How To FIX Camera at XIAOMI POCO X2 Problems ?

Solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO X2 camera troubles. There are four rear camera with 64 megapixel for standard wide as main camera with Sony IMX686 sensor for give good camera performance. With this sensor, we can record video up to 4K at 30fps with good images stabilizer gyro-EIS for reduce handshake at video recording. The other lens is 8 megapixel for ultra wide and each 2 megapixel for macro and depth or Bokeh photo effect. This phone does not have telephoto lens, but 2x digital zoom can be use at 64 megapixel main lens. Front camera use 20 megapixel for selfie photo.

Basically this phone can give good result for daily activity, but some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO X2 camera. We will give simple solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO X2 camera problems.

How To Reset To Factory Default Camera Setting of XIAOMI POCO X2 ?

We can take many photos with AI technology whether using front or rear camera for daily activity. This is the simple steps to fix camera issues at this phone.

We give several options to self fix XIAOMI POCO X2 problems :

#Option 1, Reset XIAOMI POCO X2 to Factory Default using Camera Setting Menu :

  • Turn on XIAOMI POCO X2
  • 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 X2 ask confirmation to Reset all camera setting to factory default

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#Option 2, Reset XIAOMI POCO X2 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 X2
  • 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 X2 will be restore back to factory default setting

#Option 3, Install Alternative Camera Applications for XIAOMI POCO X2 :

After trying #option 1 and #option 2, but XIAOMI POCO X2 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 X2.

#Option 4, Do Hard Reset to Factory Default when All Steps to Fix XIAOMI POCO X2 are not working :

The last options that we can try when XIAOMI POCO X2 camera is not work properly by doing hard reset. Please follow steps to hard reset XIAOMI POCO X2 at this specific article

How to Fix XIAOMI POCO X2 Camera Auto Focus Problems ?

Some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO X2 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 X2 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 X2 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 X2 camera auto focus can not work properly. Please try to backup with latest firmware or Android version upgrade.

Why XIAOMI POCO X2 Front Camera Not Working or Error ?

This phone comes with 6.67 inches LCD screen with dual front camera at top left screen 20 megapixel and 2 megapixel. Front camera can be access easily using Xiaomi camera applications, but some users can not use XIAOMI POCO X2 front camera. If XIAOMI POCO X2 can not work properly, then we suggest to reset camera setting like steps at #option 2 above. Usually this problems happen because of software issues. This step will make front camera work again after finish reset setting menu and restart XIAOMI POCO X2.

Why XIAOMI POCO X2 camera Dead ?

There are two possibilities that can make our XIAOMI POCO X2 camera can not turn on or dead, from software or hardware. We can try to reset camera setting first. If still not work then do hard reset. However, after finish hard reset but the camera dead problems still happen on our XIAOMI POCO X2, then some hardware troubles may happen. Please consult the camera hardware at Xiaomi authorized service center.

Why XIAOMI POCO X2 Camera Error After Android Firmware Upgrade ?

This phone release with Android 10 when the first time release at the market. There are some firmware upgrade to fix bugs and improve performance. However, some users get troubles at their XIAOMI POCO X2 camera after firmware upgrade. 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 X2 to factory default.

Other FAQ of XIAOMI POCO X2 camera :

  • Is XIAOMI POCO X2 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 X2 ? No, this phone is not water resistance, therefore we can not take pictures or videos in the water.

POCO X2 Camera Not Working – How To Fix It?

  1. First, try to restart or reboot XIAOMI POCO X2.
  2. Then try to clear temporary files at camera applications. Please go toSettings>Apps>Camera>Storage and klik on Clear cacheandClear data.
  3. If the problem still not fix, then try to hard reset to factory defaults. It will reset everything including the camera settings. To do this, go to Settings>System>Reset options>Erase all data (factory reset).
  4. If after doing hard reset, the problems still happen, then maybe some hardware troubles happen, then please bring your phone to Xiaomi authorized service center

Above problems will solve other user troubles like POCO X2 Back Camera not working, POCO X2 rear camera not working, camera error in POCO X2, POCO X2 front camera not working, POCO X2 camera black screen, POCO X2 camera not working after update. Please use comment below to give more information or ask for other problems.

9 thoughts on “How To FIX Camera at XIAOMI POCO X2 Problems ?”

    • Hi, there are some problems that can make your camera not working. We suggest to try reset camera software from camera menu setting. If still can not work, then try to install other camera applications like Open Camera or something like that. However, if everything still not work, then please try to do hard reset your Xiaomi Poco X2 to factory default using menu Setting. Your phone will refresh like new again, and your camera applications will work again if the problems come from applications.

    • Hi, there are some possibilities to fix Xiaomi Poco X2 camera issues. Mostly the problems comes from Software problems. The most important thing that we can do is reset Xiaomi Poco camera software to factory default. Follow steps at option #1 or #2 above carefully.

  1. I have done all the step mentioned above but my camera is still not opening only back camera is not working i have reset my phone also then also it doesn’t work please help me

    • Hi, if you have done to hard reset your Xiaomi Poco X2 operating system to factory default, then we suspect your camera hardware is corrupt. Please consult with Xiaomi authorized service center for check your Xiaomi Poco X2 camera hardware.

    • Hi, you can try to reset camera setting first. After that you can try to use your camera again from beginning.

      If the problem still have then please try to reformat your phone OS to factory default it’s also reinstall camera applications.


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