Solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO C3 camera troubles. This MediaTek Helio smartphone that use Android 10 as factory default operating system. This phone has triple camera at back side body with 13 megapixel f/2.2 for wide and dual 2 megapixel f.2,4 each for macro and depth of field or bokeh blur effect. All photo result and autofocus are powered by MediaTek Helio G35 images processing that has AI performance for give better photos result.

Do not expect too much with XIAOMI POCO C3 main camera, especially when taking photos at low light situation because the 13 megapixel main camera aperture number is not too big at f/2.2. This phone will give good photos at sufficient light or bright sunlight photos. Otherwise, we have to optimize or photos using LED light flash.

However, some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO C3 camera. We will give simple solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO C3 camera problems.


How To Fix XIAOMI POCO C3 Camera Issues?

Camera is one important features when we use our smartphone. There are some possibilities that can make our XIAOMI POCO C3 camera get some problems or can not work properly. These are some steps to fix camera issues at this phone:


#Option 1, Reset XIAOMI POCO C3 to Factory Default using Camera Setting Menu :

  • Turn on XIAOMI POCO C3
  • 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 POCO C3 ask confirmation to Reset all camera setting to factory default


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#Option 2, Reset XIAOMI POCO C3 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 POCO C3
  • 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 POCO C3 will be restore back to factory default setting


#Option 3, Install Alternative Camera Applications for XIAOMI POCO C3 :

After trying #option 1 and #option 2, but XIAOMI POCO C3 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 POCO C3.


#Option 4, Do Hard Reset to Factory Default when All Steps to Fix XIAOMI POCO C3 are not working :

The last options that we can try when XIAOMI POCO C3 camera is not work properly by doing hard reset. Please follow steps to hard reset XIAOMI POCO C3 at this specific article



How to Fix XIAOMI POCO C3 Camera Auto Focus Problems Or Blurry?

Some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO C3 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 POCO C3 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 POCO C3 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 POCO C3 camera auto focus can not work properly. Please try to backup with latest firmware or Android version upgrade.


Why XIAOMI POCO C3 Camera Slow Responsive Or Lagging? 

This phone comes with several installed applications. We have to know that camera applications will use RAM when running. This phone has 3 GB or 4 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 POCO C3 RAM is insufficient? To avoid this phone become hang, XIAOMI POCO C3 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 POCO C3 camera applications.

Why XIAOMI POCO C3 Camera Error After Android Firmware Upgrade ?

At some situations, major firmware upgrade can make our XIAOMI POCO C3 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 POCO C3 to factory default.

Other FAQ of XIAOMI POCO C3 camera :

  • Is XIAOMI POCO C3 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 POCO C3 ? No, this phone is not water resistance, therefore we can not take pictures or videos in the water.
  • Why XIAOMI POCO C3 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 POCO C3 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 POCO C3 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.