Xiaomi banned the flashing of Chinese versions of smartphones with global firmware

Xiaomi takes steps to protect markets where smartphones of this manufacturer are sold. Now the models released for Chinese consumers will not be able to install a global version of the firmware, and the international versions of mobile phones – ROM, designed for China. At the forum XDA Developers  appeared an approximate list of devices that fell under the blow.

The innovation is actively discussed at the MIUI forum, so the administration of the resource published an announcement warning of the danger of turning a smartphone into a “brick” when trying to update the firmware or install a new one.

Below is a list of smartphones with their code marks:

Xiaomi Mi 6X (wayne) 
Xiaomi Mi 8 (dipper) 
Xiaomi Mi 8 EE (ursa) 
Xiaomi Mi 8 SE (sirius) 
Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite (platina) 
Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro (equuleus) 
Xiaomi Mi Max 3 (nitrogen) 
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S (polaris) 
Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 / Mi Pad 4 Plus (clover) 
Xiaomi Poco F1 / Pocophone F1 (beryllium) 
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A (ugg) 
Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite (ugglite) 
Xiaomi Redmi Y2 / Redmi S2 (ysl) 
Xiaomi Redmi 5 (rosy) 
Xiaomi Redmi 5A (riva) 
Xiaomi Redmi 6 (cereus) 
Xiaomi Redmi 6A (cactus) 
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro (sakura and sakura_india) 
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 / Redmi 5 Plus (vince) 
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro / Redmi Note 5 AI (whyred)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro (tulip)

Not all smartphones need to worry (Pocophone, for example, is intended only for the international market).

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