Tag Archive: Xiaomi

Xiaomi Redmi 4: Everything you need to know

The Redmi 4 is one of the best smartphones available for under ₹10,000 right now.

Xiaomi saw a lot of success with the Redmi 3S in India — over 4 million units were sold, making it the best-selling phone in the online segment. The Chinese manufacturer is looking to do the same with the Redmi 4, its latest entrant in the budget segment in India. The phone made its debut last month for ₹6,999 ($ 110), offering  [Read More…]

Deal: Grab the Xiaomi Mi IV Earbuds for under $15 with free shipping during this sale

Xiaomi is a name you probably recognize. It’s one of the biggest and fastest growing smartphone makers in the world right now, but they make more than just phones. In March we spent some time with the Mi Over the Ear Headphones and were crazy impressed with them. They punch well above their price-point and […]

Xiaomi Mi 6 review: A new beginning

If you’re willing to look past the lack of a 3.5mm jack, the Mi 6 is a fantastic phone.

Quick take:

The Mi 6 gets a lot of things right — powerful hardware in the form of a Snapdragon 835, dual rear cameras with 2x optical zoom, and a gorgeous metal-and-glass design, all at a price that’s nearly half that of the Galaxy S8. The phone isn’t without its drawbacks: availability is limited to China, and there’s  [Read More…]

Xiaomi rolls out power banks with fast charging, a Bluetooth speaker, and a Wi-Fi repeater in India

Xiaomi rolls out a Wi-Fi repeater, Bluetooth speaker, and two new power banks in India.

Alongside phones, Xiaomi makes a wide array of accessories, and today the manufacturer rolled out several new products in India. Notable among the additions are two new power banks with two-way fast charging — the 10000mAh and 20000mAh variants of the Mi Power Bank 2.

The main issue with the first-gen variant of the Mi Power Bank was that it took too long to  [Read More…]

Giveaway: Win a Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Global Edition!

We’re back with another giveaway and today we’re giving away a Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Global Edition. We’ve teamed up with Banggood to hook you up! The Redmi Note 4 Global Edition is one of the latest devices from Xiaomi, one of the biggest phone makers in the world. It has some awesome specs, too. Display: […]

Maze Alpha available for pre-order as super cheap Xiaomi Mi MIX alternative

A few months ago we brought you news that industry newcomer, Maze was working on a bezeless smartphone in the vein of the highly acclaimed Xiaomi Mi MIX, called the Alpha. Well, the phone has been made available for pre-order on GearBest. And the biggest surprise is the super low price tag. While the Xiaomi […]

Xiaomi Mi 6 benchmarks: Putting the Snapdragon 835 to the test

It’s time to see how the Xiaomi Mi 6 holds up in benchmarks.

The Xiaomi Mi 6 is one of the first phones to be powered by the Snapdragon 835. Built on Samsung’s 10nm FinFET node, the chipset offers a laundry list of improvements over last year’s Snapdragon 820 and 821, including a new semi-custom octa-core Kryo 280 CPU with four cores clocked at 2.45GHz, four cores at 1.90GHz, and an Adreno 540 GPU.

Synthetic benchmarks aren’t  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Redmi 4 vs. Redmi 4A: What’s the difference?

Xiaomi has two great handsets in the entry-level segment.

Xiaomi had a great start to the year with the Redmi Note 4, and the company is continuing that momentum with the Redmi 4A and more recently the Redmi 4. The Redmi Note 4 is targeted at the budget segment, with prices starting at ₹9,999, whereas the Redmi 4 and 4A start off at ₹6,999 and ₹5,999. In fact, the Redmi 4A is Xiaomi’s most affordable device to  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 vs Oukitel K10000 Pro (Battery Champ Showdown)

Flagship smartphones are great and all, but they usually come with a major disadvantage – the majority take advantage of a really small battery cell. Look at the Samsung Galaxy S8 for example, it includes only a 3,000 mAh powerhouse. The LG G6, on the other hand, includes a slightly larger 3,300 mAh power source […]

Grab the 128GB Xiaomi Mi Note 2 with global LTE bands for just $429

This is the lowest price we’ve seen for the global variant of the Mi Note 2.

The global variant of Xiaomi Mi Note 2 is currently on sale for just $ 429 at GearBest. The phone debuted at the end of last year, and is the first Xiaomi handset to offer global LTE bands. It has 37 LTE bands in total, and is compatible with most GSM networks around the world, including T-Mobile and AT&T in the U.S.; EE,  [Read More…]