Tag Archive: Xiaomi


Xiaomi Redmi 4 is now live in India; prices start at ₹6,999

The Redmi 4 is Xiaomi’s latest entry-level phone in India.

At an event in New Delhi, Xiaomi launched the Redmi 4 in the Indian market. The phone will be sold exclusively on Amazon India, with the base variant selling for ₹6,999.

There’s a lot to like in the handset, which will succeed the Redmi 3S in India. Xiaomi sold over 4 million units of the Redmi 3S over the last six months, and it is looking  [Read More…]

Xiaomi kicks off retail push in India with its first Mi Home store

You no longer need to wait for flash sales to buy Xiaomi phones.

After selling its phones online for three years, Xiaomi has set up its first Mi Home in India. With the brand gaining momentum in the country, launching an offline store gives it a new platform to sell its devices.

The manufacturer has ambitious plans for its retail push into the country. Over the next two years, Xiaomi intends to launch over 100 Mi  [Read More…]

ZTE Axon 7 vs Xiaomi Mi 6 (Smartphone Showdown)

The affordable flagship is a phenomenon on the rise in the last few years. Setting their sights on premium specification, various OEMs have managed to offer more than anyone would have hoped for on a budget. Two apt examples of this category are last year’s ZTE Axon 7 and the recently unveiled Xiaomi Mi 6. […]

Doogee MIX is a Xiaomi Mi MIX look-alike with dual rear cameras

Remember we told you obscure Chinese brand Doogee was working towards a bezeless smartphone in the vein of the Xiaomi Mi MIX? Well the phone now made an official debut into the wild. Unlike the Xiaomi Mi MIX, the Doogee MIX features a physical home button which doubles as a fingerprint scanner. The phone features […]

Why did Xiaomi remove the headphone jack in the Mi 6?

Since the iPhone 7 dropped its headphone jack, other devices seem to think it’s a good idea. Xiaomi is one of those who decided to follow suit and remove the 3.5mm jack from the Mi 6. The company opted to remove the port in favor of USB Type-C audio but Xiaomi have come forward to […]

Here’s why Xiaomi got rid of the headphone jack in the Mi 6

Xiaomi explains why it ditched the 3.5mm jack on the Mi 6.

There’s a lot to like in the Xiaomi Mi 6, but one change that has frustrated potential customers is the removal of the 3.5mm jack. Xiaomi isn’t the first company to ditch the ubiquitous port for USB-C audio, and we now have a clearer understanding of why the move was carried out.

In a statement to Android Central, Xiaomi revealed that the headphone jack was  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi 6 photo samples prove it can compete with the best cameras today

The dual-camera configuration in the Mi 6 is a step up from previous generations.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 is going to be a noteworthy phone in Asian markets. Imaging prowess is an area that Xiaomi’s rivals have banked on for several generations — OPPO brands its phones as Selfie Experts and Vivo calls its devices Camera Phones — and with the Mi 6, Xiaomi is catching up.

The Mi 6 has a dual camera setup that’s similar  [Read More…]

Top 6 things to know about the Xiaomi Mi 6

There’s plenty to like in the Xiaomi Mi 6.

From the Full HD display to the Snapdragon 835 chipset and dual rear cameras, the Xiaomi Mi 6 has a lot going for it. The best part about the phone is that it is available for the equivalent of $ 420, making it an enticing proposition in this segment.

If you’re interested in learning more about the Mi 6 or are eyeing the device as a possible replacement  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi 6 hands-on: Two steps forward, one step back

Xiaomi once again sets the bar for value, but the decision to remove the 3.5mm jack could backfire.

Over the course of the last year, we’ve seen phones in the mid-range segment close the gap on flagships from Samsung, LG, and HTC. The likes of OnePlus 3T, Honor 8, and Xiaomi’s Mi 5 showed that you don’t necessarily have to spend big to get access to high-end internals and dual camera tech.

Xiaomi has built its entire  [Read More…]

Gearbest lists the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 with Snapdragon 835, 8GB of RAM

Well what do you know? A day after the Xiaomi Mi 6 went official, the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 showed up with online retailer GearBest. The first piece of information about the Mi MIX 2 popped up online a while ago, suggesting the phone will bring forth even a more impressive screen-to-body ratio of 93%, […]