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Old 12-05-2017, 11:56 PM   #31
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is there a win10 version of this?
Not using Intel chipset, so no. Only Android.
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Old 17-05-2017, 12:03 PM   #32
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I bought from Q10 Simder Trading @ Lucky Plaza. The set I got has MIUI 8.2 Global ROM which comes with Google Playstore.

Everything works fine and I'm happy with the purchase.
Turns out that the Mi Pad 3 from Simder Trading uses 3rd party ROM...and this causes the Mi Pad 3 cannot be recognized when plugged into USB port of laptop running Windows 10.

See my post below:

I got the same problem (Windows 10 cannot recognize Mi Pad 3 as USB device) after buying from Simder Trading on Q10.

See my post here to resolve the issue. Basically, I have to reflash to official China ROM (with no Google Playstore). And then have to install Playstore myself.

http://en.miui.com/thread-599818-1-1.html
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Old 19-05-2017, 02:13 PM   #33
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Turns out that the Mi Pad 3 from Simder Trading uses 3rd party ROM...and this causes the Mi Pad 3 cannot be recognized when plugged into USB port of laptop running Windows 10.

See my post below:

I got the same problem (Windows 10 cannot recognize Mi Pad 3 as USB device) after buying from Simder Trading on Q10.

See my post here to resolve the issue. Basically, I have to reflash to official China ROM (with no Google Playstore). And then have to install Playstore myself.

http://en.miui.com/thread-599818-1-1.html
The official ROM is now version 8... so does the third party ROM still have the same problem?
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Old 19-05-2017, 03:11 PM   #34
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The official ROM is now version 8... so does the third party ROM still have the same problem?
The 3rd party ROM is based on MIUI 8 which says that it is "Global". But this 3rd party ROM has a problem in that the Mi Pad 3 cannot be detected with plug into USB on Windows 10.

So I have to re-flash to official MIUI 8 ROM which is only China version. This allows the Mi Pad 3 to be recognized by Windows 10. But the official China ROM does not have Google Play. So I have to install Google Play on my own.

But one strange behavior on the China ROM that I cannot fix. Whenever I connect the Mi Pad 3 to USB, it always defaults to "Charge this device". I have to manually change it "Transfer files" every time I connect to USB.
How can I change the default to "Transfer files" when I plug into USB?
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