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 Mi 6 aces durability inspection, easily surviving bend test failed by predecessor

There’s no comparison between the apparent durability of the Xiaomi Mi 6 and Mi 5, as the former looks unbreakable in “normal” conditions.

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.

Xiaomi Mi 6 officially confirmed for April 19 announcement, this time for real

The Snapdragon 835-powered Xiaomi Mi 6 was expected out in January, then February, then March, then today, ultimately breaking cover next week in Beijing.

Snapdragon 835-powered Xiaomi Mi 6 could go official in just a few hours

So little time possibly left, so much we still don’t know for sure about the high-end Xiaomi Mi 6 smartphone with Snapdragon 835 power.

Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 could be mere days away, high-end Mi 6 expected out next month

After an unusually slow beginning of the year, Xiaomi is reportedly gearing up to unveil Redmi Pro and Mi 5 sequels by the end of April.

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 Mi 5c ‘Meri’ with in-house Pinecone SoC benchmarked running Android 7.1.1

It’s too early to say anything about the real-life speed of the Pinecone SoC, but the Xiaomi Mi 5c sure looks promising, Android 7.1 and all.

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 isn’t in any financial trouble, even reportedly cooking up in-house mobile SoC

Xiaomi global VP Hugo Barra isn’t concerned in the least about the company’s recent smartphone sales slump, with key revenue coming in from elsewhere.

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.

Dual-curved, bezel-free Xiaomi Mi Note 2 expected out October 25

The Xiaomi Mi Note 2 could beat both the Samsung Galaxy S8 and iPhone 8 to the borderless dual-edged screen punch next week.

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.

Xiaomi Mi 5s name confirmed, dual rear camera teased, pricing rumored

In roughly 96 hours, a Xiaomi Mi 5s is guaranteed to see daylight in China, possibly starting at around $300 with great cameras in tow.

Xiaomi Mi 5s is officially teased for looming debut with high AnTuTu score

The Xiaomi Mi 5s is guaranteed to break cover on September 27, with Snapdragon 821 muscle in tow, standard 6GB RAM, and a low price tag.

Xiaomi Mi 5s now practically confirmed for September 27 announcement

September 27 will definitely bring the Xiaomi Mi 5s, not Mi Note 2 or Pro, to light, likely with Snapdragon 821 processing power in tow.

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.

Chinese retailers selling overclocked Xiaomi Mi 5 variants

At least one online retailer has a slightly juiced up Xiaomi Mi 5. Or, should we say, what a normal phone with a Snapdragon 820 should be.

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 5s leaks along with one foamy VR headset

Click through and look at that headset. Look at that padding. And look at the phone, too. It’s going to run MIUI 8 on some fancy curved screen.

Another Xiaomi explosion, this time a Mi 5 in China

This explosion follows another one from last week in India where a user’s Mi 4i started shooting sparks right from his hands.