Chinese smartphone makers carve up local market
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Whatever Apple claim

While Apple is claiming it is cleaning up in China, some figures in from the Far East suggest that the market has been carved up by local suppliers.

Redmi Note 2 sells out in 12 hours
Published in Mobiles


And on a Sunday too

Xiaomi announced its latest smartphone Redmi Note 2 on August 13 and the phone went on sale in China on August 16and all 800,000 sold out.

Xiaomi tests an expansion out of China
Published in Mobiles


Heads to Brazil

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi is preparing to test out its Chinese success model in another country.

Xiaomi ships 35 million smartphones in first half
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Increased by 30 per cent

According to China-based display supplier, Xiaomi has managed to ship out over 35 million smartphones in the first half of this year.

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 gets a customer
Published in Processors


Xiaomi not worried by the fire breathing dragon rumours

Mobile chipmaker Qualcomm whose Snapdragon 810 which has not been doing so well when it comes to customers, or heating has found a customer for its 820 model.

Xiaomi wireless speaker box reviewed, in stereo and Technicolor
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Review: Going stereo on the cheap

Xiaomi’s recent dive into the accessory market has resulted in a number of unusual and interesting product launches, ranging from audio accessories to aluminium mouse pads.

Xiaomi reportedly shifting to MediaTek in high-end phones
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Helio X20 may be getting a huge design win 

Xiaomi, one of China’s premiere tech companies, is said to be eyeing MediaTek’s new Helio X20 application processor for its flagship phones. 

Xiaomi accessory push is getting out of control
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Chinese giant has a lot of fans, literally

When Xiaomi announced plans to launch accessories shops in western markets, we assumed the Chinese giant would focus on smartphone kit. However, since then, the company has gone into overdrive to launch loads of cool looking and quite odd hardware. 

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro launches tomorrow
Published in Mobiles


Snapdragon 810 with 5.7" 2560 x 1440 IPS LCD

Xiaomi is China's biggest phone manufacturer and the company is growing at the incredible rate. So are its phones.

Samsung loses more market share in China
Published in Mobiles


Drops to fourth spot first time since 2011

Samsung is having a tough time keeping up with aggressive competitors in mainland China, and now it has lost another spot in the rankings.