Articles tagged "xiaomi"

Xiaomi unveils the 12S Ultra, its Leica-branded flagship with a new 50.3MP 1"-type Sony sensor

After offering a few bits of information last week, Xiaomi has taken the wraps off its new 12S series of smartphones, and they offer impressive photo specs. The phones have been co-developed with Leica.

Xiaomi’s global Redmi Note 11 lineup offers (some) flagship camera specs at a mid-range price point

The global Redmi Note 11 lineup lacks the Note 11 Pro Plus found in China, but adds a Note 11S device that manages to pack Samsung's 109MP HM2 sensor inside a rather affordable device. Meanwhile, the Note 11 Pro 5G offers a handful of flagship features at a mid-range price point.

Xiaomi unveils its new 12 Series flagship smartphones with 50MP triple camera array, 120W charging

Customers in China will be treated to a pair of impressive new smartphones from Xiaomi. The devices include the latest Snapdragon mobile processors, OLED displays, impressive camera specs and 120W charging.

Xiaomi claims its new battery technology increases battery capacity 10%

While a 10% improvement sounds modest at face value, it's a welcomed improvement over standard lithium-ion batteries, which have more or less had the same performance over the past few years.

Xiaomi’s new 11T Pro offers 120W charging, 108MP camera module and more

The new 11T and 11T Pro offer nearly identical specifications, including a triple-camera array headlined by a 109MP Samsung sensor with a 24mm (equiv.) lens in front.

Xiaomi's new Mix 4 smartphone is its first with under-display selfie camera

In addition to a 'virtually invisible' front-facing camera, the Mix 4 has a triple-camera array headlined by a 108MP Samsung sensor. As it stands though, the Mix 4 is only available in mainland China.

FIMI releases the X8 Mini drone, a direct competitor to DJI's Mini line

FIMI, a member of the Xiaomi ecosystem, recently released the X8 Mini drone – a direct competitor to DJI's Mini products.

Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra hands-on video shows off massive camera bump with 3-camera array, built-in screen

The video, uploaded by YouTuber Tech Buff PH, has since been made private, but in it, we get a glimpse at what appears to be an unreleased Xiaomi Mi 11 'Ultra' smartphone with a large, unique camera bump.

Xiaomi introduces 3rd-gen under-display camera, promising unparalleled performance

Xiaomi has introduced the third generation of its under-display camera technology. This new tech disguises the camera more effectively than prior first and second generation attempts at an under the display front-facing camera.

Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra comes with 120mm optical tele, 120Hz display and more

To mark the occasion of its 10th anniversary Xiaomi has launched the Mi 10 Ultra top-end smartphone which with an optical focal length range from 12 to 120mm.

Xiaomi  VP says under-display front camera tech is not ready yet

The light transmittance of current pixel-dense smarpthone displays is too limited to make under-display cameras a viable option.

Xiaomi asks users which camera manufacturer it should collaborate with

Chinese company Xiaomi has so far (as far as we know) worked without the help of a big name in the camera business, but it appears this could be about to change.

Xiaomi patent shows pop-up camera with up to seven lenses

Patent documents filed by Xiaomi show a pop-up mechanism with dual front-cameras and a penta-camera setup at the back.

Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Pro with dual-tele and 108MP primary camera is official

Xiaomi's latest flagship smartphone comes with impressive camera hardware specifications.

Xiaomi might be developing a phone that can shoot 8K30p video

A line of code in the latest Xiaomi camera app reveals that the company might be working on an 8K-enabled smartphone.

Xiaomi Mi Mix Alpha 5G will pack a 108MP camera and wrap-around 'Surround Screen'

The phone, which is set to ship in December 2019, is expected to cost roughly $2,800, but its specs are utterly ridiculous.

The Redmi Note 8 Pro is the first officially-announced smartphone with a 64MP camera

The new Redmi is the first device that's been officially announced by its manufacturer to use Samsung's Isocell GW1 smartphone image sensor first announced in May.

Xiaomi teases future Mi smartphone with 108MP Samsung camera sensor

Who said the megapixel wars was over?

Xiaomi and Light announce partnership to push smartphone photography forward

Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi and Light have announced that they'll collaborate in developing smartphone cameras and computational photography technology.

Xiaomi launches Mi 9 smartphone with triple camera, up to 8GB of RAM

The Mi 9 combines a 1/2" sensor in its primary camera with ultra-wide and tele options to cover a wide range of focal lengths.

