MIUI 8.5 is the latest stable release of MIUI, and most of the phones already received the OTA update. But still some devices like Redmi 2/Prime and some other maybe still waiting for this MIUI 8.5 update. Although Some Redmi 2 Prime got the update too but not all so if you want to get this update as soon as possible then you can follow my steps to update your Redmi 2 Prime Device to MIUI 8.5.

REDMI 2 prime MIUI8_5

Note: This method will only work in Redmi 2 Prime(2GB 16GB) global version.

Your Phone specifications must be like below:

  • Device name: Redmi 2 Prime Global version:.
  • Ram: 2GB
  • ROM: 16GB
  • Android Version: Android Lolipop(5.1.1).

Also read: MIUI9 Supported Devices list with the release date.

So here is the real trick to manually update Redmi 2 Prime to MIUI8.5, first of all, download the update file from this link (Google Drive Link).

Now you need to follow this video guide to understand the process easily.(Video is on our Official channel Softopia).

Note: This method is totally safe, I have tried it many times but still use this method at your own risk, I won’t be responsible for any damage.


Hope this guide would be helpful for you and hopefully, you will update your device to latest MIUI 8.5.

Also read: How to take Long Screenshots in any android.



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