The entity responsible for the collection, processing and use of your personal data, in the sense established by the Personal Data Protection Act is the website xiaomihome.es, owned by Xiaomi Home.
What are cookies?
Cookies are a set of data that a server deposits in the user’s browser to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information on a website. In other words, they are small text files that are stored on the computer’s hard drive and are used to identify the user when he/she connects to the website again. Their purpose is to record the user’s visit and store certain information. Its use is common and frequent on the web as it allows pages to function more efficiently and achieve greater customization and analysis of user behavior.
What types of cookies exist?
The cookies used on our website, are session and third party, and allow us to store and access information about the language, type of browser used, and other general characteristics predefined by the user, as well as track and analyze the activity carried out, in order to make improvements and provide our services in a more efficient and personalized way.
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into session or permanent cookies. Those that expire when the user closes the browser. Those that expire depending on when the purpose for which they serve is fulfilled (for example, for the user to remain identified in Xiaomi Home services) or when they are manually deleted.
|__utma||Third-Party (Google Analytics)||2 years||Used to distinguish users and sessions||Not Exempt|
|__utmb||Third-Party (Google Analytics)||30 minutes||Used to determine new sessions or visits||Not Exempt|
|__utmc||Third-Party (Google Analytics)||At the end of the session||Configured for use with Urchin||Not Exempt|
|__utmz||Third-Party (Google Analytics)||6 months||Stores the source or campaign that explains how the user arrived at the website||Not Exempt|
Additionally, depending on their purpose, cookies can be classified as follows:
This type of Cookie remembers your preferences for the tools found in the services, so you do not have to reconfigure the service each time you visit. By way of example, this typology includes: Volume settings for video or sound players. Video streaming speeds that are compatible with your browser. Objects stored in the “shopping cart” in e-commerce services such as stores.
These cookies are used to find out which country you are in when you request a service. This cookie is completely anonymous, and is only used to help target content to your location.
Registration cookies are generated once the user has registered or has subsequently opened his session, and are used to identify him in the services with the following objectives:
To keep the user identified so that, if you close a service, the browser or the computer and at another time or another day re-enter that service, you will continue to be identified, thus facilitating your navigation without having to identify yourself again. This functionality can be deleted if the user clicks on the [log out] functionality, so that this cookie is deleted and the next time the user enters the service he/she will have to log in to be identified.
Check if the user is authorized to access certain services, for example, to participate in a contest.
Additionally, some services may use connectors with social networks such as Facebook or Twitter. When the user registers for a service with credentials from a social network, he authorizes the social network to store a persistent Cookie that remembers his identity and grants him access to the services until it expires. The user can delete this Cookie and revoke access to services through social networks by updating their preferences in the specific social network.
Each time a user visits a service, a tool from an external provider generates an analytics cookie on the user’s computer. This cookie, which is only generated during the visit, will be used in future visits to Xiaomi Home services to anonymously identify the visitor. The main objectives pursued are:
To allow anonymous identification of browsing users through the cookie (identifies browsers and devices, not people) and therefore the approximate counting of the number of visitors and their trend over time.
Identify anonymously the most visited content and therefore more attractive to users Know if the user who is accessing is new or repeat visit.
Important: Unless the user decides to register for a Xiaomi Home service, the cookie will never be associated with any personal data that can identify you. Such cookies will only be used for statistical purposes to help optimize the user experience on the site.
This type of cookies allow to expand the information of the advertisements shown to each anonymous user in Xiaomi Home services. Among others, they store the duration or frequency of display of advertising positions, interaction with them, or browsing patterns and / or user behaviors as they help to shape a profile of advertising interest. In this way, they make it possible to offer advertising related to the user’s interests.
Third-party advertising cookies
In addition to advertising managed by Xiaomi Home websites in their services, Xiaomi Home websites offer their advertisers the option to serve ads through third parties (“Ad-Servers”). In this way, these third parties can store cookies sent from Xiaomi Home services coming from users’ browsers, as well as access the data stored in them.
The companies that generate these cookies have their own privacy policies. Currently, Xiaomi Home websites use the Doubleclick platform (Google) to manage these services. For more information, please go to
How can I disable cookies in my browser?
Different browsers can be configured to warn the user of the reception of cookies and, if desired, prevent their installation on the computer. Likewise, the user can check in his browser which cookies he has installed and what is the expiration date of the same, being able to delete them.
For more information, please consult the instructions and manuals of your browser:
For more information on the management of cookies in Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es
For more information on the administration of cookies in Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/cookies-frequently-asked-questions
For more information on how to manage cookies in Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
For more information about managing cookies in Safari: http://www.apple.com/es/privacy/use-of-cookies/
For more information about managing cookies in Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/11.50/es-ES/cookies.html
If you want to stop being tracked by Google Analytics visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
To learn more about cookies
You can learn more about online behavioral advertising and online privacy at the following link: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/es/
Google Analytics data protection: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html
Xiaomi Home websites may modify this Cookies Policy according to legislative requirements, regulations, or in order to adapt this policy to the instructions issued by the Spanish Data Protection Agency, so users are advised to visit it periodically.
When significant changes occur in this Cookies Policy, these will be communicated to users either through the web or via email to registered users.