Xiaomi actually had a success within the Chinese language market with its MiOne and Mi-Two sequence telephones, dubbed the “iPhone” of China when it got here to hype, however with out the excessive value. The restricted manufacturing line of the corporate has prevented Xiaomi from turning into extremely popular available in the market, however it’s this vary that has created a way of exclusivity that has propelled the model to fame within the nation.
Subsequent on Xiaomi’s radar is Europe, the place it plans to launch its smartphone line. However forward of the corporate’s deliberate launch within the West, it’s reportedly trying someplace nearer to house. Based on the most recent replace from Xiaomi’s new Fb web page “Xiaomi Asia”, the Xiaomi Cellphone 2 shall be launched in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore “within the close to future”.
Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun really talked about some time again that the corporate was planning to launch in these international locations earlier than the tip of the yr. However since there are only some days left earlier than the brand new yr, the possibilities that the Chinese language firm will have the ability to efficiently launch outdoors the nation are unlikely to occur. Qualcomm is claimed to have confronted provide constraints as a result of excessive demand for 28-nm chips given the spurt in gross sales of Android smartphones.
For carriers that can help Mi-Two, Engadget says that Chungwa Telecom is more likely to transfer it to Taiwan. In the meantime, in Hong Kong, Xiaomi is more likely to comply with the identical direct on-line gross sales mannequin as the best way it sells telephones in its Chinese language home market.
Is anybody in Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan excited for a Xiaomi cellphone? How about Europe, America and the remainder of the world?