1.Run Dual Apps like Whatsapp and Instagram
2. Record All Calls on MIUI phone
3. Take Long screen shot on MIUI Phone
Sometimes you need to take a Long Screen of any web page. You can also do this easily on your phone. First, take a screen shot by pressing Volume down + power button. Now open it from top corner and tap on the scroll option at the bottom and scroll down to take a long screenshot.
4. Shake to arrange icons on your Home screen
Now you can arrange icons in a row on your screen with a shake. Tap & hold in the empty field of your home screen. Shake your phone & see the magic.
5. Flip your phone to silence the Ringer
Another awesome feature to silent your phone. To enable this go to dialer menu incoming call settings enable ‘Flip to silence ringer.’
6. App Lock
You can easily lock any application on your phone with this feature. To enable this Go to security app tap on ”app lock” it will ask you pattern or pass. Now select the application which you want to lock on your MIUI phone.
7. Second Space
Once the second space has been created, an icon will pop up on your home screen for which you can switch back.
8. Quick Ball feature
9. Mi Mover to transfer data
With this feature, you can move contacts, messages, photos, music, videos, documents, installed apps, and other data to Other Xiaomi phone.
10. Automated task on Your phone
11. Control TV, ACs, DVD Player with MI remote
One of my fav application in the Xiaomi phone. No need to carry all you remotes. You can add all your remotes in this simple app. With this Mi remote app, you can configure almost any TV, A/V receiver, DVD player, AC, Set-top box, Projector or Camera.
12. Use Fingerprint Sensor to take Selfies
13. Clean unwanted files with Deep Clean
Clear unimportant data from apps and all unwanted files with one click. For using this feature open security app and click on ” Deep Clean ” option.
14. Customize Navigation Button
In MIUI 8 you can customize the navigation button as per your need. And change the settings and layout of the buttons. You can find all these options by going to Settings Additional Settings Buttons.
15. Launch Camera App Quickly
You can launch the camera app on your phone with the help of Volume button. To enable this option go to Settings Lock screen & password and enable the Launch camera option.
16. Pocket mode
17. Change Notifiaction Colors
Another amazing feature in MIUI 8 phone. You can change the notification LED colors on your phone. Go to Settings, tap Additional Settings Notification light.
Here, you can set a different light color for normal, call and message notifications.
18. Disable the navigation buttons while playing games
19. Double tap screen to wake
Recently MIUI team added this new feature on most of the phones. To enable this feature go to your device Settingstap on DisplayTurn on Double tap screen to wake.
20. Transfer file between your phone and computer using FTP
21. Remove an alarm automatically
You can automatically remove alarm from your phone. If there’s an alarm that you want only for one time, then you can turn on the Delete after goes off option in the alarm settings. For remove this alarm automatically.
22. Add Lock toggle button on Screen
23. Use your phone with one hand
MIUI 8 has the feature One handed mode, which allows you to use your Big phone with one hand. Simply swipe from the Home button to either the Back or Recent button,
you’ll get a menu, and set it as you want.
24. Flash alert when ringing
To enable this feature Go to dialer menu incoming call setting turn on Flash when ringing.
25. Hide your Files
No need to install any third party app to hide files on your phone. Open explorer app drag down to access the hidden folders
put a password and select file that you want to hide.
26. Block incoming calls
If you want to block all the calls and sms then follow this. Open dialer, tap on Menu button blocklist turn on