American launch of Xiaomi smartphones may take place in 2017
In the spring of this year, Xiaomi announced its plans to enter the US market, and about a month ago, the Chinese company has offered Americans a set-top box Mi Box.
The logical next step seems to be the emergence of the range of local mobile operators smartphones Xiaomi. Vice President of Xiaomi Hugo Barra (Hugo Barra) in an interview with Engadget said that they are already testing a variety of mobile devices in the us mobile networks.
«Previously, we created a special version of Xiaomi Mi 5 for testing in the United States, we now have the same version of the Xiaomi Mi Note 2, which is used for field testing. This is another small step in the right direction, which in the future will allow us to launch our products in the country.»
Hugo Barra added that the company will not release its smartphones in the U.S. until then, until they are resolved all technical and organizational issues.
According to editor Engadget, who spoke with Hugo Barra, the American launch of Xiaomi smartphones may take place in 2017.