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{Disarmed} Five tricks that you can put into practice with your new Xiaomi 12 thanks to MIUI 13

Five tricks that you can put into practice with your new Xiaomi 12 thanks to MIUI 13

A new generation arrives and with it a new experience in our day to day when we acquire our new phone. The new Xiaomi 12 have just been launched on the Global market, and along with them comes the latest version of MIUI 13 thanks to which we will be able to squeeze them to the fullest.

For this reason, in this post we are going to show you five tricks or curiosities that you are going to be able to use on your new phone right out of the box, all focused on making the most of its capabilities, either at the level of system tools or even in order to improve its performance in certain aspects.

Increase your phone's RAM with this simple tweak

By default, the new Xiaomi 12 and Xiaomi 12 Pro arrive with 8 GB RAM options, being able to choose an option of up to 12 GB in the case of the Pro model but, in case you do not want to spend more money on that version, You can always use one of the star functions that Xiaomi presented us with MIUI 13.

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This is none other than the ability to expand the RAM memory of the equipment virtually thanks to their internal memory, with which we will be able to gain up to 3 extra GB in addition to what we already have available in a common way. .

The most interesting thing about this function is that we will simply have to activate or deactivate it to our liking from the system settings without having to configure anything else, being able to do it in the following way:

Extend Ram Xiaomi

  • Access the settings of your Xiaomi phone
  • Scroll down and select the "Additional Settings" option
  • Once inside, click on the "Memory extension" section
  • Simply activate the option if the system allows it, if that is not the case, leave the phone's internal storage free until it allows it

Improve the audio captured by the phone's microphones while recording video

It is not at all strange that Xiaomi silently introduces some settings within its customization layer that significantly improve certain aspects of the phone itself , and this is precisely the case of the tool that we want to talk about in this section.

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This setting is found in the phone's camera application options, and with it we will be able to improve the quality of the audio picked up by the computer's microphones , in addition to being able to even monitor that audio through headphones as long as we have them. connected to the computer.

Basically, this tool consists of an intelligent ambient noise reduction with which we will be able to suppress those unwanted noises from our recordings and focus attention on what we are speaking to the camera, something that can save us on more than one occasion from having to eliminate the capture by an undesirable result.

To be able to activate it we will only have to:

Miui Noise Reduction

  • Access the video mode in your camera app and, at the top of the screen, open the menu and select the "Settings" option
  • Once inside, click on "Audio settings" and activate the option "Intelligent noise reduction"

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Take advantage of the new sidebar feature to increase your productivity

Another of the new functions that Xiaomi presented together with MIUI 13 was the incorporation of what is known as a sidebar , a tremendously useful tool to be able to manage the multitasking of our teams in a much more efficient way.

Miui Sidebar 1

Thanks to it you will be able to add a direct access on the right or left side of the system to any application that you configure and, once we select the application that we want to open, it will be executed in a floating window format, being able to adjust it completely to our liking at the format level .

In addition, the way to activate and configure it is very simple:

Miui Sidebar

  • Access the settings of your Xiaomi, Redmi or POCO phone with MIUI 13
  • Go down and enter the "Special functions" section and enter the "Sidebar" option
  • Once inside, activate "Always show" and, at the bottom, you can adjust which applications you want to add

Your new Xiaomi 12 can charge other equipment via wireless charging

It is true that this function is far from being a novelty within MIUI, but it is true that it is good to mention it for all those who do not know that their new Xiaomi 12 or Xiaomi 12 Pro has reverse wireless charging technology.

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Thanks to this functionality we can place any device compatible with Qi wireless charging technology on the back of our Xiaomi 12 and, once we have activated it, we can charge that equipment without the need to connect it to the power, something that it can save us in specific moments that we do not have a battery in another gadget such as a Bluetooth headset .

To be able to activate it, you can do it from the settings of the device itself in the following way:

Reverse Wireless Charging

  • We access the settings of our Xiaomi device
  • We select the option "Battery and performance"
  • Select the "Battery" menu in the upper panel
  • We select the option "Reverse wireless charging"

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Do not forget to activate the 120 Hz of the panel to have the best possible experience

Last but not least, we have to recommend you to activate the maximum refresh rate of up to 120 Hz on your phone, which will make the fluidity of the system improve considerably, and this is something that is disabled by default to save battery.

For this reason, we recommend that you activate this function in order to take full advantage of the capabilities of your new device , and this is something you can do in the following way:

Xiaomi display

  • Access the settings of your Xiaomi, Redmi or POCO device
  • Select the "Display" option from the menu
  • Scroll down the menu to the "Refresh rate" section if your device is compatible
  • Select the desired refresh rate, in this case "120 Hz"
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