Smartphones Xiaomi Mi 2 and Mi 2S is used by over 5 million people, they will get MIUI 9
Xiaomi Mi 2 was the flagship smartphone, which is ahead of all devices based on Android OS, released in the first half of 2012. In August this year, the smartphone will celebrate its fifth anniversary.
Authoritative edition of Forbes called the device «the first great Chinese smartphone». In 2013 was followed by an improved version of Xiaomi Mi 2S Mi, which received a more powerful processor and improved camera.
Executive Director lei Jun (Lei Jun) on his page on the social network Weibo, said that smartphones Xiaomi Mi 2 and Mi 2S continue to use more than 5 million people worldwide. He also suggested that the main reason lies in a compact size — both smartphones have displays with a diagonal of 4.3 inches. By today’s standards it is very small, the most popular are devices with a screen diagonal of 5.5 inches.
I should add that the sale of the line Xiaomi Mi 2 for the first year amounted to about 10 million smartphones.
It is noteworthy that the Xiaomi Mi 2 and Mi 2S get updated to Android Nougat along with the shell MIUI 9, which will be presented on July 26 of this year along with the smartphone Xiaomi Mi 5X.