Solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO M3 camera troubles. This is mid-end smartphone using Android 10 as factory default operating system, but it has good multiple triple camera on back side body using Samsung S5KGM1 sensor at main camera 48 megapixel Quad-Bayer f/1.8 for standard wide, other 2 cameras are 2 megapixel f/2.4 for macro and depth of field or bokeh blur effect. Front camera use 8 megapixel f/2.1 but does not have autofocus.

To give superior high quality photo result and fast autofocus performance, this phone use Qualcomm SM6115 Snapdragon 662 CPU with Qualcomm Spectra 340T image signal processor. However, some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO M3 camera. We will give simple solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO M3 camera problems.


How To Fix XIAOMI POCO M3 Camera Issues?

3 rear cameras are available to use for daily activity. There are some possibilities that can make our XIAOMI POCO M3 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 M3 to Factory Default using Camera Setting Menu :

  • Turn on XIAOMI POCO M3
  • 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 M3 ask confirmation to Reset all camera setting to factory default



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#Option 2, Reset XIAOMI POCO M3 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 M3
  • 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 M3 will be restore back to factory default setting


#Option 3, Install Alternative Camera Applications for XIAOMI POCO M3 :

After trying #option 1 and #option 2, but XIAOMI POCO M3 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 M3.


#Option 4, Do Hard Reset to Factory Default when All Steps to Fix XIAOMI POCO M3 are not working :

The last options that we can try when XIAOMI POCO M3 camera is not work properly by doing hard reset. Please follow steps to hard reset XIAOMI POCO M3 at this specific article


How to Fix XIAOMI POCO M3 Camera Auto Focus Problems ?

Some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO M3 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 M3 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 M3 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 M3 camera auto focus can not work properly. Please try to backup with latest firmware or Android version upgrade.


Other FAQ of XIAOMI POCO M3 camera :

  • Is XIAOMI POCO M3 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 M3 ? No, this phone is not water resistance, therefore we can not take pictures or videos in the water.
  • Why XIAOMI POCO M3 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 M3 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 M3 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.


Why XIAOMI POCO M3 Camera Slow Responsive Or Lagging? 

All running applications need to use processor and RAM resources, also needed when running Why XIAOMI POCO M3 main camera applications. When some applications running in the background or foreground, then our RAM will become low or not enough. What will happen when XIAOMI POCO M3 RAM is insufficient? To avoid this phone become hang, XIAOMI POCO M3 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 M3 camera applications.