Leaked photos suggest Xiaomi Inc. will soon release its first 3D printer

Since its founding in 2010, Chinese electronics company Xiaomi Inc. has made a name for itself in the smartphone, laptop, mobile apps, and consumer electronics markets, releasing a wide range of competitively priced products. Now, judging by some leaked photos of a new product, it seems the privately owned company could be venturing into a new area: the world of additive manufacturing.