Reply to post: What's the Mandarin for Caveat Emptor?

Chinese takeaway, hold the Google: Xiaomi Mi4 LTE Android

David Paul Morgan
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What's the Mandarin for Caveat Emptor?

well,

something of a hobbyist handset!

Three years ago, I bought a non-name dual sim chinese handset.

yes, once I installed the google services and changed the launcher it was really good. Also had a micro-sd slot. Cost me about 100GBP. came with an extra swappable battery too.

Unfortunately, after 14 months it stopped charging.

I really hope Xiomi do well in the west. we need an alternative to Samsung over here and Sony seem to be dropping the ball - or at least, advertising that they have the best ball!

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