MIUI (short for MI User Interface and pronounced “mee-yoo-eye”) is a firmware that runs on Xiaomi smartphones and tablets. It is based on the Android operating system and is heavily customized with a unique user interface, additional features, and integrated apps.
MIUI is known for its clean and minimalist design, customizable themes, and frequent updates. It is available in several languages and is used by millions of Xiaomi users around the world.
What is MIUI screen recorder?
MIUI screen recorder is a screen recording feature built into Xiaomi’s MIUI operating system. It allows users to record their device’s screen and audio, and also allows them to add a camera overlay to the recording.
Users can choose to record the entire screen or just a specific area, and can also choose to include or exclude audio from the recording. The recordings can be saved to the device and shared with others.
Why I did not find the MIUI Screen recorder
There could be several reasons why you are not able to find the MIUI screen recorder on your device:
- Your device may not be running the latest version of MIUI. The screen recorder feature is only available on certain versions of MIUI, so you may need to update your firmware in order to use it.
- The screen recorder feature may not be available in your region or on your specific device model. Some Xiaomi devices may not have the screen recorder feature available due to regional restrictions or hardware limitations.
- Screen recorder is not enabled by default in your device. It can be enabled in Additional settings-> Screen Recorder.
- Your device may be rooted. Rooting can cause the loss of certain features, including the screen recorder.
- You can try to check if the screen recorder is available as a third-party app in the play store or any app store which can be downloaded and installed separately.
It’s worth noting that the availability of the feature may also depend on the MIUI version your device is running, so it’s best to check the official website for more information.
An alternative to the MIUI Screen recorder
If the MIUI screen recorder is not available on your device or you are looking for alternative options, there are several third-party screen recording apps that you can use. Some popular alternatives include:
- AZ Screen Recorder: A free, easy-to-use screen recording app that allows you to record your screen and audio, and also supports recording with the front camera.
- DU Recorder: A free, feature-rich screen recording app that allows you to record your screen, and audio, and also includes a video editor.
- Mobizen Screen Recorder: A free app that allows you to record your screen and audio, and also includes a video editor.
- Lollipop Screen Recorder: A free, simple, and lightweight app that allows you to record your screen and audio, and also includes a video editor.
- Rec. (Screen Recorder): A free and open-source screen recording app that allows you to record your screen and audio, and also includes a video editor.
These are just a few examples, there are many other apps available on the app stores, and you can check the rating and the number of downloads to check the popularity of the app before installing.
How to download the MIUI Screen recorder
To download the MIUI screen recorder on a Xiaomi device, you can follow these steps:
- Open the “Settings” app on your device.
- Scroll down and tap on the “Additional settings” option.
- Tap on the “Screen Recorder” option.
- If the feature is not available on your device, you may need to update your MIUI version. You can check for updates by going to “About phone” in the settings menu and checking for “Software update”
- Once you have the screen recorder enabled you can open it by pulling down the status bar and tapping on the screen recorder icon, or you can also use the three-button navigation to open the screen recorder by long pressing the home button.
Alternatively, you can also download the latest version of MIUI from Xiaomi’s official website and flash it on your device. This method is recommended only if you have technical knowledge and experience in flashing firmware.