Pocophone F1 (Poco F1) MIUI 12 update: List of reported bugs & issues
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The Pocophone F1, sold in India as the Poco F1, has had a pretty decent run since its debut back in 2018. The first device from Xiaomi’s sub-brand, Poco, has recently bagged the much-awaited MIUI 12 update.
The journey to this build has not been smooth. Users have been subjected to long waits, conflicting reports from the company among many other twists and turns. Check out our detailed coverage of this.
We know that no piece of software is perfect. And unfortunately, the same applies to Xiaomi and this new build of MIUI 12 for the Poco F1. A few issues have continued to crop up, even after this bug-fix update.
This post is set to highlight some of the issues that users of MIUI 12 on Poco F1/Pocophone F1 have been facing.
Users of the Poco F1 running MIUI 12 are reporting being unable to record slow-motion videos on their devices.
This issue has since been reported to Xiaomi and we’re awaiting official acknowledgment and a way forward.
Another bug being reported has to do with the overheating when recording 4K video that reportedly caused the MIUI 12 update to be delayed.
We’ve talked about this persistent issue here and at the time of writing, we hadn’t received any communication from Xiaomi on the same.
Some other problems reported include rapid battery drains, laggy animations, issues with touch responsiveness among others.
Below are some other bug reports we came across:
But there is a bug while registering contact, space bar doesn’t work in the field of name
We’ve looked at the issue reported above and there is a workaround for this bug. You can learn more in our coverage here.
MIUI 12’s system wallpapers also seem to be missing for a number of users on the Poco F1.
We shall continue to keep an eye on the feedback from these users and update in case any other bugs surface.
NOTE: We have these and many more Xiaomi stories in our dedicated Xiaomi section.
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