Redmi Note 7 smartphone offers Sony 48MP Quad-Bayer sensor at budget price point

We've seen Sony's IMX586 1/2-inch 48MP sensor appear in several higher-end devices in recent months but the Redmi Note 7 is now the first budget device to offer the chip that comes with a Quad-Bayer filter array for optimized 12MP output.

Xiaomi co-founder teases 48MP smartphone camera

An upcoming Xiaomi smartphone might use a 48MP sensor for pixel-binning, high-quality digital zooming and other algorithm-powered imaging features.

Xiaomi details DeepExposure, an AI that automatically fixes image exposure and detail

Xiaomi has laid out the details for its new AI-powered image processing platform DeepExposure.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 launches with tele-camera and night mode

The new Xiaomi flagship comes with identical hardware specs to previous models but some software improvements.

Xiaomi launches affordable Mijia smartphone gimbal

The new Mijia gimbal provides 3-axis stabilization and can charge the battery of the attached device.

Xiaomi Mi 8 launches with tele-camera and AI-powered portrait mode

Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi's latest device offers top-end specifications at an enticing price point.

Xiaomi establishing dedicated camera team

In a leaked internal email, Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun details the creation of a dedicated in-house camera department that will focus exclusively on developing better camera tech for the brand's smartphones.

Xiaomi unveils Mi 6X with dual-camera and AI-powered scene detection

Xiaomi claims its latest smartphone, the Mi 6X, competes with rivals such as the iPhone X or OPPO R15 in the camera department. Yet it costs just 1,600 Yuan (approximately $250 USD).

Report: Chinese company Xiaomi may purchase GoPro

Details on the potential buy-out are sparse at this point, but a report claims the deal could be worth as much as $1 billion. GoPro has been struggling lately, so no surprise the company's stock price spiked 8.8 percent on this news.

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S comes with 12MP dual-cam, OIS and 2x optical zoom

The exterior of the new Mi MIX 2S hasn't changed much compared to its predecessor, but the camera system has received an important overhaul.

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 quick review

Xiaomi's newest phablet boasts a monster battery and a sleek metal uni-body that's not typical of its mid-range class. It packs a decent camera too, but is let down by a flawed video mode and worse-than-average low light image quality.

The Xiaomi Mi6 isn't quite an iPhone 7 Plus, but it's not bad

The Xiaomi Mi6 is one of the first Android phones to offer an iPhone 7 Plus style dual-camera with a 27mm wide angle and a longer 52mm lens. Is it as capable as Apple's flagship device? Well, sort of.

Xiaomi Redmi Pro quick review: dual-cam on a budget

The Xiaomi Redmi Pro packs many high-end features, including a dual-camera, into a budget package. We've had a closer look at the affordable dual-cam option from China. Read more

Xiaomi's Mi Note 2 looks a whole lot like the Samsung Note 7

Xiaomi's Mi Note 2 offers a 22MP sensor, 5.7" display and looks a lot like Samsung's discontinued Note 7 model. Read more

Xiaomi Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus offer high-end camera specs and ultrasonic fingerprint reader

The Xiaomi Mi5s comes with a 12MP camera with large pixels, the larger Mi 5s Plus deploys a dual-camera with color and BW sensor. Read more

Xiaomi Redmi Pro offers dual-cam and OLED technology at budget price point

The new Xiaomi Redmi Pro offers several high-end features, including a dual-camera, OLED-display and all-metal body, at an entry-level price point. Read more

Yi action camera updates original with 4K video

Chinese company Yi has updated its action camera with a Sony IMX377 12MP 1/2.3" sensor, improving its top resolution to 4K compared to the original model's 1080p maximum. Read more

Xiaomi announces Mi 5 flagship smartphone

Xiaomi's Mi 5 wants to compete with the flagship models of more established manufacturers.

Xiaomi announces Redmi Note 3 and Mi Pad 2

The Redmi Note 3 features a 5.5-inch screen, metal body and 13MP camera.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 quick review

We had a chance to shoot with the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 and check how it performs as a mobile photography device.

Xiaomi Mi 4c is official with Snapdragon 808 and 13MP camera

The Mi 4c comes with a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 system chip and a nice feature set at a budget-friendly price.

Xiaomi Redmi  Note 2 offers octa-core power at a budget

Xiaomi's latest phablet comes with a unusually low price tag for its specifications and features.

Xiaomi launches Mi Note and Mi Note Pro high-end phablets

Xiaomi's Mi Note wants to compete in the high-end phablet bracket of the market.

With the Mi 4 Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi is offering a high-end device at a mid-level price point.

Xiaomi's Mi Pad is a budget alternative to Apple's iPad Mini.