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Xiaomi 11 series update life ends early, no HyperOS

One of the leading players in the smartphone industry is Xiaomi. The company is preparing to release the highly anticipated HyperOS stable version in December. This important update promises to bring numerous new features and optimizations that will take the user experience to new heights. While millions are eagerly awaiting this update, Xiaomi has been silent on the devices that are scheduled to receive the HyperOS update.

But we have news that will upset Mi 11 series users. Xiaomi has canceled the update to that popular model. So which popular model is it? In this comprehensive article, we’ll explore the possible devices, potential limitations and the complicating factors that are driving these decisions. If you’re a Xiaomi, POCO or Redmi user eagerly awaiting the HyperOS update, read on to check out the devices that have been revealed.

Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G will not get HyperOS

Xiaomi started the HyperOS testing phase for the Mi 11 series in September. Currently, internal testing is underway for the Xiaomi 11, Xiaomi 11 Pro/Ultra, Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE and Xiaomi 11T to receive the expected HyperOS update. Unfortunately, the same cannot be said for the Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G, as HyperOS testing has not started for this particular model. This omission can be attributed to the limited production of the Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G’s Snapdragon 780G. Snapdragon 780G is manufactured by Samsung.

Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G was only available for a short time before the Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE hit the market. The second model, which is powered by the Snapdragon 778G processor, saw active sales. Notably, the lack of HyperOS testing for Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G suggests that it may not receive the expected update.

The last internal MIUI build for this smartphone is MIUI-23.8.31 and there are no recently tested MIUI or HyperOS builds, which gives credence to the idea that Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G may not be eligible for the new HyperOS update.

While the Mi 10 series has already started HyperOS testing, the lack of such activity for the Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G means a different fate for this model. Unfortunately, Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G users may be disappointed by this news. The last update for this model is expected to be MIUI 14 based on Android 13.

However, it’s worth noting that for those discouraged by the absence of a HyperOS update, unofficial software development remains an option. Various developers could potentially create the HyperOS update for Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G, allowing users to seamlessly continue their experience beyond official support. So, are you curious about eligible and uneligible devices for HyperOS? If you are, keep reading this article!

Possible Devices to Get HyperOS Update

Xiaomi is expected to release the HyperOS update to many smartphones. Especially since the company is known for its commitment to providing updates for new and premium devices. Release schedules vary, with premium models scheduled to be updated in December 2023, while older and more affordable models will receive the update in 2024. Xiaomi’s prioritization of its flagship series over the Redmi series is in line with historical trends.

Xiaomi

  • Xiaomi 13T Pro
  • Xiaomi 13T
  • Xiaomi 13 Ultra
  • Xiaomi 13 Pro
  • Xiaomi 13
  • Xiaomi 13 Lite
  • Xiaomi 12T Pro
  • Xiaomi 12T
  • Xiaomi 12 Lite 5G
  • Xiaomi 12S Ultra
  • Xiaomi 12S Pro
  • Xiaomi 12S
  • Xiaomi 12 Pro Dimensity
  • Xiaomi 12 Pro
  • Xiaomi 12
  • Xiaomi 12X
  • Xiaomi 11T Pro
  • Xiaomi 11T
  • Xiaomi 11 Ultra
  • Xiaomi 11 Pro
  • Xiaomi 11
  • Xiaomi Mi 11X
  • Xiaomi Mi 11X Pro
  • Xiaomi Mi 11i
  • Xiaomi 11i / 11i Hypercharge
  • Xiaomi 11 Lite 4G
  • Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G NE
  • Xiaomi 10S
  • Xiaomi 10 Ultra
  • Xiaomi 10 Pro
  • Xiaomi 10
  • Xiaomi MIX FOLD
  • Xiaomi MIX FOLD 2
  • Xiaomi MIX FOLD 3
  • Xiaomi MIX 4
  • Xiaomi Civi
  • Xiaomi Civi 1S
  • Xiaomi Civi 2
  • Xiaomi Civi 3
  • Xiaomi Pad 6 / Pro / Max
  • Xiaomi Pad 5
  • Xiaomi Pad 5 Pro 5G / Pad 5 Pro Wifi

