I’ve all the time mentioned that MIUI 9 is among the finest Android ROMs available on the market. I perceive that it’s not for everybody, however those that give it an opportunity will certainly get pleasure from it. That mentioned, there’s one a part of MIUI which was damaged prior to now and all the time caught out like a sore thumb. In case you are an avid MIUI consumer, it’s essential to know what I’m speaking about, nonetheless, when you nonetheless haven’t figured it out, I’m speaking in regards to the Notification Shade. MIUI’s tackle Android’s Notification Shade had all the time felt primitive to me. I hated the truth that notifications from the identical app weren’t bundled collectively and that there was no straightforward technique to do an inline reply from notification.
Fortunately, MIUI 9 takes care of all these issues. With MIUI 9 comes the “Notification Bundle” characteristic which mainly bundles all of the notifications from the identical app. This implies when you’ve got acquired a number of messages on WhatsApp, or another messaging app for that matter, you gained’t get a separate notification for every message. MIUI 9 additionally brings Fast Reply. It really works just like the Fast Reply characteristic on the inventory Android, which means you may simply swipe-down on a notification and reply proper from there.
MIUI 9 additionally introduces a number of types for notification which mainly means it should change the notification model relying on the kind of notification that you’re receiving. Within the above image, you may see how MIUI 9 handles various kinds of notification. Discover that MIUI 9 is offering obtain hyperlink proper contained in the notification within the first instance. Meaning a consumer doesn’t even need to open the app to obtain the picture. The second and third notification present how the system handles bundled and single notification. As you may see all of the messages from WhatsApp are bundled collectively and there’s a fast reply choice within the Notification Shade.
I’m pleased that Xiaomi lastly determined to repair the Notification shade on MIUI with the MIUI 9 replace. With the MIUI 9, Xiaomi has solved the one main drawback I had with the MIUI ROM. Everybody who makes use of MIUI shall be happy with this replace and love MIUI much more.