Are you planning to trash your problematic Samsung Galaxy Note7 Edge? Are you looking for some other smartphone in the market? The global smartphone market is flooded with a number of brands nowadays. All these brands are competing hard to be your favorite. Choosing that one smartphone from so many options is never an easy task.
Keeping this mind, Xiaomi, the Chinese Smartphone maker, is soon coming up with a smartphone called Xiaomi Mi7. Xiaomi has become the third largest smartphone maker in the world in no time. The credit goes to the high-quality smartphones launched by the company in the past. All Xiaomi smartphones have given smartphone lovers a lot to cheer about on the performance and innovation front.
This is the reason why all Xiaomi smartphone lovers are waiting for the company to launch the Xiaomi MI7 with new exciting features and specifications. This review is an attempt to give you some insights about the likely features and specifications of this latest Xiaomi smartphone hitting market in 2017.
Xiaomi has launched another flagship smartphone called the MI Note2 in the market on the 25th of October 2016. The Chinese smartphone maker launched it at its “Curved to impress” event held in capital Beijing. Xiaomi’s MI Note2 offers amazing specifications like 3D curved glass. It provides the phone the dual edge curved display which is very similar to Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 Edge. Xiaomi is calling it a dual sided curved design.
The company already has a solid reputation among the smartphone lovers across the globe. Providing new features and specifications for adding to the performance of all of its smartphones has significantly helped the company get established in the global smartphone space.
Amazing Specifications of Xiaomi’s Note 2:
Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone maker, has proven its metal needed to feed on its growing market reputation consistently. Xiaomi’s devices always sell very well in the market. And, users seem to be willing to shell out any amount money to get their hands on Xiaomi’s latest smartphone, the Mi Note 2. All the credit for Xiaomi’s market success goes to the unique and outstanding specifications of the smartphone launched by the company in the past. Coming to the point, Xiaomi’s Mi Note 2 also offers unique specifications to the users.
Let’s take a good look at all of them below:
3 GHz Quad Core 64 bit Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chipset
Falls in Smartphone/Phablet Category
Display Size of 5.7 inches
MIUI 8 Custom User Interface
Display Resolution 1080 x 1920 Pixels, Full HD
4 GB RAM
4070 mAH Battery
23 MP Rear Camera
8 MP Selfie Shooter
Storage of 64 GB
Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) Operating System
Dual Nano SIM Supported
Internet Support for 3G, 4G and VoLTE
Support for GPRS
v 3.0, Type-C 1.0 Reversible Connector
Available in Silver and Black Colors
Features that add to the performance of Xiaomi’s Mi Note2
One of the much awaited phones in the Xiaomi Mi series- the Mi 5, was finally released at the recent Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona. Hugo Barra, Global VP of Xiaomi showed the first few glimpses of this Chinese-made offering at the event today.
Xiaomi has come a long way since 2011 when it launched its first mobile phone. The brand is now being considered as one of the world’s leading smartphone manufacturers. Xiaomi has sold around 70 million smartphones in the year 2015, as shared by Hugo Barra at the event. The device is compared to Samsung Galaxy S7 and LG G5 as there has been a growing interest amongst consumers across all boundaries.
Mi 5 unfolds layer by layer here. Let’s take a look to see if the Mi5 lives up to the expectations.
A trendy curved design, 5.15 inch display, stunning body, ceramic back and that’s not all!
Look & feel
This dual SIM phone comes with a 5.15-inch display and a powerful Snapdragon 820 processor—the fastest processor with significantly less power consumption. The Mi 5 weighs 129 grams, and feels amazing in hand because of its light weight and build which is slightly thicker than the Xiaomi Mi Note. The look and feel is also elegant with a 3D glass back design.
Xiaomi Mi 5 will be available in three versions: Standard edition comes with 3GB LPDD4 RAM and 32GB inbuilt storage, High version features 3GB LPDD4 RAM and 64GB storage, and Exclusive edition featuring 4GB LPDD4 RAM and 128GB storage.
You can get this phone in three beautiful colors: White, Gold and Black.
Xiaomi Mi 5 comes with 4 GB RAM, a 3000mAH battery with a quick-charging feature and has a fingerprint sensor on the front with a physical home button. Both entry and low level versions of Mi 5 come with 64 GB and a 3D glass body. The Mi 5 Pro is loaded with 4 GB RAM, 128 GB storage, and a 3D ceramic structure, however the cost would vary according to the features you prefer. The device comes with a C charging port which is very similar to the Mi 4C.
With a 16 MP front camera, this device can capture images with sharp focus. Plus, the device has a 4-axis image stabilization feature which gives a more stable video shooting experience even when you shake it aggressively. Sounds interesting? Yes, no blurry pictures even in dim surroundings.
You are going to experience an amazingly superfast network connectivity with the Xiaomi Mi 5. The device will sport MIUI 7 and Android Marshmallow, Xiaomi’s Android-based operating system. The benefit that comes along with this operating system is that you can automatically receive the software updates on a weekly basis. So, whenever an official update from Android is released, you are going to receive it spontaneously.
You can own this elegant, superfast device with a stunning core processor that promises to keep you updated. So, don’t wait anymore, get the ordering done now for you or your loved ones.
