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 price. The restricted manufacturing line of the corporate has prevented Xiaomi from changing into extremely popular out there, 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 wanting someplace nearer to residence. In accordance with the most recent replace from Xiaomi’s new Fb web page “Xiaomi Asia”, the Xiaomi Cellphone 2 can be launched in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore “within the close to future”.
Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun truly 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 be capable to efficiently launch exterior the nation are unlikely to occur. Qualcomm is claimed to have confronted provide constraints as a consequence of excessive demand for 28-nm chips given the spurt in gross sales of Android smartphones.
For carriers that can assist Mi-Two, Engadget says that Chungwa Telecom is prone to transfer it to Taiwan. In the meantime, in Hong Kong, Xiaomi is prone to observe 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 telephone? How about Europe, America and the remainder of the world?