The best Xiaomi phone in 2024: Xiaomi Mi, Poco, Redmi, and Black Shark smartphones

Xiaomi 12 Pro, one of the best Xiaomi phones
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Even the best Xiaomi phones don't get the tech media in the West very excited. After all, most people outside of Asia haven't even heard of this Chinese brand. But that's changing fast, as people realize just how much it has to offer. 

Because if you're willing to cast off your brand loyalty to Apple or Samsung, you can get excellent cameras, fast processors, gorgeous screens, and impressive connectivity for a lot less cash.

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Tom May

Tom May is a freelance writer and editor specializing in art, photography, design and travel. He has been editor of Professional Photography magazine, associate editor at Creative Bloq, and deputy editor at net magazine. He has also worked for a wide range of mainstream titles including The Sun, Radio Times, NME, T3, Heat, Company and Bella.