The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro is the first Xiaomi smartphone to support Face Unlock. Similarly, the company is testing this feature for the Mi MIX 2 and the Mi 6 on the beta version. In fact, users can install the Global beta ROM to test this feature. However, as the ROM is in beta stage, it might not be suitable for a primary device.
So, if you own a Mi MIX 2 or the Mi 6, the device will receive an OTA update in next few days. However, the company warns about using the feature, as it can be fooled using a photo or a video.Specifications of Xiaomi Mi MIX 2
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 has a 5.99 inch 2160 x 1080 px LCD display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The device is powered by a [...]
At the launch event of the Xiaomi Redmi Y1 and Redmi Y1 Lite, the company also announced a list of smartphones that will receive an update to MIUI 9 in the coming months. While Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 was one of the first devices to receive the update, the Xiaomi Mi 6 has now joined the list of smartphones as well. The company has rolled out an update to MIUI 9.0.2 which brings a host of new features with it.
Here are a few new features that will be introduced with the new MIUI 9:Faster App Launching Speed
One of the main criticisms of MIUI has been its sluggish nature and the slow speed of general usage even in the flagship devices. Keeping that in mind, Xiaomi has [...]
Xiaomi may have plans of rebooting its 2017 flagship, the Mi 6. Spotted on the certification website, TENNA, a Mi 6 with 4GB RAM and 65GB onboard storage might be launched on the 11th of November. In April 2017, the Mi 6 with 6GB RAM/64GB storage and 6GB RAM/128GB storage were launched. A cheaper variant of the flagship could now make its way to the Chinese market in November.
The price is expected to be at 2299 Yuan (Rs 22700 approx.) which is about 200 Yuan cheaper than the standard variant. The Mi 6 with with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage is available at a price of 2899 Yuan (Rs 27100 approx.). As far as other specifications are concerned, there won’t be any changes. The [...]
Xiaomi is sending out press invites for its scheduled event on 5 September in New Delhi, India, where the company is expected to launch its ‘flagship dual camera’ smartphone. Xiaomi’s media invite states “Join us for the launch of our first dual camera smartphone in India”. We are still unsure whether the Mi 6 or Mi 5X are to be launched.
The event invite image sported a dual camera, suggesting, that one of the sensors will come with a larger aperture than the other.
Both the dual camera smartphones have already been launched in China. Therefore, in terms of specifications and features, not much is left for speculations.
Xiaomi Mi [...]
Xiaomi recently launched the Mi 6 at their event in China as the company announced plans to hit global markets soon. India is one of the most important markets for the Chinese smartphone market and Xiaomi’s Snapdragon 835 equipped Xiaomi Mi 6 plans should be launched end of May. With the phone going on sale in June. Xiaomi is already in talks with Flipkart and Amazon to flesh out launch deals, which should include some loyalty programs, and buyback schemes.
The phone which has been announced to be available in 11 colors will see at least 3 of those colors in India at launch. Xiaomi has placed the phone strategically offering similar specs to the Samsung Galaxy S8 at [...]
The Xiaomi Mi 6, expected to launch on April 16, has seen many leaks. Now, an e-commerce website has revealed what appear to be the image and specifications of the Xiaomi Mi 6.
As previous leaks had suggested, this could be the flat variant of the Xiaomi Mi 6, and not the one with a dual edge display. Rumor has it that the edge display might be a ceramic only variant specification. The listing has also revealed that the Xiaomi Mi 6 smartphone will pack 128GB of internal storage and will run on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 SoC. The image of the Xiaomi Mi 6 on the website has put all speculations about the possibility of a dual camera to rest. A physical button is [...]
In a recent leak by Kevin Wang, a popular Chinese analyst, revealed that the Xiaomi Mi 6 might be available in a ceramic variant as well.T he post also suggests that Apple might also resort to a ceramic-construct for its iPhone next year.
Though just a tip, this might be a possibility given that Xiaomi Mi 6’s predecessors, including the Mi Mix, also featured a ceramic body. Though it was previously reported that the Xiaomi Mi 6 will be equipped with the IMX386 camera sensor, a separate report has suggested that the smartphone might in fact feature Sony’s IMX400 camera sensor for the primary camera. Moreover, rumors also indicate a dual camera [...]
While the world awaits the launch of the Xiaomi Mi 6 on April 16, A recent report claims that Xiaomi will most likely launch the Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 before the Xiaomi Mi 6 this month.
Though the Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 is the best bet for the release, nothing has been officially confirmed by the company yet. The Redmi Pro 2 will be the successor of the Xiaomi Redmi Pro, which launched in July 2016. The Redmi Pro, however, is yet to be launched in India and may not see an official launch in the Indian market.
Another report has revealed the expected specifications of the Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2. The Xiaomi Redmi Pro was the first smartphone from the Xiaomi [...]
The Xiaomi Mi 6, next in-line for a launch by Xiaomi, has been surrounded by rumors for quite a while now. A recent report also suggested that the Mi 6 might be launched next month, on April 16, 2017.
While rumors have continued to surface, there’s another one which has been reported by a Chinese microblogging website. A post on the website has revealed sketches of the Xiaomi Mi 6 that shows a dual camera setup on the smartphone.
The sketches have unveiled the design of the Xiaomi Mi 6, suggesting that the top and bottom of the smartphone’s frame might have thick bezels, while the one on the sides will be slimmer. The sketch also shows off a [...]
The launch of the upgraded version of the Mi 5 from the Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi, the Mi 6, is expected to be on April 16, 2017, according to a Chinese website which claims to have confirmed the news.
Since Samsung had placed a big order for the Snapdragon 835, Xiaomi had to release the Mi 5 last year with the under-clocked Snapdragon 820 chipset. The Mi 6 may suffer a similar fate, and hence, will be the first smartphone from Xiaomi to run on the underclocked Snapdragon 835 chipset with an octa-core processor and Adreno 540 GPU. The Xiaomi Mi 6 is expected to have a 5.2-inch IPS LCD display with a combination of 2.5D glass and a variant with ceramic body. The display of [...]
This year has been filled with speculations and leaks about the upcoming smartphones from major manufacturers. Here is a list of the leaked images in a capsule!
1. Samsung Galaxy S8
The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus are scheduled for a launch on March 29. However, the internet is filled with leaks about its specifications. Here is a recently leaked picture of the Samsung Galaxy S8.
Read about all the specifications of Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus here.2. Xiaomi Mi 6 and Mi 5c
Chinese electronics company, Xiaomi, is bombarding the tech-world with a number of smartphones expecting to be launched this year. While speculations have been [...]
Specifications and details for two of Xiaomi’s upcoming flagship phones have leaked. The information was leaked by a user on the Chinese website Weibo. Rumor has it, that the two phones are Mi 6 and Mi 5c.
According to the leaks, the Xiaomi Mi 6 will have two variants – one will have 4GB of RAM, 32GB of in-built storage and Full HD resolution, while the other will have 4GB of RAM and 64GB of in-built storage along with WQHD screen resolution. Previous reports suggest that the variants of Mi 6 will either be powered by Helio X30 chipset or the Snapdragon 835. The Helio X30 variant is expected to be priced at Rs 19,600, while the Snapdragon 835 variant might be priced at Rs [...]