Xiaomi India announces several organizational changes

Xiaomi India today announced various organizational changes. This comes after Manu Kumar Jain, who transitioned to a global role as Group Vice President last year, and is responsible for International Strategy, including International Marketing and PR. He joined Xiaomi India back in 2014. Continue reading “Xiaomi India announces several organizational changes”

Xiaomi India says it has sold 2 million smartphones in 5 days of festive sales

After yesterday’s announcement of 100K Smart TV sales in 3 days, Xiaomi India today announced that it has sold 2 million or 20 lakh smartphones in less than 5 days of the festive sale across platforms, thanks to ‘Diwali With Mi’ on mi.com, Great Indian Shopping Festival on Amazon and The Big Billion Days on Flipkart that offered discounts on the smartphones. Continue reading “Xiaomi India says it has sold 2 million smartphones in 5 days of festive sales”

Xiaomi India launches ‘Mi Store on Wheels’ to bring retail experience to doorsteps

Xiaomi today launched its Mi Store on Wheels, moving retail platform that aims to bring store like experience to customers’ doorsteps and bringing availability in the far corners of our nation. Xiaomi India CEO Manu Kumar Jain said that the company offline team has  completed this project in just 40 days with an aim to bring Xiaomi products to customers in villages and non-metro cities. Continue reading “Xiaomi India launches ‘Mi Store on Wheels’ to bring retail experience to doorsteps”

Xiaomi opens 1000th Mi Store in India, announces Mi Studio

Xiaomi has announced its 1000th Mi Store in India today located in Rewari, Haryana. In addition to the Mi Store launch, Xiaomi India also announced the launch of ‘Mi Studio’ which is the company’s latest addition to its new retail concept.
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Xiaomi India offers a chance to own the Mi A2 before launch

Xiaomi introduced the Mi A2 smartphone as the successor of the Mi A1, at an event in Spain yesterday. Xiaomi India head and VP Manu Jain has already confirmed that the smartphone will be launching in the country on August 8th, but the Mi A2 Lite may not come to India. If you are planning to buy Mi A2 and can’t wait till the official launch in India, there is a good news for you. Continue reading “Xiaomi India offers a chance to own the Mi A2 before launch”

Xiaomi India schedules a new launch event on February 14, Redmi 5 / Redmi Note 5 expected

Xiaomi Redmi 5 PlusXiaomi India just sent out press invites for the launch of its first product of 2018 in India on February 14th. The invite just has the number ‘5’ along with the date, so it could be the Redmi 5 series that was introduced in China back in December last year or the company might surprise us with the Redmi Note 5. Continue reading “Xiaomi India schedules a new launch event on February 14, Redmi 5 / Redmi Note 5 expected”

Xiaomi India might be gearing up for Explorer Program for upcoming Redmi Note 5

Xiaomi has a tradition of involving Mi Fans in device exploration before the launch of Redmi Note models in India, these explorers get devices before the official launch and are expected to participate in challenges given by the company. For Redmi Note 3 company recruited 100 Mi Fans under the Mi generation program in 2016 and last year, company recruited 50 hardcore Mi Fans as Explorers to test and explore Redmi Note 4 before its official launch. It’s been a year since Xiaomi launched its budget champion in country and everyone is anxiously waiting for the successor of Redmi Note 4. Continue reading “Xiaomi India might be gearing up for Explorer Program for upcoming Redmi Note 5”

Xiaomi sold record 1 million smartphones within 48 hours in India

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Xiaomi today announced that it has sold over 1 million or 10 lakh smartphones in India within 48 hours between 20 to 22 September during festive sales, selling  300 smartphones every minute in an average. Amazon, Flipkart, Mi Preferred Partner stores, Large Format Retail partners, Mi Home stores and mi.com contributed to this milestone. The company took 18 days to achieve 1 million smartphone sales in the country last year during festive sale. Continue reading “Xiaomi sold record 1 million smartphones within 48 hours in India”

Xiaomi India teases new fitness product is launching soon

Xiaomi India Fitness product teaser

Xiaomi India has posted a new teaser for the launch of a new product in India with an exciting partnership. It says Hop, Run, Flex that are fitness activities. Manu Jain, Vice President and Managing Director, Xiaomi India tweeted that something special is about to launch in India also posted an image of him standing with someone who’s image has been blurred.

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Xiaomi looking to grab 50% online share in India: CEO Lei Jun

Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun with Narendra Modi

Xiaomi CEO along with Xiaomi India Head and VP met PM Narendra Modi today. Xiaomi said that the CEO shared the company’s journey so far in India, and how smartphones are changing the lives of Indian consumers. Continue reading “Xiaomi looking to grab 50% online share in India: CEO Lei Jun”

Xiaomi schedules product launch event in India on March 20

Xiaomi India March 20 event invite

Xiaomi India today sent out a press invite for launch of a new product on March 20th. The teaser says Time to get smArter. It stresses the letter ‘A’ in the word smarter so there are chances it could be some smart accessory. Continue reading “Xiaomi schedules product launch event in India on March 20”

Xiaomi India head Manu Kumar Jain appointed as Vice President

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Xiaomi just announced the appointment of India head Manu Kumar Jain as Vice President of Xiaomi. The Co-founder of Jabong joined Xiaomi back in June 2014.  Continue reading “Xiaomi India head Manu Kumar Jain appointed as Vice President”

Xiaomi India hits $1 billion revenue mark in 2016

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Xiaomi India has crossed more than $1 billion (about Rs 7,000 crore) revenue milestone in 2016. The latest achievement was revealed by Xiaomi India head Manu Jain in a Facebook post. Xiaomi has achieved this feat just two years after its foray in India. Continue reading “Xiaomi India hits $1 billion revenue mark in 2016”

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 breaks record online shipment in India, 17.5 lakh units sold in 5 months

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As per IDC India Monthly Smartphone Tracker report for June, Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 3 has become the highest-shipped smartphone ever in the history of India’s online market in any given quarter with record-breaking shipments of 880,000 units in Q2 2016, and it is almost twice the volume of the second highest-shipped smartphone for the same period. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 breaks record online shipment in India, 17.5 lakh units sold in 5 months”

Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker Review

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Xiaomi is not just a smartphone company, but it has quite a few interesting products up its sleeve that makes it stand apart from the other players in this crowded market. One such product is its newly launched Mi Bluetooth speaker, which was first introduced at the Mi 4c launch event in China last year in September, and Xiaomi announced it in India earlier this month only, alongside the Redmi Note 3. But the speaker has now finally gone on sale in the country, so do checkout our full review before buying. Continue reading “Xiaomi Mi Bluetooth Speaker Review”