With the new 12S series, Xiaomi has hoped to compete with rivals by offering high-end smartphones at a competitive price.
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi released the new Redmi Note phones on Tuesday, marking a further move into higher-end markets for the brand.
Leading automakers have been embracing high-voltage battery systems, a technology and a longer driving range.
Xiaomi has hired Yu Liguo, a former senior executive at state-owned automaker BAIC Motor, to lead its autonomous electric vehicle project.
The move comes against the backdrop of China’s big tech firms pushing to develop vehicles with smart cabin systems and autonomous driving technologies.
Chinese smartphone maker ZTE launched Axon 40 Ultra on Monday, the third generation of a smartphone that features an under-display camera.
Qualcomm and MediaTek plan to cut another 30% in 5G chip orders due to a decline in orders from Chinese phone makers.
Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei released high-end targeted Mate Xs 2 on Thrusday, priced from $1505.
OnePlus, the Chinese smartphone maker owned by Oppo, launched a new product line named Ace, targeting the global mobile gaming market.
Chinese smartphone maker Vivo released its first foldable phone on Tuesday, targeting premium users with a price tag of around $1,500.