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Xiaomi starts smartphone production in Brazil

Wednesday 1 July 2015 | 08:49 CET | News
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Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has started production of handsets in Brazil, its first market in the Americas. Xiaomi also announced that it will start selling its Redmi 2 smartphone in Brazil for BRL 499 on 7 July. It will also offer the MiBand and MiPowerBank for sale in Brazil. The Xiaomi phones are assembled in Brazil with Foxconn, which manufactures Apple iPhones in the country since 2011. 

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Companies: Foxconn / Xiaomi
Countries: Brazil
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