Let’s face it- there’s no lack of options when it comes to buying a new smartphone. You have loads of different options in which company you want, what processor you choose and the RAM and storage. One company however, that has too many phones to keep a track on is Xiaomi. Their phones range from cheap, budget smartphones to high end flagships and each of the phones have a specific user base. Today, we take a look at some of the best Xiaomi phones out there that you should consider buying.
Starting this list on a budget friendly note, the Redmi Note 7 is probably one of the best value for money phones in the market today. The phone packs in a great punch what with a massive 6.3-inch display, a Snapdragon 660 and up to 4GB of RAM, it is a great deal for the price you’ll pay. Also, this phone is currently one of the best selling phones in India and is the reason that Xiaomi phones are so popular today.
Probably one of the most groundbreaking phones back when it came out, it was the best budget phone with insane specifications. It packs in a Snapdragon 845, up to 8GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. For its low price, this is a great value phone that won’t let you down and should outperform many competitors in the price range and even over it. The POCO F1 also comes with a dual rear camera set-up that provides good image quality and makes the phone a complete package. For those looking for the best performance on a budget, this is the phone to buy.
Redmi Y3 is one of the most budget friendly smartphone in this list. Since Xiaomi is a company that caters to all kinds of users, this phone deserves a mention on our list. The Y3 comes with a premium 32-megapixel front facing camera for the best selfies you’ve ever seen, a 6.2-inch display with a notch, and a rather powerful Snapdragon 632 chipset. Round back, you have the dual camera set-up, which houses a 12-megapixel sensor and a 5-megapixel depth sensor for portrait shots. For the photographer in you, the Y3 is a capable contender.
The Note 7 pro is another one of the company’s best selling phone and for good reason. The phone is a premium smartphone with a notch display at a budget friendly price. With the phone, you get a powerful Snapdragon 675 with 4GB of RAM, which makes multitasking a breeze. The software too is MiUI 10, which is rather lightweight and keeps the performance fast. The phone also sports a massive 4,000mAH battery that keeps it up and running for long periods of time.
For those that want the best of two worlds, Mi A2 is the phone to get. It pairs the best of what Xiaomi does on a budget and has a clean, stock Android experience. The Mi A2 is another one of Xiaomi’s hot sellers and the phone has a great appeal to it. Since there are not many stock Android phones in the budget range, this one is nothing short of the King. With a Snapdragon 660, 4GB of RAM, multitasking and daily activities perform well without hesitation. Pair that with a reasonable camera and great battery life and you’ve got a great value for money phone.
Moving to the more premium smartphones the Mi Mix 3 was one of the first modern slider smartphones. The main draw of the smartphone comes in the form of the completely bezel less display and the fact that you can slide the front camera in and out of view. The display is a 6.13-inch bezel less screen that makes for a crisp and immersive viewing experience. As for the chipset, the phone runs on a Snapdragon 845, which is a well performing chipset no matter what task you throw at it.
On to the flagship phone by Xiaomi, this phone is a serious contender to the Galaxy S10e, the OnePlus 7 Pro and the new Pixel 3a and 3a XL. The phone comes with a latest and fastest Snapdragon 855, up to 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. Since this is Xiaomi’s flagship smartphone, they haven’t left any of the features out. However, the phone does sport a notch display, but that does not take away from the fact that the Mi 9 is a serious allrounder that can give Samsung and Pixel phones a run for their money.
Though Xiaomi has a slew of well performing phones under its belt, these are some of the best selling and most user appealing phones that you can get right now. They combine premium build quality with powerful specifications and a low price tag, which is why the phones sell like hot cakes. Xiaomi’s lineup has truly expanded over the years and its title of the ‘budget king’ is for good reason.