How to Activate FM Radio in Xiaomi Mi A1

How to Activate FM Radio in Xiaomi Mi A1

Hello everyone, Xiaomi has recently launched its Android One smartphone, Xiaomi Mi A1 which is completely Stock Android. Since, it's Stock Android smartphone, there are no pre installed apps unlike which are provided in MIUI. So, a simple fact states, there is no FM Radio app pre installed in Mi A1 and it is very common being a stock Android. But the problem arises, when many users all over the world are being irritated by this fact there is not any FM Radio. But Here, I'm, telling you how to use FM Radio on your latest Xiaomi Mi A1 from your smartphone:


How to activate FM Radio on Xiaomi Mi A1:

Method 1: (Simple One)

  1. Dial *#*#64663#*#* on your Xiaomi Mi A1, and it will open Hardware Test Mode on Your Device, 
  2. Now Just Scroll Down to the Bottom and Your will find FMRadio option, Just tap on that, and it will ask to insert earphone.
  3. Just plug in the earphone and navigate the channels with the backward and forward button appeared on your device.


Method 2: (A bit Time Consuming but more effective method)

  1. Download activity launcher from Google Play Store (you can uninstall this app after FM activation)
  2. Now open the activity launcher, on top left side of this app you'll find Android logo and recent activities, just tap on recent activities and click on all activities.
  3. Now it will display you all the activities of your Mi A1 device.
  4. Now scroll down a bit and you will find an option called factorykit test, just click on that and you will find 5 activities.
  5. Just click and hold on the last activity named- com.huaqin.factory.ControlCenterActivity
  6. Then, it will display you some options, just click on create activity and it will create an activity on your Xiaomi Mi A1’s screen.
  7. Now go to your screen and you will find an activity called factorykit test,
  8. Just open Factory kit test and you will find many hardware test over there, now scroll down to the bottom and click onFM radio, now it will ask you to insert the headphone and after that it will display frequencies along with forward and backward button.
  9. You cannot set frequency manually, you just have to tap on forward or backward and it will catch The frequencies and you will be able to listen FM radio on your Xiaomi Mi A1 device without any issues,



Hopefully Xiaomi will release a FM app at least for India very soon.

If you are still facing any issues on your Xiaomi Mi A1 device please contact on my personal number +91- 9210739644 so that I can personally assist you. 

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