Samsung was 2017’s most copied smartphone brand, Galaxy S7 Edge ruled clones chart
The world’s most successful mobile device vendor was also the most copied smartphone brand of 2017, winning the “battle” against Apple by a landslide.
Xiaomi silently plans to attend MWC 2018, which could mean Mi 7 Barcelona intro
We may be getting a little ahead of ourselves here, but it’s possible Xiaomi will stop by Barcelona next month for a Mi 7 MWC 2018 launch.
Xiaomi Mi 6c may already be in the works with Snapdragon 660 SoC and 6GB RAM
This sounds more than a little implausible, but a “mid-range” Xiaomi Mi 6c may have just been benchmarked with Snapdragon 660 and 6GB RAM inside.
Xiaomi defends Mi 6 headphone jack absence, says it’s the future
The Xiaomi Mi 6 is the Chinese company’s first smartphone without a headphone jack, and the reason is it needed a larger battery.
Mid-range Xiaomi Mi 5c smartphone goes official with in-house-designed Surge S1 SoC
The Android 7.1-loaded $220 Xiaomi Mi 5c is the first smartphone powered by the company’s first homebrewed SoC, the Surge S1.
Xiaomi has no plans to attend MWC 2017, Mi 6 coming out later than expected
After making its all-time CES debut earlier this month, Xiaomi will surprisingly play hooky at the 2017 Mobile World Congress in late February.
Signs of Lineage OS rebound is working
The Android ROM that came out of CyanogenMod’s demise has been loaded onto 95,000 devices and will officially support over 80 devices.
Xiaomi wants to do the US smartphone expansion right, carrier tests already underway
Xiaomi isn’t just thinking about directly selling unlocked phones stateside down the line, testing the carrier waters for “full-on” launches.
Could the Xiaomi Mi 5c be the Yotaphone China has wanted?
No, because the two are different things. One is a weirdo concept that we doubt will come to bear, the other gets more photos of it leaked.
Xiaomi Mi 5s with ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, dual rear cam Mi 5s Plus finally unveiled
Today’s highlights – an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner baked under the front glass of the Xiaomi Mi 5s, and a dual rear camera on the Mi 5s Plus.
Exciting new Xiaomi Mi 5s rumors call for Snapdragon 821 SoC, ultrasonic fingerprint reader
The looming Xiaomi Mi 5s is starting to sound like more than a modest, incremental Mi 5 upgrade, with improved raw performance and biometrics rumored.
Amazon’s Great Indian Sale arrives with hefty savings on OnePlus X, Xiaomi Mi 5, and more
Amazon India has a bunch of popular Android smartphones on sale for the next few days, including the Xiaomi Mi 5, OnePlus X and Yu Yuphoria.
Xiaomi Mi Note 2 likely teased as greater than Mi 5… or Galaxy Note 5
How could 2 be greater than 5? Simple – if the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 features Force Touch tech, 6GB RAM and a dual-curved screen in its top-shelf config.
Xiaomi Mi 5s may tack on Sense ID ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
The Xiaomi Mi Note 2 may get side curves and dual cameras on the back while a Xiaomi notebook could be on the horizon. Rumors, rumors.
Xiaomi matches Q1 2015 box-office results, with 14.8 million Q1 2016 smartphone sales
Xiaomi can’t seem to be able to get out of its recent funk, shipping roughly as many smartphones in 2016’s first calendar quarter as it did the year before.
Gigantic Xiaomi Max incoming with 6.4-inch display, Snapdragon 820
The people have spoken: a plus-sized Snapdragon 820 Xiaomi Max is on the way, and it could measure a whopping 6.4 inches in screen diagonal.
Xiaomi reportedly grooms direct iPhone SE contender with 4.3-inch screen, Snapdragon 820
A predictable invasion of iPhone SE copycats could kick off soon with a 4.3-inch Xiaomi powered by a Snapdragon 820 processor.
Super-slim 10,000 mAh Xiaomi Mi Powerbank Pro comes with USB Type-C port at $22
Well, that didn’t take long. Mere weeks after the Mi 5 phone was unveiled, the Xiaomi Mi Powerbank Pro also goes official with USB Type-C support.
Xiaomi Mi 5 demand copiously exceeds supply, Mi 4s racks up 200K+ first-day sales
Chinese Xiaomi Mi 5 sales could be in the millions already, while the Mi 4s probably exceeded 200,000 orders in its first day of availability.
Xiaomi Mi 5 predictably generates a lot of attention in China: 14 million+ reservations
More than 14 million people in China are interested in buying the Xiaomi Mi 5, although only a small fraction of those might ultimately cough up the money.
Xiaomi Mi 5 could theoretically be used on any US network
LTE? Sure. All the bands. GSM? Yep, of course. But CDMA? Funny enough, that gets supported on the Xiaomi Mi 5, too.
Xiaomi Mi 5 goes official with Snapdragon 820, up to 4GB RAM, fingerprint sensor
The highly anticipated Xiaomi Mi 5 is finally official, and it’s set to cost as little as $305 with Snapdragon 820 processing power.
Xiaomi Mi 5 leaks and the myth of the 6GB RAM smartphone
It can happen. Bets are against it, though. Weibo is sorting through what we can expect from the Chinese OEM come next week at MWC.
Xiaomi, Huawei, and ZTE among companies possibly prepping mobile payment apps
As Apple Pay and Samsung Pay gear up for commercial launches in China, Xiaomi, Huawei and ZTE reportedly plot their counter-offensive.
Hugo Barra skips rope to promote the Xiaomi Mi 5
The phone’s coming out in a week and a lot of the major work is done. Why not have a little fun while marketing the Mi 5?