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A duo of unannounced Xiaomi smartphones leak out

A duo of unannounced Xiaomi smartphones leak out

03 July, 2015 | comments (13)

Alleged photos showcasing a duo of unannounced Xiaomi smartphones made the rounds online. There is no word on the devicesí names, though one could be the successor of Xiaomi Mi 4, while the other might be the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2. The...


Xiaomi confirms 35 million handset shipped in 1H 2015

Xiaomi confirms 35 million handset shipped in 1H 2015

02 July, 2015 | comments (14)

Xiaomi in on a roll - just five years into its existence, it has already become a force to be reckoned, even managing to claim the honorable title of world's third largest smartphone manufacturer in Q3 last year. Previous reports indicated more...

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Alleged Xiaomi Mi 5 specs leaked; said to release in November

Alleged Xiaomi Mi 5 specs leaked; said to release in November

01 July, 2015 | comments (17)

The Xiaomi Mi 5 has already been the subject of several rumours and leaks, but now we have one more to add to the list. The latest one provides specifications as well as the release time-frame of the device. As per the report, the handset...


Xiaomi expands beyond Asia, starts selling phones in Brazil

Xiaomi expands beyond Asia, starts selling phones in Brazil

01 July, 2015 | comments (8)

More than six months after announcing that it will soon start manufacturing phones in Brazil, Xiaomi has walked the talk. The Chinese smartphone manufacturer has entered into an agreement with contract manufacturer Foxconn, which runs a...


Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G receives a price cut in India

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G receives a price cut in India

30 June, 2015 | comments (14)

Xiaomiís Redmi Note 4G phablet has received a price cut in India and it is being sold for INR 2,000 ($31) less than the usual price. #7999RedmiNote4G The favourite Redmi Note 4G is now ₹2000 off. Get it now at only ₹7,999 on...

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Purported image of Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 frame leaks

Purported image of Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 frame leaks

28 June, 2015 | comments (16)

Xiaomiís upcoming budget level smartphone Mi Note 2 has hardly been a well kept secret. A purported image of the Redmi Note 2ís blue frame was captured recently. The image seems to have been taken at a testing area, probably within one of Xiaomi's...


The Top 10 trending phones of week 26

The Top 10 trending phones of week 26

28 June, 2015 | comments (2)

Another week, another top ten chart summing up your interest in the devices in our database. Certain trends have started emerging, but it still never ceases to surprise us how huge a difference major news events, sales and launch promotions can...


Xiaomi won't be entering US smartphone market anytime soon

Xiaomi won't be entering US smartphone market anytime soon

27 June, 2015 | comments (30)

Xiaomi might have started selling accessories in the US, but those hoping to see the company - which became the world's third largest smartphone manufacturer in Q3 last year - sell its low-cost handsets stateside might have to wait...

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Xiaomi reportedly shipped 35 million devices in H1 2015

Xiaomi reportedly shipped 35 million devices in H1 2015

23 June, 2015 | comments (18)

China's number two smartphone player Xiaomi has shipped more than 35 million smartphones in the first half of the ongoing year, according to a local display supplier. If true, that is a 30% increase from H1 2014, when Xiaomi managed to ship a total...

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16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 sees its price cut in India too

16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 sees its price cut in India too

17 June, 2015 | comments (17)

Last week Xiaomi decided to permanently make the 64GB Mi 4 cheaper in India, dropping its price from INR 21,999 to INR 19,999. However, the entry level 16GB model did not get a price cut at the same time. The last discount for the 16GB Mi 4 was...

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Xiaomi may omit the charger in future phone bundles

Xiaomi may omit the charger in future phone bundles

17 June, 2015 | comments (37)

Remember how the EU has been pushing for standardized chargers for smartphones for years to reduce environmental footprint due to having a separate charger for each new generation device you pick up? Well, the industry seems to have settled on the...

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 possibly portrayed in leaked render

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 possibly portrayed in leaked render

16 June, 2015 | comments (28)

Not long ago we learned that Xiaomi is planning on announcing a new 'Note' device on June 29. This came straight from the Chinese company's CEO, so there's no reason to doubt the intel. And now in anticipation of that day the image you can see to...


Xiaomi to announce a new Note device on June 29

Xiaomi to announce a new Note device on June 29

16 June, 2015 | comments (7)

Xiaomi will announce a new Note device on June 29, according to the company's CEO Lei Jun, who revealed the information on Chinese micro-blogging site Weibo. He, however, didn't share any other details. Given that the next iterations of both...

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Xiaomi Mi 4 64GB gets a permanent price drop in India

Xiaomi Mi 4 64GB gets a permanent price drop in India

12 June, 2015 | comments (55)

Xiaomi has permanently dropped the price of the 64GB Xiaomi Mi 4 in India. The phone was previously priced at Rs. 23,999 ($375) but is now down to Rs. 19,999 ($312). Meanwhile, the 16GB model is priced at Rs. 17,999 ($281). The price drop can...

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Xiaomi Redmi 2 and Redmi 2A reach 13 million sales

Xiaomi Redmi 2 and Redmi 2A reach 13 million sales

09 June, 2015 | comments (10)

Xiaomi has managed to sell more than 13 million units of its Redmi 2 and Redmi 2A smartphones in around five months, it's been revealed today. The news comes straight from the horse's mouth, so to speak. The information was made public by Lin...

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Xiaomi Redmi 2A gets a price cut, now available for $80

Xiaomi Redmi 2A gets a price cut, now available for $80

08 June, 2015 | comments (7)

The Redmi 2A, which was announced by Xiaomi in China back in March this year and was priced at 599 Chinese Yuan ($97), has received a price cut - it is now available for 499 Chinese Yuan ($80). Specs-wise, the handset is powered by a Leadcore...

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Mi 4i now available worldwide via Uniqbe

Mi 4i now available worldwide via Uniqbe

05 June, 2015 | comments (9)

The Xiaomi Mi 4i - which is currently only available in select Asian markets including India, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Malaysia - can now be ordered from anywhere in the world, as the device is up for international pre-orders from...

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Xiaomi is announcing a new product on June 10

Xiaomi is announcing a new product on June 10

03 June, 2015 | comments (22)

Xiaomi released a teaser about an upcoming water-related event on June 10 in China. The picture and its text mean water, but there is nothing beyond that. Many have been waiting for a water and dust proof Xiaomi for quite a while, but the...

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The Top 10 trending phones of week 22

The Top 10 trending phones of week 22

31 May, 2015 | comments (18)

Another week later, our traditional trending chart sees little action at the top. However, a major launch took place a few days ago, and that inevitably had an impact on the ranks further down the table. The Top 10 trending phones chart is a...


Xiaomi Mi 4 Windows 10 ROM available on June 1

Xiaomi Mi 4 Windows 10 ROM available on June 1

29 May, 2015 | comments (29)

Microsoft got Xiaomi's approval in March for developing and releasing a compatible Windows 10 ROM for the popular Chinese flagship. While Xiaomi isn't participating in the project and isn't endorsing it, the company is still keen on giving the Mi...