Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Battery Issues, Fix and Battery Life Test

After days of delay, I finally got my hands on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Prime. As was my experience with the Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime, setting up the Note 2 Prime wasn’t hassle free. The device shipped with a customized ROM which I immediately upgraded to Stock ROM via …

How to Flash the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Via FastBoot Mode

Given the fact that most Xiaomi phones sold by third-party resellers ship with customized ROMs which have been loaded with bloatware, I always make it a point to flash stock ROM once I buy them. Flashing the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 is pretty easy (though it took a lot of …

How To Flash Xiaomi MiPad In Fastboot Mode

Stable versions of MIUI 7 for both Chinese and Global ROMs were released a week ago and I was quick to download the appropriate file for my MiPad. Unfortunately silly me didn’t follow the correct update procedure and I ended up with a MiPad that refused to come on. Luckily …

How To Easily Install Google Play Services On Xiaomi Devices

Due to certain regulations in China, devices sold in the chinese market do not come with Google services by default. End-users are expected to install them on their own. This is why most Xiaomi users are drawn to Global ROMs as aside from supporting quite an array of languages, they …

SOLVED! IMEI and Signal Issues On Xiaomi Redmi 2 HM2014811, HM2014812, HM2014813

I’ve been getting quite a number of requests from some of you guys about issues related with loss of IMEI or no network signal issues after flashing certain Redmi 2 ROMs. As some of you may know, the Xiaomi Redmi 2 was first launched in China before it was released …

Fairly Used Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime and FitBit One Fitness Tracker For Sale

I finally made up my mind and I’m letting go of the Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime after two months of use. It was a wonderful learning experience and I hope to upgrade to the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Prime asap. I have a dislike for smartphones with screen estate of …

Things I Love and Hate About Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime

It’s been almost 2 months since I got the Xiaomi Redmi 2 Prime. I might be selling it off soon though (I haven’t made up my mind yet. I might end up keeping it) so i have decided to just mention a few things I have come to love and …

How To Easily Root Xiaomi MiPad MIUI 6 / 7 Developer ROM

By default Xiaomi’s Developer ROMs come with root access but unfortunately such is not the case with the Xiaomi MiPad. Unlike most procedures that require the use of PC or APK apps like VRoot etc and custom recovery, this method is pretty simple and uses the default Xiaomi MiRecovery system.

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How To Update Xiaomi MiPad To MIUI 7

Xiaomi’s MIUI 7 is still in beta phase and while it’s widely expected to run on Android 5.1, it still runs on Android 4.4 on most devices out there. There is no Global Beta ROM for MIUI 7 on the Xiaomi MiPad for now but the chinese version is readily …