Xiaomi MIUI8 new weekly build 6.8.18 released

Aug 19, 2016

A new Xiaomi MIUI8 build was released this week – 6.8.18.

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Xiaomi MIUI8 build 6.8.18. Thanks to xiaomi.eu developer team, these days we have a new beta build. Here you can read about the previous build 6.8.11.

Xiaomi.eu ROMs features (Whats not in Global):

  • Blurred statusbar and notification shade
  • Enabled search in statusbar
  • Enabled search gesture (swipe up) on the desktop
  • Enabled MiDrive in File Explorer
  • Added landscape mode for SMS app
  • Sunrise/Sunset in the weather app
  • Google apps support integrated
  • No useless Chinese bloatware apps
  • More free RAM due to less background processes
  • Unified flat style app icons for both system and 3rd party apps (eg. Play Store icon flat too, unlike official global MIUI)
  • Advanced menu with color icons (not just text like in official MIUI releases)
  • No any Chinese character under the full system
  • Mi Video, Mi Music, Mi Radio, Mi Browser: No any useless Chinese content
  • No possibility to re-lock bootloader accidentally with flash any xiaomi.eu release
  • Added real 26 languages translation made by Official MIUI Fansites and MIUI Fans
  • Added Phone swipe to the right gesture on the lockscreen
  • Added T9 dialer support
  • Added Screen-OFF animation
  • Optimized GPS settings for EU
  • Optimized Battery consumption
  • Optimized RAM consumption
  • Theme element edit mode
  • Deodexed
  • And more, and more made by our 5 years MIUI mods experience.
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Xiaomi MIUI8 new weekly build 6.8.18 Changelog

New – C button clears current calculation, AC clears all history (08-17)
New – View the list of devices connected to your personal hotspot (08-16)
New – Added permissions for Lock screen and background notifications (08-16)

Fix – Mi Band couldn’t unlock the device (08-16)
Fix – Music files couldn’t be played in some cases (08-18)
Fix – Problems with gyroscope and accelerometer after an OTA update (08-18)
Fix – Issues with gyroscope (08-18)

Optimization – Opening contacts in Messaging (08-15)

Lockscreen, Status Bar, Notification Bar
Optimization – UI layout in status bar (08-15)
Optimization – UI layout for Lock screen clock (08-15)

Home screen
Fix – FC issues in hidden notes (08-15)

New – Added 4:3 ratio for dual camera mode (08-18)
Fix – Flash couldn’t be turned of in dual camera mode in some cases (08-18)

Optimization – More effective refreshing algorithm (08-15)

Permissions Manager
New – Added permissions for Lock screen and background notifications (08-15)

Clock / Calculator
New – C button clears current calculation, AC clears all history (08-17)
New – Automatic font size adjustments for the numbers you enter (08-17)
New – Long press the numbers to convert them to the Chinese financial characters (08-17)

Released Redmi PRO (omega)

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