The first nexus mobile was a developer device. It was a mobile model on which developer test new features of android and develop applications for forth coming android versions. It was a developer centric device until the Nexus S came into picture. Samsung, being the Chengiz Khans or Napoleans of Marketing, they made the nexus name ring a bell in every customer’s mind. Eventually the Nexus 5 became a huge success. But then Google and their partners, took the game on their own hands and ruined the Nexus concept with Nexus 6, 5x and 6P. Eventually the project ran into a dead end and Google had to scrap it. R.I.P. Nexus.
Mi Band was the most popular fitness tracker in the world. Following the Mi Band, Mi Band Pulse was introduced by Xiaomi. The Mi Band Pulse never made it to India. But now we have a whole new version of the Mi Band. The Mi Band 2 has been announced in India and it is priced at Rs 1999. The reason for the success of the Mi Band was its value for money, compactness and impressive battery life. Now the Mi Band 2 inherits all of this along with heart rate sensor from Mi Band Pulse and a Display.
Air Purifiers, may be a new line of products. The need for such a product at our home or office is something that depends on a calculated decision. If you are living in an area polluted by smog, pollen or dust particles, then you may need to buy an air purifier. They have been conceptually featured in household appliances like air conditioners, air coolers, etc. Buying an air purifier is trickier than usual, because the effects / effectiveness of an air purifier cannot be visually seen. It cannot be realized in a short span of time. Xiaomi has a solution and it is the Mi Air Purifier. Continue reading “Mi Air Purifier 2 – Review”
Software updates over the air are popularly called, OTA have been a point of debate for about a decade now. There are two types of updates that are rolled out to any product: Minor update and Major update. Minor update takes care of bug fixes, hardening of platform, code stabilization, security updates, etc. Major update would include new features, visual language change, user experience change and also some bug fixes. These updates are common for any hardware or software product. But lets us talk about iOS and Android here. Let us also discuss if you will really need an update.
Xiaomi mobiles are always unique in one way or the other. Xiaomi comes up with new mobiles in segments where there is little or no competition. Whether you really need it or not, that is a different question. But Mi Mobiles have always been an object of interest for its uniqueness and disruptive pricing. Mi Max, as the name suggests is the maximum size for a mobile. It has a large 6.44 inch display and that makes it the largest phablet that can be still be called a mobile and not a tablet.