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Xiaomi prepping a 64-bit smartphone and a 4G-enabled Red Rice model?

Xiaomi prepping a 64-bit smartphone and a 4G-enabled Red Rice model?

posted: 09 Apr 2014, 07:08

Xiaomi doesn't want to be late for the 64-bit switch, it seems. Not that we would have expected any different from the meteoric Chinese start-up. According to insiders, the vendor is preparing a 64-bit smartphone based...

Xiaomi joins Apple and Samsung in the list of best-selling devices for February 2014

Xiaomi joins Apple and Samsung in the list of best-selling devices for February 2014

posted: 04 Apr 2014, 09:22

A recent report, released by Technology Market Research company Counterpoint, reveals that Xiaomi has somewhat succeeded in breaking the Apple-Samsung hegemony and now has not one, but two devices...

Teasers confirm 5.5 inch Xiaomi Red Rice Note phone to be unveiled Sunday

Teasers confirm 5.5 inch Xiaomi Red Rice Note phone to be unveiled Sunday

posted: 15 Mar 2014, 19:31

On Thursday, we told you that an apparent sequel to the Xiaomi Redmi (aka Red Rice) had been spotted receiving TENNA certification in China. TENNA is China's equivalent to the FCC in the states. Now, a trio of...

Xiaomi unveils the Hongmi 1S – a $130 smartphone with Snapdragon 400 and two SIM slots

Xiaomi unveils the Hongmi 1S – a $130 smartphone with Snapdragon 400 and two SIM slots

posted: 18 Feb 2014, 10:12

Xiaomi has just announced a successor to one of the most popular mid-range smartphones in China, the $130 Xiaomi Hongmi a.k.a. the Xiaomi Redmi (the international version of the phone). Dubbed...

Xiaomi's Hongmi smartphone now has an international name: Redmi

Xiaomi's Hongmi smartphone now has an international name: Redmi

posted: 11 Feb 2014, 10:32

The Xiaomi Redmi was officially introduced in Singapore, and it could reach more markets later this year. The handset runs Android 4.2 and costs around $130 unlocked...

WeChat teams up with Xiaomi to sell its Mi3 flagship phone right from the messaging app

WeChat teams up with Xiaomi to sell its Mi3 flagship phone right from the messaging app

posted: 22 Nov 2013, 08:53

Neither messaging app WeChat, nor Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi enjoy a status symbol in the West, but the situation is quite reversed in Asia. In fact, WeChat now hoards the messaging needs of...

Xiaomi sold some 330,000 phones in a single day, raking in over $80 million

Xiaomi sold some 330,000 phones in a single day, raking in over $80 million

posted: 13 Nov 2013, 03:30

ovember 11, or 11.11, is known as 'Singles day' in China and parts of Asia, and it celebrates the fine bachelor life. With festivities taking place throughout the country, Chinese Xiaomi powerhouse...

Xiaomi sells it's first batch of 100,000 WCDMA Red Rice (Hongmi) phones in 4 minutes

Xiaomi sells it's first batch of 100,000 WCDMA Red Rice (Hongmi) phones in 4 minutes

posted: 08 Nov 2013, 03:52

Chinese Xiaomi has been getting some air time lately, mostly thanks to the excellent price to quality ratio their smartphones offer. Starting with the Xiaomi Red Rice (Hongmi)...

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