MIUI 12 tips and tricks: Wanna have the smooth using experience of MIUI 12? Come and get!


The MIUI 12 is with the in-built Scanner feature. With this, you can scan QR codes and documents. So you don’t need any third-party app to scan your documents or QR Codes. You simply head to the quick setting of your Xiaomi smartphone and select Scanner from there and start using it.

2.Screen Recorder

The MIUI 12 also has a built-in screen recorder as well. Just like Android 11, the screen recorder can be used directly from the quick settings. You tap on it and start recording any screen and it will be saved in your file manager.

First, swipe down from top to open the notification panel. Swipe again to expand the quick settings tile fully.

Second, here, tap on the Screen record (it’s usually given on the second page, so you may need to swipe left on the quick setting tile to switch to the next page).

Then, you’ll see a pop-up with options to record audio and show touches while capturing the screen. As of now, there’s no option to record internal audio.

Last, select the options as per your choice and click on Start.

3.Universal Casting Tool

The MIUI 12 has a universal casting tool that allows you to cast anything onto a bigger display from your smartphone. The feature uses MiraCast technology to cast and it also comes with a private casting feature that lets you to receive calls and check notifications without interfering the casting.

4.Ultra Battery Saver

There is a new Ultra Battery Saver alongside the main battery saver feature. The new Ultra Battery Saver mode can offer up to five additional hours of usage on your device, Xiaomi claims. The latest Ultra Battery Saver mode on MIUI 12 lets you select a set of apps that you require when it is turned on.

5.Floating Windows

This is a very useful feature for Xiaomi smartphones that have large displays. MIUI 12’s floating windows feature lets any app freely float anywhere on the screen and you can open another app meanwhile. This app window can also be resized by the gesture.

6.Super Wallpaper

The new MIUI has super cool Live Wallpapers and themes. Xiaomi calls them Super Wallpapers that are just like live wallpapers with planets’ 3D models. These wallpapers zoom into the surface when you unlock the phone. The wallpapers come in two variants Earth and Mars.

Download the MIUI 12 super wallpaper from here.

Move these apk files on your smartphone.

Open any file manager app and install the apk files one by one.

Once installed, you will find these wallpapers in the wallpaper picker.

7.Virtual Identity

MIUI 12 is with a new virtual identity feature that lets you save your personal data on any app or website. The virtual identity conceals the real user data and replaces it with a virtual id. You can choose what data you want the device to share with apps and websites. You can even sign in with this id as you use a Google account to sign-up.