MWC19: Xiaomi to host a fresh launch event on February 24

The remaining days of the month will turn out an exciting one for fans and lovers of anything Xiaomi. The Chinese phone maker will be holding a launch event for the Xiaomi Mi 9 on Feb. 20 – the same date Samsung is billed to unveil the Galaxy S10. Following that, the firm plans to hold another event on Feb 24th for some unknown products as evidenced by a recent tweet from the company.

While the Mi 9 launch event is billed to take place in China, its Feb. 24th will be held in Barcelona at the MWC19. It’s not clear what product Xiaomi intends to unveil on the said date, however, the Tweet on its page made it clear there will be more than one product, and that might not be restricted to smartphones alone. And speaking of smartphones, it is quite possible the firm will showcase the Mi 9 at the event after its initial unveiling in China, while a few other reports speculate the show might be a ground for the unveiling of the Mi MIX 3 5G version.

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Xiaomi first showed off a 5G version of the Mi Mix 3 at China Mobile’s Partner Conference in Beijing last year. The model featured a Snapdragon X50 modem and was said to have download speeds of up to 2 Gbps. Other aspects of the phone, including its appearance, remained identical to the existing 4G version.


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