Qualcomm Snapdragon Sound audio ecosystem announced; Xiaomi and Audio-Technica first partners

Yesterday, Qualcomm announced “Snapdragon Sound”, an ecosystem of sorts containing a suite of optimised technologies that will work in harmony with devices, and is designed to provide users with the best audio experience. Qualcomm has designed these technologies for users for when listening to streaming music, communicating on the phone, or wirelessly gaming.

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Redmi Note 10 5G with 6.5-inch FHD+ 90Hz display, Dimensity 700 and Redmi Note 10S announced

In addition to Redmi Note 10 and Note 10 Pro that was introduced in India, Xiaomi also introduced the Redmi Note 10 5G and Redmi Note 10S for the global markets at its global event earlier today. The Redmi Note 10S is nothing but the Redmi Note 10 with the Helio G95 SoC instead of Snapdragon 678 while retaining other specifications. Continue reading “Redmi Note 10 5G with 6.5-inch FHD+ 90Hz display, Dimensity 700 and Redmi Note 10S announced”

Redmi Note 10 with 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 678, 48MP quad rear cameras launched in India starting at Rs. 11999

Xiaomi just launched the Redmi Note 10, the company’s latest mid-range Redmi smartphone in India as it had promised. It comes with a 6.43-inch Full HD+ AMOLED screen with up to 1100 nits brightness, 120Hz touch sampling rate and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Inside the 3.54mm punch-hole there is a 13-megapixel camera. It is the first phone in India to be powered by the Snapdragon 678 Mobile Platform. It has up to 8GB of RAM, dual layer graphite sheet and runs Android 11 with MIUI 12, and will get the MIUI 12.5 update soon. Continue reading “Redmi Note 10 with 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED display, Snapdragon 678, 48MP quad rear cameras launched in India starting at Rs. 11999”

Redmi Note 10 Pro and Note 10 Pro Max with 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED 120Hz display, Snapdragon 732G launched in India starting at Rs. 15999

Xiaomi just launched the Redmi Note 10 Pro and the Redmi Note 10 Pro Max, the company’s latest mid-range Redmi smartphones in India as it had promised. These come with a 6.67-inch Full HD+ AMOLED screen with 120Hz refresh rate, 240Hz touch sampling rate, up to 1200 nits brightness and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. Inside the tiny 2.96mm punch-hole there is a 16-megapixel camera. Both the phones are powered by Snapdragon 732G Mobile Platform with up to 8GB of RAM, dual graphite sheet and run Android 11 with MIUI 12, and will get the MIUI 12.5 update soon. Continue reading “Redmi Note 10 Pro and Note 10 Pro Max with 6.67-inch FHD+ AMOLED 120Hz display, Snapdragon 732G launched in India starting at Rs. 15999”

Redmi Note 10 with 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED screen, Snapdragon 678 live images surface

Xiaomi recently confirmed that it will introduce the Redmi Note 10 series of smartphones on March 4th. We have been seeing the box of the smartphone surfacing in several countries ahead of official launch. Now the box along with specifications have surfaced in the Philippines. Continue reading “Redmi Note 10 with 6.43-inch FHD+ AMOLED screen, Snapdragon 678 live images surface”

Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones Pro Review: Best ANC Neckband earphones at Rs. 1799

Xiaomi launched its new Neckband Bluetooth Earphones Pro a few days back as the successor of the neckband model that was launched back in 2019. It is also the company’s first neckband headset with active noise cancellation in India. It has Bluetooth 5.0 support, has a light-weight design and promises up to 20 hours of playback. After using it for a few days, here is the review of the Bluetooth headset. Continue reading “Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones Pro Review: Best ANC Neckband earphones at Rs. 1799”

108MP camera confirmed for top-end Redmi Note 10 series smartphone ahead of launch on March 4 [Update: Box teaser]

Update: Xiaomi India head and VP Manu Jain today posted the image of the box of the Redmi Note 10 series phone which mentions 108MP camera along with three other cameras. It also shows a punch-hole display and a Rose Gold colour variant, but it is also expected to come in Green colour, based on earlier rumours. Continue reading “108MP camera confirmed for top-end Redmi Note 10 series smartphone ahead of launch on March 4 [Update: Box teaser]”

Redmi MAX 86-inch 4K HDR TV with 120Hz MEMC, Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos announced

