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[Tutorial] [Feature Review] MIUI Weather and Calendar App: What's New!

2017-04-17 23:27:08
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Hello, MI Fans!

MIUI always stands out when it comes to well crafted beautuful native apps, MIUI Weather & Calendar apps are such distinct examples of this. To make the most out of these apps MIUI Global Developer ROM 7.4.13 presented some changes in them, this changes will help you utilize the goal of the apps more efficiently by presenting the information right on the main screen of those apps. Let's check them one by one and meanwhile if you haven’t yet updated to the latest available update then fire up your updater app or you can even fetch the full ROM links here.

MIUI Weather App
Design Changes

MIUI weather app already had the facility to add one or more locations but to see them you had to scroll through each of them, starting from 7.4.13 now MIUI weather app will be able to show you all the added cities' weather info in short at one place stacked together too. Along with that full weather info is available via left and right scroll just like it was before.

Also, now share and settings have been moved to the down right position available via overflow button (three dot pop-up menu).

How do I get it?
  • Open weather app
  • Press + button
  • Add as many as location/city you want
  • Press down left icon to see all city weather info stacked together

MIUI Calendar App
New Inclusions

MIUI calendar app now includes cloud based services called channels, which not only will help you utilize the time and space more but also will be able to keep you updated through out the day. It can now show you horoscope information from the selected zodiac sign, can show you news highlights or cricket news, everything right on the main screen. All you have to do is subscribe to the preferred channel, if you don't like then unsubscribe it.

How do I get it?
  • Open calendar app
  • Click a button "A more interesting calendar" (can also be reached via top right overflow menu - channel)
  • Click subscribe
  • Now the content will be shown on main homepage of calendar app

That's it for now folks! Which channels would you like to see in calendar app do let us know in the comments below & as always your suggestions, feedback & questions are welcomed in respective MIUI sections of MIUI feedback & MIUI Q&A.


How many cities I can add to be able to be displayed stacked?
- You can add as many city you want if the list is more to be shown in one screen then automatically scroll will there.

I am not able to see + button in weather app

- Scroll to the upmost position and you will be able to see it.

How do I add more channels to subscribe?
- Currently it only has three channels but there might be more in future.

How do I unsubscribe to the channels which I don't like?
- Open overflow manu from top right - channel - settings - unsubscribe.

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SAIRITWIK | from Redmi Note 3


It's cool...
2017-04-17 23:43:14

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AamanMahi | from Redmi Note 3


Much more cleaner look, way better than previous
2017-04-18 02:01:25
Mi4i and Redmi Note 3 Global Beta Tester.....

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NayanJee | from Redmi Note 3


waiting for it to come on redmi note 3
2017-04-18 02:07:45
awesome news
2017-04-18 02:51:49

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Saajan Palta | from Redmi Note 3


Very Nice Feature It Should Be On Nxt Stable Update
2017-04-18 07:08:38
nice thread
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Useful features
2017-04-18 12:53:44

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Hknagraj | from Redmi 3S


Looks interesting
2017-04-18 14:07:15
Nice thread
2017-04-18 18:01:54
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