A Xiaomi rep confirmed that the global release of Android Oreo on Mi A1 has been cancelled because of a bugs on the build. This will be replaced by another software, a partial release of which will be pushed out soon.
The most noticible bug faced by users running Android 8.0 Oreo on the Mi A1 is the battery drain which is closely connected to the phone’s Bluetooth function. Some user had issues when answering a call if the phone’s display is turned off, but the phone is not locked.
The Oreo update comes with December 2017 patch for the Mi A1 weighs in at around 1104.1MB. Android 8.0 Oreo brings along brand new System Interface, Autofill, Picture In Picture, Better Battery Life, Fast Boot, and more.
While the company has not revealed date of the next rollout of Android Oreo, it is believed that Xiaomi might release the official update to the remaining devices by the end of January. Stay tuned to our Facebook and Twitter page to get the first News.