What is Second Space in Xiaomi Phones?

what is second space in xiaomi phones

Xiaomi started its journey with Redmi 1S and till now, they have launched a lot of mobile phones in almost every budget segment. Whatever your requirements are, either in the budget range or looking for a flagship phone, Xiaomi is there to take care of your needs.

We all know Mi phones come with a custom layer on the top of Stock Android known as MIUI. This operating system comes with many useful features and options. But there are still some features which are very useful yet most of us don’t know about it.

One of those features is Second Space also known as Dual device mode.  You might have used Dual Apps in Xiaomi phones. For those who don’t know, Its a very useful feature that Xiaomi provides on their phones to duplicate WhatsApp, Messenger and most of the other famous apps. In this way, you can use them for another number.  Using second space, you can create a separate space on your phone where you can keep anything like personal photos, files and apps, etc.

Also Read: What should we Expect from the Upcoming Redmi Note 5?

If you use a second phone, just to keep your personal your professional files separated, this option can make your requirement of carrying a second phone obsolete.

It’s almost like having a second phone on your phone. You can keep your general files and apps available in your primary space and selectively move other files and apps to second space. This Second Space will also use Internal Storage of your phone which may raise some issues on phones having less internal storage. You can find this option under the settings menu.

what is second space in xiaomi phones

The creation of second space is quite simple and easy. After opening second space menu, tap on ‘turn on second space’ option and wait for few minutes. Second space will be created on your phone seamlessly. You will also be asked to lock this space using pattern or password.

what is second space in xiaomi phones
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Now, whenever someone asks for your phone, just give him/her with primary space opened. In this way, the person can’t even think about the second space where you have kept all your sensitive files.

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Subham Kapiswe

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