How to Fix Redmi Note 11 Pro Heating Issue (10+ Methods)

If you recently switched to Redmi Note 11 Pro and facing some unexpected heating or overheating issue, then you have landed on the right page. Today, in this article I will share some easy methods with you on how to fix Redmi Note 11 Pro heating issue.

First, we know why this issue is happening and the causes which lead to overheating issue, and then some quick and effective solutions.

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1. Always Plugged into that Charger
2. Playing Games While Charging
3. Playing Games for a long time
4. Over Using of Phone
5. Downloading Large Files
6. Bad Network Connection
7. Background Running Apps
8. Using Hotspot for a Long time

So, these are some reasons which lead to overheating issues in your Redmi Note 11 Pro. Now, let’s see how to fix Redmi Note 11 Pro heating issue.


1. Restart the Phone:

When these types of issues are happening, the very first thing you should do is, Restarting the phone. Restarting the phone can fix these types of issues easily. First, restart the phone and wait for some time and you will see that your phone is not at normal temperature.

Always restart your phone at least once a day. But, this is a temporary solution, if you want to fix it permanently, then keep reading. Some easy and fast methods are there.

2. Disable Location:

Sometimes, we forget to turn off the location after using it, but this may lead to a heating issue in your phone. Because it keeps running in the background and searching for the location.

When you use some apps which need a location to access the app and after that, you forget to disable the location, and that location service still running in the background.

So, please disable the location. This will fix the Redmi Note 11 Pro heating issue.

3. Don’t play Games while charging and don’t use:

If you are a heavy gamer and heavy smartphone user then, the heating or overheating issue is very common on your phone. And if you are using and playing games while charging, then you are doing so unfairly with your phone.

Please, don’t use your phone, and don’t play games while charging. Charging is also a processing unit, and gaming is also. So, when you play games while charging, you are forcing your phone to take more RAM in your phone.

4. Don’t Play Games for a long time:

If you are a heavy gamer or pro gamer and play games for a very long time on this phone. Although, this phone is capable enough to run heavy multiplayer games like PUBG mobile, COD mobile, and free fire. But, the processor of this phone is not optimized.

Even though this is an upgraded processor and for day-to-day usage, this processor is good, but not for heavy gaming. So, please restrict yourself to playing heavy games.

5. Control In using of Phone:

As I mentioned above that this phone is capable of normal usage and not that good for gaming, and that same thing also applies to this scenario.

If you are a heavy user and mostly use phones outdoor, then this phone can create some overheating issues. So, what is the reason?

The reason is the processor is not well optimized and the brightness lever is 1200 Nits, which is very bright though.

So, try to be useless.

6. Stop Background Running Apps:

We have many apps on our phones some apps are silently consuming unnecessary data, storage, and RAM in our phones and that leads to unexpected heating issues on our phones.

So, please find which app is consuming more RAM and storage in your phone and disable the background running data.

7. Try to clear RAM:

Having apps in the background or in RAM also leads to heating issues in your phone. We use many apps on our phones and forget to close them, and they still keep running in the background.

And those apps take RAM and processing power, it’s a very small thing that we usually missed. But, they affect our phones.

8. Delete Unusual Apps:

We use many apps on our phones, some are useful and some are not. And we forget to uninstall those apps from our phones. And those apps also create so many types of problems.

Those apps take up much more space and create junk on our phones. And that leads to heating issues in our phones.

So, please identify those unusual apps which are available on your phone and remove them. Now, your phone’s storage can take an open breath.

9. Remove Large Files:

Sometimes we download large and extra-large files on our phone, but most of the time we kept them in our phone memory rather than keeping them on an external SD card or another hard drive.

And those extra files take up much more space in our phone, due to less storage and junk your phone gets overheated.

So, please either transfer them to another disk from internal storage or remove them, if they are already used. Because sometimes we also download some viruses with those files and we could not know.

10. Use the best network and network area:

If you are living in an area where the network connection is not good, or if you are using that SIM card company whose network connection is not good in your area, then most probably due to frequent network shifting you can face heating issues.

So, you can not change your living area for just a SIM card, but you can change your SIM company. If after changing the SIM card see if the issue gets fixed or not. If not then jump to the next method.

11. Update all Apps:

Using old version apps can also lead to heating issues in Redmi Note 11 Pro. So, if you are also using old version apps and still not updated, so please update all apps on your phone.

12. App Preference:

You can do another thing to get rid of this issue. You can reset the preferences of apps. To reset the app’s preference follow these steps to do.

  • Open settings in your phone
  • In the Settings app, tap on Apps
  • Then tap on three-dot at the upper right corner
  • Select the app in which you want to reset the preferences
  • Then reboot/restart the phone
  • And then check for the problem

13. Software Update:

If you still having a heating issue with your phone, then don’t worry software updates can fix Redmi Note 11 Pro heating issue. Because of some reason, some settings of your phone get turned off or changed.

Because of that, your phone receives some viruses and you could not even recognize them. So, the software updates can fix them.

To update the software or check for the update, follow these steps:

  • But before doing an update make sure that your phone should have more than 40 percent charge,
  • Your phone should have a 2X storage space more than the update size and
  • Should your phone must be connected to the WIFI or mobile.
After doing all these things, follow these steps:
  • Open settings in your phone
  • Scroll all the way down and tap on Software Update
  • If your phone is updated then, they will not show any update and wait for the next update
  • But if your phone is showing for an update then click the download button and install the update file.
  • Then, after downloading the update file, tap on the Update
  • And this method may fix the heating issue.

14. Reset the Phone:

If you have done all the methods which we have given above and you still have the same problem, then you have only one option left. And that is Factory Data Reset.

This method can also fix the problem. But, before resetting, ensure that your all-important data, files, and documents have been kept in the backup. If you haven’t backup then please backup all the important files and then reset the phone.

To reset the phone in factory data reset, follow these steps:

  • Open the Settings app on your phone
  • Then, tap on Additional Settings
  • On the Additional Settings page, scroll down and tap on Backup and reset
  • Enable the back of my data and the Automatic Restore option
  • Then Tap on Erase¬†all data(factory reset).


So, there are some methods to Fix Redmi Note 11 Pro Heating Issue. But, if you are still having the same issue, then you should go to your nearest MI service center. And these kinds of issues are very common issues in Redmi Note 11 Pro and all other phones also, so don’t worry and keep calm.

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