Agreed on the alpha versions. They shouldn't be available to the general public.
But why are Apple users sheep? And Apple design is a mistake? Really? Common! It's one of the most successful companies in the world.
About MIUI 8, I won't try it until it's beta. Too much going on with the alpha...
I detected some issues on my Mi Note Pro.
- Phone app sometimes doesn't save new contacts and other times the recent calls list disappear. Rebooting solves it momentarily.
- I feel like the battery is draining a little faster on this version.
- Dropbox app detected as virus in security app...