Solutions to fix XIAOMI MIX 4 camera troubles. This is high-end smartphone that use Qualcomm SM8350 processor with high resolution 108 megapixel f/1.9 for wide using Samsung Bright S5KHMX camera sensor, 8 megapixel f/4.1 for 5x optical zoom, 13 megapixel f/2.2 for 123 degree ultrawide. It has 8 megapixel front camera with under display model, therefore we will not see any front camera neither punch hole or notch drop.

As flagship smartphone with good quality cameras, this phone need to have good images processor. It is work with Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888+ 5G that has Qualcomm Spectra 580 images signal processor with triple ISP capture for high res photos. It has great dynamic range, fast auto focus, natural color and white balance. We can record movie up to 8K at 24fps or 4K at 60fps or 1080p at 480fps. It is also has gyro-EIS (electronic images stabilization) and OIS as well for reduce handshake blur.

However, some users get issues with XIAOMI MIX 4 camera. We will give simple solutions to fix XIAOMI MIX 4 camera problems.


Why XIAOMI MIX 4 Camera Slow Responsive Or Lagging? 

Xiaomi MIUI camera has good features and filter to make our phone become better, it has been installed with Android 11 when release at the market. Some community said that using GCam also have good performance. However, some slowly camera problems usually because RAM or software problems. This phone has 8 GB or 12 GB RAM. This is big enough for multitasking performance, but some bad apps may consume a lot of RAM and will make our XIAOMI MIX 4 RAM become low or not enough.


What will happen when XIAOMI MIX 4 RAM is insufficient? To avoid this phone become hang, XIAOMI MIX 4 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 MIX 4 camera applications.


How To Fix XIAOMI MIX 4 Camera Issues?

Camera is one important features when we use our smartphone. There are some possibilities that can make our XIAOMI MIX 4 camera get some problems or can not work properly. These are some steps to fix camera issues at this phone:

#Option 1, Reset XIAOMI MIX 4 to Factory Default using Camera Setting Menu :

  • Turn on XIAOMI MIX 4
  • 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 MIX 4 ask confirmation to Reset all camera setting to factory default


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#Option 2, Reset XIAOMI MIX 4 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 MIX 4
  • 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 MIX 4 will be restore back to factory default setting


#Option 3, Install Alternative Camera Applications for XIAOMI MIX 4 :

After trying #option 1 and #option 2, but XIAOMI MIX 4 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 MIX 4.



#Option 4, Try to upgrade the firmware

Some problems happen because of software bugs. Usually if Xiaomi confirm with software troubles for their camera, then they will release upgrade software to fix camera bugs or troubles. Please try to find the operating system or update from menu Settings.


#Option 5, Do Hard Reset to Factory Default when All Steps to Fix XIAOMI MIX 4 are not working :

The last options that we can try when XIAOMI MIX 4 camera is not work properly by doing hard reset. Please follow steps to hard reset XIAOMI MIX 4 at this specific article


How to Fix XIAOMI MIX 4 Camera Auto Focus Problems Or Blurry?

Some users get issues with XIAOMI MIX 4 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 MIX 4 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 MIX 4 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 MIX 4 camera auto focus can not work properly. Please try to backup with latest firmware or Android version upgrade.


Why XIAOMI MIX 4 Camera Error After Android Firmware Upgrade ?

At some situations, major firmware upgrade can make our XIAOMI MIX 4 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 MIX 4 to factory default.


Why XIAOMI MIX 4 camera Dead ?

There are two possibilities that can make our XIAOMI MIX 4 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 MIX 4, then some hardware troubles may happen. Please consult the camera hardware at Xiaomi authorized service center.



Other FAQ of XIAOMI MIX 4 camera :

  • Is XIAOMI MIX 4 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 MIX 4 ? No, this phone is not water resistance. It has IP53 rating only for dust and splash or water protection. Therefore we can not take pictures or videos in the water.
  • Why XIAOMI MIX 4 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 MIX 4 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 MIX 4 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.