Interesting… Android manufacturers do not let average end users access recovery mode easily. Because you can do something harmful to your Android device there. Well, Xiaomi is one of the exceptions. Yes, you can boot into Redmi 1S Recovery Mode via build-in MIUI Updater application easily. Or the old school hardware button method that I prefer.
Redmi 1S Recovery Mode
Posted by Jayce Ooi as How to
Want to improve 3D games graphics quality on your Xiaomi Redmi1S? Yes, you can do so with Redmi 1S’s Qualcomm Adreno 305 GPU. It does indeed improve the virtual quality on 4.7 inch 1280 x 720px screen. However, there is performance hit by enable 4x MSAA (Multisample anti-aliasing) mode ~ reduce frame rate. Personally, I won’t recommend enabling it on fast pace games. But no harm to try it on casual 3D games. Or just for fun…
4x MSAA on Redmi 1S
Where is the USB debugging mode on Xiaomi Redmi 1S? You won’t find it in the Settings at all. Yes, it is hidden away. As an Android developer, you should know about it. But you might be an end user just like me, so here is the guide for you.
USB debugging mode on Redmi 1S
Want to use Developer options on your Xiaomi Redmi 1S? You won’t find it just like other Android devices even with MIUI ROM. Yes, MIUI did not enable Developer options by default as well. Therefore, you need to enable it yourself manually. The process is the same if you already know…
Developer options on Redmi 1S
Posted by Jayce Ooi as Ramblings
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is just around the corner. Everybody should get that (or iPhone 6), right? But Samsung Mobile Malaysia is giving out Samsung Gear 2 for free for the first 100 that purchase Galaxy Alpha at Samsung Experience Stores. At Malaysia, Galaxy Alpha is priced at RM 1899 while Gear 2 at RM 899. It is a great deal if you wish to buy both Galaxy Alpha and Gear 2. You save up almost RM 900. By the way, the offer is available at Samsung Experience Stores at The Gardens, Gurney Paragon and Maxis Centre KLCC only on this Friday, 19th September 2014.
Samsung Galaxy Alpha