The Chinese company – Xiaomi is frequently updating all its devices by sending software and Security Patch update. Recently, it rolled out updates for Mi A2 Lite, Mi 10 Lite, and many more smartphones. A couple of moments back, the company has reportedly released the August 2020 Security Patch update for Xiaomi Mi A3 devices.

Xiaomi Mi A3 picks August 2020 Security Patch update


The update is hitting all the devices as V11.0.20.0.QFQMIXM Firmware version. In size, it weighs around 35.55 MB and it is rolling out globally. According to the Changelog, it brings fixes for user-reported & known issues, optimizations, and improvements to increase smartphone stability. The company has not added any new features to the device.

As the update is spinning out in batches, it takes a few days to appear on all the units. However, you can check the status of the update manually by following the below steps.

How to update?

  1. Open Settings and navigate to Software updates
  2. Now, Check for updates

In case, if the update hits your smartphone then update it for the better experience. If you wish to install the update manually via Zip file then follow below.


Build: Stable (Global)

Model: Xiaomi Mi A3

Code: laurel_sprout

Firmware Version: V11.0.20.0.QFQMIXM

Android version: 10

File Type: Recovery

Size: 1.2 GB

Download from here

Xiaomi Mi A3 features

Mi A3 was launched in 2019 with a 6.09-inch display, 720 x 1560 pixels resolution, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 282 PPI density, and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 Chipset packed with 4/6 GB of RAM and 64/128 GB internal storage.

The device runs Android v9.0 Pie out of the box and fuels with 4,030 mAh battery and 18W Fast charging support. Coming to the camera, there’s a 48-MP + 8-MP + 2-Mp triple rear camera setup and a 32-MP single front-facing camera for video calls and selfies. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS,  Bluetooth 5.0, FM radio, 3.5mm audio jack etc…

Related: Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite receiving July 2020 Security Patch update.



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