Xiaomi on Tuesday launched its much-anticipated bezel-less smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 at an event in New Delhi. Priced at Rs. 35,999, the new Xiaomi handset will available exclusively on e-retail site Flipkart from October 17.
The Chinese OEM has announced the device with one storage option- 6GB RAM/128GB storage. The Mi Mix 2 flaunts a ceramic body adding an elegant touch. The Mi Mix 2 features a 5.99-inch display full HD LCD (1080×2160 pixel resolution) display with 18:9 aspect ratio and pixel density of 403ppi. The phone boasts an edge-to-edge display (a popular smartphone trend of this year) that supports DCI-P3 colour gamut. There is slight cut out at the bottom of the display to house the front-facing camera. The power button and volume rockers are located at the right edge. The rear-mounted fingerprint sensor is placed below the primary camera module. The phone is sculpted out of 7-series aluminium and features a gold plated camera ring at the back. The screen also has Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection on top.
On the software front, it runs Android 7.1.2 Nougat based on company’s proprietary skin MIUI 9. The phone is powered by Qualcomm’s high-end Snapdragon 835 processor coupled with Adreno 540 GPU for graphics. The device comes with 6GB of RAM paired with 128GB storage. Notably, Xiaomi also introduced a special edition of the smartphone having 8GB RAM and 128GB storage at the global launch in China. However, the company didn’t bring this massive storage variant to India.
In terms of imaging, the Mi Mix 2 offers a 12-megapixel Sony IMX386 primary sensor with f/2.0 aperture, dual-tone LED flash, 4-axis OIS. The rear camera is capable of recording 4K videos. Up front, it has a 5-megapixel camera with facial recognition. The dual-SIM Mi Mix 2 supports 4G LTE and Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0 fast charging. It has a battery backup of 3400mAh. The phone measures-151.8x 75.5 ×7.7 mm and weigh 185grams. It carries Wi-Fi 802.11ac dual-band, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, GLONASS, NFC and USB-Type C port under its connectivity suite.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Price & Availability
As mentioned, the fullscreen display smartphone Mi Mix 2 is priced at Rs. 35,999. The phone will be up for first preview sale on October 17 via Flipkart, Mi.com. In the beginning of November it will be available on Flipkart, Mi.com and Mi home and across offline stores.