Tag Archives: VP of International

Hugo Barra runs over a Redmi Note 3 with a car to show how durable the glass is (video)

Xiaomi has released a video of Hugo Barra, VP of International, and Jai Mani, Lead Product Manager, testing the durability of the glass on the Redmi Note 3. The video starts off fairly scientific, with an explanation of the Vickers Hardness Test and testing the glass using a dart, scissors, and keys. However, things get crazy when Barra runs over a ...

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MIUI now has 170 million users, supports 340 devices

During the Mobile World Congress Mi 5 keynote, Xiaomi also disclosed some interesting numbers regarding phone sales and MIUI adoption rates. According to Hugo Barra, Xiaomi’s VP of International, MIUI has 170 million users world wide. He also said they have 272 weekly updates for 340 devices. Impressive growth since the launch of the Android-based OS in 2010.

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Xiaomi opens first ‘Mi Home’ flagship store in Jakarta, Indonesia

It’s official, Xiaomi has opened up a store in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesia has always been a very important market to Xiaomi, and they have furthered their investment in the country by opening the first Mi Concept Store in Pondok Indah. Hugo Barra, VP of International, posted on his Facebook page: “Last Friday was a huge day for Indonesian Mi fans at ...

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