March 21 2018

Xiaomi unveils Mi 5X, Mi AI Speaker, MIUI 9

March 21 2018, 10:18 | Jodi Jackson

MIUI 9 comes with three major new features and a mildly tweaked interface. The statement adds that the consumer "has confirmed to Xiaomi that the people in the video does not include or represent him or any of his relatives".

The Mi 5X is the latest low-priced, high-power, device from Xiaomi, featuring a 5.5-inch, Full-HD (1080p), 2.5D curved-glass display, octa-core Snapdragon 625 chip, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB internal storage. Words like "selfie", "face" and "blue" will bring photos containing what you are searching for.

Redmi Note 4 Features: Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Features are here: The camera features are Smart and Pro Beautify, Face recognition, Backside Illumination BSI Technology, Ultra Fast PDAF Technology, which also has 17 real time filters and 36 Beautify Profiles. It will be one of the first Mi devices to be pre-installed with MIUI9. Xiaomi terms it is the easiest way to find photos, videos and apps. The smartphone features three capacitive navigation touch buttons and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, located just middle of the device. The device is launched with MIUI 8 running on top of Android Nougat, but it is believed that soon the device would get an MIUI 9 update, which is also launched at the same event.

The Xiaomi MI AI Speaker comes with six microphones and it comes with advanced echo cancellation. Lastly, you will have to shell out Rs. 12,999 for the model with 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage. The smartphone is powered by a 3050mAh battery.

In the camera department, the Mi 5X is packing two 12MP cameras on the back, in the form of a traditional 12MP shooter and a 12MP telephoto lens. On the camera front, there is a 5-megapixel camera with beautification modes for selfies and video calling. Xiaomi is planning to make the improvements on the AI systems. While the former has gone on sale in various markets, the latter is yet to be made available. An app in the foreground will be allocated more resources than apps in the background.

The introduction of the above-said feature has only enabled a step high on the process of involving the apt and quality base for MIUI 9 which is welcomed.

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