Xiaomi seeks to gain ground in the battle for consumer living rooms with its artificial intelligence of things (AIoT) initiative.
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.
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.
Samsung has benefited the most, while the future for chipmakers is uncertain.
The gadget’s popularity in Chinese households have propelled domestic tech companies to top global rankings.
Uncertainty remains as the UK government is considering a full ban on Huawei.
WeChat will be up against tough rivals in India.