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Xiaomi officially enters United Kingdom market with major retailer backing

Xiaomi officially enters United Kingdom market with major retailer backing

Xiaomi India's official Twitter handle announced today that it has increased the prices of its two recently launched budget smartphones Redmi 6; Redmi 6A along with these two devices, the company has also increased the prices of popular Mi Powerbank 2i and Mi TV.

Chinese phonemaker Xiaomi is releasing its first handset in the United Kingdom, as the company seeks to expand its reach beyond Greater China. Xiaomi will be opening a dedicated storefront for its products in the Westfield shopping center in London which not only includes both Mi 8 smartphones, but will also have headphones, computer accessories, and more on hand.

The prices of the Mi LED TV 4C Pro 32-inch and Mi LED TV 4A Pro 49-inch have been hiked by Rs. 1,000 and Rs. 2,000 respectively and they will now be available for Rs. 15,999 and Rs. 31,999 respectively. It will use a 24 megapixel (MP) selfie camera and have rear 12MP + 5MP AI dual-cameras, all from Sony.




The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2S comes with a 5.99-inch IPS LCD screen with a premium ceramic design, running on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC with 6/8 GB of RAM and 64 or 128 GB of internal storage with no micro SD card slot for additional storage expansion. For selfies, it gets a 20MP front camera upfront. If you're in the region, do you plan on picking up a new Mi 8 Pro or Mi 8 Lite? As a comparison, the standard Mi 8 with 6GB of RAM is priced at RM 1599 for 64GB model while the 128GB can be obtained for RM 1899.

Powering the Mi 8 Lite is a modest 3,350mAh battery which supports Quick Charge 3.0 via USB-C. The price rise goes into effect from midnight on November 11, 2018.

The new phone will be made available for RM 2399 at Authorized Mi Store throughout Malaysia starting from tomorrow onwards.

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