Solutions to fix XIAOMI REDMI K50I camera troubles. This phone has three rear cameras with 64 megapixel f/1.9 for wide using Samsung Bright S5KGW2 camera sensor, the second camera is 8 megapixel f/2.2 for 120 degree ultrawide and the last camera is use for macro with 2 megapixel f/2.4. Front selfie camera resolution is 16 megapixel f/2.5.

This phone has AI camera with smart 5th generation AI by Mediatek Dimensity 8100 images signal processor. It has Imagiq 780 photo and video capture engine for enhance media result. We will get clear, accurate white balance, fast autofocus, low noise at extreme low light photo or video and many other features.

However, some users get issues with XIAOMI REDMI K50I camera. We will give simple solutions to fix XIAOMI REDMI K50I camera problems.


Why XIAOMI REDMI K50I Camera Slow Responsive Or Lagging? 

XIAOMI REDMI K50I has Xiaomi default camera applications that design with many features and filters for optimize video and photo result. Mostly slowly camera performance happen because insufficient RAM. This phone has 6 GB or 8 GB RAM that use for multitasking. If many apps run together before capture photos, then our RAM will be not enough.


What will happen when XIAOMI REDMI K50I RAM is insufficient? To avoid this phone become hang, XIAOMI REDMI K50I 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 REDMI K50I camera applications.


How To Fix XIAOMI REDMI K50I Camera Issues?

Camera is one important features when we use our smartphone. There are some possibilities that can make our XIAOMI REDMI K50I camera get some problems or can not work properly. These are some steps to fix camera issues at this phone:

#Option 1, Reset XIAOMI REDMI K50I to Factory Default using Camera Setting Menu :

  • Turn on XIAOMI REDMI K50I
  • 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 REDMI K50I ask confirmation to Reset all camera setting to factory default


how to fix camera problems on XIAOMI REDMI K50I

#Option 2, Reset XIAOMI REDMI K50I 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 REDMI K50I
  • 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 REDMI K50I will be restore back to factory default setting


#Option 3, Install Alternative Camera Applications for XIAOMI REDMI K50I :

After trying #option 1 and #option 2, but XIAOMI REDMI K50I 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 REDMI K50I.



#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 REDMI K50I are not working :

The last options that we can try when XIAOMI REDMI K50I camera is not work properly by doing hard reset. Please follow steps to hard reset XIAOMI REDMI K50I at this specific article


How to Fix XIAOMI REDMI K50I Camera Auto Focus Problems Or Blurry?

Some users get issues with XIAOMI REDMI K50I 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 REDMI K50I 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 REDMI K50I 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 REDMI K50I camera auto focus can not work properly. Please try to backup with latest firmware or Android version upgrade.


Why XIAOMI REDMI K50I Camera Error After Android Firmware Upgrade ?

At some situations, major firmware upgrade can make our XIAOMI REDMI K50I camera applications get some troubles. XIAOMI REDMI K50I use Android 12 from beginning, but there are some Android upgrade including Android 13 for improve many features and performance.

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 REDMI K50I to factory default.



Why XIAOMI REDMI K50I Front Camera Not Working or Error ?

XIAOMI REDMI K50I design with punch hole front camera that has 16 megapixel resolution. It is use Omnivision OV16A10 camera sensor with f/2.5 aperture number. The video recording resolution is 1080p at 30fps. However, some users get front camera issues like freezing or stuck. Another XIAOMI REDMI K50I front camera problem is always back to main home screen when we try to open it. Why?

Mostly XIAOMI REDMI K50I selfie camera problems happen because camera applications. We can try to do several options to fix XIAOMI REDMI K50I front camera:

  1. First, you have to try soft reset or reboot XIAOMI REDMI K50I
  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 REDMI K50I camera Dead ?

There are two possibilities that can make our XIAOMI REDMI K50I camera can not turn on or dead, from software or hardware. We can try to reset camera setting first. If still does not work then try to perform hard reset. However, after finish hard reset but the camera dead problems still happen on our XIAOMI REDMI K50I, then some hardware troubles may happen. Please consult the camera hardware at Xiaomi authorized service center.


Other FAQ of XIAOMI REDMI K50I camera :

  • Is XIAOMI REDMI K50I 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 REDMI K50I ? No, this phone is not water resistance, therefore we can not take pictures or videos in the water.
  • Why XIAOMI REDMI K50I 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 REDMI K50I 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 REDMI K50I 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.