Tag Archive: Redmi


Redmi K20 Pro gets 388,803 on AnTuTu, becomes the ‘world’s fastest phone’

AnTuTu scores are still relevant to a subset of the community, and Xiaomi gets a big win in that area.

What you need to know With an overall score of 388,803 on AnTuTu, the Redmi K20 Pro has outscored the OnePlus 7 Pro. Synthetic benchmarks don’t tell the whole story, but Xiaomi is trying to highlight just how fast the K20 pro is. The device is all set to make its debut in India, and could cost  [Read More…]

Comparing the UMIDIGI F1 Play to the Redmi Note 7

While top-tier smartphones and flagships get most of the fanfare and attention in the mobile space, there’s plenty to be said about those on the “low end”. Why? Because even those which cost just $ 200 can be quite the experience. Often, these entry level devices are enough to satisfy the average user’s needs.

Let’s take a look at two recently introduced models which run about $ 200 and see how they stack up to one another. In this example  [Read More…]

Redmi K20 and K20 Pro to retain their branding in India, launch imminent

Xiaomi will launch the Redmi K20 and K20 Pro in India within six weeks.

What you need to know Xiaomi will launch the Redmi K20 and K20 Pro in India sometime this month. Both phones will retain their branding in India. Xiaomi is already rolling out billboards advertising the handsets.

Xiaomi doesn’t usually wait around to launch its latest devices in India, and a recent tweet by Manu Kumar Jain suggests the Redmi K20 series is slated  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s Redmi K20 Pro is the most affordable phone with the Snapdragon 855

The Redmi K20 Pro has the latest hardware you’ll find on a phone today, and it costs under $ 400.

What you need to know The Redmi K20 Pro is the first sub-$ 400 phone to be powered by the Snapdragon 855. It also has a 48MP Sony IMX 586 camera, and a 20MP retractable front shooter. It is available in four variants, from 6GB/64GB all the way to 8GB/256GB. There’s also a standard Redmi K20 powered  [Read More…]

Xiaomi adds a 48MP camera to the Redmi Note 7, calls it the Redmi Note 7S

If you bought a Redmi Note 7 in India recently, you should be angry.

Xiaomi sold 2 million units of the Redmi Note 7 series in India, hitting the milestone in just under three months. As has been the case in previous years, Xiaomi is celebrating by launching another variant in the series, the Redmi Note 7S. The device is identical to the Redmi Note 7 in all areas, but comes with the 48MP + 5MP rear  [Read More…]

Redmi Y3 + Redmi 7 preview: Mastering the entry-level segment

Two great entry-level phones, one key difference.

Xiaomi is in a commanding position in India, so it doesn’t really need to make a lot of changes to its budget strategy. All the Redmi devices the brand released last year went on to sell millions of units, with the Redmi 5A one of the best-selling phones globally. But for 2019, Xiaomi is overhauling its entry-level Redmi series with gorgeous new color options and beefier hardware. Like the Redmi  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 7 Pro review, 1 month later: Still one of the best around

Xiaomi is facing increased pressure, but the Redmi Note 7 Pro manages to hold onto its crown.

Xiaomi made its debut in India nearly five years ago, launching the Mi 3 at a time when local players dominated the segment. Brands like Micromax, Lava, and Karbonn called the shots, and while Samsung was the number one manufacturer, it faced stiff competition in the budget segment.

Fast forward to 2019, and things are very different. There aren’t any  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 7 Pro vs. Moto G7: Which should you buy?

Budget phones are faster, take great photos, and are look much better than their counterparts from just a few years ago. At Android Central we’ve used every budget phone that has come out of Motorola and Xiaomi, and are here to help you choose the right budget phone for your needs.

Redmi Note 7 Pro

Budget behemoth

₹13,999 at Flipkart

Pros Outstanding specs Great 48MP camera Two-day battery life Gorgeous gradient design Cons MIUI filled with  [Read More…]

Redmi Y3 with 32MP front camera will be unveiled on April 24

The Redmi Y3 promises a 32MP camera and a waterdrop cutout.

The Redmi Y series is aimed at delivering robust cameras in the budget segment, and Xiaomi is getting ready to announce the next model. The Redmi Y3 will feature a 32MP front camera and a waterdrop cutout, and will be unveiled in India on April 24. The device will be sold exclusively on Amazon India, and the product page gives us a few clues about the  [Read More…]

Xiaomi has sold over 1 million Redmi Note 7 units in just under a month

Redmi Note series continues to dominate in India’s budget segment.

The Redmi Note 7 and Note 7 Pro went on sale for the first time in India on March 13, and Xiaomi has announced today that the series racked up over a million sales in under 30 days. That’s a monumental achievement given that the phones were only available in weekly flash sales, and furthers the belief that the Redmi Note series is the one to beat  [Read More…]