If you’re a smartphone user then you’ve definitely used the GPS or location tracking apps like Google Maps on Android most probably. But if you’re standing anywhere at an unknown location and can’t understand where is your destination, it’s quite awkward to ask someone else. Even some times the unknown people can’t also guide properly or give wrong suggestions. In that case, only the GPS service comes in handy. Check out How to fix no location or GPS issue on Xiaomi Poco X2.
Well, Poco has unveiled its new device in India i.e., the Poco X2. The brand has been teasing the device for a long period, and finally, they have launched the device. It’s a Redmi K30 4G rebranded as Poco X2. The new device comes with a glass sandwich design and also has a 27W charger in the box.
Therefore, the GPS system will track and tell you the estimated time, way to reach the destination, traffic details, and more in real-time. Although you may face that GPS issue for the first time. By following this guide, you will get proper results and help from the next time. It basically provides accurate information and saves a lot of effort & time as well. So, if you’re using the Xiaomi Poco X2 handset and facing no location or GPS-related issues, then you will find this guide really helpful.
Xiaomi Poco X2 Device Overview
The Poco X2 sports a 6.67-inch FHD+ IPS LCD punch hole Display with a whooping 120hz screen refresh rate. The device has a screen to body ratio of 91% and in the aspect ratio of 20:9. This LCD display panel also comes with support for an “Intelligent Dynamic Refresh Rate” technology that is claimed to adjust the refresh rate to provide enhanced results dynamically. Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protects the front and rear of the smartphone. Underneath the Poco X2 it sports Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G chipset, which pairs Adreno 618. Further, there is also a second-generation Game Turbo mode, which is to boost graphics rendering.
The new smartphone also has a proprietary LiquidCool technology, which is claimed to provide 300 percent faster heat transfer over the models which don’t have a liquid cooling system. The device pairs with 6 and 8GB LPDDR4X RAM and 64, 128, and 256GB of Ufs 2.1 internal storage options. This internal Storage is further expandable up to 256GB via a micro SD card. Although the device has a hybrid SIM slot, i.e., you can insert two Nano SIMS or a Nano-SIM and a micro SD card.
Talking about optics, the Poco X2 sports a quad rear camera setup. This setup comprises of a 64MP Sony IMX 686 primary sensor with an f/1.89 aperture value. This sensor pairs with an 8MP ultra wide-angle sensor with a 120-degree field of view and f/2.2 aperture value. Further, it has a tertiary 2MP macro sensor with f/2.4 aperture and another 2MP depth sensor with the same f/2.4 aperture. To the front, the device has a dual-camera setup, which is placed in the punch hole to the top-right edge.
The Poco X2 packs a 4,500 mAh battery, which charges via type c and supports 27W fast charging tech. Poco claims that this device can be charged from 0 – 100 in just 68 minutes. The new device from Poco runs on MIUI 11 Designed for Poco on top of Android 10. The Poco X2 has a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and supports face unlock for security purposes. Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Steps to fix no location or GPS issue on Xiaomi Poco X2
- First of all, you have to install the Quick Shortcut Maker app via the Google Play Store.
- Now, launch the Quick Shortcut Maker app and look for the GPS.
- Under the GPS, you will get A-GPS settings. Just launch it.
- Then change the Home Network to All Networks > change the Server address to supl.google.com
- Finally, Save and restart the device.
- Then turn on the GPS via Quick Shortcut Maker with an internet connection (for the first time only) and use any location app like Google Maps.
We hope you’ve found this guide useful and fixed the GPS issue on your Poco X2. For any queries, let us know in the comments below.