MIUI 12 adds Back Tap, another way to control your smartphone

During MIUI 12 still comes to our smartphones and its development team continues to integrate new features into the operating system. In this case, they follow the line already marked by Apple or Google, adding controls on the back of our terminal, the functionality of the so-called Back Tap.

How elegant @ s XDA Developers They found in the source code of the latest MIUI beta this feature, which is currently under development. The development team is working on a feature that uses taps (can be double or triple taps) on the back of the device to perform certain actions.


The range of double and triple touch gestures on the rear panel of our smartphone seems to be limited at the moment to taking a screenshot, turning on the flashlight, going to settings, starting the camera or opening the notification screen. While there are still possibilities that Xiaomi could expand this list with even more shortcuts.

Only time will tell us if Xiaomi will finally add this functionality to the alpha version of its MIUI.