MIUI 9 beta brings iPhone X-like gestures to certain Xiaomi models

A beta version of Xiaomi’s MIUI 9 user interface reveals a number of gestures similar to the ones being used to navigate the Apple iPhone X. For example, with the MIUI 9 beta, swiping up from the bottom of the screen to the top takes you home. Want to see your recent apps? Swipe from the bottom toward the top, pause for a moment, and you will see which apps you are still open. Swiping from the left or right of the screen to the middle will bring you to the previous page.

The beta is available for those carrying the Xiaomi Mi Mix, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, the Xiaomi Redmi 5 and the Xiaomi Redmi …


MIUI 9 is starting its global rollout today to some Xiaomi devices, here's a schedule for all the rest

The newest version of Xiaomi’s MIUI software is starting its slow, gradual rollout to a hefty bevy of the company’s Android devices. Interestingly, even the Xiaomi Mi 2 released in 2012 is getting a taste of the new software, which is quite the impressive feat and truly a proof that China’s giant is rather committed to continued software support for its devices.
MIUI 9 is introducing a hefty amount of features. including split-screen multitasking, redesigned bundling notifications and quick replies (coming later with a subsequent software update), new animated …

Fast charging smartphone series for next month teased by Xiaomi; MIUI 9 could see a November release

Xiaomi published a teaser today that appears to focus on a new smartphone series with fast charging capabilities. Besides showing a logo that relates to battery charging, the teaser includes a hashtag that reads #YourBestSelfie. As a result, we would imagine that the phone being teased will also feature something new with the front-facing selfie snapper that improves how selfies turn out.

According to Xiaomi, we should learn more about the new device(s) on November 2nd, which is a week from today. The company says that this smartphone series includes “something you have been impatiently …

MIUI 9 Global Beta now available for all supported Xiaomi devices


Xiaomi has just announced the third batch of its smartphones is now eligible for the MIUI 9 Global ROM 7.9.7 update. These are the last devices that Xiaomi plans to update to Android Nougat, as previously announced.

The Chinese company revealed plans to upgrade a bunch of smartphones to Android Nougat earlier this year but said this will be a gradual release that will happen in three stages. Xiaomi Mi 6 and Redmi Note 4 were the first to receive the update followed by a second wave of devices such as Mi Mix, Mi Note 2, Mi 5, Mi Max 2 and a couple of others.

The third wave of Xiaomi …

Xiaomi may launch its first Android One smartphone sans MIUI

Google has been pretty constant when it comes to bringing Android One devices to more markets. Even so, these Android One smartphones are not available in too many markets, not to mention that there will not be introduced in well-developed markets where they would compete with Nexus and Pixel phones.

Nevertheless, Google continues to spread Android One love each year and another company helping the search giant doing that could be Xiaomi. The Chinese handset vendor, the fifth largest in China, is expected to launch an Android One smartphone.

The already introduced …

Download all the new stock MIUI 9 wallpapers right here

Come on, we know you love wallpapers and regularly cater to your needs.
Today we are doing that by providing you with all the new wallpapers that Xiaomi released alongside MIUI 9 and the new Xiaomi Mi 5X. There are vibrant, they are neat, and… they are mostly suited for 1080p devices as they max out at 1080 by 1920 pixels. 
Anyway, you can check all these wallpapers in the gallery beneath and if it so happens that any tickles your fancy, feel free to download the full-res version by visiting the link we’ve supplied just below!

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MIUI 9 update release date for supported Xiaomi Mi and Redmi phones

From its humble roots as a custom Android software developer, to a leading Asian smartphone maker, Xiaomi’s success has always been intertwined with the wellbeing of the MIUI platform. And today, Xiaomi announced MIUI 9 – the newest version of its hugely popular, yet highly controversial Android interface.

READ MORE: MIUI 9 brings split-screen multitasking, performance enhancements, and a smart assistant

MIUI 9 sure looks like an intriguing update, but the natural question that comes to mind is: which Xiaomi smartphones are going to receive …

Xiaomi previews MIUI 9: split-screen mode, new lock screen, see all the latest features here

A couple of new Xiaomi products are set to break cover on July 26th. Apart from launching the Mi 5X, a handset in the upper mid-range category, the Chinese phone maker will also introduce the 9th iteration of its MIUI interface. 
Today, an official preview of the custom Android skin appeared on the MIUI forums, so let’s quickly review all the new stuff coming with the software update. 

Split-screen multitasking

Split-screen multitasking is finally coming to MIUI. The feature initially …

China Firm Create MIUI Smartphone

apple apple iphone from Apple is undeniably one of the better cell phones around the world. Recently a Chinese firm launched its first smartphone MI-One, which has amazing specs and being generally welcomed by Chinese. This cell phone is called ???a affordable rival of apple apple iphone from China??¨¤.

MIUI cell phone was produced having a youthful firm from Beijing and just decided to be launched on August 16. This smartphone relies on a new mobile OS ?¡ìC MIUI, that’s created through the organization itself according to Android. MIUI is amongst the broadly used Android ROMs in the world. It is founded on Android 2.3, featuring better experience and much more potent styles. MIUI expires-to-date every Friday good feedback in the test clients.

This smart phone is mentioned being built with top finish specs, for instance 1.5Ghz Scorpion CPU, 1GB RAM together with a 4GB ROM, plus Adreno 220 graphics. Besides, its 4-inch 854×480 screen beats up lots of popular cell phones. Also, it’s built with only one rear 8MP camera, that’s remarkably high. Its specs might even deal with apple apple iphone, because the price is just RMB1999, about 333 dollars. The Clubpenguin ratio is really attractive, therefore, one of the latest hot cool cheap gadgets, MIUI cell phone already win countless fans around the globe despite the fact that it hasn’t experienced massive production.

Concerning the press conference of 16th, Mr. Lei, Boss of Xiaomi Company, did an exhibit showing the exceptional advantages of their first cell phone. Somebody in contrast the conference with apple iphone’s release conference and situated that maybe Xiaomi was going an easy method of Apple. And several people think there will a extended way of Xiaomi to deal with apple apple iphone.

China is certainly a hot target for cell phone leaders. In Chinese market, you will find oversea cell phone leaders like Samsung, Motorola, Apple in addition to domestic leaders like Meizu, HTC, Huawei, etc. Just like a youthful company, it’s a hardship on Xiaomi to manage stable in the marketplace despite the fact that it’s loaded with a lot of fans now. People desire to give it a try just because of our prime specs and inexpensive. But there’s no ensure the second smartphone from Xiaomi could be the least expensive or hold the best specs. Therefore the way ahead for Xiaomi cell phone is not so promising.

Besides, handful of people have the phone yet, meaning not increasing numbers of people understand how the telephone works. There’s a risk that clients might get disappointed because the phone isn’t great simply because they thought.

There’s another factor the business will consider: after purchase service. Let us say something fails while using cell phone? the business does not have customer care yet. And just how about cell phone add-ons? For instance, you will find thousands of stores and persons selling motorola cell phone batteries or htc evo accessories(http://www.dragonext.com/cellphone/htc.html). Though this brand-new cell phone created with a youthful firm, would there be any add-ons in the marketplace except individuals range from the telephone?

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