Both of the latest released Xiaomi phones can be considered worthy replacements of its predecessor. With the specifications that they are offering, they fall into the “value for money” segment. Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 2 and Redmi Note 2 Prime differ only in their connectivity support, with all the other specifications being the same. On one hand, the Redmi Note 2 Prime features 3G and 4G connectivity, whereas the Redmi Note 2 supports 4G connectivity. The Prime phone comes with 32 GB of inbuilt storage capacity. Both Xiaomi’s smartphones feature large 5.5 inch HD 1080*1920 displays with 401 pixels per inch density.
In addition, Redmi Note 2 is packed with an octa-core processor that incorporates 2GB RAM, while the Redmi Note 2 Prime sports a comparatively higher quad core processor. These handsets are available in two storage variants, one with 16 GB and one with 32 GB, expandable storage of 32GB. It comes with a great battery life of 3060 mAh that lasts for 24 hours and offers quick charging.
The handset comes packed with a 13MP rear camera with brilliant flash, phase detection autofocus and the shutter speed of 0.1 seconds. It is considered as a decent selfie handset comprising of 5MP front camera with f/2.2. 5 element lens and OmniVision. Other features include geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR, and panorama click. Video recording sports 1080*30 frames per second. The Redmi Note, which was the predecessor of these two phones got popular amongst the masses due to its camera quality.
Display and Specifications
The Redmi Note 2 is slimmer than its predecessor and is also comparatively lighter. It measures 152*76*8.25 mm and weighs 160 grams. Apart from its 4G connectivity, these smartphones include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and infrared. Both of these phablets support 4G Micro-SIM cards. One of the most highlighted features is the face recognition in the gallery. Based on Android 5.5 Lollipop, the handsets are worth buying. It delivers tacky sound effects and supports MP3, and WAV formats, having a 3.5mm jack.
The dual phablets can be spotted in white, blue, yellow, pink and mint green vibrant colors. Despite incorporating premium features, both the phones are offered at an affordable price. Either of these two phones are worth buying as they comprise a mind-boggling display, backed by a set of great specifications, including support for 4G connectivity, decent camera quality and powerful battery.
Xiaomi released its latest flagship handset this month to the global market and was received with a huge fanfare. Mi Note boasts of impressive specs – packing more RAM, a bigger battery, and more powerful camera. While everybody was expecting Xiaomi to launch the Mi 5 as well as the phablet Note 2, it came as a shock when the Chinese smartphone maker launched the Xiaomi Mi Note at an event. The Xiaomi Mi Note‘s refined steel and glass design is as good as it can get. With its trim design, powerful hardware and camera, the Mi Note is a premium high-end phone that sets the benchmark for the company’s upcoming flagships, all while selling at a much more affordable price than competing phablets. The Mi Note is Xiaomi’s most expensive phone to date and is the company’s first step out of the low-to-mid-range price market.
The 5.7-inch Mi Note is designed to be slimmer than the iPhone 6 Plus and with a larger display, while boldly borrowing its name from Samsung’s Galaxy Note series. Its full, high-definition display has a resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels, which equates to a pixel density of about 390 ppi (pixels per inch) and 1400:1 contrast ratio. Xiaomi has used ‘Dynamic Contrast Pixel Adjustment Technology’ which automatically improves contrast in darker areas to make pictures in the phone appear better. The phone weighs 162 grams and is actually a hair’s breadth thinner at a thickness of 6.95mm.
Inside is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, 3GB RAM, 16/32GB storage and a 3,000 mAh battery. Xiaomi crams a 13MP Camera with optical image stabilization and two-tone flash on the rear while the front camera is a 4MP unit with a larger sensor than usual.
With both a curved glass front and rear, the Mi Note opts for rounded edges that resemble Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus on the front, but the rear curved glass (Xiaomi calls this 3D glass) is more like the bend of Samsung’s Note Edge without it being a display, of course.
Apart from the devices themselves, Xiaomi also launched some new accessories including an over the ear headphone and the Mi Box Mini media player.
Recently, the Chinese Smartphone maker, Xiaomi, made a grand entry into the Smartphone world with its candy bar phone – Mi 3. The company is known for its tactics of selling batches of new devices on online stores (such as Weibo, flipkart, etc.). It’s selling handheld devices in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and is planning to enter ten more countries by the end of this year. According to reports, the Chinese company, Xiaomi, is outpacing Apple on sales in the gigantic, hypercompetitive market.
Accelerate your life with Xiaomi’s candy bar phone – Mi 3
Xiaomi packs a bigger 13 megapixel sensor in the Mi 3, which is better than the 8 megapixels found on the Nexus 5 or the iPhone 5S. The Mi 3 has an improved camera interface that amazingly supports new shooting modes and adds HRD in videos. This smartphone captures amazing photos in low light with its super-large Exmor sensor and an f/2.2 aperture. The built-in dual-LED flash quickly adds the perfect lighting to make your subject appealing.
The Xiaomi Mi3’s Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 8274AB 2.3GHz processor has amazing computing power and it delivers a great effect on tasks such as photo sharing, video loading, surfing the internet, and more. Experience your favorite games and videos at blazing speed with Mi3 Smartphone.
Design and Display
The display is the mirror of every Smartphone that keeps it in the front row. Without a notworthy display, we can’t talk about any other design features. Its full-screen, anti-glare coating gives you high screen readability wherever you go. The Mi3 is 8.1mm thin and houses an aluminium-magnesium alloy frame coated with three layers of thermal graphite.