While smartphone makers Apple and Samsung may be household names in the U.S., there is another player out of China primed for global recognition.
In just five years, the Beijing-based Xiaomi has grown from start-up to the largest smartphone maker in China.
They boast high-quality smartphones for half the price of an iPhone or Samsung Galaxy and they've recently announced plans to expand beyond the border.
Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson spoke with mobile editor Ina Fried of the tech news site Re/code for a look at what the company is all about.
This segment aired on February 3, 2015.