Hugo Barra confirmed that Oculus has partnered with Xiaomi to bring the Go VR headset to China. The Chinese version will be called the Mi VR and will reportedly run a different SDK than the global version.
Gadgets January 10, 2018
Xiaomi has begun selling a variety of products via Amazon including headphones, a 360-degree camera, and power bank, and a robot kit, further expanding its U.S. presence. But where are the new Xiaomi smartphones?
Business Tech November 20, 2017
Apple shipped the most smartwatches in Q3 2017 according to latest estimates from market analysis firm Canalys. Even so, it was a bad quarter for smartwatches in general.
Wearable Tech November 15, 2017
Xiaomi has unveiled what’s perhaps the best attempt at a MacBook Pro ripoff. Looking at the specs and price of the Mi Notebook Pro, however, it’s clear Xiaomi didn’t merely copy Apple’s flagship laptop.
Computers September 12, 2017
Xiaomi unveiled the Mi Mix 2 a day before Apple announces the premium iPhone 8. The $500 Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 looks awesome, but does it have what it takes to challenge the $1,000 iPhone 8?
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 12, 2017
Xiaomi's Mi Calculator is now up for grabs over at the Play Store. While calculators aren't exactly groundbreaking Android apps, the Mi Calculator does an impressive job in providing a plethora of functions in a clean UI.
Apps/Software September 3, 2017
Xiaomi has officially unveiled its latest Mi 6 flagship and it boasts some impressive specs for its price point. The smartphone starts at $360 and packs a Snapdragon 835 processor, 6 GB of RAM, a dual rear camera, and more neat specs.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 19, 2017
Honor 6X may be the latest stunner from the Huawei series. But it faces tough competition from another great contender in the same segment: the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 4, 2017
Xiaomi introduced its very own chipset, the octa-core Surge S1, in its latest Mi 5c smartphone. The success of the in-house chipset would help Xiaomi streamline production and gain invaluable control over phone design to counter the impacts of slowing sales.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 3, 2017
Xiaomi will be launching its own processor. The Pinecone is expected to launch this Feb. 28 and will be used on the company’s Mi 5c handset.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 21, 2017
Xiaomi's CEO Lei Jun has confirmed through a social media post that the company has started working on the successor of Mi Mix. Xiaomi has once more roped in Philippe Starck to design the Mi Mix phone.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 17, 2017
Xiaomi is reportedly planning to create its own chips moving forward, breaking free from Qualcomm chips conventionally found on its smartphones. What’s more, this new chip is rumored to be what’ll power the forthcoming Mi 6.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 11, 2017
GFXBench listed an unknown Xiaomi device that is similar in features to the Redmi Note 3. The mysterious Xiaomi smartphone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat per the benchmark listing.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 31, 2017
A Xiaomi spokesperson has confirmed that the company will be missing this year's MWC. The unexpected news will dash Xiaomi fans' hopes of the next-gen Mi 6 being unveiled in February.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 27, 2017
Hugo Barra, the former Android executive who left Google to lead Xiaomi's international expansion, has now announced plans to leave Xiaomi and return to Silicon Valley. Barra will depart from the company next month, after the Chinese New Year.
Business Tech January 23, 2017
Xiaomi has raised quite some interest at CES 2017, but it's still not ready to launch its smartphones in the United States. The company says it will enter the U.S. smartphone market 'eventually,' but don't get your hopes up for this year.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 7, 2017
Xiaomi hosted its first ever event on the showroom floor of CES 2017, and came up with a white color option for the Mi MIX. Find out what tech experts are saying.
Smartphones January 7, 2017
A white Xiaomi Mi Mix has just been announced at CES 2017, shipping in China later this year, with nary a hint for a possible U.S. release. The white variant features the fame gorgeous and slick-looking nearly bezel-less display.
Smartphones January 6, 2017
In its first appearance at the annual event, Xiaomi unveiled the Mi TV 4, an ultra-thin TV that is only 4.9 millimeters at its thinnest point. The TV is also modular, allowing users to upgrade components easily.
Televisions January 6, 2017
Fitbit has maintained its dominance of the wearable devices market. The same, however, cannot be said about the market share of the Apple Watch, which posted a 71 percent year-over-year decline.
Wearable Tech December 6, 2016
Xiaomi executives revealed that the company remains unfazed despite the sharp decline of smartphones sales this year. The company reiterated its key income drivers come from its range of smart home devices.
