While Huawei is weakening in the trade war with America, its closest pursuer, Xiaomi, is gaining momentum. Despite belonging to the same state, the two companies compete fiercely in the mobile technology and electronics market.
Products produced by Chinese developers lately are in no way inferior to their Western counterparts, and in many respects they are superior. This fully applies to Xiaomi products, the range of which is constantly expanding.
Let's talk about some of the new products of this company and their features.
New flagship specifications
Over the past few weeks, there has been an active discussion of Xiaomi's plans to bring to the market a new model of the Mi9 smartphone that supports 5G networks. Recently it became known about the registration of this model in the database of the Chinese regulator TENAA. Also, the reason for discussing the novelty was the leak of some of its technical characteristics.
In the TENAA database, this device has its number - M1908F1XE. Insiders claim that it belongs to the Mi9 5G. They also note that the main advantage of the new modification, in addition to supporting the latest generation networks, is the presence of a large-capacity battery. This figure has grown to 4000 mAh, while the original version of Mi9 was 3300 mAh.
It is also worth noting that the advanced model has fast charging, which is the most powerful at the moment. It is also known about the geometric parameters of the product - 157.21 x 74.64 x 8.95 mm.
The sources of most of the leaks claim that the Mi9 5G will be equipped with a 6.39-inch display with a 2K resolution. Its main camera will receive optical stabilization. The announcement of the device will take place in September, nothing is known about the prices for it yet.
Recently, Xiaomi specialists presented the 70Mai Smart Car DVR 2, which is equipped with interesting functionality. Its equipment assumes the ability to automatically start recording at the time of an accident.
Experts note the presence of a democratic price tag for this gadget (it costs only 42 US dollars), as well as a number of functions, among which they highlight the presence of a wide camera angle, the formation of an advanced compression algorithm and the ability to quickly transfer videos to a smartphone.
The device received an OmniVision sensor with a resolution of 2560x1600 pixels, aperture (f / 1.8) optics and a viewing angle of 140 degrees. All its hardware "hardware" is commanded by the HiSilicon Hi3556V200 processor. Its main advantage is the ability to provide a compression ratio that exceeds analogs by 30% with traditional decoding.
The DVR is equipped with a built-in G-sensor, which immediately after an accident initiates the start of recording. This will happen even if the car is parked and not moving, and the device itself is in sleep mode.
In this case, all received video material will be saved in a separate folder. All other trouble-free footage will be recorded as usual, with the specified frequency overwriting the old data.
The gadget is also equipped with a Wi-Fi module that allows you to download and view footage on your smartphone.
Powerful flashlight from sub-brand
A Xiaomi-controlled company, ZMI, manufactures batteries for a variety of consumers, most of which are manufactured by the parent company. The brand has recently expanded its product range to bring a flashlight to the market with a minimalist design.
This product has an aluminum housing that is dust and moisture resistant in accordance with the IPX7 standard. It is only 137 mm long and weighs 90 grams. The manufacturer claims that the flashlight can shine at a distance of 110 m.
This is partly due to the use of LEDs by Cree Inc from the USA as light elements, which is famous for the quality of its products. They are capable of working for 100,000 hours or more than 11 years of continuous operation.
There are five levels to adjust the brightness of the glow, the maximum brightness here is 500 lm. The intensity of the glow can be set by the user.
There is one button to control the gadget. Long pressing it allows you to turn on or off the device, with a short press you can select the desired brightness level. In the case of double exposure, the maximum brightness is activated. There is also SOS mode, which is activated by pressing the control button three times.
The autonomy of the product is provided by a 5000 mAh battery manufactured by LG. This allows a fully charged device to function for almost five hours.
The body of the ZMI flashlight is equipped with two ports. USB Type-C allows you to charge the device itself, and USB Type-A is needed to recharge other electrical appliances. The gadget can really be used as a power bank.
Its cost in China is only $ 18.
The Topic of Article: Several new products from Xiaomi.