Hey guys what happening! Today we are here with exclusively new Tips & Tricks to get the Portrait Mode on any device. So, many of you are using Google Pixel 2 and Google pixel 2 XL and we all know that it's the best camera mobile of 2017 with it's unique and powerful portrait mode. However, you guys can also get the same Google Pixel 2's camera app on your respective devices. Thus, give a thanks to XDA Senior Member Arnova8G2, he is the best known person for his work on porting a Snapdragon-optimized version of Google Camera APP, has been modified by Charles_1's Camera NX 7.3 app to work on non-Google devices.




Now you can get Portrait mode on any of the devices: Lot of people tweeted us and we have also inspected the reports that this app brings a functioning Portrait Mode feature to devices such as Xiaomi Mi 5 and Xiaomi Mi 5s on LineageOS 15, Oneplus 3, Oneplus 3T on OxygenOS 5, Motorola Moto G5s Plus, hence these all devices are running on the leaked Oreo Beta ROM. Also, Samsung Galaxy Note 8 running the Oreo Beta ROM.


Getting Portrait mode on your device is easy and you can use it fluently too. It seems like many 64-bit devices running Android Oreo are completely compatible with Arnova8G2's port of the pixel 2 Portrait Mode feature. Also, for the non-rooters it's good news because this Mod doesn't require "Root" to function! Now, only cons of using is that it can only works with your device 'Rear Camera'. However, we are continuously having a look to the new update in which developer will soon able the Portrait Mode via the front-facing camera as well.


Download Google Camera with Portrait Mode for any Device... 

How to get Portrait Mode on any device? 

1. Download Camera NX modded Camera APK of Google Pixel 2 with Portrait mode.

2. All you have to do is uninstall any other camera app if you have installed.

3. Now restart your device once again.

4. Congrats! All done, now open new modded Camera NX that you installed and enjoy Portrait Mode on your device. 

The MIUI 9 Global ROM has been roll out to the market the Chinese smartphone making company Xiaomi has started rolling out the MIUI 9 Global ROM. The company has selected almost all the devices.

You can check out the List of devices getting an update of MIUI 9. Now the Xiaomi has recently announced the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 & Y1 Lite is in the squad. However, the MIUI 9 update will be restricted to only a few of the devices and you can see a steady rollout. Guys don’t worry we have officially got the new list. So, many devices will be soon got updated and we are slowly revealing it. Also, we will update the list soon. However, the MIUI 9 update will be restricted to only a few of the devices and you can see a steady rollout.


So, most of the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 & Y1 Lite users can’t wait for the update of MIUI 9. However, you guys can wait for the official OTA(over-the-air) update. So, those who don’t want to wait can manually download and install MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM. Also, company has announced that rest of the Xiaomi devices, will get MIUI 9 ROM at the end of this November, 2017.

The Xiaomi Redmi Y1 & Y1 Lite users are getting started receiving the MIUI 9 via an update over this weekend. So, what you have to do is wait patiently for a notification. Also, you guys can regularly check out in your updater app, to see whether your update has arrived or still you have to wait.

How to Download and Install MIUI 9 on your Xiaomi Smartphone

So, before getting started all the users of Xiaomi must check out that your battery percentage level must be above 60 percent and second you should take full backup of your APPS and data to be in a safe side.

Download Recovery or Fastboot package depending on the ROM version. If you are running the Developer ROM, then you have to download the Recovery package with .zip extension or alternatively those who are running the stable ROM shoul download the Fastboot package with .tgz extension.

Also, users of Xiaomi Redmi Y1 & Y1 Lite can also download and install the corresponding ROM from Xiaomi official website.

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Fastboot ROM

Xiaomi Redmi Y1 Lite Fastboot ROM


Steps for Installation

Step 1. Before fastbooting, users must have the bootloader unlocked. So, most of you know that how to unlock bootloader. But still those who don’t know can do it by Switching Off their smartphone and then press and hold volume down and power button simultaneously, it should power up the device with fastboot screen.


Step 2. Now users have to connect their smartphones with USB to PC, click on the refresh button in the Flash Tool APP and it should show device ID. If it will not show, then all you have to do is install Mi PC Suite and drivers from here. Now, extract the fastboot ROM downloaded, to a folder on PC.

Step 3. So, after doing this you have to open MiFlash Tool, and then select Clean available in the right down corner.

Step 4. Now, we have to browse location and select a folder where we have extracted the Fastboot ROM earlier and tap on the Flash.

Step 5. Hence, it will start flashing the device and it will take up to 3-5 minutes depending on your device as well as PC.

Note: Users should remember one thing that you should not remove your device while it is flashing.


Step 6. Finally, your device will reboot and congratulation you have successfully install MIUI 9.

Finally you have successfully install MIUI 9 on your Smartphone. Do tell us your experience and if you have any query comment in the comment box. See you guys in the next one.

See also: Know Everything about Android Oreo 8.1 Features, Changelogs


MIUI 9 Global Beta ROM Suggestions, Feedbacks, Bugs....

