Solutions to fix XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera troubles. This phone has three great camera with 48 megapixel f/1.8 using Samsung Bright S5KGW1 sensor for standard wide and for ultra wide angle use 16 megapixel f/2.2. The last camera is use for telephoto that can take 2x optical zoom with 12 megapixel f/2.2. All photos and fast autofocus are powered by high end CPU Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855+ images signal processing that have Qualcomm Spectra 380 includes dual 14-bit CV-ISPs for high performance photo result.

However, some users get issues with XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera. We will give simple solutions to fix XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera problems.


How To Fix XIAOMI MI 9 PRO Camera Issues?

Camera is one important features when we use our smartphone. There are some possibilities that can make our XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera get some problems or can not work properly. These are some steps to fix camera issues at this phone:

#Option 1, Reset XIAOMI MI 9 PRO to Factory Default using Camera Setting Menu :

  • Turn on XIAOMI MI 9 PRO
  • Please make sure our Camera application still can work / running when Camera Icon pressed
  • Press Camera Icon to activate Camera applications
  • Go to menu Setting inside this Camera applications, usually the menu icon shaped like 3 lines box at camera applications, then choose Setting
  • At Camera Setting default menu, please scroll and find Restore default Settings
  • Please choose OK when XIAOMI MI 9 PRO ask confirmation to Reset all camera setting to factory default



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#Option 2, Reset XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera to Factory Default using Setting Menu :

Actually this steps similar with #Option 1 above, but the different only at starting process. Please use this steps when the Camera applications is not running when we press Camera Icon

  • Turn on XIAOMI MI 9 PRO
  • Go To Setting Menu
  • Choose System Apps
  • Choose Camera
  • At Camera detail menu, please scroll and find Restore default settings
  • When it ask for confirmation, please choose Ok. Then XIAOMI MI 9 PRO will be restore back to factory default setting


#Option 3, Install Alternative Camera Applications for XIAOMI MI 9 PRO :

After trying #option 1 and #option 2, but XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera still not working, then we can try to install 3th party alternative camera from Google Play Store, at this moment we recommended to install Open Camera, search from Google Play Store. This application is free and have several features to work with XIAOMI MI 9 PRO.


#Option 4, Do Hard Reset to Factory Default when All Steps to Fix XIAOMI MI 9 PRO are not working :

The last options that we can try when XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera is not work properly by doing hard reset. Please follow steps to hard reset XIAOMI MI 9 PRO at this specific article


How to Fix XIAOMI MI 9 PRO Camera Auto Focus Problems Or Blurry?

Some users get issues with XIAOMI MI 9 PRO can not focus properly. Some troubles always happen but some other users sometime focus some time not focus. There are several possibilities that can make it hard to focus:


  1. Try to clean up XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera lens. Why this is important? Because if there is a small dust stay in front of camera lens, then the camera will automatically focus to that dust or dirty object. Therefore we have to make sure wipe our camera lens with soft cloth.
  2. Check whether our XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera glass lens have some scratch or not. The scratch also will make camera focus become confuse. If we have this problems, then try to replace camera glass lens with original one at Xiaomi authorized service center.
  3. Some software / firmware version also will make XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera auto focus can not work properly. Please try to backup with latest firmware or Android version upgrade.


Why XIAOMI MI 9 PRO Camera Slow Responsive Or Lagging? 

All running applications need to use processor and RAM resources. When we run camera applications, we have to make sure RAM capacity still available. This phone has 8 GB or 12 GB RAM options for support multitasking performance. When some applications running in the background or foreground, then our RAM will become low or not enough.

What will happen when XIAOMI MI 9 PRO RAM is insufficient? To avoid this phone become hang, XIAOMI MI 9 PRO will try to find old not use applications for force close to give more free RAM capacity. This process will make some delay or lag time. Therefore when we want to make serious photo or video performance, then please close all not use applications or do soft reset or reboot before running XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera applications.


Why XIAOMI MI 9 PRO Camera Error After Android Firmware Upgrade ?

At some situations, major firmware upgrade can make our XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera applications get some troubles. Please try to reset camera applications setting to factory default. If the problems still happen, then try to backup all important data and do hard reset for reformat XIAOMI MI 9 PRO to factory default.


Other FAQ of XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera :

  • Is XIAOMI MI 9 PRO front camera have LED light flash ? No, the selfie camera does not have dedicated flash, but we can use screen light to help taking better photos at very dark conditions.
  • Can we take pictures under water using XIAOMI MI 9 PRO ? No, this phone is not water resistance, therefore we can not take pictures or videos in the water.
  • Why XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera and photos blurry? It can be happen because of software or hardware. Please follow above steps to reset camera application and check whether our phone lens get troubles.
  • Why XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera show black screen or blank show nothing on the display? If the camera applications stuck or get troubles, the display will show black screen. We need to follow steps at #option 1 or # 2 above to reset the camera software.
  • How To Fix XIAOMI MI 9 PRO camera slow or lagging? Usually happen because too many applications run together or our RAM resources are insufficient, therefore this phone will force close other apps before running camera application.