Tag Archives: Xiaomi

Xiaomi Mi 5X now comes in 32GB storage option as well

Xiaomi has launched a new, 32GB storage variant for its Mi 5X smartphone. The model is listed on the Chinese Mi online store for CNY 1,299, which currently translates to around $195. The Mi 5X was made official last month with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, and a price tag of CNY 1,499 (around $225). So the new variant is CNY 200 ($30) cheaper. ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Android Nougat Update Confirmed for India Model

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 was left off the list of smartphones getting the MIUI 9 build based on Android 7.0 Nougat when the list was released earlier this month. Now, however, a Flipkart teaser has confirmed the popular smartphone – which was also the highest selling smartphone in India the past quarter – is getting Android Nougat. The Flipkart page for the Big Xiaomi Redmi Note ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5X Specifications Leaked Ahead of July 26 Launch

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Mi 5X spotted on FCC certification website The smartphone is tipped to sport a 3000mAh battery It is scheduled to launch on July 26 With the release date confirmed as Wednesday, July 26, the Xiaomi 5X leaks have picked up pace. The registrations for the first sale crossed over 200,000 in just 24 hours indicating the customer’s interest in the Xiaomi Mi ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 sale debuts in India today

Besides the sale, the Mi Max 2 will be up for grabs at the Mi Home store in Bangalore and the official Mi.com store as well starting from July 27. Interestingly, the offline and online sale of the second generation Mi phablet will debut at the same time in the next week. Those who buy the Mi Max 2 will ... Read More »

Xiaomi to start MIUI 9 beta testing with Mi 6 and Redmi Note 4X

Though a long list of devices will be compatible to receive the upcoming MIUI 9 interface, only a handful of them will get the update initially for the testing purpose. Those fortunate devices are the flagship Mi 6 and the best selling Redmi Note 4/Note 4X, claims the Mi forum. The beta update will be rolled out to these smartphones ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5X, LG V30, Nokia 8, Google Pixel XL 2: All you need to know

With the rapid pace of smartphone evolution, we have seen many new technologies such as Google Tango, Google Daydream, dual camera setup, etc. in the recent past. We do expect to see more such technologies in the upcoming devices. One of the notable technologies is the positioning of the fingerprint sensor under the glass. Despite the emerging technologies, the recent ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5X now leaks in renders

The Xiaomi Mi 5X – which is set to be officially unveiled on July 26, and has already managed to catch the fancy of a lot of people in the company’s home country of China – has now leaked in press renders. The leaked images not only reveal different color options, but also clearly show both front and back of the device, yet-again confirming ... Read More »

Reliance Jio Users Buying Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Will Get Up to 100GB Free Data

HIGHLIGHTS This Jio offer is only available for Xiaomi Mi Max 2 buyers Users need to purchase Jio recharge of Rs. 309 or more The free data will be doled out till May 31, 2018 Jio users planning to buy the new Xiaomi Mi Max 2 will get up to 100GB of free 4G data with the new smartphone. This is part ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Price, Specifications Leak Alongside Images

Xiaomi’s alleged Redmi 5 budget smartphone has been leaked in images and specifications, indicating the handset may launch later this year. A Weibo tipster has claimed details of the upcoming Redmi 5 including prices, variants, and innards of the alleged Redmi 5. According to the Weibo tipster, the Xiaomi Redmi 5 will start as low as CNY 859 (roughly Rs. ... Read More »

Android 7.1.2-powered Xiaomi ‘riva’ spotted on Geekbench

A new Xiaomi smartphone – dubbed riva – has been spotted in a benchmark listing. The listing on Geekbench reveals the device is powered by an SoC with quad-core 1.40GHz processor, and has 3GB RAM. Other thing worth noting is that the phone runs Android Nougat (latest version: 7.1.2). Sadly, and as is usually the case with Geekbench listings, nothing ... Read More »