Tips and tricks to fix XIAOMI MI A1 (5X) / ANDROID ONE problems. This is Android One powered by Google which use pure Android Nougat version 7.1.1. Google promise to give latest update for their Android One smartphone. XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) have 5.5 inches LCD screen width, using Full HD 1080p resolutions to give better video view at some streaming website like Youtube or Facebook or offline movie files. XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) support dual simcard slot, but the second simcard can be use for external memory MicroSD maximum 128 GB if we need more storage to save offline movie or music or some applications data files. But this phone have big internal memory at 64 GB with better 4 GB RAM for multitasking.  Find more information about how to solve XIAOMI MI 5X problems at community.


What is Advantage of XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) (Android One) Specifications:

LCD 5.5 inches LTPS IPS
Internal memory 64 GB
Main Camera Dual 12 MP (26mm, f/2.2; 50mm, f/2.6), dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Main Camera Features phase detection autofocus, 2x optical zoom
Front camera 5 megapixel for selfie photography
Processor Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 506
Operating system Android Nougat version 7.1.1
Battery Li-Po 3080 mAh



#Option 1, Hard Reset XIAOMI MI 5X / XIAOMI MI A1 (Android One) with software menu:

  1. Turn on the XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X)
  2. Please make sure battery capacity more then 50% or better fully charge
  3. Backup important data at XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) because all data and applications will be erase or delete
  4. Go to Menu :  Setting > General Setting > Backup and Reset > Factory Data Reset
  5. Choose : Reset Device > Delete all
  6. The XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset XIAOMI MI 5X / XIAOMI MI A1 (Android One) with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X)
  2. Make sure the battery is fully charge
  3. Press and hold POWER BUTTON + VOLUME UP BUTTON key
  4. Release all button after the LCD show Recovery Mode
  5. Use Volume Button to select the option and press POWER Button to Ok or Confirm or Choose. Please choose Wipe all data to finish the Hard Reset or Master Format Steps
  6. Wait until the XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) finish the process and the phone will start again like new


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for XIAOMI MI 5X / XIAOMI MI A1 (Android One) forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

If we are really care about data security when our XIAOMI MI 5X away from us or stolen by someone else or lost, then we have to turn on screen lock protections. Maybe many important pictures or video that we have taken from incredible XIAOMI MI 5X with 12 megapixel dual camera and 5 megapixel front camera. As we know fingerprint is available at this phone, therefore we can use this functions by activate from menu setting and register our finger hand. We also can use other default security protections like screen lock pattern or password pin protections. The problems will be happen when we forgot security answer or can not open with finger scan, what should we do?

Do not worry because we can unlock or bypass forgotten screen lock pattern or password pin protections at XIAOMI MI 5X use registered Google account. Please turn ON our phone, when it ask for security answer, then we can try to give several time wrong answer continuously until our XIAOMI MI 5X freezing or locked 30 seconds, at this time we can find Forgot Password / Pattern button, press this button to unlock using Gmail account that we have already sign-in before. If we can not access our Google account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key.



Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format XIAOMI MI 5X / XIAOMI MI A1 (Android One) ?

There is no secret hidden code for XIAOMI MI 5X to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at XIAOMI MI 5X / XIAOMI MI A1 (Android One) ?

There are two phone memory type at XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X), one is internal memory and the other one is external memory. If we want to format internal memory phone then we have to do hard reset or reformat the operating system of XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) as well. Please use menu setting to do hard reset or reformat using #option 1 above, but make sure to give checkbox mark at Erase Internal SD card / Internal storage. Then it will reformat the factory default operating system and remove or erase any data inside internal memory.

To reformat or wipe or erase all data at external memory, we can use menu Setting > Storage > Erase Internal Storage / SD Card. Please always make sure all data has already backup before reformat or wipe everything, because it is hard to recover formatted / wiped data at internal or external storage.

XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) will use simcard network provider slot 2 to use external memory MicroSD type to extend phone storage. We only can use single simcard when phone use external memory card.


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How to Make Battery of XIAOMI MI 5X / XIAOMI MI A1 (Android One) Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?  

How strong XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) battery? Well for 5.5 inches LCD screen smartphone, XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) already use 3020 mAh battery capacity. Although this is not too big, but at least this capacity enough to make this phone can work full one day without need to recharge for standard users. But if the users are very active at social media, watch movie too much or playing movie continuously several hours then XIAOMI MI A1 (MI 5X) will not enough. We have to do so some adjustment. First please make LCD screen brightness as low as possible, because more bright we use screen then more battery power will use.

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