Last month, we saw variants of the Redmi Note 5/Redmi Note 5 Pro running Android Pie on Geekbench. Xiaomi has presently confirmed that it is Obviously delivering Android Pie to the cameraphone and some other models too.
According to a article on the official MIUI forum, Xiaomi is recruiting beta testers for Android Pie for the Redmi Note 5, Mi 6X, Redmi S2, and Redmi 6 Pro. Apart from the Redmi Note 5, the other three smartphones unveiled with Android Oreo out of the box, so they must at least get one major Operation system upgrade. The Redmi Note 5 unveiled with Android 7.1.2 Nougat out of the box and already obtained an improve to Android Oreo, so the fact that it is having Android Pie is a huge deal.
The above models are the Chinese models but the Android Pie update really should ultimately roll out to the Redmi S2 what is famous as the Redmi Y2 in India and the Redmi Note 5 which is sold as the Redmi Note 5 Pro. The Mi 6X and the Redmi 6 Pro already run Android Pie outdoor China due to the fact they are the Android One phones the Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite respectively.
If you want to join the beta program, head here and follow the instructions on the page. There is no date for when the stable update will be out there however it really should arrive later this quarter.