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Likely Xiaomi Redmi S2 shows up on TENAA with 6-inch display and 3 storage/RAM variants

TENAA is China’s certification authority for electronic devices. All smartphones sold in China are eventually certified by TENAA, so monitoring the website for new listings can be a valuable source of information for upcoming devices. The recently launched Honor 10, for example, had most of its specifications listed on TENAA prior to launch. Now, a…

Unofficial LineageOS 15.1 now available for Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro with nearly everything working

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro was released in India in February alongside the Indian Redmi Note 5. Its list of specifications includes the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 system-on-chip, 4GB/6GB of RAM paired with 64GB of storage, 6-inch Full HD+ (2160×1080) IPS display with an 18:9 aspect ratio, dual 12MP primary + 5MP secondary (depth sensing)…

Xiaomi’s gaming subbrand ‘Black Shark’ is launching a Razer Phone competitor with a Snapdragon 845

The Razer Phone was aimed at mobile gamers with a high 120Hz screen refresh rate and top-notch specifications. What was first regarded as a niche seemed to take off and competitors are starting to take notice. “Black Shark,” a company whose primary investor is Xiaomi, is going to be launching a competitor to the Razer…

Xiaomi launches the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S in China with dual cameras and the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC

The Xiaomi Mi Mix foreshadowed the rise of taller displays when it was released in 2016 with a massive 6.4-inch display. In September, Xiaomi released the Mi Mix 2 with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 system-on-chip and a smaller 6-inch Full HD+ (2160×1080) display. The phone was Xiaomi’s flagship phone for the second half of 2017,…