Xiaomi has often been accused of rolling out updates very late for their devices. However, a company official has recently confirmed the plans of Android 7.0 Nougat rollout on Xiaomi devices.
The phones that are first in the line to get Android 7.0 Nougat update are, Xiaomi Mi 4c, Xiaomi Mi 4S, and Xiaomi Mi Note. The flagships Xiaomi Mi Note 2, Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus and Xiaomi Mi Max are slated next to receive the updated version of Android. These devices can expect the Nougat update during Q1 of 2017.
Xiaomi’s representative confirmed the news on Chinese social media site Weibo. As per the report, this update might happen sometime in the first quarter of 2017.Other companies like Lenovo and Huawei has started rolling out the latest Android N software. While Lenovo’s Zuk series is one of the first to get Android N. Recently Mi 5 got latest Android 7.1.1 update thanks to CyanogenMod 14.
Most importantly Xiaomi has not yet mentioned anything regarding Android Nougat update for the budget Redmi series. Although, Mi Note which was released way back in January 2015 will also get the Android Nougat based MIUI 9.