Mobile

Xiaomi, Oppo Reportedly Planning to Launch Foldable Smartphones in 2019

Chinese smartphone makers Xiaomi and Oppo appear set to join Samsung and Huawei in the race to bring foldable smartphones in the market. Starting the upcoming trend with its own release, Huawei has been reported to be working on the world’s first foldable smartphone. A foldable smartphone by Samsung has been a part of the rumour mill for over two years now, with the company in […]

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro to Get Android Oreo With MIUI 9.5 Update in India, Rollout Starts June 29

Xiaomi took the Indian mid-range smartphone segment by storm when it launched its Redmi Note 5 Pro back in February. The smartphone comes with strong specifications, a decent design, and dual cameras, however one thing was missing at launch. The handset ran MIUI on top of Android 7.1.2 Nougat, with a promise for an Android O update. Xiaomi India is […]

Mobile

Xiaomi Posts $1 Billion First-Quarter Loss Ahead of Blockbuster IPO

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi booked a first-quarter net loss of CNY 7 billion ($1.09 billion or roughly Rs. 6,800 crores) ahead of its blockbuster initial public offering. That compares with a net loss of CNY 43.89 billion (roughly Rs. 46,000 crores) for the whole of 2017, according to its draft prospectus. When one-off items are excluded, Xiaomi said […]

Gadgets

Xiaomi Mi Band 3 Launch Confirmed Along With Mi 8, MIUI 10 on May 31

Mi Band 3 fitness band will be one of the products that will be debuted at Xiaomi’s 2018 launch event that will be held at Shenzhen, China on May 31, the company has confirmed. As of now, there are no details on the specifications, features or the pricing of the wearable. Also, there is no clarity on the […]

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Chinese phones or Samsung, LG, Sony and HTC?

Times are changing and in the smartphone market they change quickly. If you wanted to buy an Android device three years ago you had the choice between manufacturers like Samsung, Sony, LG and HTC. Chinese smartphones were usually out of the question. The devices were considered cheap replicas of famous brands with poor hardware on […]