For the ones who consistently try to have their hands on a Xiaomi smartphone but, unfortunately, are not successful during the flash sales, F-Codes are an alternative source to purchase Xiaomi’s smartphones and other products.
If you are not acquainted with the term F Code, this article is for you.
F-code stands for Friends Code, which provides priority to the most important users who have contributed to Xiaomi at first. These users can directly buy Xiaomi Phones or other items from the official website without having to wait for flash sales.
So, when you are aware of the F-code and its advantages, there must be a question that will arise in your mind about how to get it. This article will help you understand the different ways in which you can get an F-code for yourself.
How To Get A Xiaomi F-code?
- Visit the official MIUI forum here
- Sign-in to the forum by using your Mi account login credentials
- You need to then participate in the MIUI threads by commenting
- Share your feedback
- That’s it! Soon you will get your F-code if you are contributing to the official MIUI forums.
How To Use Xiaomi F-code?
If you have received an F Code from Xiaomi then you can use it in the following manner:
- Open mi.com/in and go to the product page for which you have received the F-code. The top navigation menu will list the different codes for different gadgets
- After selecting the gadget, enter the F-code in the first box and then fill Captcha asked in the second box.
- After entering details, click on “Use F-code”
- After checking the validity of the code, it shows the gadget for which it is applicable.
- If you want to purchase the product then use it. The product will be added to your cart automatically. Select the payment method and checkout.
One should remember getting an F-code is totally dependent on the company and any way of purchasing it through any other medium is illegal. Also after receiving your official F-code, you get a validity period ranging from 3 to 7 days during which you need to use the code.