While everyone was privy to the launch to the new Xiaomi Mi Note 2, Xiaomi took everyone by surprise at their press event in Beijing a few days ago with the introduction of a near bezel-less smartphone, Xiaomi Mi MIX. Granted, this is not the first of its kind that we have seen, but Xiaomi has definitely improved on what was available before with devices like the Sharp Aquos Crystal, in terms of design, aesthetics, specifications, and features.
Xiaomi Mi MIX Smartphone Design:
The Mi MIX is built with ceramic, which gives it a very elegant and shiny look. This smartphone has dimensions of 158.8×81.9×7.9 mm which means 6.25×3.22×0.31 in. The weight of this phone is 209g. It has IPS LCD capacitive type of touch screen with 16M colours. The size of the phone is 6.4 inches and resolution is 1080×2040 pixels with multi-touch.
Xiaomi Mi MIX Smartphone Features:
Under the hood, the Mi MIX packs what you would expect from any current generation flagship smartphone, including Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, backed by Adreno 530 GPU and 4 GB or 6 GB of RAM depending on which version you option for. The premium version visually differs from the standard iteration by featuring 18k rings around camera unit and the fingerprint scanner on the back.
Other connectivity options such as 4G LTE, VoLTE for HD voice calling, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and GPS. With USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer, 4,400mAh battery along with Quick Charge 3.0. On the software side, it runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow-based MIUI 8.
Xiaomi Mi MIX Smartphone Specs:
|Xiaomi Mi MIX||Specs|
|Screen size (inches)||6.40|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||362|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 821|
|Operating System||Android 6.0|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.20|
Xiaomi Mi MIX Smartphone Price:
The Xiaomi Mi MIX will be available in China from November 4, priced at RMB 3,499 (~$519) for the 4 GB of RAM and RMB 3,999 (~$593) for the 6 GB of RAM iteration.