NFC is a relatively recent and very practical technology. This technology is being used more and more in Android phones like Xiaomi. With NFC it is possible to do many things in various areas of activity. So we decided to write this article to address the issue of NFC and show you how to activate Xiaomi. Let’s first see what NFC is for. We will learn in a second step how to enable NFC on Xiaomi. Finally, we will show you how to use it in different situations.
What is the NFC function in Xiaomi?
the NFC, which stands for Near Field Communication it is actually wireless transfer technology. Therefore, with NFC you can exchange information or files between 2 devices. The peculiarity of this wireless technology is that it has a range of only a few centimeters. Therefore, the device that is using NFC will need to be very close to Xiaomi for it to work. Thus, NFC will allow Xiaomi to exchange files, connect to another device or pay without contact. Actually, there are many ways to use Xiaomi NFC.
Method to enable Xiaomi NFC
To use NFC on Xiaomi, it is essential that this setting is enabled on your mobile. To enable NFC on Xiaomi, you need to log in settings menu from Xiaomi. Then go to MORE or ADVANCED SETTINGS and then click on NFC. Then you need to enable or disable Xiaomi NFC. If you want to save Xiaomi battery, we recommend that you turn on NFC only when in use and turn it off at all other times.
How to use NFC with Xiaomi
Exchange files with NFC
If you want to exchange files between Xiaomi and another mobile phone, you can use NFC. To do this, you must enable NFC and you must also enable Android Bean. To do this, go to Settings > More > NFC > Android Beam . When you’re good, simply put the 2 mobile phones together and click on NFC as an option to share your file.
Pay with Xiaomi NFC
At the moment, French merchants are not yet very developed in NFC payment. To pay with Xiaomi NFC, you will need to do 2 things. The first is to have an application compatible with your bank. The second is to set up your credit card or account in this app.
Connect to a device
If you want to pair a device with Xiaomi, it is usually easier to do it with NFC. So many times it will be enough to activate the Xiaomi NFC and stick the mobile to the device to generate the pairing. This is the case, for example, with Bluetooth headphones.