Mi Fan Festival has the Redmi Note 9S for under $200

Currently, there is a special sale vent on Aliexpress for Xiaomi devices and they have some really interesting offers, including for the newly-released Redmi Note 9S. During this Mi Fan Festival sale, the phone can be bought for as low as $199.99. They also have other items for sale, like the last-year Redmi Note 8 Pro, the Xiaomi Mi TV Box or the Mi Band. I won’t go into details about the Redmi Note 9S since there is a dedicated…

Get the Xiaomi Mi 10 for just $699

Yesterday we reported on the new Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro, the company’s latest flagship devices that feature great specifications and awesome cameras. The price of the new Xiaomi Mi 10 may be quite big, especially for those that are used to XIoami offering flagship-lever specs at mid-range prices. Still, if you know where to look, you can still snap the new Mi 10 at great prices. We have a coupon code for you that will lower the…

Xiaomi makes the Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro official with 5G connectivity

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has now officially introduced not one but two new flagship smartphones for the global market. The latest offerings from Xiaomi make a debut under the Xiaomi Mi series and are called the Xiaomi Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro respectively. The new Xiaomi Mi 10 series features a big 6.67-inch Full HD+(2340x1080p) 19.5:9 Super AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 90 Hz. The display peaks a brightness of up to 1120 nits which is a…

Get €50 off on Black Shark 2 and Black Shark 2 Pro

With the release of the JoyUI 11 update just around the corner, now may be the right time to get yourself the Black Shark 2 or the Black Shark 2 gaming smartphone, especially since we have a €50 coupon code for you. This makes the phone a lot more interesting and affordable. I know what you are thinking, the Black Shark 3 is also close to launch, but unless you really want better cameras and 5G, it doe snot offer…

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Redmi launches the Note 9 Pro globally under the Note 9S name

Last week Redmi launched the Redmi Note 9 and the Note 9 Pro in India. Today came the global release, but the company decided to use a different name for some reason: Redmi Note 9S. This is the exact same phone as the Redmi Note 9 Pro but adjusted mostly for the global market. There is no official price just yet, but we should have this information prior to the sale start on the 7th of April. We, however, know…

JoyUI 11 Review – This is how you do an update

Last week Black Shark has started the beta program for the Black Shark 2 and Black Shark 2 Pro and people that signed in to be testers started to receive the JoyUI 11 update for their devices The global versions of the phones had big features missing compared to the Chinese version since it was based on stock Android. The JoyUI 11 update not only does it bring Android 10 to the Black Shark 2 family, but it is also…

Black Shark 2 Pro receives JoyUI 11 Beta. Black Shark 2 to receive it tomorrow

We wrote a few days ago that Black Shark is starting its Beta program for the JoyUI 11 update for the Black Shark 2 and 2 Pro. If you registered to be part of the program and are among the lucky few that got selected, you are in luck. The Pro model has started to receive the upgrade via OTA and by tomorrow the non-pro models should be getting it as well. The update is an important one and adds…

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What is the P2i water protection on the Redmi Note 9 series

When Redmi launched the Redmi Note 9 Pro and the Note 9 Pro Max, one feature caught my eye and I am sure many others found it interesting, especially that it comes on a mid-range smartphone: water resistance. How much water and dust resistance does the Redmi Note 9 series have and what is this “P2i” protection that the company is advertising? Read more to find out. First, let’s get a few things straight. Neither the Redmi Note 9 Pr…

Redmi Note 9 Pro Max vs Realme 6 Pro vs Poco X2

We compared the Redmi Note 9 Pro with the similarly priced Realme 6 and now it is time to look on how the more powerful Redmi Note 9 Pro Max stands against the Realme 6 Pro. The two devices target the same demographic and price-range and are obvious direct competitors. Obviously we will also include the Poco X2 as well as last year’s Redmi Note 8 Pro. The non-Max version did not stand very well, spec-wise, in our last comparison.…

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Redmi Note 9 Pro vs Realme 6 vs Poco X2

The release of the Redmi Note 9 Pro yesterday was a bit underwhelming, with many voices saying that the device is not really an improvement over last year’s devices, let alone compared to the other smartphones released recently like the Poco X2 or the Realme 6. Let us take a look at these devices and see which one is truly better and what are the strength of each. And, as a bonus, I also threw in here last year Redmi…