Solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO M2 camera troubles. Camera is very important when we use Android smartphone. This phone has four rear camera with 13 megapixel f/2.2 for wide, 8 megapixel f/2.2 for 118 degree ultra-wide, 5 megapixel f/2.4 for macro and the last camera is 2 megapixel f/2.4 for depth of field of bokeh blur effect. All photo enhancement  and fast autofocus performance is powered by Mediatek Helio G80 images signal processor that also have fast AI performance for scene detection and smart segmentation for object and background.

However, some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO M2 camera. We will give simple solutions to fix XIAOMI POCO M2 camera problems.


How To Fix XIAOMI POCO M2 Camera Issues?

This phone has great Camera applications that already preinstalled from factory default. However, there are some possibilities that can make our XIAOMI POCO M2 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 M2 to Factory Default using Camera Setting Menu :

  • Turn on XIAOMI POCO M2
  • 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 M2 ask confirmation to Reset all camera setting to factory default



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#Option 2, Reset XIAOMI POCO M2 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 M2
  • 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 M2 will be restore back to factory default setting


#Option 3, Install Alternative Camera Applications for XIAOMI POCO M2 :

After trying #option 1 and #option 2, but XIAOMI POCO M2 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 M2.


#Option 4, Do Hard Reset to Factory Default when All Steps to Fix XIAOMI POCO M2 are not working :

The last options that we can try when XIAOMI POCO M2 camera is not work properly by doing hard reset. Please follow steps to hard reset XIAOMI POCO M2 at this specific article


How to Fix XIAOMI POCO M2 Camera Auto Focus Problems Or Blurry?

Some users get issues with XIAOMI POCO M2 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 M2 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 M2 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 M2 camera auto focus can not work properly. Please try to backup with latest firmware or Android version upgrade.


Why XIAOMI POCO M2 Camera Slow Responsive Or Lagging? 

All running applications need to use processor and RAM resources, also needed when running XIAOMI POCO M2 main camera applications. Basically this phone already enough 6 GB RAM for multitasking. We have to make sure our RAM still available. When some applications running in the background or foreground, then our RAM will become low or not enough.

What will happen when XIAOMI POCO M2 RAM is insufficient? To avoid this phone become hang, XIAOMI POCO M2 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 M2 camera applications.


Why XIAOMI POCO M2 Camera Error After Android Firmware Upgrade ?

At some situations, major firmware upgrade can make our XIAOMI POCO M2 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 M2 to factory default.


Other FAQ of XIAOMI POCO M2 camera :

  • Is XIAOMI POCO M2 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 M2 ? No, this phone is not water resistance, therefore we can not take pictures or videos in the water.
  • Why XIAOMI POCO M2 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 M2 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 M2 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.