MIUI 126.96.36.199 Global Stable ROM (English) is now available for the Xiaomi Mi 5s to download. You can wait for the OTA update if you were already on the stable ROM or can easily update from the China ROM without losing any data. You can download MIUI 188.8.131.52 for Mi 5s from below and install it on your phone.
The MIUI 8 global update for the Mi 5s weighs in at about 1.5 GB and can be downloaded manually from the links below. You will find the links for both recovery and fastboot MIUI 184.108.40.206 ROMs. You will get all the neat features of MIUI 8 including Quick Ball, new notifications shade, scrolling screenshot and others.
Steps to Install MIUI 8 (220.127.116.11) Global ROM on Xiaomi Mi 5s
Download MIUI 8 Global Stable ROM V18.104.22.168 for Xiaomi Mi 5s - Download (No need to extract Zip file)
- Open the Updater App from Tool Folder
- Tap on Overflow menu button
- Tap Choose update package and locate downloaded ROM file (zip).
- The update will begin, wait as this will take some time.
- Reboot your phone.
- Rename the downloaded file to "update.zip". Connect your Mi Pad to your PC and transfer the file to the root of your tablet's internal storage.
- Backup your data, as your Mi 5s may get formatted.
- Open Updater from Tools Folder on your homescreen.
- Tap Overflow menu button
- Tap on "Reboot to Recovery mode", alternatively you can power down your Xiaomi smartphone and then press power + Volume Up key simultaneously.
- Once in Recovery, you can navigate using volume rocker and select using power key
- Choose English language using the Volume down key, then press the Power key.
- Navigate to "Install update.zip to System" and Press Power
- Select Yes and press power key to begin installation
- Once done, press back and Select Wipe & Reset
- Then select Wipe Cache, press power key.
- Choose Yes, once done Reboot your device.
- All done!
You can also download the Fastboot ROM for the Xiaomi Mi 5s in case you have rooted your smartphone and don't have the stock recovery from here: Download Xiaomi Mi 5s MIUI 8 Global Stable ROM (Fastboot)
Caution: We would not be held responsible if you brick your device, loose your data or for any other issue with your device. Proceed at your own risk.