Xiaomi Teases Launch Of Its 1st Civi Phone In India

In March 2024, Xiaomi released the Xiaomi Civi 4 Pro in China, which might soon be on its way to India. A teaser video that Xiaomi India shared on social media sites probably teases the release of a new smartphone soon. Moreover, the teaser carries the tagline ‘Cinematic Vision’ with Ci and Vi highlighted. Here is everything you need to know about the launch of the first Civi phone in the country.

Xiaomi To Launch Its 1st Civi Phone In India
A new teaser posted by Xiaomi on its official X account parodies the Apple Crush advertisement. Following the launch of the Apple iPad earlier this month, the advertisement became controversial. Eventually, Apple had to apologise for the advertisement.

The company has teased launching its first Civi smartphone in the country, likely the Xiaomi Civi 4 Pro in India. The teaser follows the format of Apple’s popular crush advertisement.

Civi 4 Pro Specs (Expected)
Xiaomi Civi 4 Pro could arrive in India with a 6.55-inch 1.5K AMOLED display, a refresh rate of 120Hz, a touch sampling rate of 240Hz, and a peak brightness of 3000 nits. Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2 protection is also included.

The smartphone is powered by the latest Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 CPU and Adreno 735 GPU. It offers up to 512GB of UFS 4.0 storage and has 12GB of LPPDDR5x RAM.

The Xiaomi Civi 4 Pro runs on Xiaomi HyperOS with Android 14. Furthermore, it packs a 4,700mAh battery with 67W fast charging support.

The Xiaomi Civi 4 Pro could launch in India with three cameras: a 12MP ultra-wide, a 50MP telephoto, and a 50MP main with a Leica Summilux lens. Moreover, two 32MP front cameras with an ultra-wide lens are housed within. According to rumours, the phone may be priced in the Rs.50,000 range.


This Could Be The First Phone To Launch With Snapdragon 8 Gen 4

Qualcomm is known for offering powerful chipsets that can easily handle anything you throw at them. Furthermore, the company will soon unveil the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 chipset. A new report has revealed the first phone with the upcoming flagship processor. Here is everything you need to know about the first Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 phone.

Xiaomi 15 And Xiaomi 15 Pro Will Be First Phone To Launch With 8 Gen 4

A new leak by tipster Yogesh Brar revealed that Xiaomi will be the first company to unveil phones running on the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4. Furthermore, the phone has managed to get exclusive first launch rights for the chipset, and the Xiaomi 15 series will likely debut with it.

In addition, the tipster claims that both OnePlus and iQOO will be the second in line to release phones with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4. Furthermore, the first phones to debut with the chipset will be the Xiaomi 15, Xiaomi 15 Pro,iQOO 13 and the OnePlus 13.

The Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 is likely based on a 3nm architecture based on the TSMC node. It will offer a custom Oryon CPU with an improved Neural Processing Unit (NPU) for AI-related tasks.

The Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 will likely launch at the Snapdragon Summit in October of this year. This means the first phone with the chipset will likely arrive around the same time, likely in November.

For instance, the Snapdragon 8 Gen debuted in late October, while the Xiaomi 14 arrived in early November. We can expect a similar timeline for the Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 and Xiaomi 15.


Poco F6 Leak Reveals Massive Upgrades; Will Offer Flagship Camera

The Poco F6 is probably one of the most anticipated smartphones to launch this year. The upcoming smartphone is expected to offer powerful specifications at a mid-range price. A new leak has revealed the Poco F6 will boast a flagship camera sensor and superfast UFS 4.0 storage. It will likely be a rebrand of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 13 Turbo or the Xiaomi Redmi Turbo 3. Here is everything you need to know about the Poco F6.

Poco F6 To Feature Sony IMX 920 Sensor And UFS 4.0 Storage
A new leak by 91Mobiles Hindi has revealed that the upcoming Poco F6 will offer UFS 4.0 storage and LPDRR5X RAM. This will be a huge upgrade over the Poco F5 5G‘s UFS 3.1 storage and LPDDR5.

Furthermore, the phone will use the Sony IMX 920 sensor, also used on phones like the Vivo X100 and the iQOO Neo 9 Pro. Currently, the Poco F5 uses the OmniVision OV64B4, a mid-range camera sensor.

This means users can expect good picture quality and super fast app opening times from Poco F6. Moreover, the leak also reveals the Poco F6 will boast Corning Gorilla Glass Victus for protection but will miss out on the 3.5mm headphone jack.

