Xiaomi Redmi 8A MIUI 12.5 update starts releasing [Updated]

Redmi 8A

January 03, 2021

Xiaomi is expanding an MIUI 12.5 update for Redmi 8A users in Indonesia. The update comes with a bunch of new features to enhance the overall experience.

Users can identify this update by the build version V12.5.1.0.QCPIDXM and updated package size of 2.0GB. You can download this update from the link mentioned below.

Redmi 8A (Indonesia) – Link


MIUI 12.5. Yours alone.
New: Response to gestures is now instant.
New: With 20 times more rendering power, there are now few limits to what you can see on your screen.
New: With custom device model adjustments, any phone becomes faster after the upgrade.
Optimization: Noise could be heard when the screen was turned off in some cases
Optimization: MIUI became lighter, faster, and more durable.
(System sounds)
New: Nature mix is a new exciting way of creating your own notification sound system.
New: Hundreds of system sounds that represent animals from all around the world.
(System animations)
New: A new animation framework renders movement more realistically.
New: New UI design is focused on visualization and making your interaction with the device more lifelike.
New: Press and hold a sketch to adjust the strokes automatically.
New: A gesture shortcut now allows you to create notes, tasks, and excerpts anywhere.
New: Excerpts save text, URLs, and images to Notes in a few simple taps.
New: Dynamic layouts bring the typography in Notes to a new level.
New: Compose mind maps with complex structures.
New: New tools for doodling and sketching.
All-new Notes.
(Privacy protection)
New: A comprehensive overview of all sensitive permissions.
New: You’ll be notified whenever high-risk permissions are used and will be able to block the corresponding actions.
New: Now you can see what apps access your clipboard and control access.
New: Using approximate location adds up points to privacy protection.
New: You can now manage sensitive permissions and related app behavior independently.
New: The behavior of web pages is also tracked now, which helps you to block unwanted and malicious actions.
New: Now it’s up to you who and when can track your online behavior.
New: All apps now come with a security statement from GetApps.
New: Privacy risk scanner.
New: Control which apps access and delete items from your Gallery.
Optimization: An all-new privacy protection page.
New: A more convenient way to move a cursor using the scrollbar.
New: Function buttons support switching between languages and keyboards.
New: You can press and hold the function buttons to access more features.
New: Custom themes for keyboards.
New: Font weight adjustment options for third party fonts.
Optimization: Personalization features for system wallpapers, animations, and sounds.
New: Wallpaper customization in the lite mode.
Optimization: Redesigned Incognito mode.
Optimization: Pages load much faster now.

October 31, 2021

Xiaomi has already released an MIUI 12.5 update to a bunch of devices in different regions. Now, according to the latest information, the company has started rolling out the MIUI 12.5 update for Redmi 8A users in China.


MIUI 12.5 update for Redmi 8A comes with a bundle of new features also brings including a new light cone motion effect architecture, more immersive translucent motion blur, new super wallpapers, new notification system sounds, more delicate vibration touch, and the MIUI+ collaboration function.

Below you can check the updated software version and MIUI 12.5 features.

Redmi 8A


  • Redmi 8A (China) – V12.5.1.0.QCPCNXM

MIUI 12.5

According to the update log, the new update for Redmi 8A brings a new feature for the System with 20 times more rendering power also there are now few limits to what you can see on your screen.

Now optimization of MIUI 11 custom toggle order is preserved after updating to MIUI 12, and to open Control Center users have to swipe down from the upper left corner to open Notification shade and from the upper right corner.

Also, it brings a new camera feature, from now call and notification can be silenced during video recording. In addition, the response to gestures is now instant and with 20 times more rendering power, there are now few limits to what you can see on your screen.

However, the changelog doesn’t explain, but we know that MIUI 12.5 brings lots of changes in UI as well as in the settings page, new super wallpapers, new sounds, updated apps, more privacy, more security, and other features.

How to update:

  • Open device Settings >> About phone >> tap on MIUI version >> Check for updates.

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