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How to use MIUI Camera on AOSP based ROMs? (ANX Camera)

As all Xiaomi users know Xiaomi devices have many custom AOSP ROMs. These AOSP based ROMs usually smoother than MIUI. In this case most users prefer to use AOSP instead of  MIUI. Of course, like everything else, it also has a downside. Normally you can’t use MIUI camera on AOSP based ROMs. But AEonAX and his team ported MIUI camera to AOSP based ROMs. This ported camera is called Anx Camera. In this way, you can experience many MIUI camera features such as AI mode in smoother AOSP roms.

Supported Devices:

  • Poco F1 (beryllium)
  • Mi 9T/ Redmi K20 (davinci)
  • Redmi K20 Pro (raphael)
  • Mi 8 (dipper)
  • Mi 9 (cepheus)
  • Redmi Note 7 Pro (violet)
  • Mi Mix 3 (perseus)
  • Mi 8 Pro (equuleus)
  • Mi 8 Lite (platina)
  • Mi 9 SE (grus)
  • Mi 8 SE (sirius)
  • Mi CC9 (pyxis)
  • Mi CC9e (laurus)
  • Mi A3 (laurel_sprout)
  • Redmi Note 8 (ginkgo)
  • Redmi Note 8 Pro (begonia)
  • Redmi Note 8 T (willow)
  • Mi CC9 Pro / Mi Note 10 (tucana)
  • Poco X2 / Redmi K30 (phoenix)

Also might work on those devices:

  • Mi 5 (gemini)
  • Redmi Note 5/Pro (whyred)
  • Redmi 6A (cactus)
  • Redmi 6 (cereus)
  • Redmi Note 6 Pro (tulip)
  • MiPlay (lotus)
  • Mi Max 3 (nitrogen)
  • Redmi 7 (onc)
  • Redmi 5A (riva)
  • Redmi 5 (rosy)
  • Redmi GO (tiare)
  • Mi 8 EE (ursa)
  • Mi Mix 2 (chiron)
  • Mi Note 3 (jason)
  • Redmi Note 4/X (mido)
  • Mi 6 (sagit)
  • Redmi 6 Pro (sakura)
  • Redmi 5 Pro (vince)
  • Mi 6X (wayne)
  • Mi A1 (tissot)
  • Mi A2 Lite (daisy_sprout)
  • Mi A2 (jasmine_sprout)

Requirements:

  • Anx Camera this is suggested version. If that version doesn’t work for your device also you can try other versions on the official Anx Camera website. For now, just supporting Android 11 and older verisons. Alsou you can do a search for unofficial mods for your device on later Android version than Android 11.
  • MIUI core download the latest one. Also thanks to Rei Ryuki for the module.
  • Magisk

Installation of Anx Camera

  • Download all required files and open the Magisk. And go to module tabs of right-bottom.

  • After opening the modules tab, tap the “Install from storage” button. And select MIUI core file.

  • Select and install the MIUI core module but don’t restart your device. Just go back and flash Anx Camera module too.

  • After all of these steps, find Anx Camera app and long press on it. and tap “App info” button. And you will see settings of Anx Camera app.

  • After that tap the “Permissions” tab then you will see permissions of Anx Camera app. Give the permissions if not given. If it’s already given. this step not needed.

  • After that open the Anx Camera and you will see a warning. Just tap OK.

Now, you ready to use Anx Camera. In other words, MIUI Camera. Now you should be able to taking photos with AI mode. And you can take  high-resolution photos as the device supports. If some mods don’t working, you must try fix of your unworking function using Addons part of the official Anx Camera site.

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