We all are living in the age of Smartphone and we see a lot of new comers in the smartphone family which provoke us to go for a new device! Needless to say, we are quite convinced that a lot of you will be switching phones in the following couple of months. So, having the experience of switching back and forth through phones in very short periods of time, we'd share some pitfalls and small details one might forget when swapping phones. You may check out the following 5 steps and make sure you've got each one of them covered when switching away from an Android phone.
1. Syncing all the Contacts:
Before switching to a new phone, syncing contacts with the cloud is very important. In MIUI, you can use Mi Cloud to sync your contacts. You will find the option under Settings Mi Cloud
You may also use Google's cloud from Settings Accounts Google and check to see if your Contacts have been synced recently before switching away from the phone
2. Checking backed-up photos:
You may not factory reset the phone, but you will certainly want to delete all your photos off from the device before switching. Before clearing all the photos from gallery, make sure that you have backed up all photos to cloud. You can easily upload your photos to Mi Cloud. In Gallery app, you will find the settings.
3. Signing out from all the accounts:
Before switching from your previous device, another important task is to sign out from all the accounts like QQ, Google, Facebook, Skype, WeChat etc. To do this, go to Settings Accounts and delete each and every one of them
4. Clearing App Data:
To clear all the app data is very important while you switch to a new phone. You can simply do this from Settings, Apps
5. Clearing browsing data:
Another important task before switching smartphone is to clear the browsing data. This will help you in keeping your privacy secured. You can easily do this from the Settingsoption of Browser.
Fellow Mi Fans, hope the aforementioned tips will help you in ensuring your privacy as well as safety before your switching to new smartphones. Happy MIUIing!
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