to Roll Out this Update to its very successful Device. And as we all know , the Xiaomi Mi 3 & the Redmi Note 4g has already received this Update. And now it’s time for the Redmi 1s.
See the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Review
Let’s Get some Information about this Xiaomi Redmi 1s Miui 6 Update and How to update it :
The Version which is to be Delivered to the Redmi 1s is 188.8.131.52.KHCMICF and as per usual procedure , the update will take some time to reach all Regions. This Redmi 1s OTA Update will be interesting as the users of redmi 1s will be getting many Bug Fixes for the various sections including Messages ,Contacts , Screen , Notification Bar ,Status Bar , Home Screen , Camera ,Music , Settings , Browser , Recorder ,Calender , Security ,etc.
What’s New :
The Very New Feature will you will be getting with this update is the IVR ( Interactive Voice Response ) Feature.Now Users will be able to Report Junk Messages , Add charging icon , hotspot icon to the status Bar. And not only that , Users can now control the Music from the Lock Screen itself. previously it was not that good. Alarm Clock Settings can be Restored from Mi Cloud when you are switching to New Devices. And apart from this , Unlocking Gesture Recognizing Mechanism has been improved a lot.
How to Update Securely :
This is very important to update this MIUI 6 Securely as Many Users are doing it wrong and because of that they are stuck at mi logo or the phone Recovery mode. So , keep in mind not to do it wrong. if you still stuck at the Mi Logo or the Recovery Mode then you can follow this ( Mi Logo stuck Guide ) Guide to recover the phone again.
Now, Let’s Start with the Right Steps to Update Your Redmi 1s to MIUI 6 :
Step 1 : Download the Latest MIUI 6 Rom File from the Given Link ( Download From Here ) . You need to Download the Second Rom which is of ~406 MB.
Step 2 : Now, You need to Connect Your phone to the Windows PC/laptop via a Micro USB Cable and copy the Rom File downloaded in the Step 1 into the Folder ” downloaded_rom ” in the internal storage of your Device.
note : don’t get confused here. you need to create new folder and name it ” downloaded_rom ” and then place it in the internal storage.
Step 3 : Now , Launch the Updater APP on Your Device :
Click the ” … ” icon at the top right corner of your phone and choose ” update Package ” and select the Rom File you have put in ” downloaded_rom ” in step 2.
Have a look at this image :
image : from official MIUI Forum
Step 4 : And after choosing the right Rom file , Your Device will start upgrading. and your device will reboot automatically with the latest updated version. Congratulations !!!!