A device we have every reason to expect as part of the Xiaomi Redmi 6 family soon has been granted Tenaa approval in China recently with an iPhone X-inspired notch.
Many analysts rushed to deem the iPhone X a flop, but this flop managed to outsell all other smartphones in the world between January and March 2018.
Xiaomi is almost certainly planning to rebrand the China-exclusive Mi 6X as an international Mi A2 Android One model, with another, more mysterious device also in the works running "pure" Google software.
Fresh Canalys research has Xiaomi topping the smartphone shipment charts in India between January and March 2018, at a total of 9 million units, compared to less than 7.5 mil for silver medalist Samsung.
Unveiled in China back in December, the crazy affordable Xiaomi Redmi 5 is spreading the 2:1 "full screen" love to India on March 20, with an octa-core Snapdragon 450 SoC also in tow.
The cryptic Xiaomi Berlin smartphone seems like nothing to write home about... apart from packing a mid-range Snapdragon processor that Qualcomm is yet to unveil.
India's "all-rounder" and "camera beast" have been officially unveiled, with the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 priced at $155 and up, and the Redmi Note 5 Pro starting at $220 or so.
We're only one day away from the official India announcement of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro, the former of which is apparently identical to the China-only Redmi 5.
Expected out before the high-end Mi 7, the mid-range Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 should be costlier and more appealing to shutterbugs than the existing Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus.
MIUI 9, the newest version of Xiaomi's Android-based user interface, will be available for official installation on a whopping 40 phones and tablets... eventually.
We've already seen a number of affordable 2:1 phones with thin bezels unveiled in the past few months, but the Xiaomi Redmi 5 starts at a crazy low $120.
The low-cost full screen Xiaomi Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus are only a few days away from a formal announcement, strutting their stuff in official renders.
Xiaomi just launched the crazy affordable, ultra-low-end Redmi 5A in India, also gearing up for the China announcement of the mid-range Redmi 5 and 5 Plus.