In late December 2020, Xiaomi unveiled the latest version of MIUI, MIUI 12.5 to the world during the Chinese launch of Mi 11 and there was also a global release on February 8, 2021.
Xiaomi also released the MIUI 12.5 Global rollout plan with the very first devices set to receive the update sometime in early April 2021 to Xiaomi Mi 10 series and Mi 11 before extending for other eligible devices.
However, MIUI 12.5 development was paused due to the Chinese New Year holidays. As expected, the update resumed with the latest MIUI 12.5 beta release that carries a version number of 21.2.19 in China to selected devices brings Smooth animation on gesture pill to perform the task more smoothly and enhance the overall user experience.
Previous, MIUI 12.5 beta version 21.2.3 introduces the new studio lighting on MIUI Camera portrait mode designed to artificially edit some lighting as well as new light trails editor on MIUI Gallery.
Apart from that, MIUI 12.5 beta version 21.1.28 brings new features like haptic feedback designed to make software usage feel more like real-world object interaction.