The second generation bezel-less smartphone by Xiaomi, will be launched in India on October 10. According to a teaser shared by the company, the Xiaomi phone will be released at an event held in New Delhi. With its launch on October 10, the Mi MIX 2 will become the latest in a series of bezel-less smartphones in India, joining the smartphones of Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ and Note 8, LG Q6, and Vivo V7+, iPhone X will join the list in November too.
There are three variants of the Mi MIX 2 smartphone’s standard non-special edition. The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 was priced in China at CNY 3,299 (roughly Rs. 32,300) for its 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, CNY 3,599 (roughly Rs. 35,300) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant, and CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 39,200) for the 6GB RAM/ 256GB storage variant.
The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Special Edition, has been priced at priced at CNY 4,699 (roughly Rs. 46,000). The special edition variant comes with an all-ceramic body, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. Just like the last time, the announcement contains the name of Mi MIX 2 itself, which makes it unclear if Xiaomi will launch Mi MIX 2 Special Edition in India as well.
MI MIX 2 SPECIFICATION
Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 sports a 5.99-inch full-HD (1080 x 2160 pixels) 18:9 display with a pixel density of 403ppi and a DCI-P3 colour gamut. It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC clocked at up to 2.45GHz and coupled with 6GB of RAM – up to 8GB RAM for the Special Edition (Mi MIX 2 Special Edition). It sports a 12-megapixel Sony IMX386 sensor with 1.25-micron pixels, 4-axis optical image stabilization, 5-piece lens, an f/2.0 aperture, as well as a facial recognition technology. On the front, it packs a 5-megapixel camera with the same facial recognition function. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11ac, GPS/ A-GPS, Bluetooth v5.0, and USB Type-C.