Xiaomi inc. - It was founded by seven partners, June 6, 2010.
In April 2014 the company announced the start of expansion in the international markets of 10 countries.
Hugo Barra - the responsible one of the former Google employees had been appointed for it.
In November 2014 the head of the Xiaomi announced plans to be the company №1 in the smartphone market.
The company's activities started with the development of MIUI Android-firmware.
2011 - released its own phone - the first device with the original pre MIUI, competitive performance and low price.
2012 - released a second smart phone with more advanced features and improved version came out Mi-One Plus.
2013 - September. It presented the first television of the company - Xiaomi MiTV.
2014 - based on the results of the first quarter, the company took the 3rd place in terms of smartphone sales in the Chinese market (11%), ahead of Apple's (10%). In the world of the company occupies the 6th position (3.8%), however, it shows a steady growth trend.
May 5, 2014 Jun at a press conference presented two product - the long-awaited tablet MiPad and 4K-TV sequel MiTV 2. July 22 the same year, during the annual conference, the company announced the next generation of smartphones called Xiaomi MI4, and also announced the release of the sixth version of the firmware based on Android OS - MIUI. During the conference, the first "smart bracelet" MiBand was presented.
In the 3rd quarter of 2014 Xiaomi, according to IHS iSuppli, the first time in its history, he ranked third in the world in smartphone sales. In the autumn the company also launched a line of products for the smart home: WiFi bulbs, WiFi socket, wireless network equipment, set-top boxes, IP cameras, air purifiers and other gadgets.
2015 - Xiaomi launched the first own-action camera Yi, which is positioned as a competitor to GoPro.