Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge Review

Xiaomi launched the Xiaomi 11i series, the company’s latest mid-range 5G smartphones, in India earlier month as the successor to last year’s Xiaomi 10i. These were launched in China as Redmi Note 11 Pro and Pro+ last year. Compared to the Xiaomi 10i, this has several upgrades, including a 120Hz AMOLED screen, faster processor, and the 11i Hypercharge brings the 120W fast charging for the first time in India. Is the phone worth the price of Rs. 26,999? Let us dive into the review to find out. Continue reading “Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge Review”

Xiaomi 11i and Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge MIUI 12.5 Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 12.5.3.0 rolling out for Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge]

Xiaomi, earlier this month, launched the Xiaomi 11i and Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge in India. The Xiaomi 11i series devices boot Android 11 based MIUI 12.5 Enhanced. The Xiaomi 11i and Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge were launched as the Redmi Note 11 Pro and Redmi Note 11 Pro+ back in October in China.

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Xiaomi 11T Pro Unboxing and First Impressions

Xiaomi launched its Xiaomi 11T Pro 5G smartphone in India today as the successor to last year’s 10T Pro. This is the second smartphone in India to support 120W fast charging, after the Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge. Here we have the first impressions of the phone. Continue reading “Xiaomi 11T Pro Unboxing and First Impressions”

Xiaomi 11T Pro with 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Snapdragon 888, 120W fast charging launched in India starting at Rs. 39999

Xiaomi just launched the Xiaomi 11T Pro, the company’s latest flagship phone and the successor to last year’s 10T Pro in India, as it had promised. It packs a 6.67″ FHD+ 120Hz AdaptiveSync AMOLED flat display, TrueColor, and HDR10+, 1000 nits of peak brightness, and up to 480Hz touch sampling rate, Dolby Vision and has DisplayMate A+ ratings. It is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus. The phone is powered by Snapdragon 888 SoC with up to 12GB of RAM with 3GB of virtual RAM, has VC liquid cooling and supports 13 5G bands in India. Continue reading “Xiaomi 11T Pro with 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Snapdragon 888, 120W fast charging launched in India starting at Rs. 39999”

Redmi Note 11 series global launch set for January 26

Redmi today announced the global launch of Redmi Note 11 series on January 26th. This will be different from the Redmi Note 11 Pro and Note 11 Pro+ that were introduced in China last year and were launched in India as Xiaomi 11i and Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge in India earlier this month. Redmi India recently started teasing the launch of Redmi Note 11S with a 108MP rear camera in India soon. Continue reading “Redmi Note 11 series global launch set for January 26”

Xiaomi, Redmi and POCO MIUI 13 Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 13 China Beta reportedly adapts Material You UI]

Xiaomi announced the current iteration of its proprietary Android skin – MIUI on December 28. To those unaware, MIUI versions are independent of the Android versions that means the devices (Xiaomi, Redmi, and POCO)  that aren’t eligible to get Android 12 update might at least get MIUI 13 update. This post will help our readers in keeping a track of MIUI 13 related news, rollout schedule, and rollout status.

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Redmi Note 8 MIUI 12.5 Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 12.5 Enhanced Update Rolling Out Widely in India]

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 8 smartphone in India running MIUI 10.3 Global Stable on top of Android 9.0 (Pie) back in 2019. Xiaomi doesn’t follow any fixed update frequency for the MIUI Global Stable ROM but on average, the Global Stable ROM is updated once a couple of months. The Redmi Note 8 has already started receiving Android 11 based MIUI 12.5 update. Continue reading “Redmi Note 8 MIUI 12.5 Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 12.5 Enhanced Update Rolling Out Widely in India]”

Redmi Note 10 Pro and Note 10 Pro Max MIUI 12.5 Software Update Tracker [Update: MIUI 12.5.10.0 with December 2021 security patch]

Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 10 Pro, and Redmi Note 10 Pro Max smartphones in India earlier this month. Both these smartphones boot Android 11 with the company’s proprietary skin – MIUI 12 on top. MIUI 12 comes with an all-new design and animations along with new features such as Floating Window, New Control Center, Enhanced Privacy Protection features such as Interceptor, Flare, Hidden Mask Mode, and more to eligible devices, check out this post to learn more about MIUI 12 features.

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Xiaomi 11T Pro 5G with 120Hz 10-bit AMOLED display, 120W fast charging launching in India on January 19

After a teaser at the Xiaomi 11i series launch last week, Xiaomi today confirmed the launch of Xiaomi 11T Pro 5G in India on January 19th. This was introduced back in September in Europe along with the Xiaomi 11T 5G, but it looks like it is not planning to bring the 11T to India. Continue reading “Xiaomi 11T Pro 5G with 120Hz 10-bit AMOLED display, 120W fast charging launching in India on January 19”

Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge Unboxing and First Impressions

Xiaomi launched its Xiaomi 11i series 5G smartphones in India earlier this week. We have the Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge which is the first smartphone in India to support 120W fast charging. Here we have the first impressions of the phone. Continue reading “Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge Unboxing and First Impressions”

Xiaomi India gets Rs. 653 crore notice for tax evasion

Indian tax authorities on Wednesday have asked Xiaomi India to pay Rs. 653 crore for alleged evasion of import duty. The investigation was carried out by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI). Continue reading “Xiaomi India gets Rs. 653 crore notice for tax evasion”

Xiaomi 11i and Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge 5G with 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, up to 120W fast charging launched in India starting at Rs. 24999

Xiaomi just launched Xiaomi 11i and Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge 5G smartphones in India, as it had promised. These feature a 6.67-inch FHD+ Samsung AMOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate, 360Hz touch sampling rate, 1.76mm ultra-narrow bezel and a tiny 2.96mm punch-hole that house a 16MP camera. These are one of the first phones to be powered by Dimensity 920 SoC with support for 8 5G bands. Continue reading “Xiaomi 11i and Xiaomi 11i HyperCharge 5G with 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, up to 120W fast charging launched in India starting at Rs. 24999”

MIUI 13 Features and First Look on Mi 11X Pro (Android 12)

MIUI 13

Xiaomi, a few days back, announced the latest iteration of its proprietary Android skin – MIUI 13. The MIUI 13 comes with new widgets, new dynamic wallpapers, face verification protection, document watermarking, telecommunication fraud protection, Mi Sans font, and more.

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Xiaomi Buds 3 with Active Noise Cancellation, Bluetooth 5.2, up to 32h total battery life announced

At its event today, Xiaomi also introduced its Xiaomi Buds 3, the company’s latest TWS headset with dual-magnetic dynamic driver and Hi-Fi audio. It can use the three microphones of feedforward, feedback, and talk to achieve a depth of up to 40dB noise cancellation and has three ANC modes for different scenarios. Continue reading “Xiaomi Buds 3 with Active Noise Cancellation, Bluetooth 5.2, up to 32h total battery life announced”

Xiaomi Watch S1 with 1.43-inch AMOLED display, Stainless steel body, Bluetooth Calling, GPS, up to 12 days battery life announced

Along with the Xiaomi 12 series and the MIUI 13, Xiaomi also announced the Xiaomi Watch S1 is with a stainless steel frame, sapphire glass, and a 1.43″ 326ppi large AMOLED touch display.  It has 117 fitness modes, come with 5ATM water resistance and promises up to 12 days of battery life. Continue reading “Xiaomi Watch S1 with 1.43-inch AMOLED display, Stainless steel body, Bluetooth Calling, GPS, up to 12 days battery life announced”