Xiaomi Poco M2 gets the stable MIUI 12 Update [Download Link]

Poco M2 is one of the latest Android phones from Xiaomi. But Poco M2 users were missing the latest MIUI 12 update and not to mention the MIUI 12.5 which will take time to roll out to the public. Finally, Xiaomi Poco M2 is now getting the stable MIUI 12 update. It is a major update that comes with a new UI. Here you will know about the Poco M2 MIUI 12 update.

Most of the Xiaomi phones already got the MIUI 12 update. And finally, it’s time for Poco M2 users to experience the MIUI 12 features. And if you are a Poco M2 user, then you will be happy to know that the MIUI 12 global stable update is rolling out in India. The Poco M2 MIUI 12 stable update comes with build number And the update weighs around 500MB.

It is the first major update for Poco M2 and it comes with a lot of changes. You will notice a different UI right after updating your phone. The MIUI 12 update also bumps up the security patch to December 2020. We don’t have the changelog list but it should be similar to MIUI 12 update for other Xiaomi devices. The expected changelog is mentioned below.

Poco M2 MIUI 12 Stable Update Changelog

Control Center

  • New: Swipe down from the upper left corner to open Notification shade and from the upper right corner to open Control center
  • New: When Notification shade is open, swipe down from the upper right corner to open Control center
  • Optimization: Control center layout in landscape mode

Dark Mode

  • Optimization: Brightness and color improvements for wallpapers in dark mode


  • New: Screen lights up with an animation now
  • Fix: Home screen went black and started flashing after unlocking in some cases

Status bar, Notification Shade

  • New: Screen lights up with an animation now
  • New: Status bar color gradient animation
  • Fix: Status bar wasn’t displayed correctly with color inversion


  • New: A new mode for scanning documents

Download Poco M2 MIUI 12 Update [OTA Zip]

The MIUI 12 stable update will be available in batches like previous updates. And so if you have not received the update, then you may have to wait a little more for the update. You can manually check for updates from Settings. And if you want to get the MIUI 12 update immediately on your device then you can install the updates manually.

  • Download Poco M2 Stable MIUI 12 Update  [Recovery ROM]
  • Download Poco M2 Stable MIUI 12 Update  [OTA Zip]

Before upgrading your smartphone, I recommend you to take a backup, before diving into the process and charge your device to at least 30%.

Update Instructions (OTA Zip):

To sideload the recovery ROM package (Update file), you need to head over to the system settings > updates, then select the update package manually. Then, allow the prompts to install the build.

Once the installation process is completed, reboot your Poco M2 before start using it. That’s it.

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Ashutosh singh

Computer Science graduate and tech enthusiast. Love testing new tech gadgets ever since my first windows phone from Samsung. Working as a technical writer for more than five years, and I believe I have also developed good SEO skills. In my spare time, I like watching movies, and playing games.

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