In addition, the Poco F6 is likely to sport a 6.67-inch AMOLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate. It could opt for the in-display fingerprint sensor, an upgrade from the side-mounted one from the Poco F5.

Another major upgrade could be the processor, as the Poco F6 leak states it could ship with the Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 chipset. This new chipset uses the same architecture as the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 but has slightly lower clock speeds.

For optics, the phone is likely to opt for a triple camera setup with Sony IMX 920 for the primary. It will likely use a massive 5,000mAh battery with 120W charging support.

Poco F6 leak indicates it could launch next month in India with a price tag of less than Rs.40,000. It is likely to be a rebrand of the upcoming Redmi Note 13 Turbo while some speculate it could rebrand of the Redmi Turbo 3.


Unleash The Power Of Redmi Turbo 3, Set To Release On This Date!

The Xiaomi Redmi Turbo 3 will release in China soon, with top-of-the-line specifications. Furthermore, the phone is likely to debut globally as the Poco F6. The company has revealed the launch date of the Redmi Turbo 3 and its chipset details. Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming smartphone.

Redmi Turbo 3 To Launch On April 10
The Xiaomi Redmi Turbo 3 will release on the date April 10, 2024, in China. The company will also unveil the Redmi Pad Pro, the first tablet with the Pro moniker from the Xiaomi sub-brand.

According to Xiaomi’s teaser, the Redmi Turbo 3 will use the new Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 chipset. Furthermore, it will offer up to 16GB of RAM and 1TB of storage.

The phone’s form factor will be less than 8mm, and its lightweight design will weigh 179 grams. The back will feature a dual camera setup accompanied by an LED flash.

Furthermore, it will run on the latest HyperOS based on Android 14 and have an AnTuTu score of more than 1.75 million. In addition, leaks indicate the Redmi Turbo 3 will offer a 6.67-inch 1.5K AMOLED screen with a 120Hz refresh rate.

The phone will also sport a 200-megapixel primary camera with OIS and a 50-megapixel ultrawide-angle lens. You can also expect a 20-megapixel selfie shooter.

It is likely to pack a 5,500mAh battery with 90W fast charging support. The Redmi Turbo 3 is likely to release in India as the Poco F6 and could arrive on a date sometime in May.

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Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 To Launch Soon? Qualcomm Announces New Event

Qualcomm has announced a new event to unveil a new flagship Snapdragon chipset. The company will likely launch the Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 and the Snapdragon 7+ Gen 3 processors, offering upgrades over the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 and Snapdragon 7+ Gen, respectively. Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming chipsets.

Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 And 7+ Gen 3 Could Launch On March 18
Qualcomm is hosting an event in China on March 18, during which it could launch the Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 and Snapdragon 7+ Gen 3 processors. Both processors will likely use the same architecture as the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3.

The Snapdragon 8s Gen (SM8635) will feature 1 Cortex X4 clocked at 3.01GHz, 4 Cortex A720 at 2.61GHz and 3 Cortex A520 running at 1.84GHz. It will feature the Adrneo 735 GPU and use the same architecture as the 8 Gen 3.

Similarly, the Snapdragon 7+ Gen 3 (SM7675) will offer 1 Cortex X4 at 2.9GHz, 4 Cortex A720 at 2.61GHz and 3 Cortex A520 at 1.9GHz. The processor will use the Adreno 732 GPU and succeed the Snapdragon 7+ Gen 2 from last year.

Furthermore, the Realme GT Neo 6 and Realme GT Neo 6 SE will likely be the first smartphones to use the Snapdragon 8s Gen 3 and Snapdragon 7+ Gen 3. Moreover, the upcoming Xiaomi Redmi Note 13 Turbo could use this chipset, in addition to the Vivo Pad 3 and iQOO Neo 9, in China.

Rumours also suggest that the OnePlus Ace 3V, likely to debut as the OnePlus Nord 4 in India, could use the Snapdragon 7+ Gen 3 processor. At the Qualcomm event, we can expect companies to reveal upcoming smartphones with this chipset.


