Tips and tricks to fix XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD problems. Like its name, the screen is fordable like we read a book. Total screen size is 8.01 inches using Fordable AMOLED using 1860 x 2480 pixels resolution. The front cover screen is AMOLED 6.52 inches at 840 x 2520 pixels resolution. This phone is powered by Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G processor together with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Adreno 660 for fast graphic rendering.

We expect this phone use Android 11, however it is use Android 10 as factory default operating system with MIUI 12. Hopefully it will get Android 11 soon. Front camera is 20 megapixel that located at cover screen. Some issues happen on XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD software or hardware. We will try to give more solutions, reviews and information at community.


What are Advantages of XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD Specifications and Features:

  • 4G LTE + 5G
  • LCD 8.01 inches
  • Internal memory 256 GB with 12 GB RAM
  • Internal memory 512 GB with 12 GB or 16 GB RAM
  • Main Camera Triple 108 MP f/1.8 + 8 MP f/2.2 + 13 MP f/2.4
  • Front camera 20 MP for selfie photography
  • Processor Octa-core 1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680
  • GPU Adreno 660
  • Operating system Android 10
  • Battery Li-Po 5020 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This is flagship smartphone with premium features like big internal storage 256 GB or 512 GB. Therefore we do not need to be worry of missing external memory slot. We still can install many applications and games that download from Google Play Store.

Please do not install new or not famous applications before read many user reviews, because there are some bad developers create fake security apps and games that contain viruses or malware. It can make our XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD get some troubles like become slowly or hang or stuck or bricks or bootloop or frozen or LCD touch screen not responsive. These kind of apps will not get “Verified by Play Protect” from Google Play Store.

What do we have to do? The first steps is try to do soft reset or reboot or restart to clean temporary files or caches from this phone. After XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD finish reboot / restart then please try to install recommended Antivirus from Google Play Store like AVAST or NORTON. We only need to install one Antivirus. This antivirus apps will try to scan all installed applications and give recommendation setting to our phone.

However, if our phone still get this problems, then please do hard reset or master format. Please note, doing hard reset will remove or erase all important data, therefore we have to backup all data first before doing master format. Doing hard reset will remove all Google account from XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD. For safety reasons, please do not install any unknown APK files, because it is very easy to make our phone getting trouble.


Recommended Antivirus For XIAOMI Smartphone


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD ?


RAM is important for running multitasking applications. This high-end smartphone has 12 GB or 16 GB RAM capacity. However, some installed apps may get crash or corrupt then make XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD run not normal or stuck or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. We have to remove temporary files and caches.

Please press and hold POWER button until XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD shutdown or turn off by itself. We also can try to press POWER + VOLUME DOWN together to turn it off. After this phone totally off, then we can press again POWER button to turn it ON.

This process will not remove any important data, therefore we can do this process anytime we want. If our XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD still can work properly, but we want to clear temporary files and caches from some applications, then please press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, continue choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.


How to backup data or Contact at XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD ?

The external memory MicroSD slot is not available, therefore we can not backup anything to external memory. However, we can connect our phone to computer using USB data cable and after our computer recognize our XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD, then please backup all important data using computer file manager application.

We also can use USB flash disk to connect using OTG or USB converter to backup data from internal memory to USB Flash Drive using XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD file manager

If our XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD has already signed in with Google account, by default our contact will be synchronize in the background to Google server. Please make sure we check all contact at Google contact server using Internet browse to make sure backup is done.


More Complete Solutions To Backup & Restore Data On XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD



How to Boot Recovery Mode at XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD ?

If we need to boot our XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD go to recovery mode. We can follow the steps at #Option 2 above from steps no.1 until no.4. After that steps finish, then we will find list of menu options, and choose Recover menu or any other menu as what we need to do.


#Option 1, Hard Reset XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD with software menu:

  1. Turn on the XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD
  2. Please make sure battery capacity more then 50% or better fully charge
  3. Backup important data at XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD 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 MIX FOLD will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  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 MIX FOLD finish the process and the phone will start again like new


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

It is always important to make sure our data and applications safe from unauthorized users, because we will have many important data or photos that taken from great triple camera 108 megapixel for wide + 8 megapixel for 3x optical zoom + 13 megapixel for 123 degree ultrawide. Please make sure all confidential data can not be access by anyone when it is lost or stolen or away from us.

Fingerprint is ready to use at side body. We can use 20 megapixel front camera for face unlock detection. We have to choose secondary protections for backup like password or screen lock pattern or pin. Because fingerprint or face recognizing can not work after XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD reboot or restart. We have to unlock using secondary protection. However, the problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or forgot screen lock pattern / password pin protection. What should we do?

For security reasons, we can not remove or bypass forgotten security protections at XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD without hard reset or master format, please follow steps at #Option 2 above to force hard reset or reformat to factory default. New Xiaomi smartphone already use latest Android version which implement FRP (Factory Reset Protection).

FRP is very important for latest Android smartphone, because it is important to secure our phone when lost or stolen. When we performing hard reset using hardware button combination key, we need to make sure that this phone is belong to us. After finish reformat, we need to bypass FRP. Please Verify your account with previous Google Account username and password.

Therefore we have to remember carefully our Google / Gmail username and password. We also recommended to activate or create XIAOMI ACCOUNT at XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD, because it can help us to bypass forgotten security protections.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD ?

There is no secret hidden code for XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD 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 MIX FOLD ?

There are two kind of memory on XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD. One is internal memory which by default use for operating system and pre-installed apps and the other one is external memory. If we want to format or erase internal memory data, then please do hard reset like steps at #Option 1 above using menu Setting. Will will reformat our XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD operating system to factory default and also erase or remove all data and downloaded applications.

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.


How to Make Battery of XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

This phone have bigger screen because it is folded. It is powered by 5020 mAh battery capacity. Because XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD use Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G CPU with 5 nm FinFET technology, then some users can use this phone full one day.

However, this phone have good quality sound system by Harman Kardon with beautiful AMOLED screen color, many users use this phone for playing games or watching movie several hours continuously. Therefore we have to do some adjustment to make it work more longer. Please make LCD screen brightness as low as possible and disable all not use connections like NFC or GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi.



  • How to Hard Reset or Master Format XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD without password / passcode ?

    When the first time setup this phone, the protections is not active. We have to choose and activate security protections, but some users get troubles when they want to reformat or hard reset XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD, because it always ask the password protections. If we can not remember the password pattern, then please try to do hard reset using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above. It will reformat XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD from OFF positions. But for security reasons, we have to make sure this phone is belong to us by type our previous Google account after finish hard reset.

  • How to Reset XIAOMI Mi ACCOUNT Forgotten Password at XIAOMI MI MIX FOLD ?

    Please follow this link For Reset Xiaomi Mi Account