MIUI V6 BETA being released for the Xiaomi Redmi 1S WCDMA Today

Got the older Xiaomi Redmi 1S and want some MIUI 6 action then take a look at these official release details.

Swapnil Kolhe, from over the official MIUI forums has been in touch to inform us that MIUI 6 Beta ROM for the Xiaomi Redmi 1S will be released today. The ROM is specifically for the WCMDA variant of the Redmi 1S and brings the latest look, feel and features of MIUI V6 to the previous generation Redmi phone.

Being a Beta ROM users are warned that there are issues with the ROM (such as a reboot kicking in when entering the Game Center while downloading apps), and are asked to report additional problems or issues on the official bugs subforum.

Before updating to MIUI V6 Beta on your Redmi 1S you will need to first ensure you are running MIUI V5, and reform a full wipe during flashing. It is also recommended that you make a backup and ensure you have suffcient battery charge in your phone before commencing.
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