• Xiaomi Mi Band 3 confirmed to launch along with Mi 8 and MIUI 10

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Radar

    Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has confirmed that it will be launching a new fitness band, dubbed the Mi Band 3 at the company's eighth anniversary event where it is also scheduled to announce the launch of MIUI 10 and the company's flagship Mi 8 smartphone. Apart from these three things, Xiaomi is also expected to launch the mid-range Mi Note 5 device, skipping the Mi Note 4 as 4 is considered unlucky in China. OnePlus, another Chinese smartphone maker had launched the OnePlus 5 after the OnePlus 3, skipping the OnePlus 4 for the same reason. The Mi Band 3 will succeed the Mi Band 2 that...
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  • Monkey see, monkey do: Xiaomi Mi 8 to score iPhone X-like AR emoji

    Monkey see, monkey do: Xiaomi Mi 8 to score iPhone X-like AR emoji

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    As a way to commemorate its 8th anniversary, Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi is set to unveil its brand new flagship device on May 31. It's expected to carry the Mi 8 name, feature top-of-the-line hardware, an iPhone X-like vertical camera, and also bring Xiaomi onto the notch design bandwagon. Interestingly, the notch on this one is expected to carry a slew of infrared flood sensors that will reportedly allow for face recognition and... Xiaomi's own take on the trendy AR emoji.
    The company itself posted on micro-blogging network Weibo just recently, hinting that a "A big wave ...
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  • Mi 8 To Launch With Xiaomi's Take On AR Emoji & Animoji

    Mi 8 To Launch With Xiaomi's Take On AR Emoji & Animoji

    2 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    Xiaomi's Mi 8 Android flagship will debut with its own take on augmented reality face filters similar to Apple's Animoji and Samsung's AR Emoji, according to a new teaser shared by the Chinese phone maker earlier today. The feature is expected to be more versatile than AR Emoji that debuted with the Galaxy S9 lineup by virtue of the fact that the Mi 8 should boast a 3D camera setup embedded into its display notch, allowing for accurate depth mapping and face tracking in real time. Due to that state of affairs, the AR functionality of the device is likely to be much more similar to Animoji...
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  • Xiaomi Mi 8 Retail Box Leaks With Partial Specifications

    Xiaomi Mi 8 Retail Box Leaks With Partial Specifications

    2 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    The Xiaomi Mi 8's retail box has just surfaced, revealing some details of the device. The Xiaomi Mi 8 will be announced on May 31, as most of you know, along with MIUI 10 and Mi Band 3 fitness tracker, as all of those launches had been confirmed for May 31 from the company. Having said that, the Mi 8 will be the company's upcoming flagship, and the retail box which you can check out in the gallery down below actually reveals some spec detail when it comes to the Mi 8.
    As you can see, this is a black-colored box, and it's quite minimalistic, but when you flip it around, you'll be able to...
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  • Xiaomi Mi Band 3 Launching On May 31, Senior VP Confirms

    2 monthes ago - By Android Headlines

    Xiaomi 's Senior Vice President, Wang Xiang, has confirmed that the Mi Band 3 fitness tracker will be announced on May 31, along with the Xiaomi Mi 8 and MIUI 10. Mr. Xiang has shared this info via his official Twitter page, he flat out confirmed it in the post, along with posting an image which has a huge number “3” on it. The Xiaomi Mi Band 3 has been teased by the company recently via an image, while a number of reports suggested that it will be announced along with the Mi 8 and MIUI 10 on May 31, but we did not have an official confirmation until now.
    Xiaomi had confirmed a while back...
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