Tag Archive: Redmi

Redmi Note 8 was the best-selling Android smartphone in Q1 2020

Over 8 million Redmi Note 8/8T phones were shipped in the first quarter of the year.

What you need to know The Redmi Note 8/8T was the best-selling Android smartphone in the first quarter of the year. Samsung’s Galaxy A51 was the second most popular Android phone during the January-March period. The Redmi Note 8 series recently crossed the 30 million unit sales milestone globally.

Xiaomi announced earlier this week that it had clocked 30 million sales  [Read More…]

Xiaomi launches the Redmi Note 9 series in the UK

The Redmi Note 9 is the first phone to feature MediaTek’s new Helio G85 processor.

What you need to know Xiaomi has launched the Redmi Note 9 series phones in the UK. The Redmi Note 9 and Note 9 Pro come with quad rear cameras and pack a large 5,020mAh battery. Both phones will go on sale in Europe and the UK starting mid-May.

Xiaomi’s Redmi sub-brand today announced the global debut of the Redmi Note 9  [Read More…]

Here’s when your Xiaomi, Redmi, or POCO phone will get the MIUI 12 update

Xiaomi is going to start rolling out MIUI 12 from June. Here’s when your phone will receive the update.

MIUI 12 is now official, with Xiaomi’s latest skin offering an array of new features. Some of those features include an improved system-wide dark mode, AI-assisted calling features, Dynamic Always-on Display, new visual design, tweaks to system animations, and much-needed privacy fixes.

The stable build of MIUI 12 will begin rolling out from next month in China, with  [Read More…]

AC Podcast 466: Huawei P40; OPPO; OnePlus 8 leaks; Redmi Note 9 Pro

Harish Jonnalagadda and Alex Dobie join Daniel Bader for a conversation about Huawei’s P40 series of phones. They also talk about the rise of OPPO, its position as a leader in India, their sister companies, and the brand new OPPO Find X2 Pro.

Specs have leaked for OnePlus 8 and 8 Pro, and the team provide preview the Redmi Note 9 Pro.

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Redmi K30 Pro may launch in India as the POCO F2, hints new leak

However, it may not be quite as affordable as the POCO F1.

What you need to know New evidence suggests the recently launched Redmi K30 Pro might launch in India under the POCO brand. The standard Redmi K30 was launched in India as the POCO X2 last month. Redmi K30 Pro is powered by a Snapdragon 865 chipset and features a 60Hz notchless AMOLED display.

Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi launched the Snapdragon 865-powered K30 Pro at an online-only  [Read More…]

Redmi K30 Pro is here with a notchless AMOLED display, Snapdragon 865 SoC

The phone’s 60Hz display could be a dealbreaker for some.

What you need to know Redmi K30 Pro 5G was launched at an online-event in China today. The latest Redmi flagship phone is powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 processor and features a 6.67-inch AMOLED display. It will launch in China first, where it has been priced at 2,999 yuan ($ 425) for the base 6GB/128GB version.

Redmi today unveiled the K30 Pro in China, three months after  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max launch sale delayed, Note 9 Pro on sale today

The company did not say when it’ll be available for purchase.

What you need to know The Redmi Note Pro 9 Max’s first sale in India has been postponed. The company blamed the coronavirus lockdowns for the delay and did not say when the phone will eventually be available. The Note 9 Pro’s second sale, however, will proceed as scheduled later today.

If you were impressed by our preview of the Redmi Note 9 Pro and were  [Read More…]

Redmi K30 Pro confirmed to have a pop-up selfie camera, 60Hz OLED display

The Redmi K30 comes with a 120Hz IPS panel.

What you need to know Redmi revealed a few key tech specs of its upcoming K30 Pro flagship phone on Weibo today. Unlike the Redmi K30, the K30 Pro will feature a 60Hz OLED display. It will also have a pop-up selfie camera and a 64MP quad-camera setup at the rear.

Xiaomi’s Redmi sub-brand announced earlier this week that it would unveil the K30 Pro flagship phone in  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 9 Pro series specs: 5020mAh battery, 64MP quad cameras, NavIC

The Redmi Note 9 Pro features the largest battery in a Redmi phone to date.

The Redmi Note 9 Pro series is here, and Xiaomi is going back to the basics. The phones feature a massive 5020mAh battery and interesting camera and hardware upgrades. The battery is obviously the main talking point here, and it’s clear that Xiaomi is positioning the Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9 Pro Max as devices that can easily last  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 9 Pro preview: The battery life champion of 2020

With a 5020mAh battery and a large 6.67-inch FHD+ display, the Redmi Note 9 Pro is an absolute beast.

The Redmi Note series has a storied legacy. The Redmi Note 3 was the first phone with a Snapdragon 650 chipset. The Redmi Note 4 was the first phone in India to sell 10 million units. That momentum continued over the years, with the Redmi Note 7 Pro becoming the best-selling phone in India last year.

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