Redmi Note 3 Marshmallow update
Redmi Note 3 Marshmallow update

Marshmallow Update Out For Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 SD

Since MIUI 8 has been launched for Redmi Note 3 SD back in August by Xiaomi, many users were expecting that it will be based on Marshmallow. Which didn’t happened at that time. After the months of beta testing of android Marshmallow on Redmi Note 3 SD which was started in September. Xiaomi released the Stable update of MIUI 8 based on Android Marshmallow 6.0.1 today. The update has MIUI build v8.1.1.0 (MHOMIDI).  With this update there are some new features which are implemented on it and listed below in Changelog. The update will be through OTA or you can manually update by downloading the ROM from the given links which are at the end of this article.

Redmi Note 3 Marshmallow update
Redmi Note 3 Marshmallow update

Changelog of the update

Highlights
New – Three-fingered swipe for screenshots (08-09)
New – The app order in quick sharing is dynamically sorted by usage frequency (09-13)

Phone
New – Set your Lock screen wallpaper as the conversation background (09-13)

Contacts
Optimization – Opening contacts in Messaging (08-19)Lockscreen, Status Bar, Notification Bar
Optimization – Saved networks aren’t shown in the network list (08-05)
Optimization – LED notification light turned off by default in permissions (08-05)
Optimization – Tap the date in the status bar to open Calendar (09-07)
Optimization – Swipe down for toggles, rearrange toggles (09-20)
Fix – Holding a notification didn’t give any results (08-19)
Fix – Notification shade issues in Second space (08-31)
Fix – Status bar wasn’t working properly with third party themes in some cases (09-01)
Fix – Issues with volume level notification in Second space when using earphones (09-05)
Fix – Weather widget issues (09-20)

Home screen
Optimization – Changing wallpaper in editing mode (08-19)
Optimization – Hold the empty spot on the Home screen to enter the editing mode (09-06)
Optimization – Exit recents automatically to take a call (09-13)
Fix – Issues with icons after reflashing the device (08-08)
Fix – FC issues in hidden notes (08-15)
Fix – Device didn’t respond after updating and rebooting (09-06)
Fix – FC issues when switching between themes (09-06)
Fix – Messaging app icon wasn’t marked when messages were received in Second space (09-20)
Fix – Time flashed in status bar when pressing Home button (09-27)
Fix – Time wasn’t shown in status bar in some cases (09-27)

Gallery
New – Three-fingered swipe for screenshots (08-09)
New – Slide down to exit fullscreen preview (08-30)
New – Turn off screenshot sound in screenshot settings (08-31)
New – The app order in quick sharing is dynamically sorted by usage frequency (09-13)

Settings
New – Introducing Privacy protection password (10-12)

Permissions Manager
New – Added permissions for Lock screen and background notifications (08-19)

Recorder
New – Delete synced recordings from the device keeping them in the cloud (09-13)

Clock / Calculator
New – C button clears current calculation, AC clears all history (08-17)
New – Automatic font size adjustments for the numbers you entered (08-17)
New – Long press the numbers to convert them to the Chinese financial character (08-17)
Optimization – Colored backgrounds for Alarm (08-23)

Quick Ball
New – Swipe to the edge of the screen to hide Quick ball (09-08)

Downloads
Recovery ROM- Link
Fastboot ROM-Link

Flashing Guides
System update- Link
Recovery Update- Link
Fastboot update- Link

The long wait for the Android marshmallow 6.0.1 update for Redmi Note 3 SD is over now. So, what’s are your thoughts about Marshmallow update on Redmi Note 3 SD. Let us know in the comment section below.

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