Many of the Android-based smartphone manufacturers use to introduce their own custom UI on their products that is based on the Android operating system. This option helps manufacturers to include some user friendly features that are missing in stock version of Android OS.

So does Xiaomi do with MIUI that brings several interesting features for their fans. The Chinese manufacturer has just added another utility in the MIUI 10 dubbed as WhatsApp Cleaner that enables users to wipe WhatsApp-related files, including images, video clips, voice notes, documents, and GIFs, to free up storage on the phone.

This new feature is considered helpful to many, especially those who use budget or entry-level smartphone with 16GB or less internal storage. To use the newly launched feature, you’ll have to navigate to the Settings App > WhatsApp Cleaner.


Be noted that it is currently available on phones running the MIUI 10 global beta ROM.

Besides WhatsApp Cleaner, the recent Security App update on MIUI 10 brings another two utilities – First Aid and Test network. The first one is used to scan the device for performance, network and battery-related issues offering solutions to fix those problems while on the second one is meant to measure the signal strength, WiFi strength, restricted connections for apps offering suggestions for the identified problems.

Keep enjoying new features of MIUI 10 on your Xiaomi devices…