The Authorised Mi Store at Suria KLCC officially opens its doors today, although it has been operating for a few weeks. This is the second Authorised Mi Store in Malaysia, after Penang. As part of its launch promo, it is offering customers a MYR113 cash rebate for purchase of any Xiaomi smartphone at the store. Mi Malaysia also announced the availability of the beautiful Mi Mix 2 and Redmi Note 5A Prime. Continue Reading14 0
Xiaomi has always been known to be a company that has a knack for surprising new and even old fans. While the company has ventured into many other product segments i.e. notebooks, smart TVs, air purifiers and even luggage, I’m very glad to know that they haven’t neglected what made them a household name in the first place. Feature-packed and attractively priced smartphones that are at most most times, a fraction of the asking price of competitor devices.
As expected during a launch event about three weeks ago, the company announced the arrival of the Mi Mix 2, Mi Notebook Pro and the Mi Note 3. While those 3 devices definitely got tongues wagging, the device that really got everyone talking was the Mi A1, the company’s very first pure Android smartphone that is part of Google’s Android One programme. Yes. You read that right. PURE ANDROID and MIUI is nowhere to be found on this device. So how does the Mi A1 fare? Read on to find out.184 0
In the Android world, there are different implementations of the Android experience. Phone makers tend to inject their own unique flavours into the UI. There’s a whole bunch who prefer the pure stock Android experience though–yes, Android as Google intended. For the first time ever, Xiaomi has ditched its own MIUI for stock Android, as seen in its Android One-powered Mi A1. The affordable mid-ranger is now in Malaysia.51 0