• Xiaomi’s Mi Air Purifier 2 review: The cheaper, simpler option

    Xiaomi Air Purifier 2 itself is pretty compact and won’t occupy much space in your house (240 x 240 x 520 mm is the size)
    Xiaomi’s Mi Air Purifier 2 has officially launched in India at a starting price of Rs 9,999. The WiFi-enabled Mi Air Purifier is part of Xiaomi’s range of IoT products, most of which are available in China. For India, this is the first IoT-based home product from Xiaomi; one that is strategically chosen given the deteriorating air quality in the country.
    Air pollution remains one of the most talked about topics for a city like Delhi. You don’t need to go to the live AQI index to know that Delhi still has air pollution problems. And pollution in upcoming Tier-II and Tier-III cities has hardly been addressed. So don’t be surprised if more players launch air purifiers and similar products.

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  • Xiaomi’s Yi M1 mirrorless camera pairs Sony image sensor with a cheap price tag

    Xiaomi’s M1 mirrorless camera features a design similar to Leica and has guts of a Sony image sensor (Source: Yi)
    Xiaomi is turning Yi from an action camera brand to commercial camera brand. Xiaomi’s sister brand Xiaoyi is introducing new micro four thirds mirrorless camera, M1 with the promise of strong performance for the price.
    Xiaomi’s M1 mirrorless camera pairs a 20-megapixel image sensor with a maximum ISO sensitivity of 25,600. The Yi M1 mirrorless camera also offers premium build quality and seems every bit inspired by Leica. Right from the camera body to branding, there is strong resemblence to Leica’s legacy, which is not a bad thing for a first time attempt.
    Xiaomi’s M1 action camera comes bundled with standard zoom lens of 12-40mm f3.5-5.6 or dual lens option of standard zoom lens and a 42.5mm f1.8 portrait lens. Con…

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  • Xiaomi’s Daydream VR headset might launch on August 1: Report

    Xiaomi’s Daydream-based VR headset is expected to launch in August
    Xiaomi’s next big product announcement could be a VR headset. Xiaomi, which is steering away from smartphones with alternate smart devices like smart rice cooker and air purifiers, could announce a new VR headset based on Google’s Daydream on August 1.
    Xiaomi’s reason to enter Virtual Reality seems to be its own MIUI based on Android. Xiaomi ships its smartphones with MIUI which is a forked version of Android that relies heavily on customisation and smart features. Xiaomi’s VR headset plans have been revealed by company’s General Manager, Tang Mu. Tang Mu says, Xiaomi is building its own VR headset to provide best VR experience to its MIUI users.
    Xiaomi was a surprise entrant at Google’s I/O 2016 this year. While Xiaomi only announced a 4K enabled Mi Box based on…

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  • Xiaomi’s new YI 4K Action Camera 2 goes on sale in China

    Xiaomi YI 4K Action Camera 2 is capable of shooting 4K videos at 30fps, full HD videos at 120fps and HD videos at 240fps
    Xiaomi has updated its YI action with 4K video recording feature. The new YI 4K Action Camera 2 is capable of shooting 4K videos at 30fps, full HD videos at 120fps and HD videos at 240fps.
    Xiaomi’s Yi 4K action camera seems to be going after GoPro’s Hero series of action cameras. The new YI 4K action camera features a Sony made 12MP image sensor with 160 degree wide angle lens. The action camera uses Ambarella A9 chipset, the same chipset used on GoPro’s Hero4 camera.
    Also Read: Xiaomi Mi 5 review: A great phone, but just not perfect yet
    Xiaomi Yi 4K action camera comes with a 2.19-inch LCD display with a resolution of 640 x 360 pixels. It also has a built-in 1400mAh battery. Xiaomi says it can record 110 minutes of 4K video rec…

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  • Xiaomi’s smartwatch for kids is all about safety and cheap price

    Xiaomi’s smartwatch for kids puts safety at the centre of a cute looking watch (Source: Xiaomi)
    Xiaomi has announced a new smartwatch for kids in China. The smartwatch isn’t a new thing and gets all features seen on wearables targeted at kids.
    Xiaomi is reportedly working on its first smartwatch and has announced a smartwatch for kids ahead of that critical launch. The company is expected to launch the successor to its popular Mi Band on May 10.

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