Updated – January 20
Xiaomi Mi Play Russian users now receiving the January 2021 security patch update, the update come via OTA you can download open the settings than software update and you can download and install it.
The update rolls out over the air on Android 8.1 based MIUI firmware number V18.104.22.168.OFIRUXM and it fixes noise could be heard when the screen was turned off in some cases.
Mi Play – Russia Stable V22.214.171.124.OFIRUXM
Original Story – January 14
Xiaomi starts pushing the Android January 2021 security patch update for some Xiaomi, Redmi, and Poco smartphones now Mi Play Global users join the party, the company is rolling out January 2021 security patch.
The newest security patch for the Mi Play– dated January 5th, 2021 – started reaching the global from Xiaomi’s mid-range. The update rolls out over the air on Android 8.1 based MIUI firmware number V126.96.36.199.OFIMIXM and it fixes noise could be heard when the screen was turned off in some cases.
It is surprising to see the Mi Play getting the new security patch ahead of newer high-end phones from the company. We expect Xiaomi to expand the new security patch to other markets and other devices soon.
- Updated Android Security Patch to January 2021. Increased system security.
The update is already available globally and can be downloaded via OTA, which if you have not yet received it, you can try to force by manually searching for the update through the appropriate section in the update menu.