The Miui 6 hunt for an Xiaomi Redmi 1S update ends this week, as an OTA update is being pushed across India by Mi between July 8-12, 2015. Product Reviews has been receiving requests in regard to Miui 6 for Redmi 1S each week, but the final confirmation came thanks to a Facebook posting by well known Hugo.
This posting pointed out that the MIUI 6 ROM update will rollout this week over-the-air for Redmi 1S handset owners, or you can download today directly at this MIUI forum. If you are waiting for the OTA version, then you should receive a notification to download within a couple of days, but those happy to download the ROM can choose between a version for China and a global update.
Have you seen the Miui 6 Redmi 1S update live OTA yet and if not, are you waiting for this rather than downloading the ROM? As we said, remember that you don’t need to be in India to download the latest update, as it’s going live to UK, USA, or in fact wherever you’re located right now.
Make sure you read the full flashing guide when installing the new ROM on your Redmi 1S. This is especially important for Android newbies, as better to be safe than sorry. If you run into any problems with this update, then leave a comment but we do expect things to go well considering this software has been in testing for months.