MIUI 1.8.5 Changelog


MarkHUK

Founder of Xiaomi.eu
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Nov 6, 2010
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Hi everyone,

Skipped giving a preview changelog as it didn't really give a lot away.

<strong>Recommended updates this week:</strong>
1. Upgrade to Android 2.3.5
2. OTA performance and streamlining
3. Camera support no SD card required to take photos

Read on for more details...
<!--more--><strong>System:</strong>
Upgraded Android OS to 2.3.5 and Gmail and Android Market
OTA performance and streamlining
Added more information to power consumption menu interface
Defy updated with latest CM Source, Restores 5 touch functionality
Optimised data migration to SD card, if the target folder is empty user will be prompted.

<strong>Phone:</strong>
Optimisation for SIM Card PIN1 and PIN2 input and operation
Optimisation of PUK input
Fixed issues with T9 showing duplicated contacts after deletion
Fix in some cases hands-free (speaker) automatically turns on
Fix password protected dialer, unable to issue emergency calls
Fix IP telephone area code prefix issues disappearing

<strong>Contacts:</strong>
Fixed issue with contacts and Gtalk
Fixed mass-delete contact photos and sync problems

<strong>Messaging:</strong>
Optimisation of layout and style theme options
Optimisation of pop-up window display and preview information
Optimisation of non-text information when prompted
Fixed File Explorer cannot send media files via SMS
Fixed abnormal status after sending MMS
Fix MMS cannot fix file name with correct suffix
Fixed FC in long-message sessions
Fixed selecting message from list view selects wrong session

<strong>Lockscreen, status bar and notifications:</strong>
Unlocking animation optimisation and efficiency

<strong>Homescreen (Desktop):</strong>
Optimisation of loading clock widget
Fix dock icon random reordering issues
Fixed issue with some users having launcher FC due to bad patch in 1.7.29
Fixed folder and hidden items issues
Fixed in some cases hiding applications cannot be found
Fix theme replacement causes some issues with homescreen icons

<strong>Browser:</strong>
Fixed forward and back function caused FC
Fixed sound problem in video playback mode
Fixed support for Google Voice Search
Fixed five point lockscreen action intent to open browser correctly

<strong>Themes:</strong>
Optimise 854 * 480 resolution display theme detail page
Fixed currently selected theme "current" icon not being displayed
Fixed issues with theme downloads showing incorrect resources totals
Fixed theme replacement does not change task management icon
Fix issue where theme packages would not apply and cause FC
Fixed errors in third-party ringtones
Fix third-party ringtones being applied causes default ringtone unable to be selected
Fix Mms audio problem
Fix in some cases theme list slide operation caused some FC issues
Fix other general FC issues

<strong>Camera:</strong>
Optimise camera focus
Camera support no SD card required to take photos

<strong>Music:</strong>
Optimised long press to switch to next song
Fix Mms audio playback unusual problems
Fix sleep mode issues
Fixed problems with download notifications and playback from completed notification
Fix player interface refresh issues

<strong>Gallery:</strong>
Optimisation of pictures to show actual size where possible
Fix FC problem when cropping a picture from SD card
Fix switching to SD Card mode, gallery does not refresh
Fix some images not displaying the view information pop up window

<strong>Access control:</strong>
New password visible when changing lock pattern, also haptic feedback
Opmisation of access control, can now directly open application from list e.g. if application is hidden on homescreen

<strong>DND Mode:</strong>
Added new homescreen icon to enter application directly

<strong>Settings:</strong>
Optimized Added "notification" to vibration options to control whether to vibrate while general notifications received
Optimized Added processors and memory info in System Settings -&gt; System -&gt; About phone
Optimized Moved media keys to "System -&gt; Keys"
Repaired Related settings wont display in "program" tab if the corresponding app is not installed,
Deleted "Default settings" under "program" tab

<strong>Backup:</strong>
Optimisation of local backup file names according to time created
Check network connection to optimise cloud backup experience
Optimised online backup speed

<strong>Download manager:</strong>
Fixed problem downloading multiple files showing incorrectly in notifications list