Poco X6 Pro Set To Launch With Xiaomi’s New HyperOS

Poco has confirmed that the Poco X6 Pro will come with Xiaomi’s new HyperOS. Poco is going to launch in India its much-awaited smartphone on January 11th. The recently launched Redmi Note 13 series is powered by Xiaomi’s new HyperOS and the company has confirmed the launch of Poco X6 Pro with this new operating system. Poco India’s post on X has revealed that the upcoming Poco X6 Pro will be powered by Xiaomi’s new HyperOS. The social media post also confirmed that the Flipkart model is available in India.

Poco X6 Pro with Xiaomi HyperOS
Ahead of the official release, the brand announced that Poco X6 Pro will bring Xiaomi HyperOS to the Indian market. Additionally, the company confirmed that you will see MediaTek Dimensity 8300 Ultra SoC in Poco X6 Pro, which will be the first in India. The upcoming device is to be launched globally at the same time as its debut in India. Poco’s recent social media posts not only reveal the release date but also some important details about the smartphone. So, you will witness a worldwide launch on January 11th at 5:00 pm.

According to the information, this device is equipped with WildBoost Optimization 2.0 which is expected to improve the gaming experience. It incorporates a large 5,000 mm2 stainless steel steam chamber that ensures efficient cooling and prevents heating issues that may occur during long gaming sessions.

As announced by the company, the device has 512GB storage and 12GB RAM options. However, it is unclear whether this configuration will be offered on both models or only on the Pro variant. Early leaks also suggest a competitive pricing strategy, with the 12GB + 512GB version expected to be priced at AED 1,299, or 29,500 Indian rupees. According to leaked design renders, the device may come in yellow, grey, and black colour options.


Xiaomi Confirmed HyperOS Update, Available For These Devices

Xiaomi confirmed that it has started testing the Xiaomi HyperOS update in India and will soon launch it there. Moreover, the company has confirmed that it going to launch the Redmi Note 13 series smartphones in India on January 4th.

Following the launch of the new MIUI alternative HyperOS for Xiaomi products in China in October. With the global release of POCO F5 and other Xiaomi devices, the company is gearing up to fetch the new OS to India.

This announcement follows the company’s recent statement. HyperOS will be available worldwide on Xiaomi, Redmi and Poco phones from the first quarter of 2024. The CMO of Xiaomi India said that 2024 will be a big year for Xiaomi India with many exciting developments.

What Is Xiaomi HyperOS Update And Features
Xiaomi has designed a “human-centric” operating system called HyperOS that powers all of its devices, including phones, cars, and household products. This operating system provides a new user interface aimed at achieving its four main aims. These are proactive intelligence, low-level refactoring, end-to-end security and cross-end intelligent connectivity.

Xiaomi HyperOS is based on Linux and the Xiaomi Vela system developed by Xiaomi itself and allows you to work efficiently on a variety of devices, regardless of RAM size. Xiaomi HyperOS is lightweight and consumes minimal resources compared to its competitors. HyperOS is based on the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) and ships with Android 14. Xiaomi promises that HyperOS will provide stable performance even in resource-intensive scenarios.

We get the latest news after the Xiaomi HyperOS India X post. The post states, “The rollout will begin in January 2024, with the flagship #Xiaomi13Pro and #XiaomiiPad6 being the first devices.” Xiaomi’s HyperOS has begun its global rollout to replace MIUI. So, the new Xiaomi HyperOS update supports Xiaomi’s ecosystem of personal devices, including smartphones, cars, and AIoT home products. Also, HyperOS is available on nine devices including Xiaomi 13 Ultra, Redmi Note 12, Xiaomi Pad 6, and Poco F5.


Xiaomi 14 India Launch Date Leaked, Could Arrive On This Day

Xiaomi is planning to launch its flagship Xiaomi 14 in India soon. The company unveiled the Xiaomi 14 and Xiaomi 14 Pro in China in October.

A new report has leaked the launch date for the Xiaomi 14 in India, and the smartphone could arrive early next year. Here is everything you need to know about its possible release date.

Xiaomi 14 India And Global Launch To Take Place At MWC
According to tipster Yogesh Brar, the Xiaomi 14 could arrive in India and globally at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in February. The Mobile World Congress will take place from February 26 to February 29, 2024.

Furthermore, the tipster claims the launch could take place on February 27, with a global and India debut happening on the same day. However, a report by 91Mobiles claims February 25 as the launch date.

Xiaomi 14 is the company’s flagship phone and could be one of the first devices in India to debut with HyperOS out of the box. The phone also received certification from the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), hinting at an imminent release.

