Xiaomi CES 2017 Debut: a Glimpse Into the Future
On January, 5 tech innovations poured from every corner of Las Vegas. Annual CES event, where hottest consumer electronics is presented, gathered the brightest minds of the industry to share their newest developments. Xiaomi grabbed a great portion of attention there owing to its previous mysterious announcement. The company took a stage at CES for the first time and was fully prepared to impress.
Mi Mix in white. The new Mix Mix was talked about long before the event. No wonder! The first Mi Mix turned the world upside down with its piezoelectric bezelless massive 6.4-inch display embedded in a fine ceramic shell. The new Mi Mix only changed its color to pearl-white boasting the same pack of features as its predecessor.
Superfast Mi Router HD. Xiaomi took a chance to show some new smart home devices too. Hugo Barra announced the launch of the new generation of routers Mi Router HD, supporting Wi-Fi 802.11ac standard. The router allows 2600 Mbps transfer speed, is equipped with 4 external PCB antennas and sports an enhanced Qualcomm IPQ8064 processor. It will ship in 2 configurations: 1 TB and 8 TB. As it goes with most of Xiaomi products, the router comes with remote control through Xiaomi app.
Bezelless Mi TV 4. Xiaomi also unveiled a new line of modular Mi TVs — Mi TV 4, available in 49″, 55″ and 65″ size variants. Apart from being “frameless” they also have a thin body (only 4.9 mm of thickness, which iPhone 6 cannot beat) and come with a separate module, where processor, memory board and ports are hidden. Mi TV 4 ships with a soundbar with 10 speakers, 2 stand-alone speakers and a subwoofer. It also has 3D Dolby Atmos sound technology and PatchWall deep learning system for intelligent recommendations.