The official announcement of MIUI 14 took place a few weeks ago, thus revealing its official logo. After months of speculation, it is finally known that the next big update is a reality. However, it is unknown how many mobiles the brand will reach. Although there is a list of at least 30 devices that it could reach, many users still question whether their Xiaomi, Redmi, or POCO can receive MIUI 14.
Fortunately, and to solve some doubts, there is a tool capable of informing you if your device is compatible with MIUI 14. It is a free application, developed by the Xiaomiui team and which we have already talked about: MIUI Downloader.
How to know if your Xiaomi, Redmi, or POCO can receive MIUI 14
MIUI Downloader is an application that allows you to update your device to the latest available version of the personalization layer. In addition to inform you if the terminal is compatible with the next versions of MIUI. The app can be obtained for free through the Google Play Store, it is straightforward to use and works quite quickly.
After downloading and installing MIUI Downloader on your Xiaomi, Redmi, or POCO, you just have to comply with the following steps to determine if you can receive MIUI 14:
In the main menu, click on ‘Your device’. For this tutorial, the verification was carried out from a Redmi 8. Although you can do it with any other brand mobile.
In the next menu, scroll down until you find the ‘MIUI 14 Eligibility Verification window.
Then click on that window. Immediately afterward, a message will appear on the screen that will inform you whether or not your Xiaomi, Redmi, or POCO can receive MIUI 14.
As it is a mobile phone that has been on the market for several years, the Redmi 8 will not receive the MIUI 14 update. This an almost obvious answer due to its age, but it may not be so obvious to users with more modern mobiles. Therefore, if you have any doubts, download MIUI Downloader.