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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 Xiaomi Mi Band 6 is at its lowest price ever in the U.K. for today only

If you're looking to pick up a smart fitness tracker, the Xiaomi Mi Band 6 is about as good as it gets. It offers more of the same that the Mi Band 5 gave but with two big improvements: the screen size has grown to 1.56-inches from the previous 1.1-inch screen and there’s a new...

Get the Xiaomi Mi 11 for £649 in the U.K. (£100 off)

The Xiaomi Mi 11 is a flagship smartphone that was released at the start of this year, packing some impressive specifications in a well-rounded package. I have one and reviewed it right here at XDA, and I'm a massive fan of it. It's now on sale in the U.K. on Amazon, and you can grab...

Xiaomi’s secret blacklist of phrases sounds scary, but it may not be what it seems

Chinese smartphone makers are often under heavy scrutiny due to geopolitical reasons, and the company that has taken the brunt of criticism is Huawei. However, other companies like Xiaomi haven't been left untouched, as the world's number one smartphone vendor recently had to fight off the U.S. Government's attempt to label it a "Communist Chinese...

Xiaomi launches two affordable smart TVs in India with Android TV 11, Dolby Audio, and dual-band Wi-Fi

Xiaomi today unveiled two new affordable smart TVs in India as the company continues to tighten its grip on the entry-level smart TV market. The new TVs are part of the Redmi Smart TV lineup and, as you would expect, have a great price to performance ratio. Redmi Smart TV 32 The Redmi Smart TV 32 is...

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 vs Xiaomi Mi Mix Fold: The two biggest Android brands destined to battle in the foldable space

It's often said that Samsung's biggest rival in the smartphone space is the Apple iPhone. But that's a lazy narrative in my view -- realistically speaking, consumers don't jump between eco-systems often, and iPhone users tend to be pretty happy in their walled garden with no intentions of really leaving. In other words, Samsung's biggest challenger...

This Week in Tech: New iPhones, Pixel 6 leaks, Android 12 updates, and Material You galore

This past week was quite a busy one in the tech world. Apple unveiled its latest iPhones, iPads, and Apple Watch, we shared a massive leak about the upcoming Pixel 6 Pro, Samsung and OPPO both showed off their Android 12 updates, Xiaomi launched its latest flagships, and Google released Material You updates for many...

Xiaomi 11T Pro Review: 120W is insanely quick charging!

The Xiaomi 11T series just launched earlier this week, and they're the first Xiaomi smartphones to be released globally without "Mi" branding. The Xiaomi 11T Pro is the mid-cycle successor to the Xiaomi Mi 11 Pro, and as such, it is more of an iterative improvement than a generational one. The Xiaomi 11T Pro drops...

Xiaomi’s iPad Pro competitor lands in Europe alongside Mi Band 6 NFC

Alongside the Xiaomi 11T series, Xiaomi today unveiled the Mi Pad 5 and Mi Band 6 NFC for the European markets. Originally launched in China last month, the Mi Pad 5 marks the return of Xiaomi to the tablet segment. The latest tablet from the Chinese company takes on the likes of iPad Pro and...

Xiaomi Pad 5 Review: A sleek and sexy Android tablet made for work and play

Apple's iPads have dominated the tablet market for as long as they've existed. Android tablets, on the other hand, have been the butt of many jokes. This may be changing, though. After Samsung's excellent Galaxy Tab S7 last year comes the new Xiaomi Pad 5. The last tablet from Xiaomi, the Mi Pad 4, was released...

[Update: Xiaomi says it’s not targeting any specific market] Xiaomi is proactively blocking devices in certain regions to comply with export regulations

Xiaomi doesn't have an official presence in several countries, including the US. But the company doesn't stop you from importing its devices to unsupported regions. If you import a Xiaomi device to any such region, it should work without any issues, provided it supports your carrier's bands. However, that won't be the case if you...

Xiaomi’s Smart Glasses are more than a wearable companion for your smartphone

Xiaomi is launching its first smart eyewear product today, the Xiaomi Smart Glasses. The company joins the ranks of Google, Snapchat, Nreal, and Lenovo in launching smart glasses, but unlike the products sold by those companies, Xiaomi's offering doesn't immerse the user with an augmented reality view of the world. Rather, they're akin to the...

Xiaomi 11T series will be Xiaomi’s first phones with 3 years of OS updates

Following in Samsung and OnePlus' footsteps, Xiaomi has now announced that it will offer three years of OS upgrades and four years of security patches for its upcoming Xiaomi 11T series. The company made this announcement just days ahead of a launch event, where it will unveil the Xiaomi 11T and the Xiaomi 11T Pro. Talking...