Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 smartphone will launch in India on October 10, company's India head Manu Kumar Jain has confirmed.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 smartphone will launch in India on October 10, company’s India head Manu Kumar Jain has confirmed. Xiaomi, as well as Jain, have tweeted regarding the launch date of the upcoming Mi mobile. The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is a flagship smartphone and the company has launched it after a long time. Xiaomi Mi 5 was the last flagship smartphone launched by the company in India, and that one came in April 2016. While there were reports of a Mi Mix concept smartphone which has a totally bezel-less display screen and a ceramic build along with a front camera placed at the bottom. However, Xiaomi has gone higher with the Mi Mix 2.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 is a premium device, and it will arrive at a time when the market is filled with new flagship smartphones like the Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8. The Mi Mix 2 comes after the concept Mi Mix, and it has the bezel-less display with 18:9 aspect ratio, a feature found in most devices such as iPhone X, Galaxy S8, S8+, LG G6, V30, and more. The price of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 starts at RMB 3,299 in China. This is the 6GB RAM and 64GB memory variant of the phone, and its India price is expected to be around Rs 30,000 to Rs 34,000. The bigger storage variant of the Mi Mix 2 (6GB RAM, 128GB ROM), costs RMB 3,599. In India, the phone could be priced at Rs 35,000 to Rs 38,000. Meanwhile, the biggest version, the 256GB memory variant of the Mi Mix 2 costs RMB 3,999 and in India, the phone could come with a price tag of over Rs 40,000.
Interestingly, in China, Xiaomi already has launched a special version of the Mi MIX 2. This phone has 8GB of RAM and 128GB of memory space. This device has a ceramic unibody build, but ahs an aluminium frame on the sides. This phone is priced at RMB 4,699 and it can be available in India, priced at Rs 45,000 or more.
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— Manu Kumar Jain (@manukumarjain) October 4, 2017
The Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 runs the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. The phone packs a 12MP camera at the back, along with 4-axis OIS (optical image stabilization). The selfie camera (5MP) on the device is embedded at the bottom of the front side. There is a fingerprint scanner on the back of the device. The mobile comes with a 3,400 mAh battery.
When it comes to other specifications, the Mi MIX 2 features a 5.99-inch full display screen. The phone has a speaker with anultrasonic proximity sensor. Interestingly, the phone is available in only one colour variant. However, if the special edition of the Mi Mix 2 comes to India, we can expect a white version as well. Xiaomi plans to launch this smartphone all over the world.