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Spyware found pre-installed on Chinese phones, including Xiaomi

German cybersecurity company G DATA has discovered pre-installed spyware on a number of Chinese smartphone manufacturers, including Xiaomi. “This is happening on a lot of phones,” said Andy Hayter, G DATA’s security evangelist. Back in March, researchers with BlueBox Security also found similar malware on a Xiaomi Mi 4 LTE, which they purchased from a retailer during a trip to China. The malware discovered ...

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Updated Xiaomi Redmi 2A goes on sale, now with 2GB RAM

Xiaomi released a new, updated version of the Redmi 2A model that went on sale in China today. The Redmi 2 is Xiaomi’s least-expensive smartphone available to consumers. The new Redmi 2A comes with improvements in two major areas, RAM and storage. Xiaomi doubled both for the new model, bringing to Redmi 2A into the modern smartphone world with 2GB of RAM, and 16GB ...

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Did the Redmi Note 2 survive a water drop test? Watch this video

In mid-August Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 2 to much fanfare. Its sales were initially limit to Chinese markets, But quickly hit Gear Best who is offering the unlocked Redmi Note 2 with 16 GB storage with a pre-sale price of $168.85. And free world wide shipping. But how durable is the Redmi Note 2? Check out the water drop test in the video below. It survived! ...

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Redmi Note 2 likely to be launched next week with MIUI 7

GizmoChina has reported that it’s more likely that the mid-range Redmi Note 2 will be launched that day next week, alongside MIUI 7. The current model Redmi Note is massively popular. In India, the initial batch completely sold out. Most people believe the Redmi Note 2 will be a Mi4i with a 5.5 inch screen, and the display resolution bumped up to 1080p compared to the current Redmi ...

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