Manually Update Xiaomi Device to Android Nougat MIUI 8 v7.2.9

In this article, you can learn How to update your Xiaomi device to Android Nougat. Xiaomi recently released the Android Nougat update for Xiaomi device. This Android Nougat update is based on MIUI 8 v7.2.9 china developer ROM. This update is packed with new features like  WeChat cache clearing feature, Separate App locks for Dual apps, Shortcuts for transport cards, Mi-Pay, clearing cache, Cleaner, and Deep clean. This update will be rolling out via OTA (Over-the-Air). Users who are on china developer ROM can directly download the OTA file, install it and users who are on stable ROM should flash the fastboot ROM via flash tool. So, if you own Xiaomi device then it’s time to taste sweetest Android Nougat. This update is rolling out via OTA you can wait or you can manually flash via Mi Flash Tool.

To check for the update, go to Settings –> About Phone –> System updates –> Check for update.

Already many smartphone users are tasting the sweetness of Android Nougat with includes Htc One M9, LG G5, Samsung Galaxy S7 EdgeMoto G4 PlusHuawei Mate 8, and many more devices. This sweet update is loaded with many bug fixes, Performance improvements and pack of Android Nougat features like Multiwindow Mode, Improved Notifications, Doze, Seamless update, Vulkan API, Settings UI and much more. Below you can download the latest Android Nougat fastboot file for Xiaomi device.

DISCLAIMER is not responsible for any damage happened to your device(s) while following this guide, Proceed at your own risk.


  • This Update is only for Xiaomi devices Smartphones which are listed below.
  • Follow the below Guide Exactly or else it may lead to brick your device. is not responsible for any damage.
  • We recommend to take complete backup and proceed.
  • Maintain 50-60% battery to prevent sudden shutdown between the process.

Xiaomi Device to Android Nougat MIUI 8 v7.2.9



Device Fastboot ROMs Recovery
Redmi Note 4 Qualcomm (Android N) Download Download
Redmi Note 4 Qualcomm (Android M) Download Download
Mi 2 / 2S Download Download
Mi 3 / Mi 4 Download Download
Mi Note Download Download
Mi 4i Download Download
Mi 5 Download Download
Mi 5s Plus Download Download
Redmi 2 Prime Download Download
Redmi 2 Download Download
Redmi 3 Download Download
Redmi 3S Download Download
Redmi Note 4G Download Download
Redmi Note Prime Download Download
Redmi Note 2 Download Download
Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm Download Download
Redmi Note 3 SE Download Download
Redmi Note 4 Download Download


Update Xiaomi Device to Android Nougat MIUI 8 v7.2.9

If you want to Unlock Bootloader, Just Follow this simple Step by Step Guide –> Download Mi Flash Unlock Tool : Unlock Bootloader Of Xiaomi Devices

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Comments (6)

  1. Avatar of Chaman Gupta
    Chaman Gupta

    What about Redmi 3s prime… ?

    • Avatar of Mani Teja
      Mani Teja

      hey @chaman_gupta:disqus
      Redmi 3S/Prime/3X is included in single file
      You can download and flash it..

  2. Avatar of Chaman Gupta
    Chaman Gupta

    Link is for OTA file or fastboot file ?

    • Avatar of Mani Teja
      Mani Teja

      Fastboot files

  3. Avatar of Chaman Gupta
    Chaman Gupta

    I had tried both way by Fastboot mode mi flashtool showing error file not find and by app its showing older version not allowed

    • Avatar of Mani Teja
      Mani Teja

      Links Updated
      Plz Check


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