It felt like a while ago we heard the news of Xiaomi teaming up with Hutchison Whampoa group, who are the company behind Three UK.
Xiaomi are a massive smartphone manufacturer in China, with many of their high-end devices getting imported via various online retailers. They’re about to bring the Mi Mix 3 to the UK and will also open a store here too.
We now have some more great news to share though.
We just had word that Xiaomi will be coming to Three UK from November 9th – just a day after Xiaomi are set to make their UK launch official.
Three tell us…
Three will be the first UK network to range Xiaomi products and they will be physically available in-store and online from launch. This will bring the innovative and exciting Xiaomi brand to a whole new consumer audience through a strong high street presence in the 327 Three stores across the UK.
Shadi Halliwell, chief marketing officer at Three UK, also stated that…
The partnership with Xiaomi is an exciting one for us. They have a broad portfolio of connected devices and we are looking forward to unveiling our future plans together.
With some very impressive designs and specifications on offer, Xiaomi could be a huge boost for the UK smartphone market and one I am very interested to see where it goes. We’re expecting the Mi Mix 3 to be available on Three.
Keep your eyes peeled for more Xiaomi news on Three right here.