Pixel Experience

Latest version | Pixel Experience for Mi 9 SE

Pixel Experience For Mi 9 Se is now available to download And in this post, you will also see some reason to install Pixel Experience in Mi 9 Se.

If you are not a core user then you may not know that the Mi 9 Se has a codename Grus and i have referred the device using the Grus codename.

There are many custom ROMs for Mi 9 Se but this ROM is one of the most popular and probably the stable ones.

Provide grus simple and stock android looks by installing this Custom ROM.

Pixel ROM comes with two versions that are basic version and Pixel Experience Plus Edition, you can download the available builds of your device form this post itself.

In case of any problem, do check out how to install Pixel Experience ROM in Mi 9 Se using TWRP Recovery. The silly installing mistakes could result in serious boot loops.

So, let’s move towards some Mi 9 Se pixel experience ROM features and download the latest build for grus.

Requirements to use Pixel Experience in Mi 9 Se

Reasons to choose Pixel ROM for Mi 9 Se?

  • Pixel Experience Official builds have good stability.
  • To get regular updates in Mi 9 Se.
  • Neat and clean UI.
  • For updating the Android Version.

Features of Mi 9 Se Pixel Experience ROM

As we already know that this doesn’t support the plenty of customization but still, we have a few basic customizations:-

  • You can customize the style in grus pixel Experience ROM as shown in the below images.
  • Notification panel shortcuts available in this ROM.
  • You can see some special and new features of grus pixel experience ROM from Pixel tips.

  • Now, you can use automatic caption in grus pixel experience ROM.

Pixel Experience portrait photo

What Makes Pixel Experience Plus Edition Different?

  • Grus Pixel experience comes plus edition ROM  has an inbuilt screen recorder, you don’t need to use any third-party application in Mi 9 Se.
  • Plus edition grus ROM supports custom screenshot which would help you capture any selected part of the screen.

Pixel Experience custom screenshot

  • Caffeine is a toggle feature and it allows to put Mi 9 Se in sleep mode or temporary disable screen lock.
  • Mi 9 Se Pixel Experience plus edition supports show or hide notch screen feature enable it from display settings of grus.
  • It comes with a built-in Google camera or MIUI camera support for most of the devices.
  • The UI of the update is completely changed in grus pixel experience plus edition and now the changelog is also available.

The redesigned system update page:–>


Download Pixel Experience Mi 9 Se ROM

Some useful links to download ROM’s and Recovery for Mi 9 Se:-

Do checkout requirements to install Pixel ROM in Mi 9 Se.

Remember, I am not encouraging you for installing this custom ROM. Do all at your own risk and you will be the only responsible for any soft or hard brick.

Make sure to Create a backup of Mi 9 Se  before installing ROM.

Do check out how to update Pixel Experience in Mi 9 Se.

You will get both basic and plus edition ROM from below Download Link –>

Mi 9 Se (ROM link)

How to Update Pixel Experience in Mi 9 Se

Consider a Nandroid Backup of grus before wiping the partitions.

  • Open settings < system < Updates and download the latest update for Mi 9 Se.
  • Boot your grus into Recovery mode.
  • Go to wipe section.
  • Select DALVIK / ART CACHE and CACHE partitions and swipe rightwards to wipe.
  • Go to Install and browse the Pixel Experience ROM package.
  • Swipe right to flash the ROM.
  •  Now, your Mi 9 Se should have updated successfully.
Create a Nandroid Backup of Mi 9 Se Before Installing Pixel Experience

For creating a Nandroid Backup using TWRP Recovery follow all the given steps carefully -:)

You need to install TWRP Recovery in Mi 9 Se if you have not installed it yet.

  1. Power off Mi 9 Se (grus).
  2. Hold power and volume-up button simultaneously until you see the boot screen of grus.

TWRP Recovery

  1. Once the grus boot in TWRP, open backup, now select the partitions of which you want to make a backup.

Usually most of the users make the backup of system and recovery only, but I will recommend you to create a backup of vendor partition also and if you want to make the backup of all applications installed in Mi 9 Se (Grus) with their data then you can simply select the data too.

see the below-given images if you have any doubt-

  1. After selecting the partitions swipe the slider to the right side.
  2. Now hopefully the backup process is started in Mi 9 Se (grus) wait for it to be finished.
  3. After making a successful backup reboot grus to the system.
  4. Now, you can install pixel experience Mi 9 Se ROM, if you get any issue while installation then you can restore the previous backup of Mi 9 Se (grus).

Install Pixel Experience In Mi 9 Se Using TWRP Recovery

You should follow some given steps to install Pixel experience grus ROM

  • Boot TWRP Recovery.
  • Tap on Wipe section.

If you are updating the android version of Mi 9 Se by installing Pixel Experience ROM using TWRP Recovery then, I would recommend you to wipe the internal storage partition too.

otherwise, you can skip the wipe of internal storage, But it would be a dirty flash.

  • Select partition Dalvik / ART Cache, System, Data, Cache, and select the internal storage partition.
  • Swipe right to wipe the partitions of Grus.
  • Now, get back to the installation section, and browse the compatible Pixel Experience ROM.
  • After the successful installation of ROM on grus tap on reboot system.

You can install Gapps or Magisk also by following the above-given steps, It will definitely work for you if you would install a compatible version.

Download- Open Gapps

How to Root Pixel Experience Mi 9 Se ROM?

To root this ROM you need to install magisk Root in Mi 9 Se.

Download-> Magisk

  • Power Off grus.
  • Hold the Volume up + Power button to boot grus into TWRP recovery.
  • Now go to the install section and flash the Magisk.
  • Once the installation is done in Mi 9 Se (grus) tap on the reboot system.
  • Now, you should have root access in Mi 9 Se.

Use Google Camera in Pixel Experience Grus ROM

I am pretty sure that you will get camera2api support by default in this ROM but for any exception, You can check out some below-given steps.

Gcam requires camera2api and it should be pre-installed in Pixel Experience grus ROM, check camera2api support in Mi 9 Se.

If you have confirmed that your Pixel experience Mi 9 Se ROM doesn’t have the support of camera2API, then follow the below-given steps-

If camera2API is Not Enabled in Pixel experience grus ROM

    • Download the Camera2API zip file.
    • Boot Mi 9 Se (Grus) into recovery mode.
    •  Flash Camera2API.zip from Install section.
    • Check again that camera2api support is enabled or not in Mi 9 Se (Grus) by using manual camera compatibility application.
    • If camera2 api is enabled download and install gcam Mi 9 Se apk.

If camera2api support is enabled in Pixel Experience Mi 9 Se ROM

If you have enabled the support of camera2api in Mi 9 Se then you can use google camera MOD without any issues.

Thanks !! For visiting, GAME IS TECH! Stay tuned with Pixel Experience and Mi 9 Se ( grus ) Updates.

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