1. Giovanni Di Toro's Avatar
    Hi,
    I'm new to android. That stated, I bought a Xiaomi MI 3 when I went to china last week, it's great, the only problem is that most apps (native apps) are in chinese. I want to know if there is a way for me to change the Android version of my device or if there is any way to adapt it to be completely english friendly.

    Thank you.
    01-27-2014 10:18 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Is the system language set to English, under Settings>Language & input>Language? If so, you may not be able to do much about the preinstalled apps, since the language selection of those apps may be baked into their code.
    01-27-2014 12:48 PM
  3. Giovanni Di Toro's Avatar
    Hello,

    Thank you for your reply. I've done that already , but my problem is that apps, mainly the market, are still in chinese or offer the chinese apps. Is there any english market at least?

    Thank you once again.
    01-27-2014 03:06 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Try downloading the Google Play Store apk and installing it. http://www.androidfilehost.com/?fid=23252070760973351

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    01-27-2014 03:52 PM
  5. vlongxiav's Avatar
    I am a Chinese and i am using XiaoMi 2A.You can install Gooleplay Store.To do this,you should install two apps first,one is google service frame and the other is google account manage program.
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    02-01-2014 01:02 PM
  6. androidloverES's Avatar
    this works well, i had the same problem with the apps being in Chinese. thank you
    02-19-2014 08:27 AM

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