After the MIUI 9 rolling out in the new devices. Finally Xiaomi's new MIUI has found to be the great and works well in almost all the devices. The MIUI 9 is rolled out from November 2, 2017 and now it's getting some of the bugs and issues which were faced by the users.



The feedback from the users is right here to your doorsteps. This might be helping you before you are installing MIUI 9 on your respective devices. As we are constantly looking for the MIUI updates. Although some of our team members are also not happy with the images clicked with their respective devices using its main camera. Now talking about the users who are using MIUI 8.0 tells us that MIUI 8 has no lag as well as it also don't have any boot loops.            
So, first we will check out the main highlights as well as the Bugs which is being fixed.

Highlights New Releases

New

*New APP Vault Features
*Shortcuts
*Brief Notes
*Calendar Events

New    

*New APP Vault Features
*Shortcuts
*Brief Notes
*Calendar Events
*Cricket (India Only)

Bugs which are fixed

Lock screen, Status Bar, Notification Bar

New

*Enjoy high-quality images
*Read Stories

Fix - Previews weren't shown correctly in landscape mode.

Settings

Fix - Settings FC when changing the region

Widgets

Fix - System launcher keeps stopping when adding or opening widget after update to 7.11.10

Gallery

Fix - Gallery only shows documents even after resetting all default app setting

Mail

Fix - The mail message page layout is displayed incorrectly

Notification

No sound and vibration when receiving WhatsApp

Mi Video

Chinese language can be seen in Mi Video



Feedbacks & Bugs Fixed

[Bug1] Smartphones does not Ring! 

The smartphone is not ringing this might be the first problem you may be facing.

Users Said
"There is a problem with 8.5 and 9 stable updates; the device does not ring when I get calls, sms and any other notification. When I reboot my device then it starts ringing but after few hours or a day the problem will again occur. I also changed my ringer board as well as I also replaced the motherboard from Mi Care. Therefore, the problem is still not be fixed as there is no hardware issue as well."  


Fix

So, if you are facing the issue of ringing the device than you can try Factory Data Reset in your device this might help you out and the second thing you can try is you can install Fastboot ROM. If you have tried this out than do let us know that your issue is fixed or not. Also, our team has fully checked out with the beta testers and there is no issue in current developer ROM builds. So, you can try these two methods and tell us that will they work for you or not. 

[Bug2] Contact Number are getting Mixed up

So, are your contact number are messed up completely no problem we will tell you how to fix it and you can do it by your own. But first let's see what our users said.

Users Said
"I observed that my contacts are getting mixed up. This is creating a problem like I am not be able to send messages to one of my contacts. It will send to someone else."



Fix

Organize the Contacts

The following steps are listed below,

Step 1. Goto Contacts > menu options, choose Display preference.
Step 2. Enable the option Hide incomplete numbers.
Step 3. Choose Configure contact lists
Step 4. Select Mi Account contacts only.


Deleting Mi Account Contacts

The following steps are listed below,

Step 1. Goto Contacts > menu option, choose Organize contacts.
Step 2. Choose Merge duplicate contacts before deleting.
Step 3. Choose Delete batch > Select all the contacts > Select Delete contacts as shown below.

Next Step is to clear the App data of contact storage, for this

Method 1.

Step 1. Goto Settings > choose installed apps.
Step 2. Find Contact storage from the app list.
Step 3. Click on Clear app data

Method 2.

Goto Contacts > menu option, choose Organize contacts.
Choose Clear data.

Restoring the contacts

We need to rearrange the display preference for Google contacts

Step 1. Goto Contacts > menu options, choose Display preference.
Step 2. Enable the option Hide incomplete numbers.
Step 3. Choose Configure contact lists
Step 4. Select Google contacts only.

Finally you have fixed your issue by following the guidelines correctly. 

Turn on the sync.

Step 1. Goto Settings, Choose the Sync option.
Step 2. Choose Google from below the list.
Step 3. Choose the option for syncing Contacts> Sync now.
Step 4. After few minutes your contacts will be restored. 

Source: MIUI Forum



[Bug3] GPS is not working after the MIUI 9 Rollout 

Users Said
"This GPS issues is being spotted earlier in this year, and after that there was an update rolled out which fix the GPS problem. Now, it strike back after the update of new version of MIUI i.e., MIUI9. "

So, the problem of GPS is genuine and true, some of our team members are facing this issue, they tell us that the GPS problem will not going to be fixed even after restarting your device. The team also tells us that if they switch off GPS and then restart the device, then also issues continue. However, when I keep the GPS switched on, and then restart, after the restart in most cases the GPS works well.

Fix

Until now there is no solution for the problem. Also, some of our team members said that you can try the Factory Data Reset as it might work for you. Also, Mi Max 2, Mi Mix is fixed with the factory data reset. So, you can try this method it might help you out. Rest I would say that we and whole Mi community is continuous looking for the solution.

[Bug 4] Sometimes videos of YouTube, Facebook, Whatsapp can't run properly in MIUI 9

So, if you guys are facing this problem then what's the solution for it. So, before getting to the solution first you should see what users of MIUI 9 said

Users Said
"I have Xiaomi Redmi 4 and I have install MIUI 9 on my device and it works pretty well. However, there is a problem which I faced from last 5 to 10 days. I am not  be able to play videos sometimes from Facebook, YouTube and Whatsapp. It's not working properly and I am facing this problem from last few weeks. What is the solution for it and how it can be fixed."


