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Mother's Day is coming, happening next Sunday (12). And mamma's gift, have you bought it? If your answer is "no" and your mother does not mind receiving the mime a few days later, how about compensating for the delay caprichando in the choice of this? And if it is to caprichar, how about giving a Xiaomi smartphone as a "sir" Mother's Day gift?
"But Canaltech, how do you get the gift a few days later, if Xiaomi is from China and the import takes months?" Here comes the tip: Amazon in Brazil sells a lot of Xiaomi handsets with stock already in national territory. This means that you pay in reais, do not pay import-related fees, and receive the purchase quickly at your address, with the guarantee that you are only dealing with genuine products. Many products have free shipping, and the store offers the A to Z Warranty, which protects the buyer against any problems involving shipping or the status of the product received.
And why is a Xiaomi cell phone a "present"? Well, the Chinese brand has become internationally famous for manufacturing high-quality, performance-priced handsets with great value for money. Still, the design of the models is a show apart, and any mother with a little bit of technology will enjoy using in their day to day a smartphone that combines so many positive qualities.
Further enhancing the opportunity, you can pay your purchase with Visa credit card and receive a cool cashback. It works like this: Visa customers who spend at least $ 200 on Amazon receive $ 70 back as credit on the next invoice, provided they use the credit card in the Visa Visa program. To participate, just check the terms and conditions of the promotion and make your registration before making the purchase.
Below, check out a selection of Xiaomi handsets that are truly seductive on Amazon, being some of the most coveted of the moment in the smartphone market. Oh, they are all available in the global version, not the version sold in China, so the Brazilian Portuguese already comes in the language options in the device settings.
Redmi Note 7
Launched in February 2019, Redmi Note 7 is one of Xiaomi's most cost-effective family of handsets. The smartphone has as its main highlight its dual-camera 48-megapixel camera and, moreover, is highly resistant: Xiaomi launched the device into space, and it came back intact and working!
Inside, it features an 8-core Snapdragon 660 processor, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage (can expand up to 256 GB with microSD), plus a 4,000 mAh battery and support for fast charging. Its screen is a 6.3 inch IPS LCD and Full HD resolution.
In the rear, the model features dual camera combining 48 MP with another depth sensor that has 5 MP, which means that the smartphone is able to take pictures with that "that" professional, blurring the background and "bursting" points of light for the beloved bokeh effect. The front camera offers 13 megapixels with artificial intelligence for better capture, and native portrait mode.
Note 7 is costing from $ 1,176 up to 10x without interest on the credit card. And with Visa Go, you get $ 70 back on the next invoice.
My 8 Lite
Launched in September last year, the Mi 8 Lite is on the list of best gadgets from Xiaomi at the moment, being coveted by many people. And with the launch of the Mi 9, the Mi 8 family is already at even more advantageous prices.
The Mi 8 Lite is also known as Mi 8 Youth Edition, but do not be fooled by the different names because it is the same device, which is a more "light" version of the Mi 8. It has IPS LCD screen of 6, 26 inches and Full HD resolution, and features an 8-core Snapdragon 660 processor, 3,500 mAh battery, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage (expandable to 256 GB).
At the rear, there is dual sensor combining 12 and 5 megapixels and thus ensuring images with depth of field, keeping the person or main object in focus. At the front, the camera of selfies offers no less than 24 MP.
You can buy the Mi 8 Lite for from $ 1,089 up to 10x without interest in the credit card. And with Visa Go, you get $ 70 back on the next invoice.
Launched in April 2018, the Mi A2 was one of the darlings of last year for allying good performance and quality cameras with a fair price. And the device remains popular and 2019, as the model is part of the Android One program, which offers the purest version of the operating system, without that many customizations that manufacturers usually do.
That's why the Android Mi A2 is cleaner, lighter and faster, even in a device without the most powerful specifications on the market. In addition, devices that are part of Android One receive updates faster, as soon as Google releases them to the general public.
