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16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 goes on sale in India with no registration required

16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 goes on sale in India with no registration required

posted: 26 Feb 2015, 10:10

Three times this month, the Xiaomi Mi 4 went on sale in India via one of the manufacturer's infamous flash sales. Today, that same device can be ordered from Indian online retailer Flipkart sans registration. The phone...

Xiaomi used live crabs and lobsters to test the toughness of its Mi 4 smartphone

Xiaomi used live crabs and lobsters to test the toughness of its Mi 4 smartphone

posted: 17 Feb 2015, 09:29

The Mi 4 is Xiaomi's flagship smartphone of last year. Prices for it start at around $300 - which is unusual for devices with high-end specs...

16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 to be sold in India today via flash sale; 64GB model coming February 24th

16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 to be sold in India today via flash sale; 64GB model coming February 24th

posted: 09 Feb 2015, 23:36

While Xiaomi is under a court order in India right now, it can still sell handsets powered by Qualcomm. The company is expected to sell on Tuesday, at 2PM Indian time, the 16GB Xiaomi Mi 4....

Greet the official wooden covers for Xiaomi Mi4 - from bamboo to black apricot

Greet the official wooden covers for Xiaomi Mi4 - from bamboo to black apricot

posted: 30 Jan 2015, 07:23

Xiaomi has been promising some official wooden back covers for its blockbuster Mi4 flagship for a while now, and today is the day when it delivers. The popular handset can be dressed in six tree-hugging...

Which phone is hotter? Xiaomi Mi4 vs Meizu MX4 Pro vs Honor 6+ heating test

Which phone is hotter? Xiaomi Mi4 vs Meizu MX4 Pro vs Honor 6+ heating test

posted: 21 Jan 2015, 09:23

Thermal imaging at its finest, folks, we can't imagine a better use of it than measuring how much our smartphones heat under gaming pressure, and here it is, a heating comparison between the three hottest handsets...

The Xiaomi Mi 4 aces our battery life benchmark, will last you for two days

The Xiaomi Mi 4 aces our battery life benchmark, will last you for two days

posted: 08 Dec 2014, 03:02

We're already in the process of putting together our review of Chinese superstar phone Xiaomi Mi 4, and we can now cross our mandatory battery life test off the list...

Latest smartphone rivalry pits Xiaomi against Huawei

Latest smartphone rivalry pits Xiaomi against Huawei

posted: 29 Sep 2014, 23:35

Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun recently went online to complain that Huawei has been insulting the Xiaomi Mi4. Huawei CEO Richard Yu went straight to his Huawei Honor team (that is the name of one of the manufacturer's lines and not a description...

You can now flash stock Android 4.4 on your Xiaomi Mi 3 or Mi 4

You can now flash stock Android 4.4 on your Xiaomi Mi 3 or Mi 4

posted: 15 Sep 2014, 09:33

MIUI is one of the most popular custom ROMs for Android around. It brings an array of various settings and tweaks to the Android experience, yet it treats the Home screen to a simplified, cleaner look, while getting rid of...

Xiaomi pulls the Xiaomi Mi 3 from India

Xiaomi pulls the Xiaomi Mi 3 from India

posted: 27 Aug 2014, 01:28

Using the "Hunger Marketing" method in India, Xiaomi has sold 95,000 units of the Xiaomi Mi3. That includes a block of 15,000 that sold out in two seconds. The sales took place on the website of India's top online retailer, Flipkart. It might seem crazy...

Xiaomi Mi 4 first real-life camera samples surface

Xiaomi Mi 4 first real-life camera samples surface

posted: 20 Aug 2014, 06:40

The Xiaomi Mi 4 has arrived with a splash - not only is it a silicon-infused powerhouse featuring the quad-core Snapdragon 801 system chip, it also features a premium build with a sturdy metal frame…

Which newly-announced phone appeals to you the most? (July 2014)

Which newly-announced phone appeals to you the most? (July 2014)

posted: 01 Aug 2014, 03:19

The industry is constantly churning new phones out, and sometimes, it's hard to even keep track of all the new models that get announced. But you know what? It shouldn't be that hard to keep pace with the industry. The key...

Xiaomi Mi4 now available to buy (only in China)

Xiaomi Mi4 now available to buy (only in China)

posted: 29 Jul 2014, 00:00

The Xiaomi Mi4 offers a long list of high-end features, and yet its price starts at about $320. The handset will be available in other regions soon...

Want to see what's inside the Xiaomi Mi 4? Take a sneak peek here

Want to see what's inside the Xiaomi Mi 4? Take a sneak peek here

posted: 25 Jul 2014, 05:59

Several days ago, we witnessed the unveiling of Xiaomi's latest and, allegedly, the most powerful smartphone in the world at the moment, the Xiaomi Mi 4...

First Xiaоmi Mi 4 camera samples and benchmark score crop up

First Xiaоmi Mi 4 camera samples and benchmark score crop up

posted: 23 Jul 2014, 02:12

Xiaomi certainly made headlines yesterday after it announced its new flagship -- the Mi 4 -- on stage, so interest in the device is yet to die out. As the hours went by, most of the unknowns started being filled out, but a few...

Xiaomi needs to try much better not to look like a blatant Apple copycat

Xiaomi needs to try much better not to look like a blatant Apple copycat

posted: 22 Jul 2014, 10:09

Xiaomi blasts out Apple look-alikes product after product, its CEO wears a black turtleneck, blue jeans, and pulls out a ‘one more thing’, and yet Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra claims the company is not copying...

Xiaomi Mi 4 camera spotlight: one of the first with Sony’s new 13-megapixel IMX214 sensor, demo images show it off

Xiaomi Mi 4 camera spotlight: one of the first with Sony’s new 13-megapixel IMX214 sensor, demo images show it off

posted: 22 Jul 2014, 09:09

The Xiaomi Mi 4 comes with a 13-megapixel main camera with a wide, f/1.8 aperture. The exciting news, however, is about the camera sensor: the Mi 4 is one of the...

Heroes of might and cheap: Xiaomi Mi 4 vs Huawei Honor 6 vs ZTE nubia Z7 mini specs comparison

Heroes of might and cheap: Xiaomi Mi 4 vs Huawei Honor 6 vs ZTE nubia Z7 mini specs comparison

posted: 22 Jul 2014, 08:25

A time has come, when brand-name juggernauts like Samsung, Sony, LG or HTC, are still releasing their flagships for north of $600 starting price without a contract, while Chinese newcomers...

Xiaomi Mi 4: hands-on photos and official press renders

Xiaomi Mi 4: hands-on photos and official press renders

posted: 22 Jul 2014, 06:52

Xiaomi took the wraps off its new flagship, the Mi 4, today, a device that puts a focus on refined design with a sturdy metal frame, but also does not compromise on performance, as it comes with the latest Snapdragon 801 system chip...

Xiaomi Mi 4 vs HTC One (M8) vs Sony Xperia Z2: specs comparison

Xiaomi Mi 4 vs HTC One (M8) vs Sony Xperia Z2: specs comparison

posted: 22 Jul 2014, 06:34

As Xiaomi's latest forerunner, the Mi 4, is already here, and it is perfectly natural to compare it the devices that it will be rivaling. Yes, Xiaomi will try hard to snatch market share from the major smartphone manufacturers...

Xiaomi Mi 4 size comparison: a 5-incher with ultra thin bezels

Xiaomi Mi 4 size comparison: a 5-incher with ultra thin bezels

posted: 22 Jul 2014, 06:22

After an onslaught of flagship devices that one-up one another in terms of screen size, often going to the absurd, the Xiaomi Mi 4 takes a surprisingly different stand…

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