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Xiaomi is an electronics company headquartered in China. The company was founded in 2010 and released its first Android phone in 2011. Xiaomi devices run the company’s own Android-based MIUI software. They have become one of the largest Android manufacturers. Visit the Xiaomi forums.

Report: Samsung Struggles to Gain Smartphone Market Share in China

When you ask the average Western customer to name three different smartphone brands, they will almost always include Samsung in that list. In some cases, Samsung's Galaxy brand was overshadowing Android OS itself to the point where some didn't even know what Android was. The amount of work that Samsung has put into their smartphone...

Xiaomi is Looking for Beta Testers for the Xiaomi Mi A1 Android Oreo Update

Xiaomi works very closely with the community and often time recruits some dedicated fans to test out a brand new Android update. The company recently began recruiting Xiaomi Mi 6 owners who wanted to test a close beta version of Android Oreo based on MIUI's China Alpha ROM. Today, they are looking for people who own...

Xiaomi Mi 7 Will Launch With The Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, CEO confirms

At the first day of the Snapdragon Tech Summit in Maui, Hawaii, Qualcomm spent much of its keynote focused on unveiling the Windows on ARM project with a set of new Windows 10 laptops powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 system-on-a-chip. However, near the end of the keynote today, Qualcomm unveiled the name of its...

Substratum Boot Animation Collection for the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

Substratum is capable of doing so much more than applying color themes to app shortcuts and custom backgrounds to lockscreens. It can also change a devices' fonts, boot animations, and almost every other user interface in Android. XDA Senior Member anandmore used it to its fullest potential recently, putting together a ctOSv5  boot animation for the Redmi Note 4 (the preview...

Xiaomi Gives a Sneak Preview of the Redmi 5 Ahead of December 7 Launch

Over the course of past few weeks, Xiaomi’s upcoming budget smartphones, the Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus, have leaked in earest. Both devices are expected to be unveiled at a December 7 launch event in China, and while we're still a few days away, Donovan Sung, Xiaomi's Global Spokesperson, took to Twitter to give...

Xiaomi’s 2018 Smartphones Will Ship with “AI-Driven Apps”

Say what you will about the smartphone industry, but one thing's for certain: It's a breeding ground for innovation. A couple of years ago, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) started focusing on premium designs and build materials. Last year, they turned their attention to camera quality. And this year, slim bezels and 18:9 aspect ratios are all...

Xiaomi Reportedly Aiming for a $50 Billion IPO in 2018

Xiaomi, the Beijing, China-based smartphone brand that's among the world's most popular, has grand ambitions. The smartphone company's planning an initial public offering sometime next year, according to a Bloomberg report, as it prepares to ship 100 million phones by 2019. The report, citing "people familiar with the matter," states that Xiaomi is in talks with a...

Xiaomi Redmi 5A Launched in India with Snapdragon 425 and 13MP Rear Camera

A week ago, Xiaomi said that it would launch a new Redmi smartphone in India. Some reports suggested that it was the Redmi 5A, the successor to the Redmi 4A, which launched in India in March. Those reports turned out to be true: On Thursday, Xiaomi has officially took the wraps off the India-bound variant of the...

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus Leaked on TENAA Ahead of December 7 Launch

The Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus was leaked by the Chinese regulatory body TENAA on Wednesday. What's more, Xiaomi officially confirmed via its Weibo account that it will announce the Redmi 5 and the Redmi 5 Plus on December 7. To recap, the Xiaomi Redmi 4 was announced earlier this year, and rumors of its successors have been churning out...

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Leaked by China Telecom, Has 5.7-inch HD+ Display and Snapdragon 625

Thanks to devices such as the Redmi 1s, which offered a great experience at a price point under $100, Xiaomi's Redmi series are some of the most popular devices out there. The Redmi 1s has since been followed up by the Redmi 2, the Redmi 3/3s, and most recently the Redmi 4/4X in 2017. Now, rumors about...

Xiaomi India to Announce a New Redmi Smartphone on November 30

Xiaomi India is on a roll when it comes to launching new phones in the Indian smartphone market. The release of the Mi A1 in September was followed by the release of the flagship Mi Mix 2 in October. The Mi Mix 2 launch was followed by the launch of the Redmi Y1 alongside the announcement of...

MIUI 9 Global Stable Update Released for Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 and Redmi 4 Global Variant

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 was the first device to get the MIUI 9 Global Stable update. The MIUI 9 Global ROM was announced on November 2, alongside the launch of the Redmi Y1. Xiaomi stated at the time that the Global Stable update would have a staged roll-out in three phases. Since then, the...