MIUI 12 Global Version is launching next week

After a rather successful launch of MIUI 12 in China, Xiaomi is preparing to reveal the global version of its next OS version. The new MIUI 12 will be officially revealed outside of China. Full details will come on the 19th, however, we already know most of the details thanks to the Chinese version. It is also safe to say that the initial wave of devices to receive the update will be the same as for the Chinese ROM. MIUI…

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Where to buy the new Poco F2 Pro

Two days ago Xiaomi’s sub-brand Poco launched its new flagship, the Poco F2 Pro and it is a real and true flagship-killer. It offers the best CPU out there and all the bells and whistles that you would expect from a high-end mobile smartphone, all for just under $500. This makes it the cheapest Snapdragon 865 smartphone out there. While most of the times you will have to pay a premium to get it outside of China, this time Poco…

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POCO F2 Pro officially launched, starting at $499

Xiaomi’s sub-brand Poco has launched its most anticipated smartphone, the Poco F2 Pro. Just like the Poco F1, the new device offers top specs at affordable prices. It is truly a flagship killer and Poco plans, or should I say “hopes”, to sell many smartphones and take a significant market share in both India and Europe, thanks to partnerships with a few online retailers. The new Poco F2 Pro is powered by the Snapdragon 865 CPU and has either 6GB…

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Black Shark 3 available in Europe

Today we saw the international launch of the Black Shark 3 and the company is now accepting pre-orders for their latest gaming smartphone in the EU. The new interaction of the device comes with better hardware, enhanced cooling and a high refresh-rate screen, a feature that was absent from last year’s smartphones. Still, the device has some serious competition from Red Magic. The Black Shark 3 Pro was also released, but pricing and availability were yet to be announced. Before…

Black Shark 2 Beta Testers are left in the dark

About a month ago Black Shark has started beta-testing the JoyUI 11 update for the Black Shark 2 and 2 Pro. Back then it chose 50 people to receive the beta update and report problems encountered with the operating system so they could fix them prior to the stable release. We even wrote a hands-on review on JoyUI 11a hands-on review on JoyUI 11 where we praised the new OS, but we did ignore the problems since bugs are something…

Xiaomi updates browsers in reaction to the tracking scandal

Xiaomi just pushed an update for their Mint browser and Mi Pro browser as a reaction to the tracking scandal that is currently undergoing. As part of this update, usage stats and information won’t be transmitted to their servers when the browser is used in Incognito mode unless the user explicitly enables it. By default, the privacy-focused feature is active, so there is no action needed on your side. In case you don’t remember, Xiaomi browsers have been found to…

Download MIUI 12 EU ROMs now thanks to Xiaomi.eu

Just a few days ago Xiaomi announced MIUI 12 and offered the beta version for a few key smartphones. Sadly, that was only the Chinese version of the ROM with no indication as to when the global versions will be released. Luckily, the modding community has you covered and Xiaomi.eu, the biggest community that offers Xiaomi ROMs, has released its MIUI 12 ROMs. These are still based on the Chinese version of the OS, but it was strongly modded to…

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Download the MIUI 12 system apps from here

Two days ago we wrote on the new wallpapers present in MIUI 12 and how you can use the gorgeous Mars and Earth live wallpapers on your smartphone. Now a few talented people managed to extract the system apps from the MIUI 12 Beta and have offered them for download. Keep in mind that these apps are still in beta and can have bugs. Furthermore, they can only be installed on MIUI 11 and not other versions of Android. If…

Black Shark 3 will hit Europe next week

Xiaomi, or to be more precise, Black Shark released the Black Shark 3 and 3 Pro in China last month, but the international version was nowhere to be found. The company was also silent about the release of their new gaming smartphone in Europe and other regions. This all changed today when Black Shark officially announced that the Black Shark 3 gaming smartphone will be available for pre-order in Europe starting with the 8th of May. The company will also…

Xiaomi details the periscope camera in the Mi 10 Youth Edition

Xiaomi announced the new Mi 10 Youth Edition yesterday and the phone managed to attract many ayes thanks to the complex and potent camera setup. Even though it is a mid-range smartphone, the device will be capable of taking great photos and even have a 5x optical zoom and 50x hybrid zoom capabilities. In a detailed post on Weibo, Xiaomi explains how the periscope camera present on the Mi 10 Youth Edition works. The Mi 10 Youth Edition has a…