POCO F4 5G Tips & Tricks | 45+ Special Features

POCO F4 5G Tips & Tricks | 45+ Special Features

In this article, we’ll discuss POCO F4 5G Tips & Tricks | 45+ Special Features. Here you’ll get 45+ Special Features of the POCO F4 5G.

POCO F4 5G mobile was launched on  23rd June 2022. If you already using the POCO F4 5G. then here are some Useful Tips And Tricks For You. Or in case you are looking for buying it then this is an in-depth features guide for you. If you looking to buy it then check the best price here:- Best Price.

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POCO F4 5G Tips & Tricks | 45+ Special Features

POCO F4 5G Tips & Tricks | 45+ Special Features

1. New Control Center

Let’s start this article with the control center, you got a brand new control center in POCO F4. In earlier, you got volume bar in the horizontal direction but in this phone, you’ll get them in the vertical direction. And to access the other icons you’ll need to swipe left.

2. Super wallpapers

By default, you got very boring wallpaper. You can set the Super wallpapers on this phone which will work on the home screen, lock screen, & AOD screen and it’ll give an amazing effect. For this long tap on the homepage & go to Wallpapers>Wallpapers>Super wallpapers, you’ll get five different types of Super wallpapers. You can set up anyone of them on your device.

3. Always-on Display

If you’re using Super wallpapers, then it’ll ask you to turn on AOD but if you’re not using it then, you can still use this feature. To set up this, go to your settings>Always-on Display & Lock screen>Always-on Display & turn on the Toggle next to the Always-on Display option.

4. Customize AOD

To customize your Always on Display go to settings>Always-on Display & Lock screen>Always-on Display. Now scroll down & you’ll get different customization options here. You can set text, analog & digital clock, etc as your Always-on display.

5. Notification Effect

Below the Always-on Display, you’ll get an option of Notification Effect, which is similar to edge lighting. you get three types of notification effects here, tap on what you like the most. Now when you got a notification then the edge will light up in your POCO F4.

6. Sidebar

Another feature you got in POCO F4 is Sidebar. To enable it, go to settings>special features>sidebar. And here turn on the toggle next to Always show. Now you’ll see a sidebar at the edge of your screen. Now you can add the different apps in the sidebar. When you open that app by using the sidebar, it’ll open up in the floating window which is pretty cool.

7. Gaming Mode

You do not get any dedicated Gaming Mode, but you still you can use your sidebar as a gaming assistant. if you go to settings>special features>sidebar>games & here turn on the toggle next to any game. Now, whenever you open that game then the sidebar will convert to gaming assistant & it’ll give you all the features of Gaming Mode.

8. Video ToolBox

Now you can use the video toolbox feature from this sidebar. To use go to the settings>special features>sidebar>video apps. In the next step select your video apps. Now when you watch a video in that app then you’ll get a toolbox at the edge. swipe it to the middle & it’ll open the toolbox & you’ll get the different options for better video playback. One of which is, to play video while the screen is off.

9. 4G+ carrier aggregation

POCO F4 is a 5G phone but you get good connectivity for 4G. You got 4G+ carrier aggregation & in the test, we found that it supports 4 4G bands.

10. Automatic call recording

On this phone, you’ll get the google dialer so when you start the call recording then both sides of the call will get an announcement of it. But you can enable the automatic call recording on this phone. For that open the dialer app & tap on the 3 dots and then go to settings>call recording, now below the always record you can choose the number for which you want to enable automatic call recording.

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11. Direct WiFi Tethering

In the POCO F4, you also got the option of Direct WiFi Tethering. With the help of this feature WiFi and hotspot work together. You can share your wifi with other people when you don’t want to share passwords.

12. Customize the App drawer

To Customize the App drawer, long tap on the home screen & go to settings>more>background. Now from here, you can change the background, layout, and app categories.

13. WiFi calling

Wi-Fi Calling is a service for smartphones providing the ability to make and receive phone calls over a Wi-Fi connection. To use this go to settings> SIM card & mobile networks>SIM, here scroll down & you will get the wifi calling option.

14. Native video call

If you are using VoLTE enabled sim then you also get native video calling support on this phone. After dialing the number in the dialer box you can directly make a video call from here.

15. Screen recorder

You also get the inbuild screen recorder on phone. For this Drop down the control center and you will see the Screen Recorder. Long press to open its settings, from here you can change the resolution to Full HD, you get 100 Mbps video quality at max, in the sound, you can choose between system & mic at a time but you can’t use both at the same time. You get a 90fps frame rate at max.

16. AI HDR enhancement

If you go to settings>display>AI image engine>AI HDR enhancement & here turn on the toggle next to AI HDR enhancement. Now if you are watching the video with low quality then it’ll convert them from SDR to HDR, which is basically the color enhancement.

17. MEMC

Below the “AI HDR enhancement” you’ll get the MEMC option. This is another option to increase the video quality. If you’re watching the video with a low framerate & feeling stutter then it’ll automatically fix that with AI and increase the quality of your video.

18. Dolby atmos support

If you listen to a lot of music then this is another great feature after the video enhancement. To enable it, go to settings>sound & vibration>sound effects & here turn on the toggle next to Dolby atmos. Below that, you’ll get some preset & other than that you also get the custom equalizer option here.

19. Multiple audio sources

Another interesting option you got in POCO F4 is “Multiple audio sources”. For this go to settings>sound & vibration>sound assistant. Here turn on the toggle next to the first two options. Now you can play the sound from multiple media & you can adjust their sound differently in a similar manner as we do in the computer.

20. Battery percentage

By default, you get the battery percentage inside the icon. To change it go to settings>Notificaion & control center>status bar>battery indicator. Now select the 3rd option from here.

