Fitness tracking startup Misfit has secured US$40 million in funding from an array of Chinese investors. The US firm’s latest investment is led by GGV Capital a...
Xiaomi, the brainchild of investor and tech guru Lei Jun, redefined the Chinese smartphone market by launching an extremely powerful smartphone running on a smartly-designed Android skin at a price almost anyone could afford. Other companies have since followed Xiaomi into the cheap-smartphone fray, but the company’s success has proved difficult to copy. It has also proved difficult to predict, ignoring the expectations for a tablet launch and instead launching a set-top box for online video. Where will Xiaomi go next? We have no idea. But whatever the company does is sure to be interesting.
Xiaomi's smart home lightbulb, the Yeelight, is available for free this week, but only if you're really really lucky.
It's still only officially available in China, for now, and will go on sale in Hong Kong and Taiwan tomorrow. At its peak, it sold 103,000 in a single day.
Xiaomi founder Lei Jun is investing an RMB 100 million (US$16.3 million) series A round of funding into You+ International Youth Apartments.
Xiaomi is seeing "higher emotion volume than even in China" among fans in India and Indonesia - that's according to Hugo Barra.
The battle between two cool Chinese phonemakers has extended to two ecommerce platforms in their most sought-after market, India.
Xiaomi can’t bake hot cakes fast enough…
Xiaomi says it never received such a letter. Additionally, Huawei’s head of intellectual property, Jason Ding, refuted the rumor on his Weibo account.
Apart from the flash sales at Flipkart, the Redmi Note will also be sold at the Indian Telco Airtel’s flagship stores starting December 2.
Xiaomi has gotten a license to enter the virtual telecom game. Could it be the company to bring a spark of life back into that dying experiment?
To be clear, Xiaomi did not announce a smartwatch. Barra says there will be a “decision in the next few months” and for now there are “no solid plans.”
Xiaomi has confirmed it will invest US$300 million in Baidu-backed online video portal iQiyi for an undisclosed stake in the company.
Something big related to the Xiaomi TV is coming at 2 P.M. Beijing time today. What could it be? Some are guessing a bigger screen, but I think it's something e...
Chinese smartphones brands are quickly squeezing out foreign phone makers in the China market, according to new data that covers hundreds of millions of Chinese...
Xiaomi's growth is even more remarkable when you see how it does so many things very differently from more established phone brands.
Tech in Asia was monitoring the sales of Xiaomi’s Redmi Note on Lazada Indonesia today, and clocked the sell-out at just under four minutes. Moments later, howe...
Today Xiaomi revealed that it saw a record high of 1.16 million phones sold during China’s Singles Day event.
The dollar amount and size of the stake were not disclosed, but the companies said the deal will take place on the open market.
At half-time on the Singles Day, Xiaomi has sold 720,000 smartphones already
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G will be up for grabs in the usual lunchtime flash sales format that Xiaomi is famous for on November 18.
Datang Telecom’s wholly-owned subsidiary Leadcore Technologies signed a “technology transfer contract” with Beijing Songguo Electronics, a company that multipl...
Redmi Note is sold at Rp 2 million (US$164).
Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra took to Twitter to post some entertaining yet saddening misconceptions about China that he heard from Valley veterans.
The M3 runs a quad-core MediaTek chipset, Android 4.4 KitKat, and a massive battery to let you charge other devices via USB cable.
Chinese fitness wearable maker Codoon secures $30M funding, but is it enough to compete with Xiaomi?
While the price of Codoon’s gadgets undercuts Fitbit, it will have a more difficult time in China thanks to smartphone maker Xiaomi’s entrance to the market.
The biggest factors that keep Chinese smartphone makers out of western nations are carrier subsidies, patents, and cultural stigma.
The trouble with Xiaomi’s smart TV OS is that it lacks the content that many of its rivals. Now it's trying to fix that.
This year, only three new companies made the top 50 – Salesforce, Hitachi, and Xiaomi.
Lenovo has completed its acquisition of Motorola; that's good news in its own right, but could this also be a boost to Lenovo's plans to launch a new mobile bra...
China’s tech giants need to explore new frontiers, but they're running into all sorts of hurdles.