Xiaomi has just announced that the Xiaomi 11T series (Xiaomi 11T and 11T Pro) will receive 3 generations of Android system upgrades and 4 years of security patches.
With this, 11T series users will enjoy a better user experience and longer-term data security. Although other devices are not includued ata this time, the company reflects a positive change and catered towards the neeeds of Xiaomi 11T series users.
“With the continuous improvement made to smartphone hardware, the life cycle of a smartphone is gradually lengthening, meaning users aren’t required to replace their smartphones as frequently. For this reason, more consumers place great importance on receiving the latest operating system updates, along with the latest features.”
Albert Shan, Head of Product & Technology, Xiaomi International
Xiaomi will also evaluate the possibility of bringing the extended Android system and security upgrades to more Xiaomi devices.
“It is not a simple task for Xiaomi and its team to provide system updates and security patches to all of its previous smartphone models. However, the prospect of this challenge and meeting the desires of our customers is exciting. On one hand, we’re once again fulfilling Xiaomi’s brand promise to its global users – to provide amazing products. On the other hand, gradually extending the service life cycle of Xiaomi smartphones is a progressive move that furthers Xiaomi’s sustainability and environmental responsibility goals,” Albert Shan added.
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