Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 was launched in India in February. This smartphone comes with the powerful specification, beautiful design and many wooing features. However, there was a shortage in the Redmi Note 5. It came with the MUI 9 based on Android Nougat. But Xiaomi has been promising to roll out the MiUi version based on Android 8.1 OREO. Now many Redmi Note 5 users are reported to receive updates of MIUI (version 22.214.171.124.0). Redmi Note 5 Pro, launched with the Redmi Note 5, has received the MIUI 9.5.6 update based on the Android 8.1 OREO in June this year.
According to the report, for the Redmi Note, 5 Android 8.1 Oreo's recovery ROM has been made available to every user. This is the global version of the update. As an update, the user will get MIUI v126.96.36.199.0. It is worth noting that Xiaomi has officially not provided any information through the Forum. However, the selective Redmi 5 Plus has claimed this update . The user shared a screenshot of the MUI 188.8.131.52 (OEGMIFD) update.
If you have Redmi Note 5 and this update is not available, then you can go to Settings> About phone> System update> Check for updates. And check for updates. This is the OTA update. It may be possible for your phone to be released for a while. If you want you can download the ROM file directly.