Month: August 2016

Ciao, Xiaomi, ciao.

Posted by – Monday 2016-08-08

About a year ago, the Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi was burgeoning and among the top 5 sellers. In last months Xiaomi has lost ground to its competitors, and currently is not among them.

As an angry Xiaomi ex-customer, it makes me feel a bit happy. I think that Xiaomi deserves such fate, as well as another much worser.

A Xiaomi show

Why I bought, about two years ago, a Xiaomi RedMi 1 smartphone? For me, the selling point was the operating system. Xiaomi smartphones feature MIUI OS, a very polished version of the ubiquitous Android OS.

At the beginning it looked promising, but finished badly.