Xiaomi has accelerated the opening speed of kernel source code opening in recent months. At present, Xiaomi publicly displays Android O-based Red Rice 6 Pro, Redmi 5 Plus and Xiaomi Mi 5X kernel source code. The products are equipped with the Snapdragon 625 processor, located in the same branch.
The release of kernel source code means that developers can more easily develop custom ROMs and more. At the end of last year, Xiaomi published the kernel source code of Xiaomi Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8 (multi-version), Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S and Xiaomi MIX3 mobile phone based on Android 9 Pie.