Solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO F5 camera troubles. This phone has good camera performance at back side body with 64 megapixel for main camera, an 8 megapixel for 120 degree ultrawide camera and a 2 megapixel for macro camera. It has big sensor size and optical image stabilization (OIS) at main camera for help to take good photos in low light and reduce camera shake.

XIAOMI POCO F5 powered by Qualcomm Spectra 18-bit Triple ISP. This processor can help the phone to take good photos and videos in a many conditions like low-light or at bright list with accurate white balance and fast auto focus with AI processing. The camera can record movie up to 4K at 30fps using main camera.

However, some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO F5 camera. We will give simple solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO F5 camera problems.


Why XIAOMI POCO F5 Camera Slow Responsive Or Lagging? 

There are several possible reasons why your XIAOMI POCO F5 camera may malfunction or not work properly. This could be due to software or hardware issues. Therefore, we will provide some steps to help you identify the cause of the situation.


XIAOMI POCO F5 main camera has been installed with Android 13 operating system. It should work without problems to take any photos or videos. However, some users get problems with insufficient RAM. This phone has 8 GB or 12 GB RAM, but this RAM might low if we run too many multitasking applications.

What will happen when XIAOMI POCO F5 RAM is insufficient? To avoid this phone become hang, XIAOMI POCO F5 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 F5 camera applications.


How To Fix XIAOMI POCO F5 Camera Issues?

Camera is one important features when we use our smartphone. There are some possibilities that can make our XIAOMI POCO F5 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 F5 to Factory Default using Camera Setting Menu :

  • Turn on XIAOMI POCO F5
  • 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 F5 ask confirmation to Reset all camera setting to factory default


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#Option 2, Reset XIAOMI POCO F5 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 F5
  • 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 F5 will be restore back to factory default setting



#Option 3, Install Alternative Camera Applications for XIAOMI POCO F5 :

After trying #option 1 and #option 2, but XIAOMI POCO F5 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 F5.


#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 POCO F5 are not working :

The last options that we can try when XIAOMI POCO F5 camera is not work properly by doing hard reset. Please follow steps to hard reset XIAOMI POCO F5 at this specific article


How to Fix XIAOMI POCO F5 Camera Auto Focus Problems Or Blurry?

Some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO F5 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 F5 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 F5 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 F5 camera auto focus can not work properly. Please try to backup with latest firmware or Android version upgrade.


Why XIAOMI POCO F5 Camera Error After Android Firmware Upgrade ?

At some situations, major firmware upgrade can make our XIAOMI POCO F5 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 F5 to factory default.



Why XIAOMI POCO F5 Front Camera Not Working or Error ?

XIAOMI POCO F5 is design with punch hole camera at top screen. The resolution is 16 megapixel with f/2.5 aperture number. It can record movie up to 1080p at 60fps. However, some users get front camera issues like freezing or stuck. Another XIAOMI POCO F5 front camera problem is always back to main home screen when we try to open it. Why?

Mostly XIAOMI POCO F5 selfie camera problems happen because camera applications. We can try to do several options to fix XIAOMI POCO F5 front camera:

  1. First, you have to try soft reset or reboot XIAOMI POCO F5
  2. Try to reset camera applications from camera menu Setting
  3. Try to install alternative camera like Google Camera or Camera for Android or Open Camera
  4. If everything is not working then the last try is doing hard reset using menu Setting or hardware key.


Why XIAOMI POCO F5 camera Dead ?

There are two possibilities that can make our XIAOMI POCO F5 camera become non-functional or dead: software or hardware issues. We can try resetting the camera settings as a first step. If that doesn’t resolve the issue, we can proceed with a hard reset. However, if the camera remains unresponsive even after the hard reset, it is likely that there are some hardware problems. In such cases, we recommend consulting this camera hardware problems with Xiaomi authorized service center.


Other FAQ of XIAOMI POCO F5 camera :

  • Is XIAOMI POCO F5 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 F5 ? No, this phone is not water resistance, therefore we can not take pictures or videos in the water. But it still has light splash water resistance because it is powered by IP53 rating.
  • Why XIAOMI POCO F5 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 F5 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 F5 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.