Articles about Manu Jain

Manu Kumar Jain is the global vice president of Xiaomi and the managing director for Xiaomi India. Previously, Jain was also the co-founder and managing director of the Indian Fashion and Lifestyle e-commerce portal Jabong.com. Jain has been instrumental in bringing Xiaomi to India, making it the most popular smartphone brand within a few years of its inception. Jain was born on January 25, 1981, in his hometown of Meerut, India. He is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, and the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He is currently based in Bangalore, Karnataka. Manu Kumar Jain has been working with Xiaomi since May 2014. Xiaomi is a multinational electronics company headquartered in Beijing, China. The company manufactures smartphones, home appliances, laptops, cameras, bags, shoes, and even makes mobile apps. As of September 2019, Xiaomi claims to have 291.6 million monthly active users for its Android skin called MIUI alone.

Xiaomi refutes allegations of mining data via phone software 'backdoors'

03 May 2020

Technology
Xiaomi refutes allegations of mining data via phone software 'backdoors'

Xiaomi has refuted the data mining allegations leveled by two popular security searchers.

Xiaomi makes POCO an independent company: What does it mean?

17 Jan 2020

Business
Xiaomi makes POCO an independent company: What does it mean?

In a major surprise, Xiaomi has announced the decision to spin off POCO, a smartphone sub-brand it launched nearly two years ago, into a standalone company.

Xiaomi's Redmi K20 Pro, K20 are ad-free, but not spam-free

21 Jul 2019

Technology
Xiaomi's Redmi K20 Pro, K20 are ad-free, but not spam-free

While Xiaomi makes great pocket-friendly mobile phones, a major concern for users continues to be the annoying ads in MIUI, the company's Android-based firmware.

Redmi K20 Pro, K20 officially launched in China: Details here

29 May 2019

Technology
Redmi K20 Pro, K20 officially launched in China: Details here

After a bunch of leaks and rumors, Xiaomi's sub-brand Redmi has officially launched its much anticipated Redmi K20 Pro and Redmi K20 in China.

Watch out! Fake Xiaomi 'deals' circulating to fool people

15 Jan 2019

Technology
Watch out! Fake Xiaomi 'deals' circulating to fool people

Manu Jain, the Global VP and India head of Xiaomi, has raised alarms over a scam that could fool unsuspecting fans of the Chinese company.

Now, you can take instant loans from Xiaomi: Here's how

28 May 2018

Business
Now, you can take instant loans from Xiaomi: Here's how

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has launched Mi Credit, an instant personal loan feature exclusively for MIUI users.

Make in India: Xiaomi opens new smartphone plants in India

09 Apr 2018

Business
Make in India: Xiaomi opens new smartphone plants in India

Furthering its commitment to 'Make in India' initiative, Xiaomi has announced the opening of three new smartphone factories in India.

Xiaomi plans to launch 6 new smartphones in India

14 Mar 2018

Business
Xiaomi plans to launch 6 new smartphones in India

Xiaomi plans to launch six more smartphones in India and expand its non-smartphones portfolio in the country says Manu Kumar Jain, Xiaomi Global VP, and India Head.

Here's how you can get Mi A1 for Rs. 999!

25 Dec 2017

Technology
Here's how you can get Mi A1 for Rs. 999!

Flipkart is offering deals and discounts on Xiaomi Mi A1 - one of the best mid-range smartphones.

Xiaomi becomes India's top smartphone seller, along with Samsung

14 Nov 2017

Business
Xiaomi becomes India's top smartphone seller, along with Samsung

China's Xiaomi now shares the "No. 1 spot" in India's smartphone sales with South Korean giant Samsung, according to research firm International Data Corporation (IDC) India.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 sale on Flipkart, offers buyback guarantee

05 Jul 2017

Business
Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 sale on Flipkart, offers buyback guarantee

Flipkart is now offering buyback guarantees, extended shipping areas and EMI options on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4.

Xiaomi Redmi Note4 goes on sale on Flipkart from today

07 Jun 2017

Technology
Xiaomi Redmi Note4 goes on sale on Flipkart from today

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 goes on sale on Flipkart and the company's website www.mi.com at 12pm.

Xiaomi to launch Mi Max 2 tablet in China

25 May 2017

Technology
Xiaomi to launch Mi Max 2 tablet in China

Xiaomi has unveiled the Mi Max 2 phablet, the successor to the Mi Max phablet at an event in China today.

Xiaomi teases phone launch, another Redmi 4 variant in offing?

09 May 2017

Technology
Xiaomi teases phone launch, another Redmi 4 variant in offing?

It was no surprise when Strategy Analytics declared that Xiaomi is currently the most preferred smartphone brand in India.

Xiaomi emerges winner in India's smartphone race

09 Apr 2017

Business
Xiaomi emerges winner in India's smartphone race

Following China, India is the biggest consumer of smartphones in Asia and is one of the key markets that keeps smartphone firms always on their edge.