Indian Mi fans will get Xiaomi Mi 5 very soon. Mi 5 is the latest flagship device of Xiaomi, which comes with full NFC (Near Field Communication) support.

Let’s recap the Mi 5 specs:

Xiaomi Mi5 Specs
Xiaomi Mi5 Specs

Important questions are, what NFC is and how to use NFC?

Near Field Communication (NFC) is a new term of communication protocol that enable two device to connect together (like Bluetooth).

NFC is extremely powerful technology that’s enable you share apps, contact, videos, photos, web content and much more.

NFC is often used with embedded system. Some best examples are making payments, Door lock system, Attendance system etc.

How to activate NFC in your Xiaomi Mi 5:

  • Go to setting>More
  • Tap on NFC to turn it on
  • Android Beam will automatically turn on
  • If android beam does not turn on automatically then turn it on manually by tapping it (Otherwise NFC functionality will be limited)

Here is a video to guide you through the process:




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