Tag: Xiaomi

Xiaomi Officially Unveils Mi5s and Mi5s Plus Smartphones

The Mi5, while a fantastic device, is already yesterday's news.

Amazfit is Xiaomi’s First Smartwatch for Adults

As usual, no word on international availability.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Officially Unveiled

Just what we expected.

Xiaomi to Launch Two New Redmi Smartphones

Once again, more options for the budget shopper.

Xiaomi Begins Global Rollout of MIUI 8

Don't we all love updates?

Xiaomi Launches New Mobile Payments Service, Mi Pay

Wonder why they are not making a big deal about it. Pilot?

Xiaomi Debuts the Redmi Pro, a Budget Smartphone With Top-level Features

Every budget smartphone should be like this or better.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 May Have a Dual-Camera Setup

This is becoming a trend now.

Xiaomi’s Cheap Smartphone Lineup Has Sold 110 Million Units Since Launch

The world loves affordable devices, no question about it.

Xiaomi is Back to Selling its Smartphones in Nigeria

Chinese device maker Xiaomi is back to selling its smartphones in Nigeria after a short hiatus. Xiaomi's temporary absence from the market was occasioned...

Second Generation Xiaomi Mi Band Finally Goes Official, Costs $23

Xiaomi expects to extend its dominance of the wearables market with another iteration of its ultra-cheap Mi Band. The Mi Band 2 officially announced...

Windows Phone’s Market Share Has Gone From Bad to Worse in Just One Year

In the first quarter of 2015, Windows Phone, Microsoft's mobile platform, had 2.5% market share. Even though that was peanuts compared to the double...

Xiaomi Teases Something for Google I/O 2016 Reveal

The 2016 edition of Google's annual developer conference, I/O, is one day away. While we already have an idea of what to expect this...

Apple Watch No Match for Budget Fitness Trackers from Xiaomi

Even though Apple is still the number one smartwatch vendor in the world, it's lead is cut to size when we look at the...

Xiaomi Officially Announces the 6.4-inch Mi Max and New MIUI 8 Software

Mi Max is Xiaomi's biggest smartphone ever. The 6.44-inch smartphone was unveiled at an event in Beijing by the company. Like the leaks in the...

Xiaomi’s Upcoming Max Smartphone Bares it All in New Photos Ahead of Launch

Xiaomi is expected to unveil a new smartphone, the Mi Max, tomorrow. We have heard a lot about the Max in the run-up to...

You No Longer Need to Spend A Small Fortune to Get A Good Smartphone Experience

I have spent the better part of the last five years actively using mobile devices of all shapes, sizes and prices and reviewing or...

Xiaomi to Launch First Smartwatch for Adults Later in the Year

Xiaomi is planning to release its first ever smartwatch targeted at the adult population. Liu De, co-founder and Vice President at Xiaomi is reported to...

Oppo and Vivo Edge Out Xiaomi and Lenovo From Top 5 Global Smartphone Vendor List in Q1 2016

The smartphone world is just about to get interesting. Oppo and Vivo, two Chinese smartphone brands that have been trying to break into markets...

Xiaomi Sets the Date for the Launch of its 6.4-inch Max Phablet

Xiaomi is looking to introduce a new device to add on to its current Mi and Redmi devices which cover the high-end and mid-range...

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Review: More Bang for Your Buck

Xiaomi is not a name or brand that is familiar with most Kenyans outside our space (in mobile tech coverage). Yet soon it will,...

Xiaomi Enters the Kenyan Mobile Market with Promise for Better Quality Devices at Affordable Prices

It's taken just 3 years for a smartphone brand that we were hardly talking about locally for it to not only conquer the world...

Samsung to Let Huawei, Xiaomi and Vivo Use Dual-Edge Displays

One of the standout features of Samsung smartphones for at least the last one year has been the displays. The dual-edge Super AMOLED displays...

Will 2016 be the Year We See the Android App Drawer Die?

The app drawer is one often overlooked but incredibly important part of the smartphone. Android smartphones to be particular. It is usually the gateway...
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Chinese Device Makers May Gang Up to Take on Apple Pay and Samsung Pay

Mobile payments are going to be a big thing if they are not already. Apple Pay just became available in Apple's biggest market, China, this...

Huawei the Biggest Gainer in the Smartphone Market in 2015 – IDC

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei registered the single biggest gains in the smartphone market last year. Data released by research firm IDC shows that Huawei,...

Xiaomi’s Latest $100 Smartphone is Why We Should Be Excited About its Africa Launch

Xiaomi has a new budget smartphone. Unveiled early today, the Redmi 3 is Xiaomi's latest effort at beating the competition in providing real value...

What to Watch Out for in the Kenyan Smartphone Market in 2016

It's a few days to the end of the year. 2016 is almost here. With it comes a lot of expectations for an industry...

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