Redmi

  • Redmi K40
  • Redmi K40S
  • Redmi K40 Pro / Pro+
  • Redmi K40 Gaming
  • Redmi K50
  • Redmi K50i
  • Redmi K50i Pro
  • Redmi K50 Pro
  • Redmi K50 Gaming
  • Redmi K50 Ultra
  • Redmi K60E
  • Redmi K60
  • Redmi K60 Pro
  • Redmi K60 Ultra
  • Redmi Note 10 5G / Redmi Note 11SE / Redmi Note 10T 5G
  • Redmi Note 10 Pro 5G
  • Redmi Note 10T
  • Redmi Note 10S / Redmi Note 11SE India
  • Redmi Note 10 Pro
  • Redmi 10 / Redmi 10 2022 / Redmi 10 Prime / Redmi Note 11 4G
  • Redmi Note 11E / Redmi 10 5G / Redmi 11 Prime 5G
  • Redmi Note 11R
  • Redmi 10C / Redmi 10 Power
  • Redmi 11 Prime 4G
  • Redmi Note 11 4G / 11 NFC 4G
  • Redmi Note 11 5G / Redmi Note 11T 5G
  • Redmi Note 11S
  • Redmi Note 11S 5G
  • Redmi Note 11 Pro 4G
  • Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G / Redmi Note 11E Pro
  • Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G
  • Redmi Note 11T Pro / 11T Pro+
  • Redmi Note 12 4G / 4G NFC
  • Redmi 12C
  • Redmi 12
  • Redmi Note 12 Turbo
  • Redmi Note 12T Pro
  • Redmi Note 12 Pro Speed
  • Redmi Note 12 Pro 5G / Pro+ 5G / Discovery
  • Redmi Note 12S
  • Redmi Note 12R / Redmi 12 5G
  • Redmi Note 12 5G / Note 12R Pro
  • Redmi Note 13 4G / 4G NFC
  • Redmi Note 13 5G
  • Redmi Note 13 Pro 4G
  • Redmi Note 13 Pro 5G
  • Redmi Note 13 Pro+ 5G
  • Redmi Note 13R Pro
  • Redmi 13C
  • Redmi 13C 5G

POCO

  • POCO F5 Pro
  • POCO F5
  • POCO F4 GT
  • POCO F4
  • POCO F3
  • POCO F3 GT
  • POCO X6 Neo
  • POCO X6 5G
  • POCO X5 Pro 5G
  • POCO X5 5G
  • POCO X4 GT
  • POCO X4 Pro 5G
  • POCO M6 Pro 5G
  • POCO M6 5G
  • POCO M5s
  • POCO M5
  • POCO M4 Pro 5G
  • POCO M4 Pro 4G
  • POCO M4 5G
  • POCO C55
  • POCO C65

HyperOS updates will be rolled out to the first flagship Xiaomi models. Later, this journey will continue with the Redmi K series and finish with affordable smartphones.

Devices not eligible for HyperOS

While the HyperOS update is highly anticipated, it is important to recognize that not all devices will be part of this expected rollout. Xiaomi has clearly stated that certain devices are excluded due to compatibility issues and other factors. Here’s a list of devices that will not receive the HyperOS update:

  • Xiaomi 11 Lite 5G
  • Xiaomi 10T Pro
  • Xiaomi 10T
  • Redmi K30 Pro
  • Redmi K30
  • Redmi K30 5G
  • Redmi K30 Racing
  • Redmi K30i
  • Redmi Note 9
  • Redmi Note 9 5G
  • Redmi Note 9T
  • Redmi Note 9 Pro
  • Redmi Note 9 Pro Max
  • Redmi Note 9S
  • Redmi 10X
  • Redmi 10X 5G
  • Redmi 9
  • Redmi 9C
  • Redmi 9A
  • Redmi 9 Prime
  • Redmi 9i
  • Redmi 9 Power
  • Redmi 9T
  • Redmi Note 10
  • Redmi Note 10 Lite
  • Redmi A1
  • POCO M2
  • POCO M2 Pro
  • POCO M3
  • POCO X2
  • POCO X3 / X3 NFC
  • POCO X3 Pro
  • POCO F2 Pro
  • POCO C40
  • POCO C50

As the highly anticipated HyperOS update nears, Xiaomi users find themselves both excited and uncertain. The decision whether to include devices in the HyperOS update is affected by a myriad of factors, including hardware specifications, performance evaluations and user demand.

Devices excluded from the update will miss out on new features and have security vulnerabilities. Users should prepare to potentially miss out on the new features and improvements offered by HyperOS. HyperOS Global, scheduled for release in December 2023, is set to open a new era in the Xiaomi smartphone ecosystem and shape the user experience for years to come.

Source: Xiaomiui

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