Redmi Note 5 / Pro Anti-roll Back Protection

Xiaomi has recently rolled out an anti-rollback protection mechanism for Redmi Note 5 Pro / Global / China (codename Whyred). It means that once updated to a newer version, the device will not be able to run any previous versions of MIUI ROM. This feature is basically available in the Android 8.1 Oreo framework. However, it is up to the manufacturer whether to implement this mechanism or not. Xiaomi seems to start using this protection on the Redmi Note 5 as the first device to equip such a feature. Continue reading “Redmi Note 5 / Pro Anti-roll Back Protection”

Xiaomi Redmi 6 and 6A Tech Specs

Xiaomi has followed up its last year’s Redmi 5A phone with the latest Redmi 6 and 6A in 2018. Keeping the same price bracket, the brand has managed to improve a lot of things in this year’s iteration of the 5A lineup. Key things that differentiate the phone include the new 18:9 display. Further, there is a dual-lens camera setup on the back side of Redmi 6 but not in 6A. There is also an included fingerprint scanner which, again, is placed on the back. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi 6 and 6A Tech Specs”

Xiaomi Mi 8 Tech Specs Review

This article explains detailed specifications of Xiaomi’s flagship phones: Mi 8, Mi 8 SE, and Mi 8 Explorer Edition. What are the differences? What key features shipped on each phone? Let’s find out below!

On May 31 2018, Xiaomi has announced the release of new products. The date is basically the company’s anniversary date and hence they launched something specials during the anniversary event held at Shenzhen, China. The most anticipated products announced during the event is the Mi 8 Series and MIUI 10. The Mi 8 series are basically available in three series: the original Mi 8, the SE, and the Explorer Edition. While the SE is its lowered edition, the Explorer one is its highest edition. Continue reading “Xiaomi Mi 8 Tech Specs Review”

Xiaomi Redmi S2 Tech Specs Review

After its official release at its home country, Xiaomi has managed to bring Redmi S2 to other countries like Indonesia and India. More likely, the phone will also available globally in other countries in Asia and Europe since the company has penetrated to Spain and soon France. Specs-wise, Redmi S2 is one class lower than Redmi Note 5 while it still features a dual-camera setup at rear side. According to Steven Shi, the country manager of Xiaomi Indonesia, the phone’s selling point is its front-facing camera. The device is released to fulfill the demand of selfie phones among specific users. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi S2 Tech Specs Review”

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Tech Specs Review

It has been confusing for some people to find out the actual hardware specs of Redmi Note 5 since actually there are 3 available variants. Each of the variants features different specifications. The one that is very easy to distinguish is its main rear camera. For your information, there are three variants of the phone: (1) The Redmi Note 5 India which is basically a Redmi 5 Plus; (2) The Redmi Note 5 Pro India; and (3) Redmi Note 5 China and Global. Continue reading “Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Tech Specs Review”

Xiaomi Mi A1 Tech Specs Review

The phone, that has codename Tissot, is Xiaomi’s first device that comes powered with Google Android One. The ROM is said as the purest form of any Android ROM ever created. It comes with many pros and cons since many Mi Fans prefer to have MIUI rather than the true Android. Continue reading “Xiaomi Mi A1 Tech Specs Review”

Xiaomi Mi 6X Tech Specs Review

This is the full detailed key specification of Xiaomi Mi 6X especially listing all of the fundamental aspects that you will need to know about the device. As a highlight, this budget phone features a very immersive hardware under the hood. Moreover, the planted dual camera and high-resolution front camera are really a standing point for the device that users need to take into account. Continue reading “Xiaomi Mi 6X Tech Specs Review”