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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.

The Mi Band 7 Pro is a premium fitness tracker with a metal case and a large display

We got our first look at Xiaomi's latest premium fitness tracker, the Mi Band 7 Pro, late last month. Now, the company has finally lifted the covers off the device at the Xiaomi 12S series launch in China. As seen previously, the Mi Band 7 Pro follows the same design language as the cheaper Redmi...

The Xiaomi 12S and 12S Pro offer minor upgrades over the Xiaomi 12 series

Xiaomi today unveiled three flagship devices as part of its new Xiaomi 12S series -- the Xiaomi 12S, Xiaomi 12S Pro, and Xiaomi 12S Ultra. Out of the three, the Xiaomi 12S and Xiaomi 12S Pro are minor upgrades over the flagship Xiaomi 12 and Xiaomi 12 Pro from last year. The top-of-the-line Xiaomi 12S...

The new Xiaomi 12S Ultra aims to take smartphone photography to a whole new level

The Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra was undoubtedly one of the best Android phones from last year. It offered top-of-the-line hardware at a relatively affordable price point, making it a great alternative to flagships from Samsung and OnePlus. Due to this, we have been eagerly waiting for its successor ever since Xiaomi debuted the Xiaomi 12...

Xiaomi Smart Band 7 Review: This $60 fitness tracker continues to uphold Xiaomi’s value proposition

Xiaomi's line of fitness trackers has gone through several minor name changes over the years, from Mi Smart Band to Mi Band, to now, Smart Band, but the appeal remains the same -- it's a very affordable fitness tracker that can provide accurate fitness and health tracking, with data immediately viewable on a screen that,...

Xiaomi will launch the Mi Band 7 Pro early next month, here’s what it looks like

After launching the Mi Band 7 this May, Xiaomi is now gearing up to launch a Pro variant of the popular fitness tracker. The company has shared a short teaser of the Mi Band 7 Pro ahead of its official launch and confirmed that it would land with the Xiaomi 12S series early next month. In...

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE vs Xiaomi Mi 11X: Which value flagship should you buy?

Xiaomi launched the Mi 11X and the Mi 11X Pro last year in India to conquer the country's premium phone market. The Mi 11X, in particular, was an exciting phone because it had the power to dent the long-standing dominance of many devices in the sub-premium flagship segment with its ₹30,000 (~$390) price tag. But...

Xiaomi’s Leica partnership will bear fruit in form of the new Xiaomi 12S series early next month

We first heard rumors about Xiaomi's Leica partnership in March of this year. At the time, new strings in the Chinese version of MIUI's Gallery Editor app revealed that an upcoming Xiaomi device would feature Leica-branded filters. A few months later, Xiaomi officially confirmed the Leica partnership and announced that the first phones developed in...

Download: MIUI Closed Beta for Xiaomi and Redmi devices [Update: June 22 PRE builds]

The latest version of Xiaomi's custom Android skin - MIUI 13 - is finally here. The latest iteration of MIUI has been unveiled at the Xiaomi 12 launch event in China. Compared to MIUI 12/12.5, MIUI 13 brings in a slew of improvements, visual overhauls, and a handful of new features. We have already extracted...

OnePlus 10 Pro vs Xiaomi 12 Pro: Which Android flagship is better?

Every year around spring time we get a slew of new Android flagships running on the newest Qualcomm chip, and while Samsung's S series get the bulk of the attention early on, there are several other brands that put out excellent, polished handsets. Sure, Xiaomi may not be a non-entity in North America, but smartphone...

Xiaomi launches the Book S 12.4, an Arm-powered Windows 11 tablet

Xiaomi has announced a new Windows 11 tablet, the Book S 12.4, for European markets. The Xiaomi Book S 12.4 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2, making it a relatively high-end Arm tablet, though Qualcomm has already announced the 8cx Gen 3 chip. Not many devices with that processor have launched yet,...

LineageOS 19 is now available for the OnePlus 9/9 Pro, POCO X3 Pro, and Xiaomi Mi A1

The LineageOS team has extended LineageOS 19 support to several devices since debuting the ROM earlier this year in April. Over the last month, devices like the Samsung Galaxy S10, POCO F3, and OnePlus 5/5T received support for the Android 12-based custom ROM. Since our previous coverage, the team has added four new devices to...

Leaked renders provide first look at Xiaomi 12 Ultra’s Leica-branded camera system

Xiaomi introduced the Xiaomi 12 series in China late last year and subsequently brought it to the international markets in March. Currently, the lineup consists of three models: the vanilla Xiaomi 12, the Pro model, and the 12X. However, the company has yet to introduce the Xiaomi 12 Ultra, which many of us are eagerly...