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Mod Enables 1080p/60FPS on the Redmi Note 3 Pro with Root on MIUI 8

It has been discovered that the camera module in the Redmi Note 3 Pro can record 1080p video at 60FPS. For whatever reason, this capability is left out in Xiaomi's stock MIUI software, but a root mod from XDA Senior Member otyg will unlock this feature. The guide lays out everything you need to do and includes...

Xiaomi Announces Mi Max 2, Huge, Affordable and Long Lasting (5,300mAh)

Xiaomi has announced its new smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi Max 2. The monstrous-sized phone is released exactly one year after the Mi Max, its renowned predecessor. Without any doubts, the Mi Max 2 is one of the most exciting premieres of this year. The newest model of the Chinese supercompany will sport the following specifications: 6.44″ 1080p...

Unofficial Port of TWRP is Available for the Xiaomi Mi 6

Xiaomi has been selling out phones very quickly in their recent Xiaomi Mi 6 flash sales and we can see why. The device is the latest flagship the company has launched, and now it has an unofficial port of TWRP. This port was built by XDA Senior Member ValoXis, and it is a port of TWRP...

Xiaomi Announces its First Offline Retail Mi Home Store in India

Xiaomi has been a breakout smartphone OEM from China and the company has had incredible success in India as of late. The company broke sales records in India with the Redmi Note 3, and they did it again with the launch of the Redmi Note 4 as well. Xiaomi knows that not everyone is buying...

Report: Xiaomi Mi 6 Facing Supply Shortage of Snapdragon 835 chips and Ceramic Shells

Xiaomi launched its latest flagship device, the Xiaomi Mi 6, in China just last month. As has always been the case with Xiaomi's smartphones, the device packs best-in-class hardware at an attractive price point. The device is already on sale in its home country, with a release expected in other markets in the coming months....

Next Major Update to MIUI to Bring Split Screen and Picture-in-Picture

There have been a lot of rumors circulating about the upcoming Mi 6 from Xiaomi lately. The company recently announced they would be unveiling the device on April 19th, but that wasn't the only announcement they made recently. The company is planning for a big update to MIUI in the near future that would bring two...

Xiaomi CEO Promises Improvements on Product Shortage Issues

Xiaomi's products, especially smartphones, are one of the best value purchases you can make in the budget segments. The Redmi Note series is Xiaomi's best selling smartphone lineup in India, and both the Redmi Note 3 and the Redmi Note 4 earned praises in our reviews. But both the Redmi Note devices had one common drawback:...

Xiaomi wants to be more like Costco rather than Apple

Since the company started to gain traction with their affordable smartphones, Xiaomi has been compared to Apple on a number of occasions. Some people have made this comparison because of the way Lei Jun, the company's founder, has dressed at numerous press events. Others believe this because of how some Xiaomi smartphones have resembled Apple...

Google is Still Working to Increase the Speed in Which OEMs Roll Out Security Updates

Many Android owners within the enthusiast community have simply given up on big OEMs rolling out monthly security updates. Granted, Samsung has promised in the past that they will be rolling out monthly security updates. LG promised the same when they launched their monthly security update bulletin as well. Sadly, smartphone OEMs aren't in control...

Xiaomi Launches the Redmi 4A in India for ₹5,999 ($92); Teases Redmi 4 and Redmi 4 Prime

Xiaomi is known for value products that come with spec sheets beyond their price tag, and the company's latest release in India continues along this product philosophy. Meet the new Redmi 4A, Xiaomi India's latest starter smartphone. Redmi 4A The Redmi 4A is a budget and starter smartphone, a point that one needs to keep in mind...

Report: Xiaomi to Add Even More Devices to Their Portfolio in 2017

A couple of years ago, Hugo Barra was working at Xiaomi and he spoke about what he believed the company's secret sauce was. Mr. Barra said that the company was able to keep the prices of their smartphones as low as they were due to two main factors: One was a small portfolio of devices...

Xiaomi to Reveal Details of its First SoC ” Pinecone” on February 28th

There have been rumors and reports about Xiaomi building their own SoC dating all the way back to 2015. This was the result from a partnership between Xiaomi and a chip manufacturer named Leadcore. Since then, we've seen Xiaomi devices shipped with Leadcore SoCs, but they took this partnership a little further and were said to start...