Xiaomi Yi Camera Firmware 1.2.0 Supports Video Time Lapse

Xiaomi Today released Firmware Upgrade Version 1.2.0, available (OTA) Over the Air, through Phone from Xiaomi Yi Camera APP. This version now supports video time lapse and can captures images at 16:9 resolution at 12 MegaPixels. The 1.2.0 firmware Update process is even more simplified , connect your phone to the internet, check for the newest firmware upgrade, disconnect the phone from internet, connect the camera to the Xiaomi APP through WIFI and the update would start automatically. Note that 1.2.10 firmware version is release, see blow for more information.


  • Following is the quick release notes of Firmware 1.2.0
  • Added Video Time-Lapse Feature
  • Added Support to captures Pictures at 12 Megapixels 16:9 Resolution
  • Improved Timer shot to be stoppable when counting down
  • Improved Video Preview Experience
  • Improved Loading Speed of Camera Content
  • Improved firmware Upgrade Experience by Reducing Upload Time
  • Fixed Beeping Problem when Failed to Upgrade
  • Fixed booting Problem caused by SD card.

The firmware Upgrade v 1.2.0 is currently available Over the Air (OTA), manual download is not yet available from the official xiaomi upgrade site. In addition, the video time lapse and 16:9 support is available in App version 1.8 see the below screenshots of the updated features,video time lapse options in settings,click on the Below images for bigger view.
Xiaomi_Yi_Camera_Application_1.8_AndroidXiaomi_Yi_Camera_Application_1.8_DownloadXiaomi_Yi_Camera_Video_Time_Lapse12MP 16:9 Xiaomi yi Camera Settings

Xiaomi Yi Camera 1.8 App is available for download from this links Click here to download Xiaomi Yi Camera App_1.8 or from the App itself, 1.8  is yet to be updated on Google Play Store and 1.7.1 is available for iOS Devices

Update: 9-July-2015 Firmware 1.2.6 is now available for Download at Xiaomi Upgrade Page

Update:12-August-2015, Xiaomi released firmware version 1.2.10 , currently available through  smartphone over the air (OTA), see the below images for fixes in v1.2.10

Update:26-August-2015, Xiaomi released firmware version 1.2.12 , this firmware supports 2K Video Recording at 30 FPS, read here for more information

Update:22-September-2015, Xiaomi released firmware version 1.2.13 ,Fixed during download or playback for videos or photos, the camera may automatically shut down, Download Now

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