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Screw around the flash photo
Screw around the flash

Sometimes we need to clean device cameras in order to get a clear picture. Cameras are often get dirty, which can reduce the quality of your photos.

Here’s a step by step guide to clean your Xiaomi’s Mi 4 cameras.

This will void your warranty. So do it at your own risk.

Step 1: Collect the tools. You have to collect one Philips screwdriver, a plunger, Microfiber cloth and a sim card tray key. You are all set.

Necessary Tools Photo
Necessary Tools

Step 2: Remove the whole sim card tray.

Remove Sim Tray Photo
Remove Sim Tray

Step 3: To remove back part use the plunger.

Remove Back Cover Photo
Remove Back Cover

Step 4: You’ll see ten small screws after removing the back cover. Open the screw and keep then in a tray to avoid losing one.

How to access and clean Xiaomi Mi 4 cameras Step by step guide
Back Part of Mi 4

Step 5:  You’ll see three larger screws around the camera flash. It is not mandatory to open these three. Left where they are.

Screw around the flash photo
Screw around the flash

Step 6: After removing all screws it will look like the below picture:

How to access and clean Xiaomi Mi 4 cameras Step by step guide-6
Back part view

Step 7: Our target is front facing camera which is located in top left corner (Red marked)

Remove the Camera photo
Remove the Camera

Step 8: Now open the camera with screwdriver or knife. See the picture below:

How to access and clean Xiaomi Mi 4 cameras Step by step guide-8
Remove the Camera

Step 8: Now clean the removed camera with the cotton bud or with Microfiber cloth. I recommend Microfiber cloth.

Clean the lens photo
Clean the lens

 

Step 9: After cleaning the lens set up the whole device in reverse order. You are all done.