For Xiaomi and Redmiusers, another thing they are thinking about aside new year is a new User interface (UI). They added an updated line to their MIUI lineup. It was MIUI 13 last year, which gave users hope for the following UI. Currently, MIUI 14, based on Android 13, has been officially launched worldwide, along with a list of features and eligible devices.

Being a Xiaomi or Redmi user, you would like to know what’s new in the new MIUi and which devices are available to get it. Having used a product for a long time, users want to know what’s new in that product. Even MIUI 14 was rumored for the last few weeks, but very few people know about it. So, here we will discuss everything about it.

MIUI 14 goes official: All New Features, eligible devices, release date, and more

MIUI started rolling out in December 2022 and will continue until February 2023. However, the release date varies from country to country and phone to phone. However, the global rollout has begun. However, if your device gets a new UI, it automatically detects and suggests you update it. Occasionally, it needs to catch up on a few phones. Don’t worry, and we’ll keep you updated. Before all that, let’s look at what’s new in MIUI 14.

The gallery app can now recognize text.

With MIUI 14, users can recognize text on their Xuaomi and Redmiphones. You can now copy text from images too. Just use the option to recognize text from the menu and enjoy using the reader from images. Further, you can edit and share that text.

Enlarged folders

With the new MIUI 14, you no longer need to open a folder to open any app. As a result of this new UI, you can quickly fire apps without opening the main folder. Additionally, new widgets will enhance your home screen experience.

Editing features

With MIUI 14, new editing features will enhance the phone’s in-house editor. With this, you can customize your clicked photos or videos more. Most of the basic features and some of the more advanced features are available on the mobile editor only. Some everyday editing tasks don’t require an external editor.

The more vivid and colorful widget menu

Previously, the colors of the widget menu could have been more satisfying. In the new MIUI, the widget’s menu will have a unique color effect as this clears up the users’ disappointment regarding colors. Some users may be unable to determine what this change means, but it’s impressive.

Clear Settings Menu

It offers users a more organized and structured setting placement experience with MIUI 14. As a result of this, the user can find more relevant items in a specific location. In addition, such a menu has minor effects, making it more advanced than the ordinary settings menu. Meanwhile, the settings menu is now more advanced.

Searching for Settings becomes easier.

The search bar in the previous UI could have been more efficient. But with the new MIUI 14, users can search for settings as a whole with some supporting features. For example, you may choose specific criteria for that search to make your search as easy as possible. This applies to the entire phone search activity.

Say bye to Ads

MIUI has a significant downside: they have gone through numerous ads regarding bloatware apps. However, with MIUI 14, developers wiped out all such apps and stopped offering advertisements. However, it could be a matter of experience using the UI.

After reading these major highlights about MIUI 14, you are surely craving to know is your device eligible for it or not. MIUI 14 will roll out in three phases over three quarters. To answer this question, we list the instruments that will get the new MIUI 14. So, let’s have a look below.

Which Xiaomi devices will get Android 14?

Note: The first ten smartphones that get the MIUI 14 Global update are Xiaomi 12 Pro, Xiaomi 12, Xiaomi 12T, Xiaomi 12 Lite, Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE, Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G, Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G, POCO F4 GT, POCO F4, and POCO F3.

Q1 Q2Q3
Xiaomi 12
Xiaomi 12 Pro
Xiaomi 12X
Xiaomi 12T Pro
Xiaomi 12T
Xiaomi 12 Lite
Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE
Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G
Xiaomi 11 Ultra
Xiaomi 11
Xiaomi Mi 11i
Xiaomi 11T Pro
Xiaomi 11T
Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite 4G
Redmi 10 5G
Redmi Note 10
Redmi Note 10 Pro
Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G
Redmi Pad
Xiaomi Pad 5
Redmi Note 11 Pro 4G
Redmi Note 10 Pro / Max
Xiaomi Mi 10i
Xiaomi Mi 10
Redmi 9 Power
Redmi Note 10S
Redmi Note 10T 5G
Redmi Note 9 Pro Max
Redmi Note 10 Lite
Redmi Note 12 5G
Redmi 10 Prime
Xiaomi Mi 10T / Pro
Redmi Note 11
Redmi Note 11S
Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G
Redmi Note 11T 5G

Your smartphone will automatically be notified about UI updates if your phone appears in the above list. If you did not receive it, you could manually force the update. With Mi phones, there is an in-house UI updater app. You can follow the steps below even if you do not know how.

  1. First, download and Install the MIUI downloader app.
  2.  Open that app and choose your device >> region.
  3.  On the next screen, download the OTA package.
  4.  Now open your phone’s settings menu >> My device >> MIUI version.
  5.  Tap on the MIUI logo several times until you get the message “Additional features on.”
  6.  Then tap on the hamburger menu and choose the update package option.
  7.  Browse the OTA package we downloaded above and click the update button.
  8.  Lastly, confirm it for installation; after a moment, you will get the new UI.

As an Android 13-based UI, the all-new MIUI has many valuable features. The previous problem has been taken into account by the developer. Here are the major highlights for MIUI 14. I hope you now have a better understanding of all the features. Furthermore, you can check whether your phone will receive a new update. Meanwhile, you’ve learned almost everything you wanted to know about this new UI. Even after such an explanation, if users still have questions, ask them all below.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. Can I use global MIUI in India?

Ans. You can do that, but you need to unlock the bootloader first.

Q2. Is MIUI China ROM better than global?

Ans. As observed, MIUI China Beta is better than MIUI Global because it has more features and customization options. 

Q3. What is the difference between MIUI 13 and 14?

Ans. The significant difference is that the update will achieve the device running 50% faster than MIUI 13 and a higher energy efficiency of 22%.

Q4. Does MIUI drain the battery?

Ans. Well, MIUI’s optimization system is designed to not show battery drain problems. But some apps cannot adapt to it and cause battery drain.