Tag Archive: Xiaomi’s


Lack of updates for Mi Mix 3 5G highlights Xiaomi’s continued software woes

Xiaomi’s 2019 5G flagship is stuck on Android 9.0 Pie, and it doesn’t look like it will be updated to Android 10.

Xiaomi introduced MIUI 12 last month in China, and is set to introduce the global version of the ROM in the coming weeks. MIUI 12 comes with a host of exciting new features and much-needed privacy controls, and will be rolling out to devices starting next month.

But one device that has fallen by the  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s true wireless earbuds promise great audio at a low price

Xiaomi’s true wireless earbuds look a lot like AirPods, but they’re much more affordable and deliver better sound.

Alongside the Mi 10 and the Mi Box 4K, Xiaomi has introduced its true wireless earbuds in India. The Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 deliver incredible audio quality at an affordable price point.

The design is identical to AirPods, but you do get a lot of standout features. Here’s what you need to know about Xiaomi’s true wireless earbuds.

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New leak gives us our first look at Xiaomi’s overhauled MIUI 12 UI

Xiaomi halted MIUI 11 beta development last month to focus on MIUI 12.

What you need to know Xiaomi has accidentally leaked its new MIUI 12 UI on its Community forums. Some of the key differences revealed by the new leak include a revamped refresh rate menu and a new graph style for the screen time week view. MIUI 12 is expected to begin rolling out in Q3 2020.

Xiaomi is slated to release the next iteration  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s Mi 10 flagship phones set to launch in India on March 31

The phones will launch at an online-only event.

What you need to know Xiaomi’s Mi 10 series will debut in India on March 31. The Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro flagship phones were launched in China last month. They are slated to make their global debut on March 27.

Xiaomi today announced that its flagship Mi 10 series phones will be launched in India on March 31. The Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro were unveiled  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s Mi 10 is slated for global launch on March 27

The event will be live streamed.

What you need to know Xiaomi has finally revealed its plans for the global launch of the Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro. The phones’ launch was delayed due to the cancellation of MWC 2020. The launch event will now take place on March 27 and will be an online-only affair.

Owing to the growing severity of the coronavirus pandemic, the biggest mobile showcase of the year has been canceled. And  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi 10 Pro 5G may have a 108MP camera, 65W fast charging

The Mi 10 Pro 5G is expected to debut in China sometime next month, alongside the standard Mi 10.

What you need to know Alleged live images showing Xiaomi’s upcoming Mi 10 Pro 5G have surfaced. The images reveal a quad camera setup at the back, rumored to feature a 108MP primary sensor. Additionally, the images also suggest the phone will be bundled with a 65W charger in the box.

Xiaomi is soon expected to announce its  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s latest fitness tracker doesn’t look like one at all

The Mijia Quartz Watch doesn’t look like your average fitness tracker, but it is hiding a lot of smarts.

Xiaomi is known primarily for its phones, but the Chinese brand is the second-largest wearable manufacturer in the world. That’s down to its affordable line of fitness bands under the Mi Band label, but that’s not all Xiaomi makes. It introduced a full-fledged smartwatch last month, and over the years it has launched a few hybrid wearables, like  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s first 120Hz phone may have been uncovered in MIUI 11 code

120Hz display support is official in the MIUI 11 beta.

What you need to know MIUI 11 has official support for up to 120Hz displays. Display refresh rate can be toggled in the system display settings. This would be the first 120Hz display phone Xiaomi brings to market.

Xiaomi looks to be working on at least one new phone with a 120Hz display, if the MIUI 11 beta is anything to go by. MIUI 11 has been  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s $90 Redmi 8A has 5000mAh battery, USB-C, and 18W charging

Xiaomi rolls out big updates to its entry-level phone.

What you need to know Xiaomi’s latest entry-level phone picks up a 5000mAh battery and USB-C charging port. The Redmi 8A also has 18W fast charging, but the bundled charger only goes up to 10W. You get a 6.2-inch 720p panel, Snapdragon 439, and 12MP Sony IMX 363 camera at the back.

Xiaomi sells tens of millions of phones in the Redmi series every year, and over the  [Read More…]

Redmi Note 8 Pro: Hands-on with Xiaomi’s first 64MP phone

Xiaomi’s latest budget phone has four cameras at the back and a chipset that’s optimized for gaming.

The story of the Redmi Note series has been one of continual evolution. Every new model in the last two years brought enticing new updates while retaining the same great value. The Redmi Note 7 Pro that launched just seven months ago was particularly interesting as it had a 48MP Sony IMX586 sensor. And while that device is still going  [Read More…]