Xiaomi Redmi 9 Malaysia: The entry-level smartphone champion

It’s hard to imagine that the Redmi is already in its ninth iteration. What a journey it has been for Xiaomi. The Redmi (or Hongmi, in its homeland China) is the product series that singlehandedly catapulted Xiaomi’s phenomenal rise in the smartphone ranks; at the same time affording it with a cult-like status across the […]

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The awakening of Chinese giant Xiaomi

Last weekend, I was going through my usual reading list and read this particular story – how up-and-coming Chinese consumer electronics player Xiaomi Inc had paid US$3.6 million to secure the domain name