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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: Smartphone Shipments Reach 360.4 Million for Q2 2017 (Strategy Analytics)

It's difficult for us to get concrete shipment numbers from dozens of different smartphone vendors, so there are a number of companies out there that are dedicated to this type of research. They generally partner with retailers from around the world to find out how many devices were shipped to them throughout the year. Strategy...

Three New MIUI 9 Themes Available for Download on the Redmi Note 4

Xiaomi just announced and subsequently launched MIUI 9 this month. It's been made available as an alpha/beta China ROM for a couple of devices already, and comes with new features as well as some new themes. For those who have the Redmi Note 4 and don't want to wait for the official update, XDA Member PawanRockz has...

MIUI 9 Alpha and Beta Download Links Available for the Redmi Note 4X and Mi 6

We've talked about MIUI 9 quite a lot lately. It was only last week when Xiaomi officially announced that MIUI 9 would be launched at the end of this month. This new software update would coincide with the launch of the Xiaomi Mi 5X, and the update would also be making its way to other...

Xiaomi Launches Mi 5X with 5.5-inch Full HD Display, Snapdragon 625 SoC, and Dual-cameras

In its launch event in China yesterday, Xiaomi officially launched a new mid-range smartphone, their latest Xiaomi Mi 5X. The Mi 5X sports a metal unibody design with an anti-fingerprint coating and features rounded corners to make for a comfortable hand grip. On the front, it has a 5.5-inch Full HD screen with a resolution of 1920 x...

Xiaomi Launches MIUI 9: Image Search, Smart Assistant, Smart App Launcher, and Performance Enhancements

At an event in China today, Xiaomi launched the highly anticipated latest version of their ROM, MIUI 9. Xiaomi has been teasing MIUI 9 for a couple weeks now with hints and previews, so it is nice to finally get a look at the release version. MIUI 9 brings a new Android version to some devices,...

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 XDA Review: A Capable Flagship and a Solid First Step Onto the World Stage

Xiaomi’s worldwide launch has been heralded for years, and with the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 it looks like the final pieces are falling into place. As Xiaomi’s first flagship phone to offer a model with worldwide frequency band support, the Mi Note 2 offers an exciting look into what we can expect from Xiaomi as...

Xiaomi Previews the Upcoming Mi 5X and MIUI 9

Xiaomi is all set to launch the new Mi 5X as well as an update to its UX skin in the form of MIUI 9. The launch event is scheduled for 26th July 2017 in China, but Xiaomi took to its forums to give its readers a preview of what to expect from the event. First...

Xiaomi Confirms the Mi 2 and Mi 2S (from 2013) Will Receive MIUI 9

Earlier this week, the long awaited announcement of MIUI 9's launch date was officially announced. We've seen various rumors about what Xiaomi will be including in this update, but there hasn't been much official news on the matter. The announcement confirmed that MIUI would be launching on July 26th in China right alongside the Xiaomi...

Xiaomi to Launch MIUI 9 and Mi 5X on 26th July in China

One of the most controversial aspects of smartphones from Xiaomi is the customizations that Xiaomi opts for. Called MIUI, the UX is much more than a skin or a theme, as it functionally and aesthetically modifies a lot of things present in stock Android. Because of its deep changes, many users can sway from loving...

Xiaomi Ships 23.16 Million Smartphones in Q2 2017, Its Highest Ever Quarterly Shipments

In a letter addressing his employees, Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun has announced that Xiaomi achieved a breakthrough achievement for itself this quarter. The company managed to ship a total of 23.16 Million smartphones in Q2 2017, a 70% increase from the previous quarter. This achievement signifies that Xiaomi is back again on a rapid growth...

Nokia and Xiaomi Announce Business Collaboration and Multi-Year Patent Agreement

Nokia and Xiaomi have announced that they have signed a business collaboration agreement, and a multi-year patent agreement. This includes a cross license to each company's cellular standard essential patents. Press release from Nokia states that Xiaomi has also acquired patent assets from Nokia as part of the transaction, though the sum for this purchase has...

Xiaomi Redmi 4 Mini-Review: A Hundred Dollars of Android Gets You Pretty Far

The Indian smartphone market is comprised of hundreds of players, spread across a large spectrum of budgets. But in a country where the per capita income (income per person in a year) was just ~$1,450 last fiscal year, aiming for the low end of the market with its vast untapped potential becomes crucial for brand...