Redmi Note 8 Pro Received MIUI 12.5 Stable Update with Android 11

Xiaomi has released the second update after MIUI 12 for its Redmi Note 8 Pro Global variant devices. The MIUI 12.5 Global Stable ROM for Redmi Note 8 Pro brings some of the bug fixes and the latest Aug 2021 security patch as well. It bumps up the new software version V12.5 based on Android 11. All the Redmi Note 8 Pro (begonia) Global variant users will soon receive the OTA update or can manually install the firmware by following our full-depth guide below.

Thanks to Google’s Project Zero Security Analysis Team for identifying a major security bug in the Framework component that could enable a remote attacker to make a permanent denial of service. The Aug 2021 Android Security Patch Level has fixed that issue. Meanwhile, the MIUI 12.5 update also brings a fix for notification settings that couldn’t open in the notification shade in the Second space. It also fixes the image overlapped issue in scrolling screenshots.

Check Software Update

The software update is rolling via OTA in batches and will take some time to arrive on all the Redmi Note 8 Pro Global devices depending on the server or carrier. Therefore, all the Redmi Note 8 Pro Indian variant users should check for the OTA update manually.

In order to check OTA updates, go to the device Settings > About Phone > Software update. Alternatively, you can directly go to the Software Updater app on your device. If the new firmware version is available, you can download and install it.

Keep in mind that your device should be connected to a Wi-Fi network and charged more than 60% at least.

Changelog: V12.5.3.0


  • UI Performance downgraded
  • Battery drain issue


  • Antutu Benchmark Score Improved
  • Updated security patch level to Aug 2021

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How to Install MIUI 12 Stable Update

If You are In Global Then Follow the steps

  • Download the MIUI 12 Recovery zip file on your phone’s internal memory and remember the location of your file.
  • Go to Settings of your phone > About Phone > System Update.
  • from here click the ‘’ the icon at the top-right corner, and “Choose Update Package”.
  • Now the file manager will open on your device, from here select the MIUI 12 Recovery zip file that you saved on your phone.
  • then reboot the button to apply this MIUI 12 update on your Xiaomi Phone. Now the phone will reboot and you will see the updating process on your phone screen.
  • After all the process gets completed your phone will reboot automatically and keep patience because it will take around 15 minutes to make the device booted up once the updating process gets completed.

If You are In Indian Version Then Follow the steps

  • Unlock the boot loader
  • flash this ROM through Recovery or else Fastboot method
  • check the Below instruction video for your reference

Video Tutorials:

That’s it, guys. We assume that you’ve easily installed the latest MIUI 12.5 Stable ROM on your Redmi Note 8 Pro (begonia). You can ask in the comments below for any queries.


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