Specifications Of The Phone
The Xiaomi 14 sports a 6.36-inch 1.5K AMOLED LTPO panel with 120Hz refresh rate. Furthermore, the screen has Gorilla Glass Victus for protection and a peak brightness of 3000 nits.

The Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset powers the phone paired with up to 16GB of RAM. It runs on HyperOS based on Android 14 out of the box with up to 1TB of internal storage.

For optics, the Xiaomi 14 has a 50-megapixel primary camera, 50-megapixel ultrawide angle lens and 50-megapixel telephoto sensor. On the front, there is a 32-megapixel shooter for taking selfies.

The phone packs a 4,610mAh battery with support for 90W wired, 50W wireless and 10W reverse wireless charging. In addition, the phone has an IP68 rating, NFC and an in-display fingerprint sensor.


Xiaomi HyperOS Update Now Rolling Out: Check Compatible Devices

Xiaomi has started rolling out its HyperOS update for its devices from today. The company introduced HyperOS as a replacement for its decade-old MIUI skin in October.

The new operating system brings UI changes, tweaks and upgrades over its predecessor with faster app opening and loading times. Here is when the HyperOS update will arrive on your device.

HyperOS Update Rollout: Eligible Devices
Xiaomi has started the first phase of the HyperOS update rollout. The update will be sent to all eligible devices via an OTA.

Furthermore, eight devices will receive the update in the initial phase, with other devices receiving it later. According to the post by the official HyperOS account, the following devices will get the update in Q1 2024:

•Xiaomi 13 Ultra
Xiaomi 13 Pro
Xiaomi 13
•Xiaomi 13T Pro
•Xiaomi 13T
Xiaomi Redmi Note 12
•Xiaomi Redmi Note 12S
•Xiaomi Pad 6

Moreover, Poco F5 will also get the HyperOS update, becoming the first POCO phone to receive the update. The Xiaomi-owned company will announce the rollout date for other devices in the future.

Hyper OS Update New Features
The HyperOS update brings faster performance with better app loading and opening times. Xiaomi has optimized the interface to ensure a smooth user experience.

Furthermore, there are new UI changes in HyperOS, such as lock screen customization and a dynamic island-like pill for notifications. The company also plans to integrate its devices with each other for cross-device functionality with the update.

There are also new AI upgrades, including the feature to capture text in photos and the option to convert doodles into paintings. Users can also use their phone as a webcam with HyperOS.


Redmi Note 13 Series To Go On Sale Via Flipkart & Amazon

Xiaomi has confirmed launching the Redmi Note 13 Series early next year. The Redmi Note 13 series, which includes the Xiaomi Redmi Note 13, Xiaomi Redmi Note 13 Pro, and the Xiaomi Redmi Note 13 Pro Plus, will arrive on January 4, 2024.

Xiaomi has also created a dedicated page for the Note 13 series, and now they have also listed these phones on Flipkart and Amazon. Here is everything you need to know about the devices.

Redmi Note 13 Series To Go On Sale Via Flipkart And Amazon
The Redmi Note 13 Series will go on launch on January 4, 2024, and will be available via Flipkart and Amazon. Furthermore, the Amazon page of the phones teases about the phone’s display with the text Amazon Specials, hinting at an exclusive availability of the phone on the platform.

Furthermore, the Flipkart page does not have any such branding; it boasts about the 33.3 crore sales of the Redmi Note 13 series. According to teasers, there is a possibility that only the 5G variants will arrive in the country first.

Note 13 Series Specifications
The Redmi Note 13 and Note 13 Pro+ features a 6.67-inch 1.5K AMOLED screen with a 120Hz refresh rate. Furthermore, both screens have Dolby Vision support with Gorilla Glass Victus for protection.

The Redmi Note 13 Pro uses the Snapdragon 7s Gen 2, while the Pro+ has the MediaTek Dimensity 7200 Ultra chipset. Furthermore, both phones have up to 16GB RAM and 512GB of storage.

Both run on MIUI 14 based on Android 13 out of the box. The Redmi Note 13 Pro series boasts a 200-megapixel primary camera with OIS, an 8-megapixel ultrawide and a 2-megapixel macro.

Furthermore, there is a 16-megapixel front-facing camera for taking selfies. The Redmi Note 13 Pro packs a 5,100mAh battery with 67W charging, while the 13 Pro+ has a 5,000mAh battery with 120W charging.