MIUI 12 is all set to launch tomorrow and Xiaomi has been teasing various features and updates that will be part of MIUI 12. Now here comes the good news, Xiaomi Themes has announced that the new MIUI 12 Always On Display (AOD) features are available for MIUI 11 Users to test through a Weibo post.
For those who don’t know what is Always On Display, it is a feature that is available on some phones with OLED or AMOLED Screen. This will allow the device to show information like date, time, and other few notifications on the screen even while the screen is off. This feature can be only incorporated on devices with AMOLED or OLED displays as these panels can turn on individual pixels.
If you already own a Xiaomi device with MIUI 11 and Android 9 or above, you can try the steps below and get the feature on your device.
How to get MIUI 12 Always On Display on MIUI 11
First and foremost, make sure that your phone’s display is an AMOLED panel. This will only work with devices with OLED screens. If yes then proceed further.
You need to download two apps, they are the latest Always On Display app version 1.19.387 and Themes app version 18.104.22.168. Also, make sure that your device is running on Android 9 or above topped with MIUI 11.
Once installed, open the Themes app > Navigate to the new AOD section > Choose the AOD animation that you need and then tap the apply button.
MIUI 12 will be launched on the 27th of April and the head of Xiaomi has announced that the rollout will start from the launch date itself. Let’s see what else is waiting for us in the new iteration of MIUI.