Uninstall an application on Xiaomi Redmi 4X
Uninstalling an application from your Xiaomi Redmi 4X will free up memory on your phone. Thus, in case you no longer use an application or it sends you too many notifications, it is possible to uninstall it. However, there are two types of applications that can be installed on your Xiaomi Redmi 4X: the original applications and those that you have installed yourself. We will find in this post that the handling to uninstall these two types of applications is not the same. We will first see what to do to uninstall an application on your Xiaomi Redmi 4X in the usual way. We will see in a second step the method to uninstall an application with a specialized application. Finally, we will see how to remove an application pre-installed by the manufacturer.
Uninstall a Xiaomi Redmi 4X app using the settings menu
It’s easy to uninstall an app from your Xiaomi Redmi 4X in the usual way. To do this, go to the menu parameters of the Xiaomi Redmi 4X, and then in the tab Request. Once you are there, you will see all the apps that are installed on the Xiaomi Redmi 4X. Next, you need to choose the app to uninstall and click on uninstall. you can if you want delete app data. This will allow you to free up memory on the Xiaomi Redmi 4X. As soon as it is there, the Xiaomi Redmi 4X will show you: Uninstall complete.
Delete an application from Xiaomi Redmi 4X with a specialized application
Assuming that you want to simplify your life and completely remove apps from the Xiaomi Redmi 4X, there are special apps for that. Therefore, we recommend that you use an app like Uninstall App. The latter allows you to easily sort and uninstall all the apps on the Xiaomi Redmi 4X.
Uninstall the apps installed by default on your Xiaomi Redmi 4X
However, there are several apps that are downright difficult to uninstall. Undoubtedly, the system apps or apps pre-installed by the Xiaomi Redmi 4X manufacturer are not easy to remove. There are two possibilities for you:
- Disable apps: In case your Xiaomi Redmi 4X is not rooted, this is the easiest way to handle it. And yes, it disables the app, without uninstalling it. To do this, go to: Settings / Applications and click Deactivate.
- Root your Xiaomi Redmi 4X: To be able to uninstall system applications you need permissions that you can only have with a rooted laptop. In case you want to try this option, check out our guide to root your Xiaomi Redmi 4X.