• Xiaomi arrives in the UK with phones and accessories in tow

    9 days ago - By GSMArena

    Xiaomi says "hi" from the UK - the company brought its extensive roster of gadgets to the country and the first flash sales is tomorrow.
    All the fan favorites are up on mi.com/uk - the Pocophone F1 starts at £330, the Mi 8 Pro at £500, the Redmi 6A at just £100. If you're more into Android One, the Mi A2 and Mi A2 Lite are available as well.
    Some Mi headphones are on the website as well (unfortunately, not the Mi AirDots, at least not yet), some accessories like power banks and the Mi Band 3 too.
    Aside from Mi.com, you can buy Xiaomi products online from Amazon, Carphone...
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  • Xiaomi kicks off business in the UK with flagship Mi 8 Pro and London store

    Xiaomi kicks off business in the UK with flagship Mi 8 Pro and London store

    9 days ago - By Phone Arena

    The Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro
    After pretty successful launches in Italy, France, and Spain over the past twelve months, Xiaomi has now turned its focus to the UK where it finally made its official debut earlier today.
    At an event designed to mark the occasion, the Chinese brand confirmed that its first flagship store will be opening November 19 in central London. The store will be stocked with a wide range of products including the Mi Band 3 fitness tracker which retails for £27 , the Mi electric scooter that can be acquired for £399 , ...
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  • Xiaomi debuts in UK with £499 premium Mi 8 Pro smartphone

    Xiaomi debuts in UK with £499 premium Mi 8 Pro smartphone

    9 days ago - By Mobile News CWP

    Xiaomi will open its very own store in Westfield Shopping centre in White City, London on November 19
    Chinese vendor Xiaomi has finally launched itself in the UK spearheading a three-device strong charge with its flagship Mi 8 Pro smartphone for £499.
    Xiaomi president of global business and SVP Wang Xiang, and director of product and marketing Donovan Sung unveiled a slew of products to an audience of 250 at the Barbican Centre in London today .
    Alongside the Mi 8 Pro was the Mi 8 and Redmi 6A smartphones. Also unveiled was the Mi Electric Scooter and Xiaomi Band 3 wearable. Over a hundred...
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  • Xiaomi chooses Mi 8 Pro and Mi 8 Lite phones to spearhead British invasion

    Xiaomi chooses Mi 8 Pro and Mi 8 Lite phones to spearhead British invasion

    9 days ago - By Digital Trends

    Xiaomi has launched its first official smartphones in the U.K., after steadily entering Europe over the past 12 months. The company has brought the Mi 8 Pro and the Mi 8 Lite, along with a selection of connected products.
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  • Xiaomi makes debut in Blighty with the Mi 8 Pro, Redmi 6A and, er, a scooter

    Xiaomi makes debut in Blighty with the Mi 8 Pro, Redmi 6A and, er, a scooter

    9 days ago - By The Inquirer

    Chinese firm brings the fight to OnePlus and Huawei
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  • Who is Xiaomi and what phones and devices is it selling in the UK?

    Who is Xiaomi and what phones and devices is it selling in the UK?

    9 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Xiaomi has announced that it is launching in the UK, as the Chinese company looks to expand global availability of its devices. In recent years we've seen a number of Chinese companies looking to challenge the established brands like LG and Samsung. Huawei, for example, Oppo and now Xiaomi, the fourth largest smartphone brand in the world. But who is Xiaomi, what will it be offering and should you be excited? How do you say "Xiaomi"? Xiaomi - 小米 - literally means green millet or little rice, a staple of the Chinese diet. The word Xiaomi is actually the Anglicised version of the Chinese...
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  • Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro review: Xiaomi comes out fighting

    Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro review: Xiaomi comes out fighting

    9 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Xiaomi's entrance to the UK is marked with the launch of a flagship device: the Mi 8 Pro. It lands alongside the mid-range Mi 8 Lite, but it's the Pro version that's likely to capture the attention of those wanting an alternative to the big names. That's right. Xiaomi's era of grey imports to the UK and wider Europe is coming to an end, as you can buy these phones direct, or on contract, for the first time. Explorer Edition design pleases the inner geek 154.9 x 74.8 x 7.6mm; 177g
    Curved translucent glass back
    Cast your eyes briefly over the Mi 8 Pro and you can easily say it looks like an...
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  • Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite initial review: Mixing up the mid-range

    Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite initial review: Mixing up the mid-range

    9 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Xiaomi - the world's third largest phone manufacturer - has officially launched in the UK , bringing with it two phone models to tease the British with competitively-priced hardware. The first phone is the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro - which we've fully reviewed here - and the second is the Mi 8 Lite, a mid-range device for those who can't quite stretch to a flagship-grade phone. Quality design 156.4 x75.8 7.5mm, 169g
    Notched display
    Coloured and mirrored finish
    The thing that Mi fans will be talking about when it comes to the Mi 8 Pro is the translucent back which shows off some decorative...
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  • Xiaomi Mi Electric Scooter now available in UK, but here's why you can't ride it

    Xiaomi Mi Electric Scooter now available in UK, but here's why you can't ride it

    9 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Alongside the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro and a whole stack of other products from the Chinese brand, Xiaomi is bringing its electric scooter to the UK. The Mi Electric Scooter looks cool, has a double braking system and battery life for up to 18.6 miles of travel. And it will be available in UK retailers later this month, November, with Amazon, Halfords, Very, Littlewoods and others offering it for £399.99. There's even a promotional period whereby the first 100 sold will be reduced to £299.99. However, there's just one catch; you can't ride it in the UK. It's not actually legal to do so. You can buy...
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  • Smartphone maker Xiaomi launches in Britain with flagship device

    Smartphone maker Xiaomi launches in Britain with flagship device

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    Xiaomi, the world's fourth ranked smartphone maker, entered Britain on Thursday with the international debut of its flagship Mi 8 Pro, which it hopes will win fans in a market dominated by Samsung and Apple.
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  • Xiaomi launches in the UK with Mi 8 Pro flagship

    Xiaomi launches in the UK with Mi 8 Pro flagship

    9 days ago - By The Verge

    Xiaomi's international expansion is taking a major step forward today with the Chinese company's debut in the United Kingdom. A year and a day after launching a range of products in Spain , Xiaomi's European foray is arriving in the UK, headlined by the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro Android flagship phone and the opening of an Authorized Mi Store in the Westfield shopping center in London.
    Europe has proven highly receptive to Xiaomi's charms of high-spec devices at breakthrough prices. The company has 10 stores up and running in Spain, it expanded into France and Italy in May, and now it's coming to...
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  • Xiaomi London launch event today, watch the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro launch right here

    Xiaomi London launch event today, watch the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro launch right here

    9 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Chinese brand Xiaomi is holding its first ever launch event in the London today and you can watch the action right here. The brand is heavily rumoured to be following up on its Xiaomi Mi 8 smartphone with at least one new model in the range: the Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro. There might be a few other surprises too. If we do see the Pro, as tipped, it will be available in the UK via the network Three, as we revealed a couple of weeks ago. Other Xiaomi devices will be released through Three in the coming months too. You can watch the launch event above, which starts at 2pm GMT. Leaked images of the Mi 8...
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