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    Help Aggiornamenti sicurezza

    Ciao a tutti, ho una domanda riguardante il mio Xiaomi, nel menù impostazioni-password e sicurezza-privacy, cliccando sulla voce aggiornamento della sicurezza, mi esce un popup con scritto: "è disponibile un aggiornamento software di sistema, ma solo il proprietario può installarlo". Che...
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    Backup Xiaomi and recovery files

    Hello, Sorry, I'm using google translate. I would like to try to recover some lost information from my phone. I read that it's best to make an image of the phone, and then throw this image into some recovery program. My question is whether it is possible to make such an image without root, and...
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    Help Recover Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 soft bricked with bootloader locked

    Hi. This night I went to sleep, left my Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 charging, and when woke up the phone was off, with the white light on. When tried to turn on, it stays in the Mi.com logo. So I think its a soft brick. For adittional info: Lately the phone was slow, with storage at high. Looking for...
  4. lajmonline

    Which brand of Android phones do you think is the best?

    Which brand of Android phones do you think is the best? Samsung, Xiaomi, Huawei, Honor, OnePlus, oppo, vivo, Lenovo, Asus, Google, realme, Redmi, iqoo, Nokia, Motorola, Sony, ZTE
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    Help Impossible to unlock my Redmi 9's BootLoader

    Hello! Could you help me? I have a Xiaomi Redmi 9 that recently blocked the BootLoader thanks to FastBoot because I bought a new one and I wanted to leave it factory. This device had an old MI account that I associated with my phone. When the period of Xiaomi Cloud ended, I deleted it. To...
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    Phone Screen Blue Thin Lines

    Hi guys, my Xiaomi Pocophone F3's screen looks like this. I tried searching it up on google but I cant find any picture that match mine. How do i fix this? Thanks!
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    Root (help) xiaomi stuck in between bootloader and twrp. no idea what to boot

    my problem is that : this phone does not have vendor partition which i deleted cause i thought it blocks installations of other ROMs than stock. twrp also probably is bad one cause redmi go is 64bit phone but i can load only 32bit OSes from there (error 255). Most OSes found online were always...
  8. userde

    Help Bootloop, but I can't access the Fastboot

    Hello anonymous citizen! In an attempt that didn't work to install a GSI, during fastboot I removed the recovery.img and vbmeta.img and gave fastboot reboot fastboot to acess fastbootd and I can no longer do any action on the device, being pressed the (+) and (-) and power buttons, but it...
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    Unable to update MIUI locally

    so i was trying to locally update my Redmi device from MIUI 8 (Marshmellow) to MIUI 10 (Nougat). I downloaded update .zip file and put it in internal storage in "downloaded_rom" folder. But whenever i try to apply this update Updater app shows pop up saying "To download this update, connect to a...
  10. Rob

    Xiaomi Patents Smartphone Camera Hidden Under Display

    Goodbye notches?
  11. Rob

    Xiaomi spying on Redmi Note 8 Users?

    If you've got a Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 or Note 8 Pro (or any Xiaomi phone for that matter) you may want to flush it down the toilet. The company has been accused of harvesting user data including from the microphone and camera.
  12. Android News

    Xiaomi April 25th event likely Mi A2 and Mi 6X

  13. Android News

    Xiaomi Blackshark gaming phone photos surfaces

    The Xiaomi Blackshark leaked months ago as a gaming phone and we're now seeing more details of what could be revealed at an April 13th event.
  14. Android News

    Xiaomi opening 3 new smartphone factories in India

    Xiaomi is furthering its commitment to local manufacturing by setting up three new factories in India to meet growing demand in the region.
  15. Android News

    Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s is now official

    The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s has been announced. It comes with a more powerful chipset and much more impressive dual-camera setup, but a design very similar to the Mi Mix 2. The Mix 2s shaves just a millimeter vertically and horizontally to improve the screen-to-body ratio slightly.
  16. Android News

    Xiaomi Mi A2 shown with 5.99-inch display and dual cameras

    A device recently passed through the TENAA in China with the model number M1804D2SE, and for all intents and purposes, it's expected that the phone in question is the Xiaomi Mi 6X / Mi A2. The TENAA listing reveals that the Mi A2 will feature a very similar design compared to last year's Mi A1...
  17. Android News

    Xiaomi arrives in Portugal

    Xiaomi keeps expanding its presence in Europe, with the newest country in the portfolio being Portugal. Devices from the Chinese manufacturer will be available next through retailers, including Worten, Fnac and Media Markt.
  18. Android News

    Xiaomi launches updated Redmi Note 5 with brighter camera, AI

    Xiaomi has launched an updated version of the Redmi Note 5 Pro in China. Called just Redmi Note 5, this new variant features is basically the Indian Redmi Note 5 Pro with some crucial improvements.
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    The Xiaomi Mi 7 passes through Geekbench, matching up with other flagships

    The Xiaomi Mi 7 (aka Dipper) is still roaming the wild benchmark fields – the latest sighting provides us with a Geekbench 4.1 score from the Snapdragon 845-powered phone. The unit had 6GB of RAM while a previous leak showed 8GB, which suggests there will be two memory tiers (the Mi 6 was...
  20. Android News

    Firmware files seemingly confirm the Xiaomi Mi 7 will feature a notch

    The firmware files for the Xiaomi Mi 7 have leaked and reveal several pieces of information regarding the device. Notably, the Mi 7 will likely come equipped with a notch.
  21. Android News

    Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s will come with wireless charging

    We can add wireless charging to the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s' list of improvements over the Mi Mix 2. The feature has been tipped by Xiaomi itself, via its official Weibo account.
  22. Android News

    Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s spy shot reveals the position of the dual camera

    The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s promises to bring a dual camera, though the rumors can't agree on where that camera will be located. An earlier leak put it in the center (with the LED flash separating the two lenses). This latest leak, however, shows a more iPhone X-like placement.
  23. Android News

    Xiaomi says it plans to enter US smartphone market this year or early 2019

    iaomi, one of the world’s biggest smartphone manufacturers, is planning to enter the US market by next year. The Chinese gadget maker recently expanded into western Europe, and the US smartphone market is next on its radar. The Wall Street Journal reports that Xiaomi could bring its smartphones...
  24. Android News

    Android 8.1 Oreo comes to the Xiaomi Mi A1 thanks to LineageOS 15.1

    LineageOS 15.1 has been released for the Xiaomi Mi A1 which brings an unofficial build of Android 8.1 Oreo to the device.
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    Xiaomi Mi 6 global update brings Oreo

    The Xiaomi Mi 6 is now receiving Android 8.0 Oreo. Alongside the new coat of paint, Xiaomi also had a long laundry list of improvements and bug fixes baked in.