Fix

So, this is the problem faced by the users. However, this is not faced by our team members. Although we have asked many of the Redmi 4 users and some of them said that sometimes video will not work properly while on the other hand some of the users said that they are not facing such problems. So, the first solution for this problem is you can reboot your device once you have start facing this problem. Also, if you still faced this problem you can restart your device with Data OFF it is recommended because sometimes your data network fall and it start interrupting your videos.

So, if you are not able to fix this issue by rebooting your device. Then, all you have to do is Factory Data Reset. This can be helpful for you and some of the users have finally fix the above issue of Videos not running properly.

[Bug5] Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Hotspot not working properly

User Said
"Hi...I am not able to ON my Wi-Fi Bluetooth and hotspot why I don't know please help me my device is Mi Note 1S
Still my device is good condition."

So, this is a genuine problem as it might be faced by you guys as our team said that they have faced this problem many times. So, what's the first solution comes to your mind. Do comment in the comment box for this. However, we have found the solution for the above problem.


Fix

The first solution is you have to do a soft reset. So, what's the soft reset this might be the first question which comes to your mind. The soft reset is you take out the battery from the device without shutting down. This might help you and fix this problem.

Second, you can reboot your device once you start facing this problem. Thus, if you not be able to fix this issue than you have to take a bold step of Factory Data Reset.

Factory Data Reset is recommended by our team as it help many of the users to fix the above problem. As, I told you earlier that before doing a Factory Data Reset you have to take a complete backup (Recommended) of the full device.      

So, these are some of the feedbacks & bugs which are fixed by our team. Hope you guys like it and do share it as much as you can. If you have any query than do let us know. Comment in the comment box for any assistance we will be right back to you. Suggestions and New Releases will soon going to rollout with the new update of MIUI 9. Also, if you guys think we have forget or missed something than do let us know in the comment section. We will appreciate any suggestions from you. 



The MIUI 9 Global ROM has been roll out to the market the Chinese smartphone making company Xiaomi has started rolling out the MIUI 9 Global ROM. The company has selected almost all the devices.

You can check out the List of devices getting an update of MIUI 9. Now the Xiaomi has recently announced the Xiaomi Mi 5S Plus is in the squad. However, the MIUI 9 update will be restricted to only a few of the devices and you can see a steady rollout. Guys don’t worry we have officially got the new list. So, many devices will be soon got updated and we are slowly revealing it. Also, we will update the list soon. However, the MIUI 9 update will be restricted to only a few of the devices and you can see a steady rollout.


So, most of the Xiaomi Mi 5S Plus users can’t wait for the update of MIUI 9. However, you guys can wait for the official OTA(over-the-air) update. So, those who don’t want to wait can manually download and install MIUI 9 Global Stable ROM. Also, company has announced that rest of the Xiaomi devices, will get MIUI 9 ROM at the end of this November, 2017.

The Xiaomi Mi 5S Plus users are getting started receiving the MIUI 9 via an update over this weekend. So, what you have to do is wait patiently for a notification. Also, you guys can regularly check out in your updater app, to see whether your update has arrived or still you have to wait.

How to Download and Install MIUI 9 on your Xiaomi Smartphone

So, before getting started all the users of Xiaomi must check out that your battery percentage level must be above 60 percent and second you should take full backup of your APPS and data to be in a safe side.

Download Recovery or Fastboot package depending on the ROM version. If you are running the Developer ROM, then you have to download the Recovery package with .zip extension or alternatively those who are running the stable ROM shoul download the Fastboot package with .tgz extension.

Also, users of Xiaomi Mi 5S Plus can also download and install the corresponding ROM from Xiaomi official website.

Xiaomi Mi 5S Plus Fastboot ROM


Steps for Installation

Step 1. Before fastbooting, users must have the bootloader unlocked. So, most of you know that how to unlock bootloader. But still those who don’t know can do it by Switching Off their smartphone and then press and hold volume down and power button simultaneously, it should power up the device with fastboot screen.


Step 2. Now users have to connect their smartphones with USB to PC, click on the refresh button in the Flash Tool APP and it should show device ID. If it will not show, then all you have to do is install Mi PC Suite and drivers from here. Now, extract the fastboot ROM downloaded, to a folder on PC.

Step 3. So, after doing this you have to open MiFlash Tool, and then select Clean available in the right down corner.


Step 4. Now, we have to browse location and select a folder where we have extracted the Fastboot ROM earlier and tap on the Flash.

Step 5. Hence, it will start flashing the device and it will take up to 3-5 minutes depending on your device as well as PC.

Note: Users should remember one thing that you should not remove your device while it is flashing.


Step 6. Finally, your device will reboot and congratulation you have successfully install MIUI 9.

Finally you have successfully install MIUI 9 on your Smartphone. Do tell us your experience and if you have any query comment in the comment box. See you guys in the next one.

See also: Know Everything about Android Oreo 8.1 Features, Changelogs