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21. Network speed

To get to network speed at the top, go to settings>Notificaion & control center>status bar>show connection speed. Now turn on the toggle next to “show connection speed”.

22. Multiple Face unlock

On all phones, we got the option which can register multiple fingerprints. But in the POCO F4, you get the option to add Multiple Face unlock. For that go to settings>password & security>face unlock. Now from here, you can add multiple faces to unlock your phone.

23. Protect files/photo

In the privacy & security settings, you also get the option of “Privacy protection password”. If you keep this enabled then you get the option to hide the photo, files & notes.

24. App lock

If you want to lock your apps then go to, settings>apps>app lock. From here you can enable the app lock for different apps & you also get an option to hide your apps. you can use the fingerprint sensor & face lock to unlock these apps.

25. Dual Apps(App cloner)

If you want to use the dual apps in POCO F4 Pro then you get the app cloner feature for that. To enable it, go to settings>apps>dual apps, and after taping create & turn on the toggle next to the app name. This helps to run two versions of the same app. So if you are using WhatsApp then by using this you can make a clone of that & you’ll be able to use 2 WhatsApp on your device.

26. Performance mode

In the POCO F4 if you want more performance then you’ll get an option for that too. For this go to Settings>battery & here tap on the performance option. By default, it’s on balanced mode but if you’re doing gaming or some other heavy task then you can enable this for better performance. It can cause slight heat up but it’s very normal in the performance mode.

27. One-hand mode

In the settings>additional settings, you also get the “One-handed mode” option. Simply turn on its toggle to enable it. Now to use it, simply drag it down at the bottom middle side & your screen will shrink down to the bottom. This is pretty much similar to iOS’s one-hand mode.

28. Virtual RAM extension

In POCO F4, you also get a Virtual Ram extension option. In the settings>additional settings>memory extension. Now turn on its toggle. Now in the 6GB variant, you can increase 2GB RAM. Keep in mind that it uses your internal storage so if you lacking in storage then you can turn it off.

29. Second space

In the settings>special features, you’ll get a second space feature. Now if two people want to use one phone then it’s easily possible with the second space. You’ll get different storage & locks so the data & apps will remain safe & secret.

30. Long screenshot

On this phone, you also get a scrolling screenshot option which is named a long screenshot. When you capture a normal screenshot then you’ll get a scroll option below that, tap on it & your phone will start an automatic scroll, tap on the Done button when you want to stop it.

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31. 64MP Hi-res mode

In the POCO F4, you also get great features in the camera app. In this phone the primary camera you got is 64MP. If you want to use it then open the Camera app & go to more. Here tap on the 64MP option & you’ll get a detailed photo with a big size.

32. Ultrawide & beauty videos

As you get an Ultrawide camera in this phone you can use the Ultrawide mode in the videos. If you tap on the star icon at the top then it’ll enable the beauty for videos mode & you’ll also be able to increase & decrease its intensity.

33. Movie Frame

If you tap on the three-bar in the video section then you’ll get an option of Movie Frame. So if capture the video in horizontal mode then you will feel like you are capturing at a wide angle. So Movie Frame will give a better view of your videos.

34. Variable depth effect

If you go to Portrait Mode then you’ll get the variable depth option in the Portrait Mode by which you can customize the amount of blurriness you want in a photo.

35. Pro Mode for Videos

POCO F4 also gives you pro mode for the videos. So with the help of pro mode, you get more control in your hand while capturing a video by which you can customize your videos as you want.

36. Dual capture mode

In case you want to capture with both the front camera & rear camera then you got the new dual-mode feature for that.

37. Slo-Mo Videos

If we talk about slow-motion video then you can capture slow-motion video on this phone with the Rear & front camera. In the case of the rear camera, you can capture 960FPS video but in the case of the front camera, you can’t change settings.

38. Clone Mode

Another new mode you got in-camera is clone mode. If you want to create your clone in photo & video then you get a dedicated mode for that. It’ll give an amazing effect if you like to create videos.

39. Vlog Mode

You also get vlog mode, which will guide you to shoot some short videos & it’ll automatically add some transitions & add music & make an amazing vlog video that you can share on social media.

40. Movie Effect

Other than that you also get the Movie effect option, which you can use to add different effects to your video. This will add some professional-level effects to your video which is otherwise not possible in your phone editing.

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41. Quick Ball

Quick Ball in simple words is a touch assistant with a combination of five unique shortcuts (helps to do quick functions and tasks easily) that even users can customize also. Quick Ball is aimed to give users quick and easy access to shortcuts and apps they use frequently. You can enable it from settings>additional settings>quick ball, & turn on the toggle next to the quick ball.

42. System Navigation

You got navigation settings by default on the 3 buttons to change it, long tap on the home screen & tap on the settings. Now in the more, you’ll get the option of system navigation. From here you can choose the gesture navigation system.

43. Sunlight Mode

You get an amazing option of sunlight mode. When your auto-brightness mode is off &  you go to sunlight then you’ll not able to see anything on your phone. So sunlight mode solves this problem & automatically increase brightness level in extreme sunlight situation. To enable this go to, settings>display>brightness level>sunlight mode, here turn on the toggle next to sunlight mode.

44. -1 screen(App Vault)

If you swipe right on the home screen then you’ll see the app vault. This screen is called the “-1 screen”. To Disable, again long tap on the home screen & tap on the Settings option. Now in the more, tap on ‘home screen’ & at the 4th place, you’ll get the “-1 screen” option. Here you change the App Vault to “Google discover” or None.

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Wrap up: POCO F4 5G Tips & Tricks

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