Along with the Redmi K40 series, Xiaomi’s Redmi brand introduced the Redmi MAX 86-inch model that joins the 98-inch version that was introduced last year. It features a 4K panel, DCI-P3 92% Color gamut, 10-bit color, and a delta E ≦2 level color accuracy. It supports Dolby Vision, HDR, HDR10+, HDR10 and HLG, comes with HDMI 2.1 port, VRR and ALLM support. The TV also offers 120Hz high refresh rate, MEMC technology for immersive viewing with sports content. Continue reading “Redmi MAX 86-inch 4K HDR TV with 120Hz MEMC, Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos announced”

RedmiBook Pro 15 with 3.2k 90Hz display and RedmiBook Pro 14 with 2.5k display, 11th Gen Intel Core i5/i7 processor announced

Along with the Redmi K40 series, Xiaomi also introduced new RedmiBook Pro 15 and Pro 14 laptops in China, as it had promised. The RedmiBook Pro 15 has 3.2k screen with support for 90Hz high refresh-rate, 4.3mm narrow frame and 89.1% screen-to-body ratio, and the RedmiBook Pro 14 has 2.5k screen with 4.3mm narrow frame and 88.2% screen-to-body ratio. These are powered by 11th Generation Intel Core i7 and i5 processors. Continue reading “RedmiBook Pro 15 with 3.2k 90Hz display and RedmiBook Pro 14 with 2.5k display, 11th Gen Intel Core i5/i7 processor announced”

Redmi AirDots 3 with Bluetooth 5.2, aptX Adaptive, up to 30h battery life with 600mAh charging case announced

Along with the Redmi K40 series, Xiaomi under its Redmi brand also introduced its Redmi AirDots 3, the next-generation budget true wireless earbuds in China. It features QCC3040 chipset the latest Bluetooth 5.2 along with aptX Adaptive codec for upgraded sound quality and low-latency for gaming. Continue reading “Redmi AirDots 3 with Bluetooth 5.2, aptX Adaptive, up to 30h battery life with 600mAh charging case announced”

Redmi K40 Pro+ with 6.67-inch FHD+ 120Hz AMOLED display, Snapdragon 888, 108MP triple rear cameras, Redmi K40 Pro and Redmi K40 announced

Xiaomi just announced Redmi K40, K40 Pro and K40 Pro+ smartphones in China as it had announced. These pack a 6.67-inch E4 AMOLED screen with MEMC,  120Hz refresh rate and 360Hz touch sampling rate, DCI-P3 color gamut, HDR10+, 8,192 levels of dimming and 2.76mm ultra-small punch-hole that houses a 20MP camera. The K40 is powered by Snapdragon 870 SoC and the Pro models are powered by Snapdragon 888 5nm SoC, both supporting up to 12GB of RAM.

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Xiaomi ramps up ‘Make in India’ initiative with new Smartphone and Smart TV factories

Mi India completed 5 years of the ‘Make in India’ initiative. Mi India was earlier manufacturing all of its smartphones in India via its manufacturing partners: Foxconn and Flex. However, the company has been ramping up its Indian smartphone manufacturing during the pandemic over the last 9 months. Continue reading “Xiaomi ramps up ‘Make in India’ initiative with new Smartphone and Smart TV factories”

Samsung to reportedly supply foldable OLED panels for Xiaomi, Google and OPPO

In a recent development, Samsung Display is reportedly working on developing foldable OLED panels for companies like Google, Xiaomi, and OPPO. According to the report, smartphones with these panels will be launched this year. Continue reading “Samsung to reportedly supply foldable OLED panels for Xiaomi, Google and OPPO”

Xiaomi launches Mi Portable Bluetooth Speaker (16W) in India for Rs. 2499

Along with the Neckband Bluetooth Earphone Pro headset, Xiaomi also launched the Mi Portable Bluetooth Speaker (16W) in India. It has Bluetooth 5.0 support, dual EQ mode, microphone to attend calls when connected to a phone and also activate voice assistant, has IPX7 waterproof ratings, lets you connect two speakers for a true wireless stereo experience and promises up to 13 hours of playback. Continue reading “Xiaomi launches Mi Portable Bluetooth Speaker (16W) in India for Rs. 2499”

Xiaomi launches Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones Pro with ANC, Low-latency audio in India for Rs. 1799

Xiaomi today launched the Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones Pro, the company’s first ANC-capable neckband earphones in India. It also has ENC for calls, has Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, 10mm bass driver, low-latency audio for gamers, anti-cerumen design that keeps the earbuds wax-free, anti-blockage speaker net that prevents dust particles from entering the device and promise up to 20 hours of battery life. Continue reading “Xiaomi launches Mi Neckband Bluetooth Earphones Pro with ANC, Low-latency audio in India for Rs. 1799”