Inside, the Mi A2 features 3.010 mAh battery, 8-core Snapdragon 660 processor (which combines high performance while saving device battery), 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage. The display is a 5.99-inch IPS LCD with Full HD resolution.
At the rear, there is the dual camera combining 12 and 20 megapixels with sensors whose apertures are variable. This means that the lenses automatically identify whether the environment is too bright or too dark by adjusting the amount of light captured by the sensor to record clear images in any brightness condition. And the front camera offers 20 megapixels for quality selfies.
The Mi A2 is costing from $ 999 up to 10x without interest on the credit card. And with Visa Go, you get $ 70 back on the next invoice.
The Redmi 7 was released in March this year, and among its highlights are a battery pack, dual camera and facial recognition – features that are not common in mid-range devices that cost less than a thousand dollars.
Its screen is a 6.26 inch IPS LCD with HD + resolution and special coating against splashing water. Inside, the device houses Snapdragon 632 eight-core chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage (expandable to 512 GB with microSD), plus a powerful 4000 mAh battery.
The device has dual rear camera that combines 12 and 2 megapixels, ensuring the depth sensor for photos with blurred background and bokeh effect. The front camera has dual function: its 8 MPs guarantee their selfies, and also make the facial recognition of the user. But anyone who still prefers the good old fingerprint sensor can rest easy, because that component is on the back of the device.
The Redmi 7 only costs from $ 869 up to 10x without interest in the credit card. And with Visa Go, you get $ 70 back on the next invoice.
Launched in August last year, the Pocophone F1 remains a favorite of Xiaomi fans. It brings cutting-edge specifications, worthy of a top-of-the-line, but mid-price – and therefore so successful.
Inside, the smartphone features Snapdragon 845 8-core processor, 6 GB of RAM, 64 GB of storage (expandable to 256 GB with microSD), and 4,000 mAh battery. Its IPS LCD screen has 6.18 inches and Full HD resolution, and the model also brings laser facial recognition and digital reader in the rear.
The handset also has a dual camera in the rear, combining 12 and 5 megapixels with depth sensor (which guarantees blurred background photos), and the front camera offers 20 megapixels for selfies. Both cameras (front and rear) feature HDR, which makes images even more vibrant.
The Pocophone F1 is costing from $ 1,629 up to 10x without interest on the credit card. And with Visa Go, you get $ 70 back on the next invoice.
My 9 SE
This has just been released! The Mi 9 SE is the simplest version of the mighty Mi 9, but that does not mean it's a basic model: it has a powerful set of cameras and respectful hardware.
Its screen is Super AMOLED of 5.97 inches with digital sensor built into the display and, inside, the device has Snapdragon 712 eight-core processor, 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of storage, in addition to 3,070 mAh battery. At the rear, the camera set is triple, sporting a main 48-megapixel sensor with other 13 and 8 MP sensors, ensuring the photos with background blur and that "that" professional.
The Mi 9 SE is starting from R $ 2,180 up to 10x without interest. And with Visa Go, you get $ 70 back on the next invoice.
Launched in February this year, the Mi 9 is one of Xiaomi's current flagship cars. Premium, the smartphone is aimed at the most demanding users, who are keen to have the latest technologies at their fingertips.
The device has a 6.39-inch Super AMOLED screen with digital sensor built into the display, while the inside features an 8-core Snapdragon 855 processor, 6 GB RAM and 128 GB of storage, plus a 3,300 mAh battery.
At the rear, there's a triple camera that combines 48-megapixel (wide-angle), 12 MP (telephoto) and 16 MP (ensuring depth of field) lenses. For selfies, the front camera features 20 megapixels.
You can buy the Mi 9 for from $ 3,199 in up to 10x without interest. And with Visa Go, you get $ 70 back on the next invoice.
And be sure to check out all the Xiaomi devices available in Amazon's national catalog. If none of the above is the ideal gift for your mother, suddenly taking a general look you end up finding that dream gadget for her!
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