Xiaomi MIUI8 new weekly build 6.9.8 released

Sep 11, 2016

A new Xiaomi MIUI8 build was released this week – 6.9.8 / 6.9.9.

Xiaomi MIUI8

Xiaomi MIUI8 build 6.9.8 / 9. Thanks to xiaomi.eu developer team, these days we have a new beta build. Here you can read about the previous build 6.9.1.

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 6.9.8 Changelog

Optimization – Record music in stereo quality (09-06)
New – Move the Quick ball towards screen edges to hide it (09-06)

Fix – Dual camera performance issues (09-06)
Fix – Battery issues related with specific *.mkv files (09-06)
Optimization – New icons in settings

Fix – No sound in calls in some CDMA networks (09-06)

Lockscreen, Status Bar, Notification Bar
Optimization – Tap the date in the status bar to open Calendar (09-07)
Fix – Issues with Wi-Fi animations in Notification shade (09-07)

Home screen
New – Floating notifications about successfully installed apps (09-06)
Optimization – Hold the empty spot on the Home screen to enter the editing mode (09-06)
Fix – Device didn’t respond after updating and rebooting (09-06)
Fix – Opacity issues in Recent apps in some cases (09-06)
Fix – FC issues when switching between themes (09-06)
Fix – Couldn’t find app’s location after using search (09-07)

Optimization – Record music in stereo quality (09-06)

Optimization – Changed the font color for the signature in shared notes (09-06)
Optimization – Optimized layouts for sharing notes as images (09-08)


What do you think about this new build release?

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