Backup Xiaomi Phone: Quick and Easy To Follow Methods – The Xiaomi Company came to be on April 6, 2010 and was founded by eight partners. Their first offering was the the Redmi smartphone announce in July, 2013. The mobile unit was initially released in China and in Hong Kong in limited quantity (10,000 units).
Last month, Xiaomi introduced and released it’s latest smartphone, the Redmi Note 4. It’s an impressive mobile phone with specs comparable with other latest smartphones from mobile manufacturers.
If you have been using your Xiaomi smartphone for some time now, you probably have a lot of important contacts/data/files/pictures and videos on your device. Creating a backup of your smartphone on you pc will enable you to restore it easily. This is the best time to backup Xiaomi phone to your computer.
For this article, I will show you two quick and easy methods to backup your smartphone. For the first method, we will use Xiaomi’s built-in back up app. The second method will involve an Android Data Backup/Restore program. Let’s get to it.
Backup Xiaomi Phone: Using The Built In Back-Up App
We will be using Xiaomi’s Mi line of smartphone for this method. The procedure is similar with other Xiaomi phones. Follow the steps below to backup your Xiaomi smartphone.
Step 1. Open/Run the built-in “Backup App” on you Xiaomi mobile.
Step 2. Choose all the items you want to backup (by default, everything is selected).
Step 3. Touch the “Back up” button to begin the process.
Step 4. Let the app do its work.
Step 5. When the process is complete, you should get a “Done” message on your device indicating the back up is finished.
Step 6. Tap on the “Done” message and you’re done!
You have just backed up your Xiaomi phone using the built in back up app. Remember, the back up data is on your phone so it would be wise to also save the data on your pc just to be safe. Next, we are going to use an Android back up app to save all your Xiaomi phone’s data.
Backup Xiaomi Phone: Using Syncios
Another easy way to backup Xiaomi phone is by using Syncios.
Syncios is an all-in-one data management tool for all smartphone and other devices. The app not only works with Android but with Apple’s iOS too. To use Syncios to back up your Xiaomi phone, follow the steps below.
Step 1. Download Syncios here for Windows and here for the Mac.
Step 2. Once the download is complete, click on the downloaded file to install the program.
Step 3. Connect your Xiaomi phone to your laptop/mac/pc using the cable provided.
Step 4. The app will then recognize your smartphone and you will be able to choose which data you would like to back up.
Step 5. After selecting all the data you want to back up, click on the “Start Copy” to begin the process.
Step 6. Once the back up process finishes, a prompt will pop up saying “Copy Completed“. Just click “OK” and the backup folder will open.
You are finished with your Xiaomi phone backup. You can watch the video below to see how the process is done using another “popular” phone.
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