Xiaomi is the world’s Largest Cheap Smartphone Company and have huge user base. Many Mi, Redmi, Xiaomi phone users have one concern that is Xiaomi is safe?
Is Xiaomi is Really safe for Us?
According to data from Xiaomi company Xiaomi Claimed to be the safest OS MIUI. Incidents like Stage Fright(It is a virus that exploits vulnerabilities in Android’s multimedia function). Many Android phones are getting infected but MIUI OS had already security measures to handle this type of viruses.
The Xiaomi takes early measures to handle malware or viruses and Patch the MIUI before it gets infected. Also, Xiaomi has a very good firewall to prevent access to the user’s database from Hackers.
If any breach found in MIUI it will get fixed with the next security patch level update. So we can say MIUI or Xiaomi is safe for us to use and secure data from hackers.
So for OS measures the Xiaomi is safe to use because it has very good security firewalls in MIUI. But According to many users and engineers the main problem is Xiaomi itself. However, This is just assumptions from some rivals and users.
Xiaomi Privacy Issues
The Xiaomi company has huge data servers in China and data will be stored in the data centers. But is Xiaomi really spying on our privacy?
According to Recent News many peoples claiming to have privacy concerns about the Xiaomi company. Xiaomi says they will track user’s behavior for improvements in MIUI and functionalities.
The Xiaomi says they have a unique identifier for Each device so they can track the user’s behavior But Xiaomi said we do not check the user’s details. Also, the Company said they do not check on user’s privacy for any reason.
Xiaomi Can be trusted?
MIUI OS requires many permission access like Camera, Wifi, Bluetooth, Calls, Messages, and Contacts. According to some users complaining about Several Communities that if you check even a simple app like Mi Calculator, it requires the permission of location, wifi.
But Answer for that MI calculator question is given below
The MI calculator app needs permission for Check Online currency rate to a user currency converter. You can Disable the permission in settings.
Conclusion for Xiaomi Privacy issues