The Chinese manufacturer of smartphones Xiaomi announced that it will open up the online store forcustomers in the United States.
The company however announced that it won’t sell the popular smartphone models, but instead will offer lessknown products such as headphones, forward BBC.
Xiaomi argues that logističeski issues such as certification of hardware are among the reasons that still won’tsell smartphones in the United States.
The company hopes to build a brand in the country before it can begin selling phones.
Xiaomi enjoy higher growth in China, where it is called the “Apple of China” because of her popularSmartphones that are sold at much lower prices than the iPhone.
Xiaomi‘s most expensive privately owned company in the world and is in the top 5 of the largest manufacturers of smartphones – last year the Chinese sold 61 million devices.