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CyanogenMod 12.1 nightlies comes to Mi 3, Mi 4

Cyanogen Inc. has finally released a nightly version of CyanogenMod for Xiaomi users. Codenamed Cancro, Xiaomi’s Mi 3 and Mi 4 devices will be able to download Lollipop-based CyanogenMod version 12.1. But a word of warning, in the CyanogenMod world, nightly means it is not a stable release. Think of it more like a beta version. Cyanogen already supports a a large number of smartphones for ...

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Specs of cheaper Mi 4c leak on AnTuTu and TENAA

According to a recent listing on AnTuTu and TENAA, Xiaomi could be planning a cheaper version of the Mi 4, aptly named the Mi 4c. The Mi 4c would be the company’s first smartphone to use the Snapdragon 808 chip with a hexa-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz, according to the benchmark. The Mi 4c will have a full HD 5-inch screen and resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. ...

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Report: Xiaomi plans September launch in Africa

According to a report from Forbes, Xiaomi is planning to launch in Africa as early as September. Xiaomi has partnered with Mobile In Africa, the company that previously distributed Apple products to the continent. With the partnership, Xiaomi devices will be brought to 50 sub-Saharan countries, according to the distributor’s president,  RJ van Spaandonk. The devices Xiaomi will bring to Africa have ...

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Xiaomi Mi5 specs leak, and they are awesome

New information has been leaked online about the rumored upcoming Xiaomi Mi5, and it’s looking good! The rumored high-end flagship devices, Xiaomi Mi5 and the Xiaomi Mi5 Plus, are expected to be released in the last quarter of 2015. According to the leaks, the Mi5 will have: 5.3 inches display, sporting a Quad HD screen with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels The ...

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Shootout! Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime Vs. Motorola Moto E

Price Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime: Rs 7,000 (US$107) Motorola Moto E (2015): Rs 6,000 (US$91) Screen The Redmi 2 Prime holds a larger 4.7″ screen and has full HD resolution. The Lenovo built Motorola offers a 4.5-inch panel with 960×540 pixels. However, only the Moto E comes with Gorilla Glass protection. Processing Since both phones come with the quad-core Snapdragon 410 chip clocked at ...

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