Business Tech November 27, 2016
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Xiaomi Mi 6 will be the first smartphones to launch with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset, according to the director of IHS electronics research in China. Moreover, the two handsets will reportedly hit the scene as soon as March.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 27, 2016
A Xiaomi official disputes rumors of a smaller Xiaomi Mi MIX device called Xiaomi Nano. This is a disappointing news for fans but a glimmer of hope persists that a smaller handset could still launch by December. Here's why.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 24, 2016
Getting your hands on Xiaomi's Mi MIX phone is beginning to become real by the day. Leaked photos show that the tech company could be releasing a white variant, expanding a range that sells out in a matter of seconds in China.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 22, 2016
The bezel-less Xiaomi Mi Mix could soon be followed up with a smaller variant, reportedly called the Xiaomi Mi Mix Mini. Reports say its screen would be reduced to 5.5 inches but will remain as powerful as its predecessor.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 18, 2016
The Xiaomi Mi Note 2 sold out in only 50 seconds in its first flash sale in China. Tagged as a worthy alternative to the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, the device broke the record previously held by the Mi 5.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 2, 2016
Xiaomi recently showcased a concept phone that might herald the upcoming design trends. Meet Mi Mix, an almost bezel-less handset packing powerful specs, high quality materials and a spectacular design that wants to compete with the iPhone 8.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 27, 2016
Xiaomi announced the new Mi VR headset during the official unveiling of the Mi Note 2 last Oct. 25 in Beijing. It replaces the Xiaomi VR Play, the company's first VR headset released in August.
Wearable Tech October 27, 2016
The Xiaomi Mi MIX has caused quite an uproar among tech enthusiasts given its gorgeous bezel-less edge-to-edge display. However, a few comments have implied that the phone will remain in China, with no plans for an international release anytime soon.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 27, 2016
Xiaomi has a second VR headset in store, and it's called the Mi VR. Succeeding the Mi VR Play, the new wearable tech comes packed with a 9-axis motion controller, and it promises to provide ultra-low latency at 16 ms.
Wearable Tech October 26, 2016
Xiaomi showcases the Mi MIX, an edgeless smartphone that's packing top-of-the-line specs and nifty features. Touted as a concept phone, it's actually available for purchase.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 26, 2016
Samsung's Note 7 issue has left many affected customers without a phone. Let's see if the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 and the Google Pixel XL are worthy replacements for Samsung's previous flagship.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 26, 2016
A video has been making the rounds online showing a user browsing through different apps on a smartphone with a bendable touchscreen display. The device is running on Xiaomi's latest operating system, the MIUI 8.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 25, 2016
Xiaomi's set to unveil its latest flagship, the Mi Note 2, on Oct 25, opening up the livestream on Facebook for everyone who's interested. Per the PowerPoint leak, the device will have a 5.7-inch curved edge-to-edge AMOLED display, dual cameras and more.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 23, 2016
The Xiaomi Mi Note 2 was expected earlier this year, but it looks like the flagship is finally coming. With the release date approaching, rumors are swirling about the hefty price tag of the high-spec phablet.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 15, 2016
Xiaomi Mi Box is now available at Xiaomi's U.S. website as well as in Walmart stores for $69. Aside from the attractive price, it features top-of-the-line specs and will come with special perks worth $76.
Smart Home October 4, 2016
Xiaomi recently unveiled its latest flagship killers, the Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus. Apple’s iPhone has something to fear, as Xiaomi offers phones with powerful specs, excellent cameras and sleek design for a hard to beat price.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 28, 2016
Xiaomi's Mi Android TV Box is reportedly available in Walmart now. There is currently no official confirmation but a photo and video of the actual device displayed in the retail store, including its pricing, have already surfaced online.
Smart Home September 27, 2016
Xiaomi unveiled its new flagship smartphone, the Mi 5s, which takes a page from a rumored Apple iPhone feature by placing the fingerprint sensor under the glass.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 27, 2016
The Xiaomi Mi Note 2 could potentially be released on either Sept. 14 or Sept. 24, according to new leaks. The upcoming smartphone from Xiaomi could cost $450.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 5, 2016
Xiaomi's next flagship device, the Mi Note 2, is expected to be launched soon. Rumors on the device have been swirling, with the latest screenshot and renders revealing more about the upcoming phablet.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 29, 2016
Xiaomi Inc. reasserts its interest in entering the U.S. smartphone market. The Chinese electronics company reveals that it will launch smartphones in the U.S. in the near future and that a product is coming this October.
Business Tech August 22, 2016
An image of Xiaomi's Mi Note 2 leaked online showing resemblance to Samsung's Galaxy S7 edge. The Chinese smartphone maker may launch the mobile phone on Aug. 25.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 22, 2016
According to an IDC report, Huawei topped all-important and lucrative Chinese smartphone market in the second quarter by shipping 19.1 million units of smartphones. Xiaomi and Apple, however, both saw shipment volume drops compared with last year.
Business Tech August 17, 2016
Xiaomi is said to have the Mi Note 2 with top-end specs in the pipeline. The company might release the Mi Note 2, as well as the Redmi Note 4, in September.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 10, 2016