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Entry-level Xiaomi smartphone to launch on April 8

Entry-level Xiaomi smartphone to launch on April 8

30 March, 2015 | comments (6)

Xiaomi is rumored to announce a new smartphone in the upcoming days, probably on March 31 and it could go on sale as early as April 8. The handset will cost CNY 499 or just 75. The specs of the device also leaked - it will pack with a 4.7" 720p...


Xiaomi Mi 4 64GB goes on open sale at Flipkart in India

Xiaomi Mi 4 64GB goes on open sale at Flipkart in India

28 March, 2015 | comments (24)

The rapidly growing Chinese electronics startup, Xiaomi, is going places with the series of announcements to boost the smartphone sales. Xiaomi has announced it will sell the Mi 4 64 GB model without registration on Flipkart in India starting March...

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Xiaomi starts selling smartphones at physical stores in India

Xiaomi starts selling smartphones at physical stores in India

28 March, 2015 | comments (19)

Since July 2014, Xiaomi has introduced five smartphones and one tablet based on the Android-inspired MIUI user interface in India. So far, the Chinese electronics startup has been selling those devices in partnership with Indian e-commerce company -...

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Xiaomi wants to sell 100 million smartphones this year

Xiaomi wants to sell 100 million smartphones this year

25 March, 2015 | comments (27)

Xiaomi sure hopes its parts suppliers will be able to keep up with its growth this year. Lei Jun, the company's CEO (pictured to the left), has announced that Xiaomi plans to sell 80 to 100 million smartphones in 2015. When you compare this to...

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Xiaomi will unveil new product(s) on March 31

Xiaomi will unveil new product(s) on March 31

25 March, 2015 | comments (15)

Xiaomi has wildly expanded its product range starting with smartphones, the fast-growing company now offers TVs, Android TV boxes, headphones, battery packs and a fitness tracker. And there are more new product(s) incoming at the end of the month,...

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Xiaomi's handset dubbed Ferrari leaks with FullHD screen, Lollipop

Xiaomi's handset dubbed Ferrari leaks with FullHD screen, Lollipop

24 March, 2015 | comments (20)

Xiaomi recently struck a contract with Microsoft to let them experiment with Windows 10 on Mi 4. In the mean time, the Chinese handset maker is working on next generation of device - Xiaomi Ferrari. Spotted in the benchmark listings, the...

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Xiaomi to launch a new budget model, will cost more than $65

Xiaomi to launch a new budget model, will cost more than $65

21 March, 2015 | comments (29)

Xiaomi made a name for itself by offering capable smartphones at affordable prices. The company's current entry-level offering, the Redmi 2, retails for the equivalent of around $110, but Xiaomi is reportedly aiming to beat that. The prominent...


Images of Xiaomi Mi 4 running Windows 10 surface online

Images of Xiaomi Mi 4 running Windows 10 surface online

19 March, 2015 | comments (27)

Earlier we reported about Microsoft and Xiaomi signing an agreement to make the Windows 10 compatible with the Xiaomi Mi4 smartphone. Now some fresh images of a Mi 4 unit running the Windows 10 Technical Preview have been spotted. It is...

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Xiaomi Mi 4 to support Windows 10 Technical Preview

Xiaomi Mi 4 to support Windows 10 Technical Preview

18 March, 2015 | comments (37)

Microsoft has signed an agreement with Xiaomi to provide support for the Windows 10 Technical Preview on the Mi 4 smartphone. Xiaomi has had a good run so far with its smartphones running MIUI version based on Android. Now the company has...

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Xiaomi now sells accessories in India on its official site

Xiaomi now sells accessories in India on its official site

18 March, 2015 | comments (10)

Xiaomi began selling accessories through the its official website. Going forward, users in the country can order headsets and cases for their smartphones directly from the manufacturer. Xiaomi has been selling handsets online in India through...


Xiaomi to announce a special edition Mi Note tomorrow

Xiaomi to announce a special edition Mi Note tomorrow

16 March, 2015 | comments (20)

Xiaomi may have been alleged for imitating the iPhone design language, but the company has been fearlessly growing. Lin Bin, president and co-founder of Xiaomi, teased that a new special edition Mi Note will be announced on March 17. Sharing...

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Xiaomi reportedly working on its own smartwatch

Xiaomi reportedly working on its own smartwatch

16 March, 2015 | comments (13)

It looks like Xiaomi is planning to take on Apple in a new product category. According to a report from Chinese technology news website 36Krypton, the startup - which is also known as China's Apple - is working on its first smartwatch. As per...

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Xiaomi launches Redmi 2 at $112 for India

Xiaomi launches Redmi 2 at $112 for India

12 March, 2015 | comments (40)

After teasing with a contest, Xiaomi has formally announced the new Redmi 2 smartphone in India. The Redmi 2 features two 4G SIMs supporting dual-SIM configuration. For India, it supports both 4G LTE network with Band 3 and Band 40 on both the SIM...

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Xiaomi announces the Mi Pad tablet in India for $208

Xiaomi announces the Mi Pad tablet in India for $208

12 March, 2015 | comments (15)

Xiaomi has announced that the long awaited Mi Pad will be releasing in India. The company has priced the tablet at 12,999 INR ($208). The tablet will be available for purchase exclusively on Flipkart starting March 24 and won't require any...

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Samsung reportedly increases Galaxy S6 manufacturing capacity

Samsung reportedly increases Galaxy S6 manufacturing capacity

10 March, 2015 | comments (48)

Samsung reportedly received orders totaling 15 million Galaxy S6 and 5 million Galaxy S6 edge units from carriers. This demand seems to have surprised even the company, which is now scrambling to manufacture enough units. Korean publication...

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Xiaomi Redmi 2 arrives in Singapore, costs S$169

Xiaomi Redmi 2 arrives in Singapore, costs S$169

10 March, 2015 | comments (8)

Xiaomi is bringing its affordable Redmi 2 smartphone to Singapore this month. You'll be able to buy it from March 17 at a retail price of S$169, which translates to $122 by the current rates. Don't let the price tag fool you though, because the...

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Xiaomi to launch a new device in India, should be Redmi 2

Xiaomi to launch a new device in India, should be Redmi 2

07 March, 2015 | comments (28)

Xiaomi has a new contest in India, held via the official Facebook page. There you must find three words into a word puzzle and then you automatically participate for winning one of the three gadgets. The puzzle has words such as 'Quick...

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Xiaomi to open its online Mi Store in Europe, but without the phones

Xiaomi to open its online Mi Store in Europe, but without the phones

04 March, 2015 | comments (22)

Xiaomi announced recently its plans for market expansion over the USA. It won't kick off with phones however. Instead, the popular Chinese manufacturer will be selling wearables, headphones and power banks. We hope the Mi Pro Action Camera makes it...

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Xiaomi Mi 4 will be up for grabs in India without registration

Xiaomi Mi 4 will be up for grabs in India without registration

25 February, 2015 | comments (18)

Following in the footsteps of the Redmi Note 4G from earlier this month, Xiaomi's Mi 4 is set to go on sale in India without registration starting tomorrow. As always, the phone will be offered by Flipkart, as that's Xiaomi's exclusive retail...

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IDC: Samsung slips to number five in Chinese smartphone market

IDC: Samsung slips to number five in Chinese smartphone market

17 February, 2015 | comments (36)

Samsung, which was dethroned in China by local upstart Xiaomi last year, has slipped to the fifth position in the country's smartphone market now, according to a latest report from the market research firm IDC. As per the report, in Q4, 2014,...

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