Xiaomi Redmi 4X Tips and Tricks

Xiaomi Redmi 4X Tips and Tricks

Xiaomi Redmi 4X is company's latest smartphone after Redmi 4. We have already posted FAQ,
Photo Gallery. Here are Tips, Tricks which can be used on Redmi 4A Smartphone. Most of the Tricks works with MIUI 8 supported devices.

 How to Enable Connection speed in MIUI 8?
Go to settings- Notification & Status Bar - Enable Connection speed

How to Enable Screen Lock feature on Redmi 4X?
Go to Settings- Lock Screen & Password -Screen Lock- Choose screen lock- Pattern, PIN, Password

 How to Show Carrier Name in MIUI 8?
Go to settings- Notification & Status Bar - Enable Carrier Name

How to Enable Personal Hotspot?
Go to settings-Personal Hotspot- Enable- you can also set password

How to use IR Blaster on Redmi 4X?
You can control your electronics item like TV, AC and more with the help of Mi Remote App -Open  the app then select which you want to connect

Where is FM Radio, Calculator, Compass, Scanner, Recorder App?
It is available in tools folder

 How to show Battery Indicator in  MIUI 8?
Go to settings- Notification & Status Bar - Battery Indicator-  Graphical, percentage, Top Bar

How to enter Second Space?
Go to settings- Second Space - which let's use Two Apps

How to enable One-handed mode?
Go to Setting - Additional settings- Enable One handed mode

How to Take Screenshot?
Press Volume down + Power Button to take screenshot, U can also Slide three fingers to take screenshot -Settings - Additional settings- screenshot

How to get more battery life?
Disable Mobile Data when not in use, close Apps which are not used, Turn on Battery saver

How to reset Xiaomi Redmi 4X/ Any Xioami Phone?
Setting - Additional settings- Backup & Reset- Factory data reset (Refer to below Video)

How to Change color of Notification Light of Redmi 4X?
Go to settings- Additional settings- Notification Light - Change

How to Change functions of Buttons?
Go to settings- Additional settings-Buttons- Recent, Home, Back you can change order

Change Lock Screen Wallpaper without unlocking device - while on Lockscreen touch icon near battery bar which let you change device lock screen without unlocking Phone

Double Tap to Wake Up: This lets user Double Tap on Display and Display Wake Up no need to use Power button to enable Go to setting-Display-Double Tap screen to Wake Up

Reading Mode: This Reduces display's background glare can be useful while reading for a long time also it can be used with other apps

Call recording MIUI 8 comes with inbuilt feature without having to install any apps. To enable this go to settings and select call recording option. Tap on “Record calls automatically” to enable this feature. You also have an option to record all numbers and selected numbers.

 Long screen shot-Now you can take a long screen shot of your chat/web page, just by scrolling at one go. First, take a screen shot by pressing Volume down + power button. Once done, open it and tap on the scroll option at the bottom and scroll down to take a long screenshot.

 Hide messaging & files- to open it, swipe the screen downwards till the private section appears. Now select the files/message, which you want to hide and tap on the hide option below. It’s worth mentioning that you can protect it by setting the password as well.

 Scheduled SMS to do this, open a new conversation page in the messaging app and tap on “+” on the left side. Now select “Timed” option and schedule it whenever you want.

Fingerprint Scanner - Can be used to unlock device, Capture Photos,  Unlock Apps using Fingerprint Scanner tap on the sensor to capture selfie

Power Key to Hang Up: You can hang up the call just by pressing the power button instantly. To enable this feature, you need to go to System Settings -Additional Settings -Accessibility - Turn on the “Power button ends call” switch.

App Lock, Now you can apply lock separately on the Security Menu for selected apps. Tap the app lock option on the Security menu -> select the apps you want to lock -> Set the password. With this feature, you can either lock the apps separately or at one go.

Dual App For those, who needs two accounts on — WhatsApp, Facebook, and other apps, this feature will be helpful MIUI 8 comes with this features called as Dual Apps, where you have the possibility of creating two accounts on the same device. To enable this, go to Settings -> Dual Apps and select the apps for which you want to make another account. The second/cloned app will come with a small second space icon for easy. Below is Video how Dual App works.

Quick ball This let's use shortcut icons like Screenshot, Recent apps and more Go to setting- Additional settings- Quick ball -  Turn on Quick ball-

One- handed mode - Setting - Additional settings- One handed mode these let's use device in One Hand

Mi Mover which helps to transfer data from old phone to new Phone, Transfer Contacts, Message, photos, music and more, Easy to Pair

Full Specifications

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD 2.5D curved glass display, 450nit brightness, 1000: 1 contrast ratio, 72% NTSC color gamut
  • 1.4GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 435 processor with Adreno 505 GPU
  • 2GB RAM with 16GB storage, 3GB RAM with 32GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android with MIUI 8
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano/microSD)
  • 13MP rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, 5P lens, PDAF, LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture
  • Fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor
  • Dimensions: 139.24 x 69.96 x8.65 mm ; Weight: 150g
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
  • 4100mAh battery

Xiaomi Redmi 4X comes in in Cherry Pink, Champagne Gold and Mate Black colors priced at 699 Yuan (102) for the 2GB + 16GB model and 899 Yuan ($131) for the 3GB + 32GB version.We have listed mostly used Tips Below It offers Good battery life, Decent camera and Performance for the price point it is available

Xiaomi Redmi 4X Photo Gallery & Camera Samples

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  1. Hi I have a problem with my redmi 4x.. everytime texting in whatSapp the brightness is going from bright to low something like that and it hurts my eyes everytime I send texts... how to fix it please

    1. press on the screen then all will be ok

  2. Hi I have a problem with my redmi 4x.. everytime texting in whatSapp the brightness is going from bright to low something like that and it hurts my eyes everytime I send texts... how to fix it please

    1. its in notification bar...capital letter "A" brightness...u have to disable it

  3. Hi my redmi 4x is not charging. When I plug it into the charger it makes the noise to suggest it's charging then another noise to suggest it's stop charging.

  4. when I try to use the finger print it says Couldn't add fingerprint this time. what do i do

  5. I have a problem.... How hide number while texting someone, i wanna show just name not number.... Same in case of calling!!
    Please suggests me possible solutions.... Thanks.