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Xiaomi Mi 4 gets a permanent price cut in India

Xiaomi Mi 4 gets a permanent price cut in India

posted: 16 Apr 2015, 11:35

The price of Xiaomi's flagship handset is being slashed in India, where the phone is now available without registration from online retailer Flipkart. The 16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 is now priced at the equivalent of $289 USD. That is a price cut of...

Compact smartphones with the best cameras

Compact smartphones with the best cameras

posted: 12 Apr 2015, 17:59

In the past few years, smartphone ODMs have made significant strides in the field of mobile photography. Sure, one could argue that a handset's camera is still not up on par with professional cameras, but surely that is understandable when we take...

Watch this video of the Xiaomi Mi 4 allegedly running Windows 10 for Phones

Watch this video of the Xiaomi Mi 4 allegedly running Windows 10 for Phones

posted: 01 Apr 2015, 15:10

About two weeks ago, we showed you some still images of the Xiaomi Mi 4 running Windows 10 for Phones. These photos were leaked right after a report was published indicating that Microsoft was planning on offering...

Xiaomi celebrates 5th birthday with Redmi 2A, pink Mi Note and more

Xiaomi celebrates 5th birthday with Redmi 2A, pink Mi Note and more

posted: 31 Mar 2015, 15:31

Let's all sing along. "Happy Birthday to you. Happy Birthday to you. Happy Birthday dear Xiaomi, Happy Birthday to you." On April 6th, Xiaomi turns five-years old. Quite a precocious child, wouldn't you say? To celebrate,...

Xiaomi to hold more open sales in India starting today; stocks of Xiaomi MiPad are replenished

Xiaomi to hold more open sales in India starting today; stocks of Xiaomi MiPad are replenished

posted: 28 Mar 2015, 14:13

Starting today, Xiaomi is offering the 64GB Xiaomi Mi 4 flagship phone in India without requiring buyers to register. The open sale of the handset began at 2pm local time. The 64GB Mi...

No more flash sales for the 64GB Xiaomi Mi 4 in India; new earphones now available

No more flash sales for the 64GB Xiaomi Mi 4 in India; new earphones now available

posted: 27 Mar 2015, 10:24

Starting tomorrow, those in India with a hankering for the 64GB Xiaomi Mi 4 can purchase the phone without having to participate in a flash sale of the device. That means you can wake up at 3am with...

Xiaomi MiPad goes on sale in India tomorrow

Xiaomi MiPad goes on sale in India tomorrow

posted: 23 Mar 2015, 20:50

The Xiaomi MiPad will go on sale in India starting at noon Tuesday. The slate will be available from online retailer Flipkart, priced at the equivalent of $209 USD. Unlike other Xiaomi devices, which debuted in India via a flash sale, the Xiaomi...

Barra: Xiaomi welcomes Microsoft and its experimental program, but we are not partners with them

Barra: Xiaomi welcomes Microsoft and its experimental program, but we are not partners with them

posted: 19 Mar 2015, 15:33

Just the other day, we told you how Microsoft is testing the Xiaomi Mi 4 by flashing a Windows 10 ROM on the device. We even showed you some photos of the Xiaomi handset running Microsoft's...

Flash enabled indoor photographs taken with the Xiaomi Mi 4 in India marred by yellow tint

Flash enabled indoor photographs taken with the Xiaomi Mi 4 in India marred by yellow tint

posted: 19 Mar 2015, 10:16

According to some threads on the Xiaomi Mi 4 forum found at Xiaomi's MIUI website, Indian users of the handset are finding that some of the pictures taken with the handset's rear camera contain...

Check out images of the Xiaomi Mi 4 running Windows

Check out images of the Xiaomi Mi 4 running Windows

posted: 18 Mar 2015, 20:04

On Tuesday evening, we passed along information about a test of Windows 10 being conducted by Microsoft on the Xiaomi Mi 4. The software giant is thinking about offering custom ROMs for Android devices that would allow these phones to...

Microsoft plans on turning Android handsets into Windows 10 phones using custom ROMs

Microsoft plans on turning Android handsets into Windows 10 phones using custom ROMs

posted: 18 Mar 2015, 01:23

On Tuesday, we told you that Microsoft was planning on testing Windows 10 with power users sporting the Android powered Xiaomi Mi 4. Xiaomi is assisting Microsoft with the tests although it stresses...

Malware-infested Xiaomi Mi 4 caught in the wild, looks genuine until deep inspection

Malware-infested Xiaomi Mi 4 caught in the wild, looks genuine until deep inspection

posted: 09 Mar 2015, 04:12

A few days ago, mobile data security company Bluebox got their hands on a Xiaomi Mi 4 handset to run a few tests on it. See, handsets built and sold in China rarely run a Google-certified version...

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...

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