Ever since Xiaomi expanded their business internationally, the China electronics brand have risen to become the 5th largest smartphone vendor internationally. This has been due to the highly affordable quality smartphones churned out by Xiaomi.
If you’re interested in trying out a Xiaomi phone, we’ve listed some of their best phones available in Malaysia today.
Besides that attractive low price tag, Redmi Note 7 offers users a chance to tap into higher-end smartphone photography. Although utilising a dual camera setup, the 48MP Sony sensor lens + 5MP depth sensor pair does well for most photography scenarios, with kudos to its portrait and night modes.
With a speedy Snapdragon 660 that offers smooth performance thanks to Xiaomi's great UI software optimisation, gaming on the Note 7 is a breeze. Other features to know about this phone includes 13MP front camera, an FHD+ 6.3-inch screen, entry specs of 3GB RAM and 32GB storage, and a 4,000 mAh battery pack.
Not forgetting to mention, its body is known to be able to take a couple of damages though you shouldn't be throwing it around for fun.
The Redmi Note 7 is a fine piece for those who want a budget smartphone that still offers great quality. With a camera that suffices in quality, durable battery and body as well as a fast processor, you’ll be stoked for getting such a steal priced under a grand.
2. Xiaomi Mi 8 Pro
The Mi8 Pro is an interesting phone due to the transistor effect of the backboard that lets you visualise the phone’s innards.
The phone sports a 6.21-inch FHD AMOLED display, and has a fast Snapdragon 845 processor, and a 3,000mAh battery that supports quick charge. Its fast processor coupled with an impressive 8GB RAM and storage make this the best Xiaomi for gaming.
Not forgetting, users will also get a 12MP rear camera with wide angle lens and 4 axis OIS telephoto shooter as well as a 20MP front camera. Security-wise, there is a built-in fingerprint sensor to prevent prying eyes from getting to your data.
3. Xiaomi PocoPhone F1
The POCO F1 is one of the most affordable smartphones that features the speedy Snapdragon 845 processor. The base variant of the F1 comes with 6GB of RAM, 64GB of built-in storage and a high capacity 4,000mAH battery. There’s also a large 6.2-inch FHD display that’s well protected by a layer of Gorilla Glass 3.
Users will also be pleased with the dual 12MP f/1.8 and 5 MP rear cameras, and a 20MP front camera that is particularly useful for high-quality selfies. Made with an aluminium alloy chassis together with a polycarbonate back plate, offers high durability and toughness to the phone.
4. XiaoMi Mi A2 Lite
For those who want to settle for nothing less, the Xiaomi Mi A2 is for you.
The Mi A2 features a monstrous 12MP + 20MP camera combo on its rear which takes superb photos in both bright and dark conditions. There’s also a 20MP lens up front for crystal clear selfies.
Additional things to love include the upgraded Snapdragon 660 processor and the 3GB RAM and 32 GB of internal storage. The 3,000 mAH battery supports quick charge 3.0 as well for fast charging.
5. Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro
The Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro has been listed as one of the best budget smartphones in many polls conducted online. Why? Its main talking point is the quadruple cameras which have two front (20MP + 2MP) and two rear (12MP + 5MP) lenses.
Powered by the Snapdragon 636 processor with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, users can look forward to the 6.26-inch FHD screen, the quick Bluetooth 5.0, NFC (Near Field Communication) and a 4,000 mAh battery. For all of that, Redmi Note 6 performs superbly for a phone of its price range.
6. Xiaomi Redmi 6A
The Redmi 6A is the direct sequel to the best-selling Redmi 5A and aims to be just as successful. For such a low-priced phone, it features 18:9 display ratio and a Meditek Helio A22 processor. There’s also a decent set of 13MP front and a 5MP rear camera, 3,000 mAh battery, and a 2GB of RAM as well as 16GB of internal storage.
7. XiaoMi Mi Max 2
The original Mi Max was a big hit for Xiaomi in 2017, and the company is expecting the Max 2 to be the same. Sticking to the design motto of “the bigger, the better”, the Max 2 has been upgraded to feature a huge 6.44-inch Full HD screen that dwarves all other in its class.
With a massive 5,300 mAh battery, it’s more than adequate to power its large screen for at least 48 hours of continuous usage. The phone feeds on a Snapdragon 625 processor and a 4GB of RAM with 64GB of internal storage. So, if you’re looking for a monster phone with monster battery life that won’t break your bank, this is it.
8. Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S
Featuring the powerful Snapdragon 845 processor and 8GB of RAM with a 256GB of internal storage, the Mix 2S is on par with many other high-end phones.
For starters, its dual rear cameras are particularly noteworthy, utilising a 12MP Sony IMX363 as a rear lens. Then, coupled with a secondary Samsung 12MP lens as a telephoto lens, one can shoot excellent pictures in all conditions.
Apart from taking photos, the large storage, earphone port and long-lasting battery make this great to store and listen to your tunes.
Disclaimer: The pricing shown is just a good indication of how much these products are worth. The prices could change based on the e-commerce promotions that are going on. If some of the products are not available, do email us at [email protected] Thank you!