Android Lollipop in Xiaomi phones is still not stable yet and a lot of improvements need to be made before released it to public. So using custom ROM we can now update Xiaomi Mi 3 handsets to Android 5.0 Lollipop. Android 5.0 Lollipop comes with many new features.
New Features of Android L
-Responsive UI design, realistic lighting and shadows with change in Icons and navigation button.
-View and respond to messages directly from your lock screen
-Incoming phone calls won’t interrupt you while watching Videos or Playing Games.
-Devices come with encryption automatically turned on to help protect data
-Android Smart Lock used to secure your phone by pairing it with a trusted devices
-More flexible sharing with friends and family
-Access your Phone from any device which is running on Lollipop
-Powerful Bluetooth With low energy capabilities
-Even if your screen is off, you can say “OK Google” on devices with digital signal processing
-Get quick answers from OK Google such as Get directions, Make a Call etc.
-Lollipop comes with upto 4x performance improvements
-Smoother, faster and more powerful then (Android 4.4)Kitkat.
-Improves application performance and responsiveness
-Easy sharing a file with someone nearby by gently tapping the two devices together using Android Beam
-Voice search for Google Play, YouTube and supported apps
-SELinux enforcing for all applications for better protection against vulnerabilities and malware
-Battery saver feature which extends up to 90 mins
-Easy scanning for nearby Bluetooth low energy devices like wearables
-Easier on/off toggles for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and location
-Adjust display to improve color differentiation
-Lollipop comes with 68+ languages with 15 new additions languages such as Marathi,Tamil,Telugu,Kannada,Bengali,Chinese etc.
How to Install Android Lollipop Update on Xiaomi Mi3
STEP 1:- Download Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM
NOTE :- If you are getting error Please re-download the ROM
STEP 2. Install the ROM Manager on your Xiaomi Mi 3. Get it from Google Play Store, then install the clockwork mod recovery. You also can use ROM Installer application from JRummy Apps Inc.(Get it from Google Play Store).
STEP 3. Connect your Xiaomi Mi 3 to your PC employing the USB information cable. Copy the “ROM.zip” file you downloaded to the SD memory card.
STEP 4. Restart your device in the recovery mode using ROM Manager. As soon as in Recovery Mode, go to ROM Manager and select backup/restore to back-up your information.
STEP 5. From the Recovery Menu do a total data erase (including Delvik Cache). When completed, go back to Recovery Principal Menu and choose Flash ROM from SD Card. Navigate the location you copied the ”ROM.zip” file and follow the directions for installing Android 5.0 Lollipop on your Xiaomi Mi 3.
STEP 6. As soon as the installation is over, just reboot your Xiaomi Mi 3 device, and here you go, you’ve just upgraded it to the new Android 5.0 Lollipop.