Xiaomi Launches The Redmi Note 2, Note 2 Prime And MiUi 7

The Redmi Note 2 features a 5.5-inch FullHD display, is powered by a 2GHz MediaTek octa-crore processor. There’s 16GB of internal storage and is available in a 3G only and 4G variants. The Note 2 Prime features a faster processor and more RAM, but is otherwise identical. MiUi 7 is now based on Android 5.1 Lollipop and features new themes and features.
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Xiaomi Ties Up With Redington To Sell Devices Offline In India

The company is tying up with Redington, only of the largest mobile phone distributors in the country in order to help it distribute devices. Xiaomi will work on a commission based model to sell devices offline and its devices will initially be available across 1,000 – 1,500 stores in 15 south Indian cities. The roll-out will be phased, with the first phase expected to go live in the next 45-60 days.
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Xiaomi To Launch MiUi 7 On August 13 [Update]

Xiaomi has apparently teased what is possibly the launch of its MiUi 7 OS on August 13. The image posted shows the number ‘7’ followed by ‘8.13’ possibly teasing the launch of Xiaomi’s MiUi 7 software. Currently, no further details about Xiaomi’s MiUi 7 OS are available. Earlier rumours have speculated that the software will be launched this month.
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Xiaomi Tops Smartphone Sales In Q2 2015; Apple Drops To Third

Xiaomi’s market share for the quarter stood at 15.9%. Huawei moved into second position with an impressive 48% quarter-on-quarter growth. Apple, Samsung and Vivo made up the top 5. Vivo registered 250% year-on-year growth to get to the 4th spot. It should be noted that Apple’s flagship iPhone devices are now old, which could have led to decreased sales.
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