The screen of my Xiaomi Redmi 5 no longer turns on
It may happen that you want to use your Xiaomi Redmi 5 and the screen does not turn on. When that happens, it is super annoying because without a screen, the Xiaomi Redmi 5 cannot be used. That’s the kind of concern that will have to be resolved relatively quickly. But don’t worry, the fact that the screen of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 no longer works does not necessarily mean that the Xiaomi Redmi 5 needs to be changed. So, to help you see it clearly and fix your screen, we have chosen to write this text. We will first see what you need to check if the screen of your Xiaomi Redmi 5 no longer works. Later we will see what could be the causes of this problem.
What to do if the screen of your Xiaomi Redmi 5 does not turn on
These are the steps that we recommend that you follow to repair the screen of your Xiaomi Redmi 5.
Make sure your Xiaomi Redmi 5 is sufficiently charged
Yes, it is known to be stupid, however it is usually the source of the concern. We recommend that you check that your Xiaomi Redmi 5 is fully charged. In fact, sometimes a cell phone suddenly discharges without them seeing it coming. Therefore, even if you are convinced that your Xiaomi Redmi 5 was charged before the screen turned off, you need to charge it. In the event that the screen still does not work, go to the next step.
Do a forced reboot of the Xiaomi Redmi 5
Sometimes it is necessary to force restart your Xiaomi Redmi 5 for the screen to work. To perform a forced restart, it is necessary to perform one of the following 2 maneuvers:
- stay a long time press the power button .
- Hold down the button Energy and the button Low volume for about seven seconds.
Once this is done, your Xiaomi Redmi 5 will reboot. In fact, you will be able to see if the screen resumes or not. If not, go to the next step.
Make sure the Xiaomi Redmi 5 screen does not turn on
It is important to know if the Xiaomi Redmi 5 screen no longer works. And yes, it is possible that the concern comes from the other side. To check if the screen is not working properly, you will be prompted again to restart your Xiaomi Redmi 5. Assuming that Xiaomi Redmi 5 boots up, you should feel a vibration, hear a noise or the led of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 should turn on. In the event that you notice any of these 3 situations, prove that the Xiaomi Redmi 5 is well booted and the screen is not working. In the event that you do not notice any of these situations, it means that the concern does not necessarily come from the screen.
Change the screen of the Xiaomi Redmi 5
In the event that the previous step has allowed you to validate that the screen of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 is not working correctly, it means that it is a hardware problem. In this case, it will unfortunately be necessary to change the screen of the Xiaomi Redmi 5. To do this, we recommend that you go to a specialized store.
What can be the cause of the screen no longer turning on on a Xiaomi Redmi 5
There can be a number of reasons that can cause a screen to no longer turn on. Different possibilities are shown below.
Did the Xiaomi Redmi 5 catch water or humidity?
This is usually the cause of a display malfunctioning. In the event that the Xiaomi Redmi 5 has been dropped in water or in the event that you find yourself in a really wet environment recently, there is little concern. In this situation, it is possible to try warm up a bit your Xiaomi Redmi 5 with a hair dryer and press hard on the top of the screen. This sometimes allows the screen to be repaired.
Has the Xiaomi Redmi 5 crashed?
In the event that your Xiaomi Redmi 5 has recently crashed, or if the screen is broken, it is likely that the concern comes from there. We recommend that you go to the store to have the screen replaced.
Are there other signs?
In the event that your Xiaomi Redmi 5 has been doing strange things lately, this may have been a sign of concern about the operating system. And yes, if your Xiaomi Redmi 5 turns itself off, restarts itself or does other weird things, it is probably because there is a problem with the operating system. In this case we advise you to do a Factory Reset of the Xiaomi Redmi 5.