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Xiaomi is recruiting Android Oreo beta testers for Mi A1

Xiaomi is recruiting Android Oreo beta testers for Mi A1

After finding Mi 6 testers for Android O based on China Alpha ROM, the Chinese technology giant has now announced that the Xiaomi Mi A1 can take part in stock Android 8.0 Oreo beta test programme irrespective of your location.

The Mi A1 is powered by almost stock Android 7.1 Nougat, and Xiaomi has promised an Oreo update before the end of the year.

Mi A1 owners interested in participating in the beta testing must provide their 15-digit IMEI number to Xiaomi in a dedicated thread on the official MIUI forum linked below.

Xiaomi is recruiting Android Oreo beta testers for Mi A1
Xiaomi is recruiting Android Oreo beta testers for Mi A1

In India, the Mi A1 was launched for ₹14,999 in Flipkart and Mi.com, along with offline retailers including Mi Preferred Partners. All submitted IMEI numbers will not be revealed publicly. You might want to consider this if your Mi A1 is your daily driver and is important for your tasks, as bugs might prevent you from accomplishing tasks. This involves downloading the MIUI Forum app and providing their phone's IMEI number.

Once those steps are completed, navigate to the homepage of the app and tap the "Recruitment" tab which will present you with a form to fill and submit. Head over to the forum to apply before 23:59 PM on December 11 (Beijing Time). Xiaomi states that the applicant must ideally have an interest to test betas and some knowledge about ROMs.

Notably, the mode of communication will be English and only active members of the global forum will be eligible for the testing program. Also, it is necessary for the users to have a QQ account in order to communicate with the other members on getting selected. Before you enroll for Beta testing, be mindful that Beta builds are unstable and prone to occasional bugs and crashes.

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