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Xiaomi Mi Max takes its name seriously with 6.44-inch mega display

Xiaomi Mi Max takes its name seriously with 6.44-inch mega display

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Xiaomi has unveiled its latest and largest smartphone in the Xiaomi Mi Max. The 6.44-inch smartphone is even bigger than the company's Mi Note and Mi Note Pro phablet phones. While there are three spec variants for the device we'll focus on the top end... >>

Xiaomi Mi 5 Pro: Smartphone star causes a stir

Xiaomi Mi 5 Pro: Smartphone star causes a stir

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If you're into smartphones, then the name Xiaomi will be one you recognise. Enjoying huge successes in the China, Hugo Barra, VP of international at Xiaomi claimed that the company sat in the top spot for smartphone sales in China, and number 5 globally.... >>

Watch the Xiaomi Mi 5 Global launch event from MWC 2016 right here

Watch the Xiaomi Mi 5 Global launch event from MWC 2016 right here

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Xiaomi is a Mobile World Congress, looking to make a wider impact on the world with its smartphones, launching the Xiaomi Mi 5, it's new flagship smartphone. The Mi 5 will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset, there's 4GB of RAM and up to 128GB... >>

Ex-Google exec Hugo Barra reveals Xiaomi Mi 5 release date

Ex-Google exec Hugo Barra reveals Xiaomi Mi 5 release date

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The Xiaomi Mi 5 is officially due to be unveiled on 24 February, according to Hugo Barra. After many rumours of the new Xiaomi handset the company's own Hugo Barra has taken to Twitter to confirm the announcement date. The former Google Nexus exec who... >>

Microsoft working on software to transform your Android to Windows 10

Microsoft working on software to transform your Android to Windows 10

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Microsoft has announced its Windows 10 operating system will launch this summer. In that same announcement it revealed its Windows Insider Program plans to offer Windows 10 on Android smartphones. Specifically Microsoft is working with Xiaomi in China... >>

Xiaomi Yi is the £41 alternative to GoPro that offers 1080p at 60fps

Xiaomi Yi is the £41 alternative to GoPro that offers 1080p at 60fps

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Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi has announced its own action camera that it's selling at a staggering 399 CNY which is about £41. Despite being £320 less than the GoPro Hero4 Black Edition doesn't fall down on specs. The Xiaomi Yi can manage full 1080p... >>

Xiaomi sold 61m phones last year and will soon launch products in the US and other markets

Xiaomi sold 61m phones last year and will soon launch products in the US and other markets

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Xiaomi is getting ready to sell products in new markets like the US, but don't expect phones. Xiaomi is a Chinese company that develops and sells smartphones, mobile apps, and other consumer electronics. It has been described as the "Apple of China",... >>

Xiaomi Mi Note could be iPhone 6 Plus beater: QHD, Snapdragon 810, Cat 9 LTE for £350

Xiaomi Mi Note could be iPhone 6 Plus beater: QHD, Snapdragon 810, Cat 9 LTE for £350

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Xiaomi Mi Note. There's a name that the Chinese company hopes will strike fear into the heart of Apple. This is its premium phablet which undercuts Apple in price while offering tip-top specs. The Mi Note should be a competitor to Apple's iPhone 6 Plus... >>

Xiaomi surpasses Samsung as China’s top smartphone vendor

Xiaomi surpasses Samsung as China’s top smartphone vendor

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Hardly anybody knew about a handset maker called Xiaomi in 2013. However, as of last quarter, the relatively unknown Chinese company has become the top smartphone vendor in its home turf. A report published on 4 August by Canalys, a research firm, has... >>

Xiaomi MiBand is more than £80 cheaper than Nike’s FuelBand, but…

Xiaomi MiBand is more than £80 cheaper than Nike’s FuelBand, but…

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Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi, otherwise known as China's Apple, has launched a very affordable wristband alongside its Mi4 smartphone. Unfortunately, both devices are limited to China. Called the MiBand, Xiaomi's new wristband only costs £7.50.... >>