Huawei is losing its status as a smartphone powerhouse in 2021, with a smartphone shipment forecast putting it in seventh place among global vendors.
Xiaomi seeks to gain ground in the battle for consumer living rooms with its artificial intelligence of things (AIoT) initiative.
The startup also sued Tencent for patent infringement, demanding RMB 80 million for using patented technology in Tencent’s mapping service.
Chinese consumers rallied to support one of their country’s tech behemoths.
Mi Pay allows users to make payment via multiple options such as UPI, credit cards, debit cards, and internet banking.
India’s government has banned Tiktok, Wechat, and 57 other Chinese apps in seeming retaliation for border clashes in the Himalayas.
The Xiaomi M9 will feature Qualcomm’s latest processor Snapdragon 855 and comes with three cameras in the back.
Chinese companies, including Huawei, Oppo, and Xiaomi, are challenging the dominance of established phone manufacturing giants in overseas markets.
Competition is picking up as the smartphone market slows and companies launch new sub-brands.
India banned another 118 Chinese-made apps, including Tencent’s popular video game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, as border tensions escalated.