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[Tips] Identifying Fake and Genuine Mi In-Ear Headphones!

2016-11-28 12:01:37
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Edited by Kashish at 2016-11-28 10:31 PM

Greetings Mi Fans!
Lately, we have seen duplicates of various Mi Products, especially Headphones and Power Banks. We’ll discuss the same for Mi In-Ear Headphones in this thread.
There are various sellers both offline and online who are selling duplicate Mi Headphones at prices as low as 1/4th or 1/5th of the original price. These sellers aren’t authorized by Mi India and the products they sell are duplicate ones.
We’ll go through this thread to identify fake and genuine Mi Accessories step by step.
So let’s get started!

1)  Always purchase through an Authorized Seller

If you’re yet to purchase your Mi In-Ear Headphone, then this step is for you.
Make sure that you only buy Mi Accessories from (Mi Store) or
Also, double check that the seller at Amazon is Fulfilled by Amazon.

3)  Use the Xiaomi Product Authentication

If you’re currently using a Mi Headphone and you’re not sure if the one you own is original or not then this tool is just for you.
Head over to for Xiaomi Product Authentication.
This is the easiest way to check the authenticity of your Mi In-Ear Headphone.

Also, you can verify your phone purchase by using the Xiaomi Product Authentication.

3) Identify Manually

Still having doubts?
Let’s learn how to differentiate between the original Mi Piston Headphones v/s the duplicate ones with the following photos:

That’s all for today. Hope you will find this thread useful.
Now, don’t ever get cheated by the third-party sellers who sell duplicate Mi Products!

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also the "mi" logo on the earphone case.
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