Xiaomi Mi 5 to be unveiled at CES? Or that’s Mi4s?

Xiaomi Mi4s

Xiaomi may be preparing to launch a successor to its rock-solid Mi4 smartphone. According to latest leaks, the so called “Apple of China” could use world’s media attention in Las Vegas to show everyone how sexy a phablet can be. Rumors suggest that the Mi 5 or Mi4s — we’re not sure about the name…

Xiaomi to raise funding at $40+ billion valuation?

Xiaomi CEO

Xiaomi is talking to several investors to raise significant amount of money that would increase its valuation to anywhere between $40 and $50 billion. The company, which is currently the world’s third-biggest smartphone maker, had a financing round in August 2013 that valued the company at $10 billion. If the so called “Apple of China”…

Xiaomi to make a GoPro-like camera, as well?

Xiaomi to make a GoPro-like camera, as well?

Xiaomi may be looking to enter the “action camera” market currently dominated by GoPro. According to this story at GizChina, the fast-growing handset maker may join HTC and launch such device in the near future. This entire market, the story goes, is described as ripe for the picking and in that sense, we may see…

Xiaomi Mi4 Youth Edition coming soon

Xiaomi Mi4

Xiaomi is preparing to launch a more affordable version of its Mi4 smartphone. In a short Weibo post, the company’s CEO Lei Jun confirmed the news, adding that the “Youth Edition” model will go for as little as 1799 Yuan (about $294). According to GizChina, this model will be launched as a direct rival to…

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 in works?

Xiaomi Mi Band running on the iPhone

Even though the “regular” Xiaomi Mi Band isn’t widely available, the company is already working on its successor. Dubbed Mi Band 2, this device — according to GizChina — will sell for 199 Yuan (about $32), which is $20 more than the original Mi Band. So yes, we would expect that the extra cash was…

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