How to turn on a Xiaomi Poco M5 without the Power button

It may possibly happen that the power button on your Xiaomi Poco M5 doesn’t work any longer. Certainly, it is from time to time enough to fall or a bit moisture for the button to break. Once this happens, you don’t know how to switch on your Xiaomi Poco M5 any longer. Without the Power button it seems hard to turn on a telephone, however you’ll be happy to know it truly is not impossible. Certainly, we decided to write this article to show you the different techniques. We’ll learn about first the method to force a boot without Power button. We will see in a second time the method to do it manually. At last, we will advise you an app to manage the ignition of the Xiaomi Poco M5 without the Power button.


Force the Xiaomi Poco M5 boot without a power button

Also if the power button on your Xiaomi Poco M5 doesn’t work any longer, it’s still possible to turn on the telephone. For this you will need to perform the following steps:

  • Maintain your main button and volume down
  • Keeping the two previous buttons in place, plug in the charger
  • The screen should light up with a special menu
  • Unplug the charger
  • Click on the volume down button
  • < The Xiaomi Poco M5 will start

When the Xiaomi Poco M5 starts, we advise you to go to the section below which is to install an app to manage the start of the Xiaomi Poco M5 without power button.

Start by pressing the buttons of the power button

If you are more of a manual type, you can start the Xiaomi Poco M5 by unmounting it. We do not necessarily advise you to get this done, however know that it may from time to time work. In the event you unmount the Xiaomi Poco M5 and remove the Power button, you have to learn about a little section from the Power button. It is actually sometimes possible to tie the start of Xiaomi Poco M5 by touching with two metal ends part of the section.

Install an application to manage Xiaomi Poco M5 power without the power button

When you’ve successfully started your Xiaomi Poco M5 without utilizing the power button, you’ll have to think of finding a way to do it more easily next time. That is why we advise you to download the Gravity Screen app which enables to set up for example a double tap to wake the Xiaomi Poco M5. So, also without your power button, you may continue to utilise your Xiaomi Poco M5.